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  • Color Adjustment

    Posted January 17, 2015 at 5:21 pm

    $30.00

    1 in stock

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    Color Adjustment traces 40 years of race relations through the lens of prime time entertainment, scrutinizing television’s racial myths and stereotypes. Narrated by Ruby Dee, the 88 minute documentary allows viewers to revisit some of television’s most popular stars and shows, among them Amos and Andy, The Nat King Cole Show, I Spy, Julia, Good Times, Roots, Frank’s Place and The Cosby Show. But this time around, Riggs asks us to look at these familiar favorites in a new way. The result is a stunning examination of the interplay between America’s racial consciousness and network prime-time programming.

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    Weight 0.195 lbs

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