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Carmen Jones (1954)

Directed by Otto Preminger. Cast: Harry Belafonte, DorthyDandridge, Pearl Bailey, Olga James, Joe Adams, DiahannCarroll. Bizet's opera Carmen staged with an all black cast.;

Credits andother information from the Internet Movie Database

Awards & Honors
National FilmRegistry Selection

See also:
Bibliographyon Dorothy Dandridge

Reviews and articles:
Carmen : from silent film to MTV/ edited by Chris Perriam and Ann Davies. Amsterdam; New York : Rodopi, 2005. (Main (Gardner) StacksPN57.C33 C37 2005)
Furman, Nelly. "Screen Politics: OttoPreminger's Carmen Jones." In: Carmen : fromsilent film to MTV / edited by Chris Perriamand Ann Davies. Amsterdam ; New York : Rodopi,2005. (Main Stack PN57.C33.C37 2005)
Gilbert, Tiffany. "American iconoclast:Carmen Jones and the revolutionary divadom ofDorothy Dandridge." Women's StudiesQuarterly, 33, no. 3/4 (Fall, 2005): 234-49, Full-textof this article / review is available: UC users only
Herzog, Amy. "Dissonant Refrains: Carmenon Film." In: Dreams of difference, songs of thesame : the musical moment in film / Amy Herzog.Minneapolis : University of Minnesota Press, c2010.(Fulltext available online (UC Berkeley users only);Print: Music ML2075 .H478 2010)
Leicester, H. Marshall, Jr. "Discourseand the film text: Four readings of Carmen."Cambridge opera journal, 6(3) p245 Nov, 1994Full-textof this article / review is available: UC users only
Smith, Jeff. "Black faces, white voices:the politics of dubbing in Carmen Jones." VelvetLight Trap (Spring 2003): p29(14). (9214 words)Full-textof this article / review is available: UC users only

Awards & Honors National FilmRegistry SelectionSee also: Bibliographyon Dorothy DandridgeReviews and articles: Carmen : from silent film to MTV/ edited by Chris Perriam and Ann Davies. Amsterdam; New York : Rodopi, 2005. (Main (Gardner) StacksPN57.C33 C37 2005) Furman, Nelly. "Screen Politics: OttoPreminger's Carmen Jones." In: Carmen : fromsilent film to MTV / edited by Chris Perriamand Ann Davies. Amsterdam ; New York : Rodopi,2005. (Main Stack PN57.C33.C37 2005) Gilbert, Tiffany. "American iconoclast:Carmen Jones and the revolutionary divadom ofDorothy Dandridge." Women's StudiesQuarterly, 33, no. 3/4 (Fall, 2005): 234-49, Full-textof this article / review is available: UC users only Herzog, Amy. "Dissonant Refrains: Carmenon Film." In: Dreams of difference, songs of thesame : the musical moment in film / Amy Herzog.Minneapolis : University of Minnesota Press, c2010.(Fulltext available online (UC Berkeley users only);Print: Music ML2075 .H478 2010) Leicester, H. Marshall, Jr. "Discourseand the film text: Four readings of Carmen."Cambridge opera journal, 6(3) p245 Nov, 1994Full-textof this article / review is available: UC users only Smith, Jeff. "Black faces, white voices:the politics of dubbing in Carmen Jones." VelvetLight Trap (Spring 2003): p29(14). (9214 words)Full-textof this article / review is available: UC users only

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