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Belafonte, Harry 1927-

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Most widely held works by Harry Belafonte
When the Levees Broke : a Requiem in Four Acts by Spike Lee( Visual )

14 editions published between 2006 and 2009 in English and held by 2,029 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The world watched in horror as Hurricane Katrina hit New Orleans on August 29, 2005. Many were shocked, not only by the scale of the disaster, but the slow, inept and disorganized response of the emergency and recovery efforts. Structured into four acts, each dealing with a different aspect of the events that preceded and followed Katrina's catastrophic passage through New Orleans. Tells the heartbreaking personal stories of those who endured this harrowing ordeal and survived to tell the tale
Oscar Hammerstein's Carmen Jones by Otto Preminger( Visual )

72 editions published between 1954 and 2014 in 7 languages and held by 1,629 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This is a familiar archetypal story, which is exactly where its appeal lies. Relocated to a Southern military base, Joe is a soldier about to leave for flying school, planning to marry his longtime sweetheart Cindy Lou before he goes. But free-spirited parachute packer Carmen interferes, when Joe is tasked with delivering her to jail after she gets into a vicious fight with another woman. This begins their stormy romance, and ends with Joe AWOL, the pair on the run in Chicago, and Carmen deserting Joe for professional boxer Husky Miller. Undone by her fickleness, Joe's passion for Carmen has tragic consequences
Bobby by Emilio Estevez( Visual )

30 editions published between 2006 and 2012 in 4 languages and held by 1,591 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Revisits the night presidential-hopeful Robert F. Kennedy was assassinated at the Ambassador Hotel in June 1968. Tells the stories of a variety of people present on tgat fateful night, ranging from Kennedy's campaign staff and volunteers to the hotel owner, employees such as kitchen staff, and various guests
King : go beyond the dream to discover the man( Visual )

1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 882 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Forty years after Martin Luther King's assassination, HISTORY, with newsman Tom Brokaw, takes viewers through the extraordinary life and times of America's civil rights visionary. KING goes beyond the legend to portray the man, the questions, the myths, and most importantly, the relevance of Dr. King's message in today's world."--Back of container
The March : The Story of the Greatest March in American History by Oprah Winfrey( Visual )

2 editions published in 2013 in English and held by 866 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Witness the compelling and dramatic story of the 1963 March on Washington, where Dr. Martin Luther King gave his stirring "I Have a Dream" speech. This watershed event in the Civil Rights Movement helped change the face of America. Recounts the events when 250,000 people came together to form the largest demonstration the young American democracy had ever seen
I am not your negro( Visual )

3 editions published in 2017 in English and held by 686 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Using James Baldwin's unfinished final manuscript, Remember This House, this documentary follows the lives and successive assassinations of three of the author's friends, Medgar Evers, Malcolm X and Martin Luther King Jr., delving into the legacy of these iconic figures and narrating historic events using Baldwin's original words and a flood of rich archival material. An up-to-the-minute examination of race in America, this film is a journey into black history that connects the past of the Civil Rights movement to the present of #BlackLivesMatter
Chicken soup for the soul Christmas : songs of the season to open the heart and rekindle the spirit( Recording )

1 edition published in 1999 in English and held by 620 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Songs of the season to open the heart and rekindle the spirit
Roots of rhythm by Eugene Rosow( Visual )

3 editions published between 1989 and 2001 in English and held by 564 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Traces the origins of Latin music from Spain and Africa to the New World (program 1). Focuses on pop music developed in Cuba and examines how North Americans began to discover this island's musical treasures (program 2). Shows how Spanish-African music has become the basic part of popular musical culture of the U.S. (program 3)
Island in the sun by Harry Belafonte( Book )

7 editions published between 1999 and 2005 in English and held by 541 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Illustrations accompany the words to a song made popular by Harry Belafonte, paying tribute to his island childhood
Sing your song by Harry Belafonte( Visual )

15 editions published between 2010 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 533 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Told with a remarkable sense of intimacy, visual style and musical panache, Susanne Rostock's inspiring biographical documentary surveys the life and times of singer/actor/activist Harry Belafonte. From his rise to fame as a singer and his experiences touring a segregated country to his provocative crossover into Hollywood, Belafonte's groundbreaking career personifies the American civil rights movement
Free to be-- you and me( Visual )

6 editions published between 1974 and 2010 in English and held by 499 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A journey into the endless possibilities of life. Rich with positive, life-enhancing messages that focus on growth and change. Positive messages of self-esteem are illustrated through a series of live action and animations shorts through songs, stories and laughter. Explores children's dreams and concerns, as well as their fears and fantasies
Buck and the preacher by Sidney Poitier( Visual )

22 editions published between 1972 and 2011 in 3 languages and held by 486 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This is the story of the perils faced by a wagon train of courageous black settlers. It's the 1860s and Abraham Lincoln's Emancipation Proclamation has just freed the country's slaves, but a group of vigilate nightraiders are resentful of the black men's newly-gained freedom
King : a filmed record... Montgomery to Memphis( Visual )

8 editions published between 1970 and 2013 in English and held by 483 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Constructed from a wealth of archival footage, KING: A FILMED RECORD ... MONTGOMERY TO MEMPHIS is a monumental documentary that follows Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. from 1955 to 1968, in his rise from regional activist to world-renowned leader of the Civil Rights movement. Rare footage of King's speeches, protests, and arrests are interspersed with scenes of other high-profile supporters and opponents of the cause, punctuated by heartfelt testimonials by some of Hollywood's biggest stars.??KING was originally presented as a one-night-only special event on March 20, 1970, at an epic length of more than three hours (plus intermission). Since that time, the film has occasionally been circulated in a version shortened by more than an hour. Newly restored by the Library of Congress, in association with Richard Kaplan, and utilizing film elements provided by The Museum of Modern Art, the original version of KING can again be seen in its entirety, mastered in HD from the 35mm preservation negative.??Admitted to the National Film Registry in 1999, KING is a cinematic national treasure that allows viewers to be first-hand witnesses to Dr. King's crusade, and thereby gain a fuller appreciation of both the personal challenges he endured and the vast cultural legacy he left behind
To wish you a merry Christmas by Harry Belafonte( Recording )

30 editions published between 1958 and 2011 in 3 languages and held by 471 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Mary's boy child (4:22) -- Silent night (3:35) -- Christmas is coming (1:38) -- Mary, Mary (3:21) -- Jehovah the Lord will provide (2:57) -- We wish you a merry Christmas ; God rest ye merry gentlemen ; O come, all ye faithful ; Joy to the world (4:29) -- I heard the bells on Christmas day (3:03) -- A star in the East (4:15) -- The gifts they gave (3:58) -- The son of Mary (Greensleeves) (3:21) -- The twelve days of Christmas (3:49) -- Where the little Jesus sleeps (2:05) -- The joys of Christmas ; O little town of Bethlehem ; Deck the halls ; The first noel (5:25)
The long road to freedom : an anthology of Black music by Harry Belafonte( Visual )

11 editions published between 2001 and 2003 in 3 languages and held by 470 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A musical history of America's Africans, including African tribal songs, slave call and response, work songs, spirituals, minstrel songs, blues, and more. Includes a lavishly illustrated book on the history of African American music, and a DVD about the production of this groundbreaking work
Images of dignity: the drawings of Charles White by Charles White( Book )

1 edition published in 1967 in English and held by 437 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Calypso by Harry Belafonte( Recording )

45 editions published between 1956 and 2013 in 7 languages and held by 427 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Solomon Jazz Collection
Kansas City by Robert Altman( Visual )

40 editions published between 1995 and 2013 in 5 languages and held by 427 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In 1934 Kansas City, the mob plays the town as smoothly as a jazz riff. When a man is grabbed by gangsters out for revenge, his girlfriend kidnaps a wealthy woman to hold as leverage for his return
We shall overcome by Niels Arden Oplev( Visual )

17 editions published between 1988 and 2016 in English and held by 425 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Narrated by Harry Belafonte, provides a history of the song, We shall overcome, and its influence on the civil rights movement
Belafonte at Carnegie Hall by Harry Belafonte( Recording )

23 editions published between 1900 and 2012 in 3 languages and held by 425 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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Alternative Names
Belafonte.

Belafonte, Harold Georg 1927-

Belafonte, Harold George.

Belafonte, Harold George 1927-

Belafonte, Harry

Bell, Raymond 1927-

Bellanfanti, Harold George

Bellanfanti, Harold George 1927- Jr

Bellanfanti, Harold George Jr. 1927-

Berafonte, H.

Harijs Belafonte

Harry Belafonte acteur américain

Harry Belafonte afroamerikai énekes, társadalmi aktivista, színész és producer

Harry Belafonte Amerikaans zanger

Harry Belafonte amerikansk skådespelare och sångare

Harry Belafonte amerikansk skodespelar og songar

Harry Belafonte amerikansk skuespiller og sanger

Harry Belafonte amerykański piosenkarz i aktor

Harry Belafonte musicista e attore statunitense

Harry Belafonte US-amerikanischer Sänger, Schauspieler, Entertainer und Bürgerrechtler

Χάρι Μπελαφόντε

Χάρρυ Μπελαφόντε

Гарри Белафонте

Хари Белафонте

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בלפונטה, הרי

בלפונטה, הרי 1927-

הארי בלפונטה

הארי בלפונטה שחקן אמריקאי

هاري بيلافونت

هری بلافونته خواننده و بازیگر آمریکایی

ഹാരി ബെലാഫൊണ്ടെ

해리 벨라폰테

ヴェラフォンテ, ハリー

ハリー・ベラフォンテ

哈利·貝拉方提

哈里·貝拉方特

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Island in the sunMy song : [a memoir]Harry BelafonteScandalize my name : stories from the blacklistContemporary Black biography. profiles from the international Black community