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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 )

4 editions published between 2006 and 2009 in English and held by 2,018 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
Bobby by Emilio Estevez( Visual )

23 editions published between 2006 and 2012 in 4 languages and held by 1,590 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 that fateful night, ranging from Kennedy's campaign staff and volunteers to the hotel owner, employees such as kitchen staff, and various guests
Oscar Hammerstein's Carmen Jones( Visual )

7 editions published between 1954 and 2009 in English and held by 1,038 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Joe, a military policeman about to make officer, is infatuated with the flirtatious and sexy Carmen Jones. Their ill-fated romance comes to a grisly end by the conclusion of the drama but not before their liaison has wreaked havoc with their lives and all who cross their paths
King go beyond the dream to discover the man( Visual )

1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 869 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Forty years after Martin Luther King's assassination, newsman Tom Brokaw, takes viewers through the extraordinary life and times of America's civil rights visionary. Go beyond the legend to portray the man, the questions, the myths, and the relevance of Dr. King's message in today's world
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 784 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
Roots of rhythm by Eugene Rosow( Visual )

4 editions published between 1989 and 2001 in English and held by 591 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)
Oscar Hammerstein's Carmen Jones by Otto Preminger( Visual )

49 editions published between 1954 and 2013 in 6 languages and held by 567 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Joe, a military policeman about to make officer, is infatuated with the flirtatious and sexy Carmen Jones. Their ill-fated romance comes to a grisly end by the conclusion of the drama but not before their liaison has wreaked havoc with their lives and all who cross their paths. A Musical romance
Island in the sun by Harry Belafonte( Book )

7 editions published between 1999 and 2005 in English and held by 565 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Illustrations accompany the words to a song made popular by Harry Belafonte, paying tribute to his island childhood
Free to be-- you and me( Visual )

5 editions published between 2001 and 2010 in English and held by 549 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
Sing your song by Harry Belafonte( Visual )

9 editions published between 2010 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 528 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"A patriot to the last and a champion for worldwide human rights, HArry Belafonte is on of the truly heroic cultural and political figures of the past 60 years. This is his story, but it is also a chronicle of the civil rights movement in the U.S.--Container
King : a filmed record... Montgomery to Memphis( Visual )

8 editions published between 1970 and 2013 in English and held by 488 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The life and work of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr., from the beginnings of the Civil Rights movement in Montgomery, Alabama, and culminating with his assassination in Memphis in 1968. Including archival footage, this film is an indispensable primary resource of a pivotal moment in American and world history. Originally screened in theaters for only a single night in 1970
To wish you a merry Christmas by Harry Belafonte( Recording )

28 editions published between 1958 and 2005 in 3 languages and held by 483 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Buck and the preacher by Sidney Poitier( Visual )

21 editions published between 1972 and 2011 in 4 languages and held by 477 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 vigilante nightraiders are resentful of the black men's newly-gained freedom
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 463 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
We shall overcome( Visual )

12 editions published between 1988 and 1990 in English and held by 446 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
Calypso by Harry Belafonte( Recording )

42 editions published between 1956 and 2013 in 7 languages and held by 431 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Solomon Jazz Collection
Belafonte at Carnegie Hall by Harry Belafonte( Recording )

20 editions published between 1900 and 2012 in 3 languages and held by 428 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Kansas City by Robert Altman( Visual )

33 editions published between 1995 and 2013 in 5 languages and held by 423 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Kansas City is in 1934 een stad vol corruptie en misdaad, waar een telegrafiste de vrouw van een adviseur van de president ontvoert om zo haar vriend terug te krijgen die ontvoerd is door de maffia
White man's burden( Visual )

16 editions published between 1995 and 2000 in 3 languages and held by 370 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Set in a time where color roles have been reversed, Louis Pinnock (John Travolta), a poor man of the ghetto, struggles to support his family. When he loses his job at the whim of the factory's owner (Harry Belafonte), Louis decides to take on the system by taking on his former boss
Uptown Saturday night( Visual )

6 editions published between 1974 and 2004 in English and held by 369 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Two men try to recover a winning lottery ticket from the underworld
 
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Alternative Names
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

Гарри Белафонте

Хари Белафонте

בלפונטה, הרי

הארי בלפונטה

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

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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