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Paul Robeson: Tribute to an Artist

USA, 1979 (MIFF 1981, New Directors)

Director: Saul Turell

Paul Robeson was a genius, yet generations of Americans have grown up without ever having heard his name His vocal opposition to racism and injustice at a time when society would not tolerate a black man who spoke his mind eventually destroyed his career. This film is dedicated to restoring the name of Paul Robeson to American History.

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