Your browser does not support JavaScript - all functionality on this web page will be lost.

Title Work

Title No: 5426

Title: Eyes on the prize--America's civil rights years, 1954-1965

Alternate Titles:

Eyes on the prize I

Medium: Moving Image

Original Medium: Film; Television; Video

Dates:

1986 (Release)

1986 (Broadcast)

1986 (Release)

1986 (Broadcast)

Original Summary:
"This series is the most comprehensive television documentary on the American Civil Rights movement ever produced. Through rare historical film and incisive present-day interviews, the events and issues of the second American Revolution come to life."--PBS Video cover (2000)

Countries of Origin: U.S.A.

Duration: 6 hr 

Forms: Television mini-series

Genres: Documentary; Ethnic (Nonfiction)

Subjects: Civil rights--United States--History--20th century; Segregation--United States--History; African Americans--Civil rights--History--20th century.; African Americans--Suffrage--History--20th century.; African Americans--History--20th century.; Civil rights demonstrations--United States--History--20th century.; United States--Race relations--History--20th century

Credits:
RoleName
ProducerBagwell, Orlando
EditorBartholomew, Ann
Production CompanyBlackside, Inc.
NarratorBond, Julian
Advisor/Technical AdvisorBranton, Wiley Austin
Advisor/Technical AdvisorCarson, Clayborne
EditorCarver, Elizabeth
Chase, Karen
Chazen, Sara
ProducerCrossley, Callie
ProducerDeVinney, James A.
Advisor/Technical AdvisorDittmer, John
EditorDoherty, M. J.
EditorEisenberg, Daniel
ProducerElse, Jon
WriterFayer, Steve
Advisor/Technical AdvisorFreyer, Tony
EditorGagnon, Eliza
Advisor/Technical AdvisorGarrow, David J.
EditorGarvin, Victoria
Advisor/Technical AdvisorGaston, Paul
Executive ProducerHampton, Henry
Advisor/Technical AdvisorHarding, Vincent
Harris, J. Benjamin
Advisor/Technical AdvisorHine, Darlene Clark
EditorJordan, Jeanne
ResearchKahn-Leavitt, Laurie
Kiley, Lorraine Flynn
Lavelle, Robert
Advisor/Technical AdvisorLawson, Steven F.
Production ManagerMathieu, Jo Ann
Advisor/Technical AdvisorMcNeil, Genna Rae
Supervisor/Supervised ByMeagher-Kuhn, Cynthia
Production Asst/Asst ProducerMontgomery, Peter
Advisor/Technical AdvisorMorris, Aldon
Distribution CompanyPBS Video
ArchivistRabin, Kenn
ResearchRichardson, Judy
Robinson, Inez
EditorScott, Charles
Advisor/Technical AdvisorThornton, J. Mills Dr.
ProducerVecchione, Judith
EditorWoods, Meredith
Advisor/Technical AdvisorZinn, Howard

Notes:
DESCRIPTION : 6 videocassettes (ca. 360 min.) : sd., col. with b&w sequences ; 1/2 in.
Produced by Blackside Inc. and telecast by PBS at WGBH, Boston.

History of the civil rights movement in America. Uses archival footage and interviews with participants in the movement.

DESCRIPTION : 6 videocassettes (ca. 360 min.) : sd., col. with b&w sequences ; 1/2 in.
Produced by Blackside Inc. and telecast by PBS at WGBH, Boston.

History of the civil rights movement in America. Uses archival footage and interviews with participants in the movement.

Items x32

ItemDescription
5426-1Video Tape :  
5426-2Video Tape :  
5426-3Digital : Video/dvcpro 50 
5426-4Digital : Video/mpeg 
5426-5Disc : DVD 
5426-8Safety Film : A roll 
5426-9Safety Film : B roll 
5426-10Safety Film : Original negative track 
5426-11Safety Film : Magnetic track 
5426-12Safety Film : Sprocketed Magnetic Film 
5426-13Safety Film : Internegative 
5426-14Safety Film : Internegative 
5426-15Audio Tape : 5"" Reel, 1"" Tape 
5426-16Safety Film : Fine grain master 
5426-17Safety Film : Sprocketed Magnetic Film 
5426-18Safety Film : Sprocketed Magnetic Film 
5426-19Safety Film : Reversal print 
5426-20Safety Film : Answer print 
5426-21Safety Film : Interpositive 
5426-22Safety Film : Sprocketed Magnetic Film 
5426-23Safety Film : Negative track 
5426-24Digital : Video/quicktime 
5426-25Video Tape : Type C 
5426-26Digital : Video/quicktime 
5426-27Safety Film : Viewing print 
5426-28Safety Film : Viewing print 
5426-29Digital : Video/quicktime 
5426-30Digital : Audio/wav 
5426-31Digital : Video/quicktime 
5426-32Digital : Audio/wav 
5426-33Digital : Video/quicktime 
5426-34Disc : 12"" Laser Disc 


Contents x6

Seq NoTitle NoTitle
116Awakenings (1954-56)
217Fighting back (1957-62)
318Ain't scared of your jails (1960-61)
419No easy walk (1962-66)
520Mississippi : Is this America? (1962-64)
621Bridge to freedom (1965)


Related Works x1

TypeTitle NoTitle
5429Eyes on the prize--America's civil rights years, 1954-1965 [production]