Blacks & Jews /

Early in the 20th century Black and Jewish Americans joined forces against bigotry and for civil rights but in the late 1960s each group turned inward and the coalition fell apart. This film examines the history of this collaboration and recent racial conflicts between African-Americans and Jews and...

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Imprint:San Francisco, CA : California Newsreel, [200-?], c1997.
Description:1 videodisc (85 min.) : sd., col. with b&w sequences ; 4 3/4 in.
Language:English
Subject:Castlemont High School (Oakland, Calif.) -- Students -- Attitudes.
Castlemont High School (Oakland, Calif.)
Schindler's list (Motion picture) -- Influence.
Schindler's list (Motion picture)
African Americans -- Relations with Jews.
Jews -- United States -- Attitudes.
African Americans -- Attitudes.
Jews -- United States.
Antisemitism -- United States -- History -- 20th century.
Racism -- California -- Oakland.
Racism -- New York (State) -- New York.
High school students -- California -- Oakland -- Attitudes.
African American students -- California -- Oakland -- Attitudes.
Black Muslims -- Attitudes.
Conflict management -- United States.
African Americans -- Attitudes.
African Americans -- Relations with Jews.
Antisemitism.
Conflict management.
High school students -- Attitudes.
Influence (Literary, artistic, etc.)
Jews.
Jews -- Attitudes.
Race relations.
Racism.
Students -- Attitudes.
Crown Heights (New York, N.Y.) -- Race relations.
New York (N.Y.) -- Race relations.
Oakland (Calif.) -- Race relations.
United States -- Race relations.
California -- Oakland.
New York (State) -- New York.
New York (State) -- New York -- Crown Heights.
United States.
Documentary films.
Documentary films.
Feature films.
History.
Nonfiction films.
Format: Video DVD E-Resource
URL for this record:http://pi.lib.uchicago.edu/1001/cat/bib/8376491
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Varying Form of Title:Blacks and Jews
Other authors / contributors:Snitow, Alan.
Kaufman, Deborah, 1955-
Scott, Bari.
Rubin, Gary.
Pogrebin, Letty Cottin.
Lazerson, David B.
Lerner, Michael, 1943-
West, Cornel.
Marx, Robert.
Ross, Clyde.
Carson, Clayborne, 1944-
Coleman, Wanda.
Johnson, Albert, 1925 May 9-1998.
Hiller, Arthur.
Biale, David, 1949-
Wolfe, Jerry.
Notes:Originally produced in 1997.
Writers/directors, Alan Snitow, Deborah Kaufman editor, Veronica Selver ; photography, Ashley James.
Narrators: Bari Scott, Deborah Kaufman, Alan Snitow.
Commentary: Peter Noel, Una Clarke, Gary Rubin, Phillip Saperia, Letty Cottin Pogrebin, David Lazerson, Michael Lerner, Cornel West, Rabbi Robert Marx, Clyde Ross, Alan Altheimer, Jane Ramsey, Clayborne Carson, Rabbi Marvin Hier, Wanda Coleman, Albert Johnson, Arthur Hiller, David Biale, Jerry Wolfe, Patricia J. Williams.
DVD-R.
Summary:Early in the 20th century Black and Jewish Americans joined forces against bigotry and for civil rights but in the late 1960s each group turned inward and the coalition fell apart. This film examines the history of this collaboration and recent racial conflicts between African-Americans and Jews and attempts at understanding and reconciliation, with particular emphasis on events in New York City and Oakland, California.

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Call Number: DVD E184.36.A34B53 2000 c.1
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