Scandalize My Name: Stories from the Blacklist

Scandalize My Name: Stories from the Blacklist

Director: Alexandra Isles, Morgan Freeman, Harry Belafonte, Ossie Davis

Cast: Alexandra Isles, Morgan Freeman, Harry Belafonte, Ossie Davis

     
 

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Scandalize My Name provides a searing examination of how "Red Scare" politics were used to hinder America's civil rights movement. This powerful film documents the first-hand experiences of African-American performers faced with blacklists, loyalty oaths and other discrimination. It explores the impact these tactics had on the performers' careers and on civil

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Scandalize My Name provides a searing examination of how "Red Scare" politics were used to hinder America's civil rights movement. This powerful film documents the first-hand experiences of African-American performers faced with blacklists, loyalty oaths and other discrimination. It explores the impact these tactics had on the performers' careers and on civil rights as a whole. Paul Robeson, Jackie Robinson, Harry Belafonte, Ossie Davis, and Dick Campbell are just a few of the notable personalities featured.

Product Details

Release Date:
01/13/2004
UPC:
0634991164627
Original Release:
2000
Rating:
NR
Source:
Urban Works

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