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I am not your negro / Velvet Film, Inc. (USA), Velvet Film (France) present in coproduction with Artémis Productions, Close Up Films, in coproduction with ARTE France, Independent Lens, RTS Radio Télévision Suisse, RTBF (Télévision belge), Shelter Prod ; written by James Baldwin ; directed by Raoul Peck ; produced by Rémi Grellety, Raoul Peck, Hébert Peck ; a Raoul Peck film.

Contributor(s): Peck, Raoul [film director,, film producer,, compiler,, editor.] | Baldwin, James, 1924-1987 [screenwriter,, on-screen participant.] | Grellety, Rémi [film producer.] | Peck, Hébert, 1958- [film producer.] | Strauss, Alexandra [editor of moving image work.] | Adebonojo, Henry, 1959- [director of photography.] | Ross, Bill, 1980- [director of photography.] | Ross, Turner, 1982- [director of photography.] | Aĭgi, Alekseĭ [composer (expression)] | Jackson, Samuel L [narrator.] | Belafonte, Harry, 1927- [on-screen participant.] | Brando, Marlon [on-screen participant.] | Cavett, Dick [on-screen participant.] | Bush, George W. (George Walker), 1946- [on-screen participant.] | Baldwin, James, 1924-1987. Remember this house | Velvet Film GmbH [production company.] | Artémis productions (Belgium) [production company.] | ARTE France [production company.] | Radio-télévision suisse [production company.] | Radio-Télévision belge de la communauté culturelle française [production company.] | Kino Lorber Edu (Firm) [publisher.].
Material type: FilmFilmDescription: 1 videodisc (94 min.) : sound, color, with black and white sequences ; 4 3/4 in.Content type: two-dimensional moving image Media type: video Carrier type: videodiscUniform titles: I am not your negro (Motion picture) | Independent lens (Television program) Subject(s): Evers, Medgar Wiley, 1925-1963 -- Assassination | X, Malcolm, 1925-1965 -- Assassination | King, Martin Luther, Jr., 1929-1968 -- Assassination | Baldwin, James, 1924-1987 -- Film adaptations | Baldwin, James, 1924-1987 | Evers, Medgar Wiley, 1925-1963 | King, Martin Luther, Jr., 1929-1968 | X, Malcolm, 1925-1965 | 1900-1999 | Civil rights movements -- United States -- History -- 20th century | Racism -- United States -- History -- 20th century | Race discrimination -- United States -- History -- 20th century | African Americans -- Civil rights -- History -- 20th century | African Americans -- Civil rights | Assassination | Civil rights movements | Race discrimination | Race relations | Racism | United States -- Race relations | United States -- Race relations -- 20th century | United StatesGenre/Form: Documentary films. | Film adaptations. | Feature films. | Nonfiction films. | Documentary films. | Feature films. | Film adaptations. | History. | Nonfiction films.
Contents:
On Cavett -- Paying my dues -- Heroes -- Witness -- Memorandum -- Philosophies -- I was not a racist -- Medgar Evers -- Purity -- Sex symbols -- Selling the negro -- I'm sorry -- War -- What I know -- MLK Jr. -- Senseless.
Production Credits: James Baldwin material compiled and edited by Raoul Peck ; editor, Alexandra Strauss ; directors of photography, Henry Adebonojo, Bill Ross, Turner Ross ; original score by Alexei Aigui.
With the voice of Samuel L. Jackson ; featuring James Baldwin, Harry Belafonte, Marlon Brando, Dick Cavett, Ray Charles, George W. Bush.Summary: "I AM NOT YOUR NEGRO is an examination of racism in America through the lens of James Baldwin's unfinished book, REMEMBER THIS HOUSE. Intended as an account of the lives of Medgar Evers, Malcolm X, and Martin Luther King, Jr., each of whom James Baldwin personally knew, only a 30-page manuscript of the book was ever completed. Combining Baldwin's manuscript with footage of depictions of African-Americans throughout American history, I AM NOT YOUR NEGRO uses Baldwin's words to illuminate the pervasiveness of American racism and the efforts to curtail it, from the civil rights movement to #BlackLivesMatter. Narrated by Samuel L. Jackson, I AM NOT YOUR NEGRO explores the continued peril America faces from institutionalized racism."--Container.
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Based on James Baldwin's unfinished book, "Remember this house."

DVD release of the 2016 motion picture.

Originally produced as a documentary film in 2016.

Running time is listed as 93 min. on container and 95 min. on disc label; actual running time is 93:32.

On Cavett -- Paying my dues -- Heroes -- Witness -- Memorandum -- Philosophies -- I was not a racist -- Medgar Evers -- Purity -- Sex symbols -- Selling the negro -- I'm sorry -- War -- What I know -- MLK Jr. -- Senseless.

James Baldwin material compiled and edited by Raoul Peck ; editor, Alexandra Strauss ; directors of photography, Henry Adebonojo, Bill Ross, Turner Ross ; original score by Alexei Aigui.

With the voice of Samuel L. Jackson ; featuring James Baldwin, Harry Belafonte, Marlon Brando, Dick Cavett, Ray Charles, George W. Bush.

"I AM NOT YOUR NEGRO is an examination of racism in America through the lens of James Baldwin's unfinished book, REMEMBER THIS HOUSE. Intended as an account of the lives of Medgar Evers, Malcolm X, and Martin Luther King, Jr., each of whom James Baldwin personally knew, only a 30-page manuscript of the book was ever completed. Combining Baldwin's manuscript with footage of depictions of African-Americans throughout American history, I AM NOT YOUR NEGRO uses Baldwin's words to illuminate the pervasiveness of American racism and the efforts to curtail it, from the civil rights movement to #BlackLivesMatter. Narrated by Samuel L. Jackson, I AM NOT YOUR NEGRO explores the continued peril America faces from institutionalized racism."--Container.

MPAA rating: PG-13; for disturbing violent images, thematic material, language and brief nudity.

DVD-R; NTSC format, all regions; widescreen (1.78:1) presentation ; Dolby digital stereo.

In English with optional English subtitles for the deaf and hard of hearing (SDH).

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