L.A. Rebellion: Creating a New Black Cinema is the first
book dedicated to the films and filmmakers of the L.A. Rebellion,
a group of African, Caribbean, and African American independent
film and video artists that formed at the University of
California, Los Angeles, in the 1970s and 1980s. The
group—including Charles Burnett, Julie Dash, Haile Gerima, Billy
Woodberry, Jamaa Fanaka, and Zeinabu irene Davis—shared a desire
to create... more...