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Black Moderates and Black Militants

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Film Identifier: F.2005-03-0037
Run Time
0h 9m 27s
Format
16mm
Color
B&W
Sound
Optical
Date Produced
1969
Abstract
Three members of the Chicago Chapter of the Black Panther Party, including future congressman Bobby Rush, respectfully debate with the principal of an African American high school on strategies for ending racism.
Description
This film is part of a seven part module or educational film series ("The Urban Crisis and the New Militants") produced by The Film Group that, "teach by raising questions rather than by attempting to answer them." The modules tell their story through editing rather than voice-over narration and show "real events, with real people acting spontaneously," as the Group explained to an educational film distributor.
Preservation Sponsor
National Film Preservation Foundation
Distributors
NewenhouseNovo
Main Credits
Film Group (Firm: Chicago, Ill.) (is production company)
Actors, Performers and Participants
Rush, Bobby (is participant)
Form
Short
Related Place
Chicago (production location of)