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Revisit the turbulent 1960s, when a revolutionary culture emerged with the Black Panther Party at its vanguard. Stanley Nelson tells the vibrant story of a pivotal movement that feels timely all over again.

  • DirectorStanley Nelson
  • Runtime: 1 hr 54 min
  • StudioPBS
  • QualityHD
  • Starring

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Maryland Film Festival's lineup announced, includes a pick from Beach House, plenty of social justice, and more - Baltimore City Paper (blog)


Baltimore City Paper (blog)

Maryland Film Festival's lineup announced, includes a pick from Beach House, plenty of social justice, and more
Baltimore City Paper (blog)
... the Armenian Genocide; "Tell Them We Are Rising," about the history of black colleges and universities, from Stanley Nelson best known for "Black Panthers: Vanguard Of A Revolution"; and "Whose Streets," a documentary about Ferguson and Mike Brown.

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Al Cisim il film doc sul Black Panther party - RavennaToday


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Al Cisim il film doc sul Black Panther party
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Al Cisim di Lido Adriano venerdì 21 aprile, alle 21, in programma il film Black Panthers: Vanguard of the revolution di Stanley Nelson (115', Usa 2015). A seguire incontro con Franco Masotti, musicologo, e Dj Nersone sulla musica dell'epoca. Nei ...

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The Black Panthers: Vanguard Of The Revolution - a flawed chronicle - The Guardian


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The Black Panthers: Vanguard Of The Revolution - a flawed chronicle
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Stanley Nelson Jr's The Black Panthers: Vanguard Of The Revolution is a tragedy of squandered promise and political disillusionment, and the perils of the cul-de-sac “revolutionary” mindset of the American left in the late 60s and early 70s. It briskly ...

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Review: 'The Black Panthers' Captures a Militant Movement's Soul and Swagger - New York Times


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Review: 'The Black Panthers' Captures a Militant Movement's Soul and Swagger
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The beginning of “The Black Panthers,” Stanley Nelson's excellent new documentary, includes a television news report on tensions between black citizens and the police in American cities. If not for the fuzzy, monochrome images and the voice-over's ...
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Film Review: 'The Black Panthers: Vanguard of the Revolution' - Variety


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Film Review: 'The Black Panthers: Vanguard of the Revolution'
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Arriving around the 50th anniversary of the civil rights movement, and a resurgence of the protest against police brutality that significantly fueled it, “The Black Panthers: Vanguard of the Revolution” offers a sturdy recap of the titular organization ...

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