Cover image for African American lives
Title:
African American lives
Edition:
Widescreen format.
Publication Information:
[Alexandria, Va.] : PBS Home Video ; Hollywood, Calif. : distributed by Paramount Home Entertainment, [2006]
ISBN:
9781415716946
Physical Description:
1 videodisc (ca. 240 min.) : sd., col. and b&w ; 4 3/4 in.
System Details:
DVD, region 1; NTSC; stereo.
Target Audience:
Not rated.
Language:
English
Language Note:
Closed-captioned.
General Note:
Originally broadcast as a four-part television series in 2006.
Contents:
Listening to our past / producer and director, Jesse Sweet; editors, Eric Davis, Michael Weingrad -- The promise of freedom / producer and director, Leslie Asako Gladsjo ; editors, Joanna Kiernan, Geeta Gandbhr -- Searching for our names / producer and director, Leslie D. Farrell; editors, Merril Stern, Kathryn Moore -- Beyond the middle passage / producer and director, Graham Judd; editors, Kate Hirson, Stefan Knerrich.
Abstract:
A compelling combination of storytelling and science, this series uses genealogy, oral histories, family stories and DNA to trace roots of several accomplished African Americans down through American history and back to Africa.
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