Paul Robeson: Portraits of the Artist
A 20th-century Renaissance man -- actor, athlete, singer, social activist, lawyer, author and scholar -- Paul Robeson mesmerized audiences with his talent and commanding presence. This retrospective of his work includes The Emperor Jones, Body and Soul, Borderline, Sanders of the River, Jericho, The Proud Valley, Native Land and the documentary Paul Robeson: Tribute to an Artist, narrated by Sidney Poitier.
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- Paul Robeson, Dudley Digges, Frank H. Wilson, Fredi Washington, Mercedes Gilbert, Julia Theresa Russell, Lawrence Chenault, Marshall Rogers, Eslanda Robeson, Hilda Doolittle, Leslie Banks, Nina Mae McKinney, Robert Cochran, Martin Walker, Henry Wilcoxon, Wallace Ford, Kouka, John Laurie, Edward Chapman, Simon Lack, Rachel Thomas, Art Smith, Fred Johnson, John Rennick, Amelia Romano, Houseley Stevenson
NRNot rated. This movie has not been rated by the MPAA.
Full Screen 1.33:1Subtitles
YesLanguage and sound
English: Dolby Digital MonoOther features
Filmed in B&W and Color; interactive menus; scene access; audio commentary.
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