The Resource Why we laugh : black comedians on black comedy, Code Black Entertainment in association with Townsend Entertainment presents a Code Black Production, (videorecording)

Why we laugh : black comedians on black comedy, Code Black Entertainment in association with Townsend Entertainment presents a Code Black Production, (videorecording)

Label
Why we laugh : black comedians on black comedy
Title
Why we laugh
Title remainder
black comedians on black comedy
Statement of responsibility
Code Black Entertainment in association with Townsend Entertainment presents a Code Black Production
Title variation
Black comedians on black comedy
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Celebrates African-American comedians and their cultural influence on American society. Includes performances, interviews, and insights from some of the most celebrated and outspoken comedians of all time
Cataloging source
TEFMT
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Director, Robert Townsend; producers, Quincy Newell and Robert Townsend; writers, Quincy Newell and John Long; editors, Skip Robinson and Augusta Einarsoottir; music, Ronald Jones
Intended audience
Rating: Not rated
PerformerNote
Angela Bassett, Dave Chappelle, Dick Gregory, Steve Harvey, Bill Cosby, Chris Rock, D.L. Hughley, Eddie Griffin, Eddie Murphy, Katt Williams, Redd Foxx, Richard Pryor, Whoopi Goldberg
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1937-
  • 1963-
  • 1968-
  • 1961-
  • 1922-1991
  • 1940-2005
  • 1955-
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  • Bassett, Angela
  • Chappelle, Dave
  • Gregory, Dick
  • Harvey, Dick
  • Cosby, Bill
  • Rock, Chris
  • Hughley, D. L.
  • Griffin, Eddie
  • Murphy, Eddie
  • Williams, Katt
  • Foxx, Redd
  • Pryor, Richard
  • Goldberg, Whoopi
  • Townsend, Robert
  • Newell, Quincy
  • Long, John
  • Robinson, Skip
  • Einarsoottir, Augusta
  • Jones, Ronald
  • Littleton, Darryl
  • CodeBlack Entertainment
  • Townsend Entertainment
Runtime
86
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  • African American comedians
  • African American wit and humor
Technique
live action
Label
Why we laugh : black comedians on black comedy, Code Black Entertainment in association with Townsend Entertainment presents a Code Black Production, (videorecording)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Based on the book by Darryl Littleton
  • Special features: Extended interviews with Chris Rock, Bill Cosby, Sherri Shepherd, Katt Williams, and Steve Harvey
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Control code
ocn608555225
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (86 min.)
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
883476011400
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
CM1140
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)608555225
System details
DVD, widescreen
Video recording format
DVD
Label
Why we laugh : black comedians on black comedy, Code Black Entertainment in association with Townsend Entertainment presents a Code Black Production, (videorecording)
Publication
Note
  • Based on the book by Darryl Littleton
  • Special features: Extended interviews with Chris Rock, Bill Cosby, Sherri Shepherd, Katt Williams, and Steve Harvey
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Control code
ocn608555225
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (86 min.)
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
883476011400
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
CM1140
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)608555225
System details
DVD, widescreen
Video recording format
DVD

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