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The Resource Unforgivable blackness (DVD) : the rise and fall of Jack Johnson, a production of Florentine Films and WETA Washington, DC ; producers, David Schaye, Paul Barnes and Ken Burns ; writer, Geoffrey C. Ward ; director, Ken Burns, (videorecordingDVD)

Unforgivable blackness (DVD) : the rise and fall of Jack Johnson, a production of Florentine Films and WETA Washington, DC ; producers, David Schaye, Paul Barnes and Ken Burns ; writer, Geoffrey C. Ward ; director, Ken Burns, (videorecordingDVD)

Label
Unforgivable blackness (DVD) : the rise and fall of Jack Johnson
Title
Unforgivable blackness (DVD)
Title remainder
the rise and fall of Jack Johnson
Statement of responsibility
a production of Florentine Films and WETA Washington, DC ; producers, David Schaye, Paul Barnes and Ken Burns ; writer, Geoffrey C. Ward ; director, Ken Burns
Title variation
Rise and fall of Jack Johnson
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Tells the story of the first African-American boxer to be heavyweight champion of the world and his struggle to live as a free man
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Photography, Buddy Squires and Steve McCarthy ; music, Wynton Marsalis
PerformerNote
Narrator: Keith David ; Samuel L. Jackson: voice of Jack Johnson
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1953-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Burns, Ken
  • David, Keith
  • Jackson, Samuel L
  • PBS Home Video
Runtime
220
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Johnson, Jack
  • African American boxers
  • Boxers (Sports)
  • Documentary films
  • Biographical films
  • Video recordings for the hearing impaired
Technique
live action
Label
Unforgivable blackness (DVD) : the rise and fall of Jack Johnson, a production of Florentine Films and WETA Washington, DC ; producers, David Schaye, Paul Barnes and Ken Burns ; writer, Geoffrey C. Ward ; director, Ken Burns, (videorecordingDVD)
Instantiates
Publication
Extent
2 videodiscs (220 min.)
Isbn
9780793699490
Other physical details
sd., col., b&w.
Label
Unforgivable blackness (DVD) : the rise and fall of Jack Johnson, a production of Florentine Films and WETA Washington, DC ; producers, David Schaye, Paul Barnes and Ken Burns ; writer, Geoffrey C. Ward ; director, Ken Burns, (videorecordingDVD)
Publication
Extent
2 videodiscs (220 min.)
Isbn
9780793699490
Other physical details
sd., col., b&w.

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