Paul Robeson: Songs of Freedom

2009 NR 0h 52m DVD

Paul Robeson: Songs of Freedom

2009 NR 0h 52m DVD
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This penetrating documentary examines the career of beloved singer, actor and outspoken civil rights activist Paul Robeson, weaving his songs and speeches into a tapestry that reveals the complexity of his enduring legacy. Songs such as "John Brown's Body" showcase his glorious bass voice, and interviews with Robeson's family and colleagues offer an insider's perspective on his controversial political views that severely damaged his reputation.
Cast
Paul Robeson, Henry Winston, Bayard Rustin, Paul Robeson Jr., John Henrik Clarke, Mark Naison, David Garrow, Martin Duberman
Format
DVD
Screen
Full Screen 1.33:1
CC
No
Audio
English: Dolby Digital 2.0 Stereo
Rating
NR - Not rated. This movie has not been rated by the MPAA.

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