Posts Tagged ‘Paul Robeson’
By Violet Lucca
The cinematic intersection of two African-American pioneers yielded a pair of Robeson explorations, made by Bourne 30 years apart, and a doc that feels as if driven by Robeson’s guiding principles.
Paul Robeson: Here I Stand
Directed by St. Clair Bourne
Bourne’s epic biographical portrait of Robeson is a master class in the synthesis of archival research and modern documentary filmmaking.