WorldCat Identities

Yeah Inc

Overview
Works: 8 works in 11 publications in 2 languages and 171 library holdings
Genres: Drama  History  Film adaptations  Biography  Film and video adaptations 
Roles: Producer
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Yeah Inc
Classified X ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1998 in English and held by 84 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Examines the treatment of black characters throughout the history of American cinema, using examples from classic films beginning with footage by Thomas Edison in 1903 to the present, tracing how Hollywood has aided and abetted the public perception of the African-American. From its earliest days, Hollywood reflected society's fear of blacks and countered with wish-fulfilling images of African-Americans as servile, ignorant, superstitious, or untrustworthy
Don't play us cheap ( Visual )
2 editions published between 1996 and 2004 in English and held by 43 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A musical comedy about two minions of the devil who crash a Harlem party, thrown by Miss Maybell, with high hopes of destroying its festive atmosphere
Story of a three day pass ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1996 in English and held by 31 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Tale of an African American soldier stationed in Europe and the racism he encounters from his fellow soldiers following his idyllic three-day affair with a young French woman
Sweet Sweetback's baadasssss song ( Visual )
3 editions published between 1985 and 1988 in English and held by 9 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A reverse racist blaxploitation film that has Van Peebles on the run from the police after he kills two cops who were beating up on a black man
Runnin' man ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1997 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Examines the life and film-making career of Melvin Van Peebles
L'homme qui court ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1997 in French and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
La permission The story of a three day pass ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1996 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
Tale of an African American soldier stationed in Europe and the racism he encounters from his fellow soldiers following his idyllic three-day affair with a young French woman
Sweet sweetback's baad asssss song ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1990 in English and held by 0 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Story of a young hustler whose aimless pleasure-seeking turns to radicalism after witnessing the beating of a Black revolutionary by two white cops. Seized with anger, Sweetback takes brutal revenge on the cops, forcing him into a desperate life on the run
 
Audience Level
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Audience Level
1
  Kids General Special  
Audience level: 0.38 (from 0.32 for Don't play ... to 1.00 for Runnin' ma ...)
Languages
English (10)
French (1)