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    Watch 'The Black Press: Soldiers Without Swords' (Award-Winning Documentary on the History of Blacks in Journalism)

    Featuring interviews with members of the black press and newsreel footage, the film is narrated by actor Joe Morton.

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    The History, Significance & Changing Landscape of an African American Resort Community in Stanley Nelson's 'A Place Of Our Own'

    The filmmaker look back at the 40 years he spent summering at Oak Bluffs, a black-oriented resort community on Martha's Vineyard.

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    Interview: Stanley Nelson Talks His Latest Doc, 'Freedom Summer' Which Premieres Tonight on PBS

    Documentary filmmaker Stanley Nelson talks about his latest project 'Freedom Summer' for PBS' American Experience, and why it's so important for him to make documentaries.

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    Interview: Sergio Talks To Filmmaker Stanley Nelson About His Latest, 'Freedom Summer,' & The Passion That Drives Him

    Documentary filmmaker Stanley Nelson talks about his latest project 'Freedom Summer' for PBS' American Experience, and why it's so important for him to make documentaries.

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    Stanley Nelson’s Civil Rights Doc ‘Freedom Summer’ On PBS’ ‘American Experience’ In June

    PBS' American Experience will broadcast Stanley Nelson's latest documentary chronicling the history of the Civil Rights struggle during the 1960's

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    Watch: Pete Seeger Recalls Hearing News of the Murder of Mississippi Civil Rights Workers in a Clip From 'Freedom Summer'

    Folk legend Pete Seeger, who passed away last night at the age of 94, is one of the voices in "Freedom Summer," the new documentary from Stanley Nelson ("Jonestown: The Life and Death of Peoples Temple") that just had its world premiere at the Sundance Film Festival.

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    A Fela Kuti Doc & Stanley Nelson's Latest Are Sundance Film Fest Documentary Premieres

    A Fela Kuti Doc & Stanley Nelson's Latest Are Sundance Film Fest Documentary Premieres

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    Stanley Nelson Briefly Explores 'The Auto-Tune Effect'

    Award-winning producer/director/writer Stanley Nelson, who won 3 Emmys last year for his documentary Freedom Riders, tackles auto-tune for Focus Forward - a new series of short documentary films that "highlight noteworthy people, and world-changing ideas that ...

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    Watch Stanley Nelson's Short Film On Voter Suppression

    We all know (at least I hope we all know) about efforts in various states around the country to impose voter suppression laws, aimed at primarily ethnic, older and younger voters, who are more likely to vote for President Obama next week; or now, if there's early voting in your state.

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    Full Frame Announces Opening Night and Tribute Programming

    The Full Frame Documentary Film Festival has announced the world premiere of Laurens Grant's "Jesse Owens" as its Opening Night film on Thursday, April 12 in Durham, NC. The film about the African American track and field star is produced and written by Full Frame Tribute honoree Stanl...

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