"is a film genre that emerged in the United States in the early 1970s when many exploitation films were made that targeted an audience of urban black
people; the word itself is a portmanteau of the words "black" and "exploitation...
When set in the Northeast or West Coast of the U.S., Blaxploitation films tend to take place in the ghetto, dealing with hit men, drug dealers and pimps...
Ethnic slurs against whites (e.g. "honky"), and negative white characters like corrupt cops, politicians, prostitutes and easily fooled organized crime members
Blaxploitation films set in the South often take place on a plantation, dealing with slavery and miscegenation...
Blaxploitation includes several types of films..."
See the list of blaxploitation films
X : Film description - Transcript - Related sites (PBS)
Malcolm X "is a 1992 American biographical motion picture about the African-American figure Malcolm X...
The film dramatizes key events in Malcolm X's life: his criminal career, his incarceration, his conversion to Islam, his ministry as a member of the Nation of Islam and his later falling out with the organization, his marriage to Betty X, his pilgrimageto Mecca and reevaluation of his views concerning whites, and his assassination on February 21, 1965..."
Free Angela & all political prisoners - Un film de Shola Lynch - France/États-unis, 2012 - avec un dossier pédagogique
"Au sommaire du dossier :
Fiche technique du film
Activité 1 : Timeline
Activité 2 : Counterculture & the establishment
Activité 3 : A political prisoner ?
Activité 4 : Storytelling / The making of an icon
Activité 5 : Final Task"