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Title The black jacket [videorecording] / a film by Ryan Simon ; Virgil Films, Engine7Media, West North, and Strike Anywhere present ; director, Ryan Simon ; producers, Joel Goulder, Jeremy Goulder, Colin Best, Ryan Simon.

Publication Info. New York, NY : Virgil Films, [2016]


Location Call No. Status
 PAS Central Library DVD, Non-Fiction    364.15 BLA    Available
 PAS Hastings Branch DVD    364.15 BLA    DUE 08-24-20
 PAS La Pintoresca Branch DVD    364.15 BLA    DUE 08-17-20 Billed
Edition Widescreen.
Description 1 videodisc (95 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
two-dimensional moving image tdi rdacontent
video v rdamedia
videodisc vd rdacarrier
digital optical stereo rda
video file DVD video region 1 rda
Documentary films. lcgft
System Details DVD; NTSC; widescreen presentation; stereo.
Language Closed-captioned.
Note Subtitle on container: A hard-core plan to transform South Central.
Performer Featuring Aquil Bashear.
Credits Cinematographer, James Laxton ; editor, John Dilley.
Note Widescreen.
Audience MPAA rating: Not rated.
Summary The documentary follows the efforts of former gang members who are now committed to stopping the violence that they once enacted themselves. A former Black Panther leads a sixteen-week course full of gang members and community outreach workers through a curriculum recently adopted by the Los Angeles City Council. The mission: Peace. The method: Changing the violent mindsets of influential gang member's one person at a time. The result: Hundreds fewer murders per year.
Subject Gangs -- California -- Los Angeles.
Gang prevention -- California -- Los Angeles.
Violent crimes -- California -- Los Angeles -- Prevention.
Crime prevention -- California -- Los Angeles.
Violence -- California -- Los Angeles -- Prevention.
Ex-gang members -- California -- Los Angeles.
Los Angeles (Calif.) -- Social conditions.
Professional Community Intervention Training Institute.
Bashear, Aquil.
Political participation.
Genre/Form Documentary films.
Nonfiction films.
Video recordings for the hearing impaired.
Documentary films. (OCoLC)fst01710390
Added Author Simon, Ryan, film director, film producer.
Goulder, Jeremy, film producer.
Goulder, Joel, film producer.
Best, Colin, film producer.
Bashear, Aquil, commentator, on-screen participant.
Virgil Films, presenter, publisher.
Engine 7 Films, presenter.
West North (Firm), presenter.
Strike Anywhere (Firm), presenter.
Added Title Black jacket : a hard-core plan to transform South Central
Standard No. 829567119228
Music No. 671192 Virgil Films

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