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The Black Power Mixtape 1967-1975

Director Göran Hugo Olsson combines archival 16mm footage from Swedish TV and new interviews with contemporary musicians and thinkers to create a mosaic portrait of the American black power movement. The film won an editing prize at the 2011 Sundance Film Festival.
January 31, 2011

Director Göran Hugo Olsson combines archival 16mm footage from Swedish TV and new interviews with contemporary musicians and thinkers to create a mosaic portrait of the American black power movement. The film won an editing prize at the 2011 Sundance Film Festival.

Director: Göran Hugo Olsson
Screenwriter: Göran Hugo Olsson
Executive Producer: Tobias Janson
Producer: Annika Rogell
Co-producers: Joslyn Barnes, Danny Glover
Editors: Hanna Lejonqvist, Göran Hugo Olsson
Music: ?uestlove, The Roots
Music producer: Corey Smyth

About The Author
Barry Walsh is editor and content director for realscreen, and has served as editor of the publication since 2009. With a career in entertainment media that spans two decades, prior to realscreen, he held the associate editor post for now defunct sister publication Boards, which focused on the advertising and commercial production industries. Before Boards, he served as editor of Canadian Music Network, a weekly music industry trade, and as music editor for HMV.com. As content director, he also oversees the development of content for the brand's market-leading events, the Realscreen Summit and Realscreen West, as well as new content initiatives.

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