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Unforgivable blackness, the rise and fall of Jack Johnson, a Florentine Films production ; a film directed by Ken Burns ; written by Geoffrey C. Ward ; produced by David Schaye, Paul Barnes, Ken Burns ; American Lives Film Project ; WETA

Label
Unforgivable blackness, the rise and fall of Jack Johnson, a Florentine Films production ; a film directed by Ken Burns ; written by Geoffrey C. Ward ; produced by David Schaye, Paul Barnes, Ken Burns ; American Lives Film Project ; WETA
Language
eng
Characteristic
videorecording
Intended audience
MPAA rating: Not rated ; Canadian home video rating: PG
Main title
Unforgivable blackness
Medium
videorecording
Oclc number
830664929
Responsibility statement
a Florentine Films production ; a film directed by Ken Burns ; written by Geoffrey C. Ward ; produced by David Schaye, Paul Barnes, Ken Burns ; American Lives Film Project ; WETA
Runtime
220
Sub title
the rise and fall of Jack Johnson
Summary
The story of Jack Johnson, who was the first African American boxer to win the Heavyweight Champion of the World. Includes his struggles in and out of the ring and his desire to live his life as a free man in race-obsessed America
Target audience
general
Technique
live action
resource.variantTitle
Rise and fall of Jack Johnson
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