SummaryExamines the life and work of African American playwright and activist Lorraine Hansberry, focusing on her role in the civil rights movement.
Dramatists, American -- 20th century -- Biography.
African American dramatists -- 20th century -- Biography.
African American women civil rights workers -- Biography.
Biographical television programs.
Documentary television programs.
Nonfiction television programs.
Video recordings for the hearing impaired.
Video recordings for people with visual disabilities.
|Publisher|| [San Francisco, California] :2017
|Other Titles|| American masters (Television program)
Lorraine Hansberry :
Strain, Tracy Heather,
screenwriter, television director, television producer.
MacLowry, Randall, television producer, editor of moving image work.
Richardson, LaTanya, 1949- narrator.
Rose, Anika Noni, 1972- voice actor.
Poitier, Sidney, interviewee.
Dee, Ruby, interviewee.
Gossett, Louis, Jr., 1936- interviewee.
Turman, Glynn, interviewee.
Richards, Lloyd, 1919-2006, interviewee.
Rose, Philip, 1921-2011, interviewee.
Belafonte, Harry, 1927- interviewee.
Baraka, Amiri, 1934-2014, interviewee.
California Newsreel (Firm), presenter, publisher.
Lorraine Hansberry Documentary Project, LLC, presenter, production company.
American Masters Pictures, production company.
Film Posse (Firm), production company.
Chiz Schultz, Inc., production company.
Independent Television Service, production company.
Black Public Media, production company.
Public Broadcasting Service (U.S.), broadcaster.
Narrator, LaTanya Richardson Jackson ; Lorraine Hansberry voiceover, Anika Noni Rose ; interviewees, Sidney Poitier, Ruby Dee, Louis Gossett Jr., Glynn Turman, Lloyd Richards, Phil Rose, Harry Belafonte, Amiri Baraka.
Editors, Randall MacLowry, Chad Ervin ; music, Don Byron ; cinematographers, Jonathan Weaver, Austin de Besche, Nikki Bramley, Rick Butler, Keith Walker.
In English; with optional English subtitles for the deaf and hearing impaired (SDH); closed-captioned; audio-described.
Originally broadcast in 2018 as a episode of the PBS television series: American masters.
DVD; widescreen (letterboxed) presentation; stereo and Dolby 5.1 surround sound.
1 videodisc (118 min.) : sound, color with black and white sequences ; 4 3/4 in.