About the film
Black Theatre : The Making of a Movement
Release Date: December 31, 1978
|Production Companies||:||California Newsreel|
|Director||:||Woodie King Jr.|
|Producers||:||Woodie King Jr.|
This documentary explores the growth and development of black theatre from its earliest roots, also examining its close ties with the civil rights movement. Included are interviews with veterans of the theatrical world such as James Earl Jones and Ed Bullins.