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(Updated on 17/01/2017)

 


 

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  • Great Movies for Black History Month
    - Carmen Jones (1954) 
    - A Raisin in the Sun (1961)



    - Guess Who's Coming to Dinner (1967) 
    - In the Heat of the Night (1967)
    - The Color Purple (1985)




    - Do the Right Thing (1989) 
    - Glory (1989)
    - Malcolm X (1992)
    - Remember the Titans (2000)
    - Monster's Ball (2001)

    - To Kill a Mockingbird



 

 

  • Free Angela & all political prisoners - Un film de Shola Lynch - France/États-unis, 2012 - avec un dossier pédagogique
    "Au sommaire du dossier :
    Introduction 
    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"  

    (zerodeconduite.net)



  • Freedom Writers = a 2007 American film
    "It is based on the book The Freedom Writers Diary by teacher Erin Gruwell.
    The title is a play on both the terms of "Freedom Riders", the black and white civil rights activists who tested the U.S. Supreme Court decision ordering the desegregation of interstate buses in 1961, and Freedom Fighters, as in somebody who fights for freedom...
    Common (a rapper) has lent his talents to the soundtrack with "A Dream" (featuring will.i.am). "

    (Wikipedia)

    Common Feat Will.I.Am - DREAM Lyrics (stlyrics.com)
    "I got a dream
    [that one day]
    that one day
    all of the people and myself
    are gonna find a better way
    My dream is to be free"

    - the VIDEO (YouTube)