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Main Title That's Black entertainment [videorecording] /
Publisher produced and distributed by OnDeck Home Entertainment,
Place Published North Hollywood, CA
Year Published 1997
OCLC Number 36654967
Subject Added Ent African Americans in motion pictures.; African Americans in the motion picture industry.; African Americans--Drama.; African Americans--Music.; Musical films--United States.; Short films--United States.; Race films.
Library   Call Number Additional Info Location Date Modified
EJAM BEPAC PN1995.9.N4T4 1997 BEPAC Region 3 Library/Philadelphia, PA 09/13/2013
Collation 2 videocassettes (ca. 106 min.) : sd., col. with b&w sequences ; 1/2 in.
Notes Title from cassette label.
Contents Notes Vol. 1 covers the history of Black filmmaking from its earliest days through the twenties, focusing on the movies that were made and the production companies that produced them and includes three short films. Vol. 2 compiles a vintage video collection of three-minute music videos called "soundies" that were originally screened on a visual jukebox called Panorams during the 1940s. v. 1, Race movies : the early history of Black cinema with three original short films. St. Louis blues (starring Bessie Smith) -- Hi-de-ho (starring Cab Calloway) -- Boogie-woogie dream (starring Lena Horne). v. 2, The soundies era : Black music video's from the 1940's. Hey lawdy mama (June Richmond with Roy Milton and his band) -- Take me back, baby (Count Basie Orchestra) -- Some of these days (Maxine Sullivan) -- Beat me, daddy (Maurice Rocco) -- Is you is, or is you ain't my baby? (King Cole Trio and Ida James) -- Baby won't you please come home (Herb Jeffries) -- Keep waitin' (George Washington Brown) -- Toot that trumpet (Deep River Boys) -- Keep smiling (Four Ginger Snaps) -- Babbling Bess (Chanticleers) -- Dispossessed blues (Lynn Albritton and the Four Knobs) -- Lovin' up a solid breeze (Chanticleers) -- Block party revels (Billy and Ann, Lynn Albritton, Four Knobs, the Harlem Cuties) -- Minnie the moocher (Cab Calloway and his orchestra) -- I call it love (King Cole Trio) -- King of the vibes (Lionel Hampton).
Access Notes VHS.
Author Added Ent
Kaye, Barbara L.;
Smith, Bessie,;
Calloway, Cab,;
Horne, Lena.;
Richmond, June,;
Milton, Roy.;
Sullivan, Maxine,;
Rocco, Maurice.;
James, Ida.;
Jeffries, Herb.;
Brown, George Washington.;
Albritton, Lynn.;
Hampton, Lionel.
Corporate Au Added Ent OnDeck Home Entertainment (Firm); Count Basie Orchestra.; King Cole Trio.; Deep River Boys.; Four Ginger Snaps (Musical group); Chanticleers (Musical group); Four Knobs (Musical group); Harlem Cuties (Musical group)
Alternate Title African-American contributions in film and music, 1903-1944
PUB Date Free Form c1997
Ti Tra Differently Race movies : the early history of Black cinema.\ St. Louis blues.\ Hi-de-ho.\ Boogie-woogie dream.\ Soundies era : Black music video's from the 1940's.
BIB Level m
Medium videorecording
OCLC Time Stamp 20090423101921
Cataloging Source OCLC/T
Language eng
Origin OCLC
Type CAT
OCLC Rec Leader 03852cgm 2200685Ia 45020