James Baldwin: From Another Place – A film by Sedat Pakay

James Baldwin: From Another Place

A film By Sedat Pakay

Shot in Istanbul, Turkey, where Baldwin was living and writing, the film details the author talking about living abroad, the black experience in America, and his controversial private life. Portions of this film were incorporated into the American Masters/PBS biography of the author. 

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Produced and directed by Sedat Pakay
Camera work by Cengiz Tacer
Filmed in Istanbul, Turkey during May 1970
Music composed and performed by Linda and Sonny Sharrock
1973 | Black & White | 11 min, 30 sec
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