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Title Work

Title No: 245

Title: Interview with Dave Dennis

Medium: Audio; Documentation; Moving Image

Original Medium: Film; Recorded Sound

Date: 10 Nov  1985 (Created)

Original Summary:
Filmed interview with Dave Dennis conducted for Eyes on the Prize. Discussion centers on Freedom Summer, Medgar Evers, James Chaney, and Dennis' reaction to their murders. Also Dennis' work with the Council of Federated Organizations (COFO) in Mississippi, and the Mississippi Freedom Democratic Party's challenge to the official  Democratic Party.

Countries of Origin: U.S.A.

Duration: 1 hr 0 min 45 sec 

Genres: Interview

Subjects: Mississippi; Mississippi--Politics and government; Mississippi--Social conditions; Civil rights workers--Mississippi; Suffrage--Mississippi; Mississippi Freedom Project; Mississippi--Race relations

Name As Subjects: Evers, Medgar Wiley; Dennis, Dave; Moses, Robert Parris; Mississippi Freedom Democratic Party; Democratic National Convention; Chaney, James Earl; Council of Federated Organizations

InterviewerBagwell, Orlando
Production CompanyBlackside, Inc.
IntervieweeDennis, Dave
ProducerTeam B

James Chaney Memorial - Dave Dennis Speech Mag Track, (Item # 26745) listed as original footage, but need to check this, may be stock footage.

Reference Materials x2


Items x13

245-1Safety Film : Original negative 
245-2Safety Film : Sprocketed Magnetic Film 
245-3Paper : File Folder 
245-4Audio Tape : 1/4" Audio Tape 
245-5Audio Tape : Audio Cassette 
245-6Safety Film : Positive picture 
245-7Safety Film : Check Print 
245-8Safety Film : Interpositive 
245-9Safety Film : Sprocketed Magnetic Film 
245-10Digital : Video/quicktime 
245-11Digital : Video/quicktime 
245-12Digital : Video/quicktime 
245-13Digital : Video/quicktime 

Component Contents x6

121-1-245-2Audio Tape : 1/4" Audio Tape 
14056-1-245-1Audio Tape : 1/4" Audio Tape 
14056-2-245-1Safety Film : Sprocketed Magnetic Film 
121-2-245-2Safety Film : Sprocketed Magnetic Film 
14056-3-245-1Digital : Audio/wav 
121-3-245-2Digital : Audio/wav 

Contained By x4

Title NoTitle
3845Eyes on the prize [interviews]
15019Remembering Mississippi Freedom Summer
121Not for public viewing
14056Not for public viewing

Related Works x2

TypeTitle NoTitle
20Mississippi : Is this America? (1962-64)
1180Pre-interview with Dave Dennis