Maya Angelou and still I rise
DVD
2017
3 available of 5 items

Examines the life and legacy of African American poet, memoirist, and civil rights worker Maya Angelou, from her upbringing in the Depression-era South to her work with Malcolm X in Ghana to the recitation of her inaugural poem for President Bill Clinton. Includes Angelou's own words woven together with archival photographs and videos as well as interviews with Angelou's friends and family.

Item Details
Series:
American masters
American masters (Television program) DVD.
Subjects:
African American women authors -- Biography.
African American women civil rights workers -- Biography.
Angelou, Maya.
Authors, American -- 20th century -- Biography.
Genre:
Biographical television programs.
Documentary television programs.
Historical television programs.
Video recordings for the hearing impaired.
Other Authors:
Alix, Jay (Film producer), film producer.
Angelou, Maya, interviewee (expression)
Clinton, Bill, 1946- interviewee (expression)
Clinton, Hillary Rodham, interviewee (expression)
Common (Musician), interviewee (expression)
Hercules, Bob, film director, film producer.
Independent Television Service, production company.
Jackman, Una, film producer.
Johnson, Guy, 1945- interviewee (expression)
Jones, Quincy, 1933- interviewee (expression)
PBS Distribution (Firm), film distributor.
Public Broadcasting Service (U.S.), publisher.
Singleton, John, 1968-2019 interviewee (expression)
Tyson, Cicely, interviewee (expression)
WNET (Television station : New York, N.Y.), production company.
Whack, Rita Coburn, 1958- film director, film producer.
Winfrey, Oprah, interviewee (expression)
Woodard, Alfre, 1953- interviewee (expression)
ISBN:
9781627899871
Description:
1 videodisc (114 minutes) : sound, colour with black and white sequences ; 4 3/4 inches.
digital optical
video file DVD video region 1
Target Audience Note:
CHVR: Not rated.
Other Title:
American masters. Maya Angelou : and still I rise
And still I rise
Notes:
Originally released as a documentary film in 2016; later broadcast as an episode of the PBS television series: American masters.
Director of photography, Keith Walker ; editors, David E. Simpson, Lillian E. Benson ; original music, Stephen James Taylor.
Interviewees, Maya Angelou, Bill Clinton, Oprah Winfrey, Common, Alfre Woodard, Cicely Tyson, Quincy Jones, Hillary Clinton, John Singleton, Guy Johnson.
DVD; NTSC; region 1; widescreen presentation; stereo.
For private home use only.
English audio and subtitles.
Publisher or Distributor Number:
AMM62910
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