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John Akomfrah

Seven Songs for Malcolm X

52' - 1993 - Documentary - Dialogue: English
Director: John Akomfrah Composer: Trevor Mathison With: Darrick Harris, Danny Carter, Martin Boothe
A documentary on the life and times of a man now universally labeled as the father of the Black Revolution El Hajj Malik Shabazz, aka Malcolm X. Malcolm X was considered the harbinger of the Black Power movement. Today Black America regards him as the last great black American hero. Who was he? Why does the memory of him linger so strongly after his turbulent life and dramatic death in 1965?

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Credits

Director

John Akomfrah

Composer

Trevor Mathison

With

Darrick Harris, Danny Carter, Martin Boothe

Scenario

John Akomfrah, Edward George

Director of Photography

Arthur Jafa

Editor

Joy Chamberlain

Producer

Lina Gopaul

More information

Dialogue

English

Countries of production

United Kingdom

Year

1993

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