The Resource Eyes on the prize : Fighting back (1957-1962) : America's civil rights movement, Vol. 1, Awakenings (1954-1956), Blackside ; [creator and executive producer, Henry Hampton], (DVD ;)

Eyes on the prize : Fighting back (1957-1962) : America's civil rights movement, Vol. 1, Awakenings (1954-1956), Blackside ; [creator and executive producer, Henry Hampton], (DVD ;)

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Eyes on the prize : Fighting back (1957-1962) : America's civil rights movement, Vol. 1, Awakenings (1954-1956)
Title
Eyes on the prize
Title remainder
Fighting back (1957-1962) : America's civil rights movement
Title number
Vol. 1
Title part
Awakenings (1954-1956)
Statement of responsibility
Blackside ; [creator and executive producer, Henry Hampton]
Title variation
  • Awakenings (1954-1956)
  • Fighting back (1957-1962)
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
  • Awakenings (1954-1956) : Covers two events that helped to focus the nation's attention on the rights of black Americans: the 1955 lynching in Mississippi of 14-year-old Emmett Till and the 1955-56 Montgomery, Ala. boycott. Also shows southern race relations at mid-century and witnesses the awakening of individuals to their own courage and power
  • Fighting back (1957-1962) : Covers stories detailing the confrontation between state and federal governments over enforcement of the law of equality, which marked an escalation in the struggle for civil rights from which there was no turning back
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Characteristic
videorecording
Intended audience
MPAA rating: PG
Language note
Closed-captioned
PerformerNote
Narrator: Julian Bond
Runtime
120
Target audience
adult
Technique
live action
Eyes on the prize : Fighting back (1957-1962) : America's civil rights movement, Vol. 1, Awakenings (1954-1956), Blackside ; [creator and executive producer, Henry Hampton], (DVD ;)
Label
Eyes on the prize : Fighting back (1957-1962) : America's civil rights movement, Vol. 1, Awakenings (1954-1956), Blackside ; [creator and executive producer, Henry Hampton], (DVD ;)
Publication
Note
  • Originally produced as a special presentation of American Experience television program in 1986
  • Special features: Interview with Henry Hampton, Profiles; Primary source and graphs; Downloadable study guide
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Color
mixed
Configuration of playback channels
stereophonic
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Dimensions
4 3/4.
Dimensions
other
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Edition
Full screen
Extent
1 videodisc (DVD) (ca. 120 min.)
Isbn
9780793692552
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
841887007566
Other physical details
sd., col. with b&w sequences
Publisher number
EYES701
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System details
DVD
Video recording format
DVD
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