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© Photos courtesy of Zipporah Films, Inc. More information about the films of Frederick Wiemsan can be found at www.zipporah.com

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© Photos courtesy of Zipporah Films, Inc. More information about the films of Frederick Wiemsan can be found at www.zipporah.com
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Retrospettiva: Black Light

The Cool World

USA  ·  1963  ·  35 mm  ·  Black and White  ·  125'  ·  o.v. English

Pioneering woman of independent cinema, Shirley Clarke directs this naturalistic evocation of black life in Harlem. A raw and visceral look into youth gangs and street culture. Produced by legendary documentary filmmaker Frederick Wiseman.

Preserved by the Library of Congress National Audio-Visual Conservation Center from original camera negatives in the Zipporah Films Collection.
Screenings
Wednesday 14 | 8 | 2019  ·  14:00  ·  GranRex  ·  Sub. Without subtitles
Director
Shirley Clarke
Cast
Rony Clanton Clarence Williams III Carl Lee Yolanda Rodriguez Gloria Foster
Producer
Frederick Wiseman
Cinematography
Baird Bryant
Music
Mal Waldron
Screenplay adapted by
Shirley Clarke, Carl Lee
Based on a literary work by
Warren Miller, Robert Rossen
Editing
Shirley Clarke
Production
The Cool World

Wiseman Film Productions
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Zipporah Films Inc.
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