Titles in this Series

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Description

Compared favourably to Roots, this classic series was nominated for several Emmys and a CableACE award and was a winner of the Best Series at the Chicago Film Festival. Based on Nicholas Lemann's international bestseller, it follows the 1940-1960 migration of more than five million African Americans from the fields and farms of the Deep South for a new life in the big cities of the North, principally Chicago. Those brave men and women recount their lifetime experiences against a soundtrack of jazz and blues.

Length: 250 minutes

Item#: BVL115696

ISBN: 978-1-68272-911-3

Copyright date: ©1996

Performance Rights

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