Cover image for Sidney Poitier one bright light.
Title:
Sidney Poitier one bright light.
Publication Information:
New York : Winstar TV & Video, [1999]

©1999
Physical Description:
1 videocassette (60 min.) : sound, color with black and white sequences ; 1/2 in.
Summary:
Explores the life and career of Sidney Poitier through his body of work and through the words of his colleagues and admirers.
Language:
English
Personal Subject:
Added Uniform Title:
Biography (Television program)
ISBN:
9781572527294
Format :
Video Cassette

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Recognizes the achievements of this accomplished actor, writer and director. The first black American to receive an Academy Award for Best Actor, he forever altered the racial perceptions held by both motion picture audiences and Hollywood executives.


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