WorldCat Identities

Tunsil, Aljernon

Works: 10 works in 23 publications in 1 language and 5,313 library holdings
Genres: History  Documentary television programs  Nonfiction television programs  Documentary films  Historical television programs  Personal narratives  Film adaptations  Drama  Nonfiction films  Political films 
Roles: Film editor
Publication Timeline
Most widely held works by Aljernon Tunsil
American experience by Stanley Nelson( Visual )

2 editions published in 2011 in English and held by 1,567 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This inspirational documentary is about a band of courageous civil-rights activists calling themselves the Freedom Riders. Gaining impressive access to influential figures on both sides of the issue, it chronicles a chapter of American history that stands as an astonishing testament to the accomplishment of youth and what can result from the incredible combination of personal conviction and the courage to organize against all odds
The Abolitionists( Visual )

2 editions published in 2013 in English and held by 1,248 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Radicals. Agitators. Troublemakers. Liberators. Called many names, the abolitionists tore the nation apart in order to create a more perfect union. Men and women, black and white, Northerners and Southerners, poor and wealthy, these passionate anti-slavery activists fought body and soul in the most important civil rights crusade in American history"--Container
Freedom summer : Mississippi.1964.( Visual )

2 editions published in 2014 in English and held by 928 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"In the hot and deadly summer of 1964, the nation could not turn away from Mississippi. Over ten memorable weeks known as Freedom Summer, more than 700 student volunteers joined with organizers and local African Americans in a historic effort to shatter the foundations of white supremacy in one of the nation's most segregated states, even in the face of intimidation, physical violence, and death". IMDB
The Black Panthers : vanguard of the revolution by Stanley Nelson( Visual )

4 editions published between 2015 and 2016 in English and held by 881 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

More than 40 years after the Black Panther Party was founded the group and its leadership remain powerful and enduring images in our popular imagination. This will weave together the voices of those who lived this story -- police informants journalists white supporters and detractors those who remained loyal to the party and those who left it
Art 21 : art in the twenty-first century( Visual )

1 edition published in 2016 in English and held by 250 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Discover the stories, ideas, and methods behind today's most compelling artists; features sixteen artists from North America (Chicago, Mexico City, Los Angeles, and Vancouver)
We shall remain( Visual )

2 editions published in 2009 in English and held by 16 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A provocative multi-media project that establishes native history as an essential episode of American history. In 1973, American Indian Movement activists and residents of the Pine Ridge Reservation occupied the town of Wounded Knee, demanding redress for grievances. As a result of the siege, Indians across the country forged a new path into the future. Directed by Stanley Nelson
Art21. art in the twenty-first century( Visual )

1 edition published in 2016 in English and held by 13 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Get inspired by today's most compelling artists and discover the stories, ideas, and methods behind their work in the ART21 documentary series Art in the Twenty-First Century. This Peabody Award-winning series takes viewers behind the scenes into artists' studios, homes, and communities to provide intimate access to their lives, creative processes, and sources of inspiration. Join host Claire Danes for Season Eight, featuring sixteen artists from North America whose work helps us see the world in new and exciting ways"--Container
Jesse Owens( Visual )

2 editions published in 2012 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The most famous athlete of his time, 22-year-old Jesse Owen's stunning triumph at the 1936 Olympic Games captivated the world even as it infuriated the Nazis. Despite the racial slurs he endured, Owens' grace and athleticism rallied crowds across the globe. But when the four-time Olympic gold medallist returned home, he could not even ride in the front of a bus. This is the story of a sharecropper's son who triumphed over adversity to become a hero and world champion. It is also a story about the fleeting quality of fame. (From the US)
The road to clean elections( Visual )

in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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Audience level: 0.17 (from 0.14 for Art21. art ... to 0.44 for The road t ...)

English (17)