The Black Power Mixtape 1967-1975
The Black Power Mixtape 1967-1975 is a documentary directed by Goran Hugo Olsson and co-produced by Danny Glover. It was created using archival footage of from the time period including footage of interviews of prominent leaders in the Black Power community.
The documentary follows prominent events in the Black Power movement from 1967 through to 1975 while using voiceovers from those at the time, as well as modern individuals.
It includes interviews of prominent Black Power movement leaders including Stokely Carmichael, Bobby Seale, Angela Davis and Eldridge Cleaver who talked both about the events that they were experiencing at the time (e.g. Angela Davis' incarceration) as well as the broader ideas and ideals of the Black Power movement.
The result is a clear depiction ot the evolution of the Black Power movement through a very tumultuous time in American history.
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