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Eyes on the prize : America's civil rights years, 1954-1965 / creator and executive producer, Henry Hampton ; a production of Blackside.

Contributor(s): DeVinney, James A | Bond, Julian, 1940-2015 | Hampton, Henry, 1940-1998 | PBS Home Video | Blackside, Inc.
Material type: FilmFilmPublisher: Alexandria, VA : PBS Home Video, 2010Description: 3 videodiscs (360 min.) : sound, color, black and white ; 4 3/4 in.Content type: two-dimensional moving image Media type: video Carrier type: videodiscISBN: 9786313427093 : DVD; 6313427092 : DVD; 9781608831067; 160883106X.Other title: America's civil rights years, 1954-1965.Uniform titles: Eyes on the prize (Television program) | American experience (Television program) Subject(s): Civil rights movements -- United States -- 20th century -- Personal narratives | Civil rights movements -- United States -- History -- 20th century | United States -- History -- 1953-1961 | United States -- History -- 1961-1969 | United States -- Race relations | Civil rights movements | Race relations | United States | 1900-1999Genre/Form: Documentary television programs. | Historical television programs. | History. | Nonfiction television programs. | Personal narratives. | Video recordings for the hearing impaired. | Historical television programs. | Documentary television programs. | Video recordings for the hearing impaired. | Nonfiction television programs.DDC classification: 323.1196/073
Contents:
Disc 1. Awakenings (1954-1956) -- Fighting back (1957-1962) -- Disc 2. Ain't scared of your jails (1960-1961) -- No easy walk (1961-1963) -- Disc 3. Mississippi: Is this America? (1962-1964) -- Bridge to freedom (1965).
Production Credits: Associate producers, Llewellyn M. Smith, Prudence Arndt ; edited by Daniel Eisenberg, Jeanne Jordan, Charles Scott ; senior researcher, Laurie Kahn-Leavitt ; camera, Jon Else [and others] ; academic advisors, Wiley Branton, Clayborne Carson, John Dittmer, Tony Freyer, David Garrow, Paul Gaston, Vincent Harding, Darlene Clark Hine, Steve Lawson, Genna Rae McNeil, Aldon Morris, J. Mills Thornton, Howard Zinn ; theme music produced, arranged and performed by Bernice Johnson Reagan ; series title animation, Colossal Pictures.
Julian Bond, narrator.Summary: The definitive story of the Civil Rights era from the point of view of the ordinary men and women whose extraordinary actions launched a movement that changed the fabric of American life, and embodied a struggle whose reverberations are felt today.
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E185.61 .E94 2010 Disc 2 (Browse shelf) Available Ain't Scared of your Jails (1960-61) / No Easy Walk (1961-63) 0000002309839
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E185.61 .E94 2010 Disc 3 (Browse shelf) Available Mississippi: Is this America? (1962-64) / Bridge to Freedom (1965) 0000002309821
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E185.61 .E94 2010 Disc 1 (Browse shelf) Available Awakenings (1954-56) / Fighting Back (957-62) 0000002309847

Originally produced in 1986, as a special presentation of American experience.

Special feature: interview with Henry Hampton.

Disc 1. Awakenings (1954-1956) -- Fighting back (1957-1962) -- Disc 2. Ain't scared of your jails (1960-1961) -- No easy walk (1961-1963) -- Disc 3. Mississippi: Is this America? (1962-1964) -- Bridge to freedom (1965).

Julian Bond, narrator.

The definitive story of the Civil Rights era from the point of view of the ordinary men and women whose extraordinary actions launched a movement that changed the fabric of American life, and embodied a struggle whose reverberations are felt today.

TV rating: TV-PG.

DVDs, stereo.

For private home use only.

Closed-captioned.

Associate producers, Llewellyn M. Smith, Prudence Arndt ; edited by Daniel Eisenberg, Jeanne Jordan, Charles Scott ; senior researcher, Laurie Kahn-Leavitt ; camera, Jon Else [and others] ; academic advisors, Wiley Branton, Clayborne Carson, John Dittmer, Tony Freyer, David Garrow, Paul Gaston, Vincent Harding, Darlene Clark Hine, Steve Lawson, Genna Rae McNeil, Aldon Morris, J. Mills Thornton, Howard Zinn ; theme music produced, arranged and performed by Bernice Johnson Reagan ; series title animation, Colossal Pictures.

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