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The Resource My 40-year career on screen and behind the camera, Bill Duke

My 40-year career on screen and behind the camera, Bill Duke

Label
My 40-year career on screen and behind the camera
Title
My 40-year career on screen and behind the camera
Statement of responsibility
Bill Duke
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"This is the memoir of Bill Duke, one of the first--and few--African Americans to direct for both television and feature films. Duke recalls his childhood, the importance of his family and mentors, and the challenges he faced as an African American--to not only achieve success as an actor, but more significantly as a director in a very white Hollywood"--
Summary
"This is the memoir of Bill Duke, one of the first--and few--African Americans to direct for both television and feature films. Duke recalls his childhood, the importance of his family and mentors, and the challenges he faced as an African American--to not only achieve success as an actor, but more significantly as a director in a very white Hollywood"--
Storyline
Writing style
Assigning source
Provided by publisher
Biography type
autobiography
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
10749978
Cataloging source
LBSOR/DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1943-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Duke, Bill
Dewey number
  • 791.4302/33092
  • B
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • plates
Index
index present
LC call number
PN1998.3.D743
LC item number
D84 2018
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Duke, Bill
  • Duke, Bill
  • African American motion picture producers and directors
  • African American television producers and directors
  • African American motion picture producers and directors
  • African American television producers and directors
Target audience
adult
Label
My 40-year career on screen and behind the camera, Bill Duke
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Includes index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Wyatt Jones Beer Garden -- Little Black Sambo -- Understanding hate -- Finding the skips -- Poetic license -- The awakening -- Higher learning -- A tumultuous time -- The death of courage -- Inspirations and aspirations -- A pool of regret -- Meditation -- Acting out -- Directing Hollywood -- The rainbow bridge -- Now what?
Control code
on1050144144
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xiv, 201 pages, 16 unnumbered pages of plates
Isbn
9781538105559
Lccn
2018015118
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)1050144144
Label
My 40-year career on screen and behind the camera, Bill Duke
Publication
Note
Includes index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Wyatt Jones Beer Garden -- Little Black Sambo -- Understanding hate -- Finding the skips -- Poetic license -- The awakening -- Higher learning -- A tumultuous time -- The death of courage -- Inspirations and aspirations -- A pool of regret -- Meditation -- Acting out -- Directing Hollywood -- The rainbow bridge -- Now what?
Control code
on1050144144
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xiv, 201 pages, 16 unnumbered pages of plates
Isbn
9781538105559
Lccn
2018015118
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)1050144144

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