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Basic Black; Conversation with Antwone Fisher

04/03/2003


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Series
Basic Black
Program
Conversation with Antwone Fisher
Program Number

3411

Series Description

THe series was formerly known as Say Brother. Series title change as of 1/8/1998. This series is black produced and is one of public television's longest-running series that is rooted in and reflects the culture, concerns, achievements and history of people of African descent. Also includes controversial issues, African American artists, and events of special interest to the African American community.

Series release date: 1/8/1998

Program Description

Antwone Fisher was a young Navy recruit whose anger, frustration, and violence—stemming from a childhood plagued by abuse in the foster care system—threatened both his personal and professional relationships. Fisher’s story is an inspirational journey of triumph over adversity which became the subject of a feature film; and one that Denzel Washington chose to make his directorial debut.

Duration

00:26:46

Asset Type

Broadcast program

Media Type

Video

Genres
Magazine
Topics
Social Issues
Race and Ethnicity
Citation
Chicago: “Basic Black; Conversation with Antwone Fisher,” 04/03/2003, WGBH Media Library & Archives, accessed December 5, 2016, http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_7F059A17445A4ED0A1B0E441DA05691E.
MLA: “Basic Black; Conversation with Antwone Fisher.” 04/03/2003. WGBH Media Library & Archives. Web. December 5, 2016. <http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_7F059A17445A4ED0A1B0E441DA05691E>.
APA: Basic Black; Conversation with Antwone Fisher. Boston, MA: WGBH Media Library & Archives. Retrieved from http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_7F059A17445A4ED0A1B0E441DA05691E
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