What It Is...What It Was! The Black Film Explosion of the '70s in Words and Pictures


 

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Description

From the publisher:

From Shaft to Superfly, Foxy Brown to Cleopatro Jones, What It Is...What It Was! presents a vivid pictorial and oral history of the best movies to emerge from a singularly American film movement.

What It Is...What It Was! explores this film explosion.

Between 1970 and 1980 over 200 films with Black themes including family dramas, mysteries, horror films, comedies, and action films, were released by both major and independent studios.

Over 150 color illustrations.

Features

Gerald Martinez, Diana Martinez, Andres Chavez

Condition & Attributes

Near Fine (light shelf wear)

Creators

Gerald
Martinez, Diana Martinez, Andres Chavez

Publishing Information

New York
Hyperion/Miramax Books
1998
1st
0786883774
9780786883776

Physical Description

11 inches
8.5 inches
208 pages
Over 150 color illustrations
Softcover
wraps
English