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Marcus Garvey Look For Me in the Whirlwind.

Uses a wealth of archival film, photographs and documents to uncover the story of Marcus Garvey, a Jamaican immigrant who between 1916 and 1921 built the largest black mass movement in world history. It explores his dramatic successes and failures before his fall into obscurity through interviews with people who witnessed the Garvey movement first hand more than 80 year ago as they communicate the appeal of Garvey's revolutionary ideas to a generation of African Americans. Directed by Stanley Nelson. Special DVD features: Interviews with director Stanley Nelson and editor Lewis Erskine; exclusive footage not included in the program; News articles from the Negro World; Audio recordings of Marcus Garvey speeches; video glossary of key terms from a panel of Garvey experts. 2001. 90 min. ;
Reviews and articles:
Jacques, Geoffrey. "Marcus Garvey: Look for Me in the Whirlwind." Cineaste, Fall2001, Vol. 26 Issue 4, p76, 2p Full-text of this article / review is available:Berkeley users only Satter, Beryl. "Marcus Garvey: Look for Me in the Whirlwind." Journal of American History; Dec2001, Vol. 88 Issue 3, p1192-1193, 2p Full-text of this article / review is available:Berkeley users only