Paul Robeson: tribute to an artist

United States, 1979

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Using archival film footage, this film presents a profile of the outstanding singer and actor Paul Robeson. The film also examines Robeson’s outspoken opposition to racism and injustice and how these opinions eventually destroyed his career. Narrated by Sidney Poitier.

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production company

Janus Films

director

Saul J. Turell

Duration

00:29:00:00

Production places
United States
Production dates
1979

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