Half Past Autumn: The Life and Art of Gordon Parks

Half Past Autumn: The Life and Art of Gordon Parks

Director: Craig Rice

Cast: Craig Rice, Gordon Parks, Alfre Woodard

     
 

View All Available Formats & Editions

In this video, viewers consider the work and life of Gordon Parks. Perhaps best known as a photojournalist, Parks was also a novelist, poet, musician, and filmmaker. This video offers commentary on every facet of this man's remarkable career, concentrating on the motivation and techniques he used in creating his best-known work, his portraits of American poverty and… See more details below

Overview

In this video, viewers consider the work and life of Gordon Parks. Perhaps best known as a photojournalist, Parks was also a novelist, poet, musician, and filmmaker. This video offers commentary on every facet of this man's remarkable career, concentrating on the motivation and techniques he used in creating his best-known work, his portraits of American poverty and racial tension. Along with his photography, Parks is well remembered for the essays that accompanied his photos, essays that influenced the way people approached the subjects he documented.

Product Details

Release Date:
02/15/2012
UPC:
0883316452493
Original Release:
2001
Rating:
NR
Source:
Warner Archives
Region Code:
1
Presentation:
[Full Frame]
Time:
1:30:00
Sales rank:
41,599

Special Features

Closed-Caption

Cast & Crew

Read More

Scene Index

Disc #1 -- Half Past Autumn: The Life and Works of Gordon Parks
1. Chapter 1 [13:06]
2. Chapter 2 [14:12]
3. Chapter 3 [13:35]
4. Chapter 4 [15:07]
5. Chapter 5 [14:03]
6. Chapter 6 [21:31]

Read More

Customer Reviews

Average Review:

Write a Review

and post it to your social network

     

Most Helpful Customer Reviews

See all customer reviews >