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Title 4 little girls [videorecording] / an HBO documentary film in association with 40 Acres and a Mule Filmworks production ; a Spike Lee Joint ; director, producer, Spike Lee ; producer, Sam Pollard.

Imprint [New York] : HBO Home Video, c1998.

Copies

Location Call No. OPAC Message Status
 Axe 1st Floor DVD Collection  976.1781063 F825 1998    ---  Available
 PHS AV Material  DVD 323.1 4 Little    PHS NOT AVAILABLE  NO HOLDS AT PHS
Description 1 videodisc (102 min.) : sd., col. with b&w sequences ; 4 3/4 in.
System Details DVD, Dolby digital; Region 1; aspect ratio 4:3.
Language Includes English, Spanish or French subtitles ; closed-captioned in English for the hearing impaired.
Performer Interview subjects: Bill Cosby, Walter Cronkite, Jesse Jackson, Andrew Young, Coretta Scott King, George Wallace ... [et al.].
Credits Director of photography, Ellen Kuras ; editor, Sam Pollard ; music, Terence Blanchard.
Summary When a bomb tears through the basement of a black Baptist church on a peaceful fall morning, it takes the lives of four young girls; Denise McNair, Carole Robertson, Cynthia Wesley and Addie Mae Collins. This racially motivated crime, taking place at a time when the civil rights movement is burning with a new flame, could have doused that flame forever. Instead it fuels a nation's outrage and brings Birmingham, Alabama to the forefront of America's concern.
Audience MPAA rating: Not rated.
Note Special features include: epilogue, Making of Four Little Girls, weblinks, and Spike Lee biography.
Subject Bombings -- Alabama -- Birmingham -- History -- 20th century.
African American children -- Alabama -- Birmingham -- History -- 20th century.
African Americans -- Civil rights -- Alabama -- Birmingham -- History -- 20th century.
Murder -- Alabama -- Birmingham -- History -- 20th century.
Ku Klux Klan (1915- ) -- Alabama -- Birmingham.
Civil rights movements -- Alabama -- Birmingham -- History -- 20th century.
African American churches -- Alabama -- Birmingham -- History -- 20th century.
Birmingham (Ala.) -- Race relations.
Genre/Form Documentary films.
Video recordings for the hearing impaired.
Subject French language materials -- Videorecordings.
Spanish language materials -- Videorecordings.
Genre/Form Feature films.
Added Author Lee, Spike.
Pollard, Sam.
Cosby, Bill, 1937-
Cronkite, Walter, 1916-2009.
Jackson, Jesse, 1941-
Young, Andrew, 1932-
King, Coretta Scott, 1927-2006.
Wallace, George C. (George Corley), 1919-1998
Kuras, Ellen, 1959-
Blanchard, Terence, 1962-
Home Box Office (Firm)
Forty Acres & a Mule Filmworks.
Added Title Four little girls
ISBN 0783118155
9780783118154
Standard No. 026359147821
Music No. 91478 HBO Home Video

 
    
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