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Author: Sam PollardSheila Curran BernardLaurence Fishburne, IIIJason L PollardAndrew YoungAll authors
Publisher: [Arlington, VA] : PBS Distribution, [2012] ©2012
Series: PBS
Edition/Format:   DVD video : NTSC color broadcast system : EnglishView all editions and formats
Summary:
Challenges one of America's most cherished assumptions, the belief that slavery in the United States ended with Abraham Lincoln's Emancipation Proclamation, by telling the harrowing story of how, in the South, a new system of involuntary servitude took its place with shocking force.
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Genre/Form: Video recordings for the hearing impaired
Television adaptations
Documentary television programs
History
Nonfiction television programs
Historical television programs
Television programs
Material Type: Internet resource, Videorecording
Document Type: Visual material, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Sam Pollard; Sheila Curran Bernard; Laurence Fishburne, III; Jason L Pollard; Andrew Young; Michael Bacon; Douglas A Blackmon; TPT National Productions,; Two Dollars and a Dream (Firm),; PBS Distribution (Firm),
ISBN: 9781608836253 1608836258
Language Note: Soundtrack in English, with optional subtitles for the deaf and hard of hearing.
OCLC Number: 773759224
Notes: Based on the Pulitzer Prize-winning book by Douglas A. Blackmon.
Originally produced for television in 2012.
Special features include: "The bricks we stand on," Douglas A. Blackmon shares how the project evolved (18 minutes); behind the scenes.
Credits: Editor, Jason L. Pollard ; director of photography, Andrew Young ; original music, Michael Bacon.
Performer(s): Narrator, Laurence Fishburne.
Awards: Official Selection, 2012, Sundance Film Festival.
Target Audience: Rating: TV-PG-L, V.
Description: 1 videodisc (90 min.) : sound, color with black and white sequences ; 4 3/4 in.
Details: DVD, NTSC, region 1, widescreen, stereo.
Contents: Prologue --
Freedom --
Reconstruction ends --
Convict leasing --
Criminalizing African Americans --
Peonage on trial --
The arrest of Green Cottenham --
Slave farm of John S. Williams --
End of slavery.
Series Title: PBS
Responsibility: produced and directed by Sam Pollard ; written by Sheila Curran Bernard ; a production of TPT National Productions in association with Two Dollars & A Dream, Inc.

Abstract:

Challenges one of America's most cherished assumptions, the belief that slavery in the United States ended with Abraham Lincoln's Emancipation Proclamation, by telling the harrowing story of how, in the South, a new system of involuntary servitude took its place with shocking force.
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