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Films by Director: "B"

Listed by director's last name followed by title(s), year(s) of release, and format(s)


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Babatundé, Obba -- Dorothy Dandridge: Singing at Her Best (2006); DVD
Bach, Jean -- A Great Day In Harlem (1994); VHS
Badham, John -- The Bingo Long Taveling All-Stars & Motor Kings (1976); 16mm
Bafaloukos, Ted -- Rockers (1978); DVD
Bagwell, Orlando --

  • Eyes on the Prize: America's Civil Rights Years (1960-1961) (1986); DVD
  • Eyes on the Prize: America's Civil Rights Years (1962-1964) (1986); DVD
  • Roots of Resistence: A Story of the Underground Railroad (1989); VHS
  • Africans in America series (1998); VHS
  • Citizen King (2004); DVD
Baird, Stuart -- U.S. Marshalls (1998); VHS
Baker, Joan -- The Promised Land (1992); VHS
Bakshi, Ralph --
  • Heavy Traffic (1973); DVD
  • Coonskin (1975); VHS

Bakupa-Kanyinda, Balufu -- Afro@Digital (2003); DVD
Balls, James E. -- There's No Place Like Home (n.d.); DVD
Barclay, Paris -- America's Dream (1996); DVD
Bare, Richard -- The Beluah Show (1951-1952); VHS
Barker, John -- Bunny Chow (2006); DVD
Barnette, Neema --

Barnett, Rex --
  • Mary McLeod Bethune: The Spirit of a Champion (1996); VHS
  • In Medical Science (1997); VHS
  • One Doctor: Daniel Hale Williams (1997); VHS
  • Shirley Chisholm: The Leader (1997); VHS
  • Fannie Lou Hamer: Everyday Battle (1999); VHS

Barr Films -- Watch Out for My Plant (1972); 16mm
Barrera, Paul -- Among the First to Die (2005); VHS
Barrett, Tom -- Are You Satisfied? (1987); 16mm
Bartlett, Daren -- Zelador, O: A Story of Capoeira (2007); DVD
Barton, Charles -- Amos & Andy Show nos. 1-6 (1951-53); VHS
Basir, Qasim -- Mooz-lum (2011); DVD
Bass, Jenna Cato -- The Tunnel (2010); DVD
Baumann, Fritz -- The Journey of the Lion (1992); DVD
Baur, Gabriel -- Venus Boyz (2002); DVD
Baus, Janet -- Cruel & Unusual (2006); DVD
Baxley, Craig R. -- Action Jackson (1988); VHS
Baxter, Jack -- Brother Minister: The Assassination of Malcolm X (1994); DVD
Beatty, Warren -- Bulworth (1998); VHS
Beauchamp, Keith A. -- The Untold Story of Emmett Louis Till (2005); DVD
Beaudine, William -- Lucky Ghost (1941); VHS
Becker, Mark -- Pressure Cooker (2009); DVD
Beetge, Jan-Hendrik -- The Abyss Boys (2009); DVD
Bekolo, Jean-Pierre -- Quartier Mozart (1992); VHS
Bell, Ed -- Unchained Memories: Readings from the Slave Narratives (2003); DVD
Bell, Marty -- The Boys of Summer (1983); VHS
Bellinelli, Matteo -- In Black and White : Profiles of 6 African American Authors (1992); DVD
Benacerraf, Margot -- Araya (1959); DVD
Bendjelloul, Malik -- Searching for Sugar Man (2012); DVD
Benedek, Laszlo -- Malaga (1962); 16mm
Benoit, Jacques W. -- How to Make Love to a Negro Without Getting Tired (1989); VHS
Benson, Erica Lee -- The Heart of Southern Sudan (2004); DVD
Benton, Robert -- The Human Stain (2003); DVD
Beresford, Bruce -- Driving Miss Daisy (1989); VHS
Bergan, Renee -- Poto Mitan: Haitian Women Pillars of the Global Economy (2009); DVD
Bergh, Maria Nhambu -- Aerobics with Soul, Kilimanjaro (1995); VHS
Berlin, Abby -- The Amos 'n Andy Show: The Rare Coin (1951); 16mm
Berne, Josef -- Paper Doll (1942); 16mm
Berry, John --

  • Tamango (1959); VHS
  • Claudine (1974); 16mm, DVD
  • Boesman & Lena (2000); 35mm, VHS
Berry, S. Torriano --
  • Black Captains of the Chesapeake (n.d.); DVD
  • Can't Let Love (n.d.); Beta, DVD
  • I'm Sorry (n.d.); Betacam SP
  • Know Cologne (n.d.); Betacam SP
  • Noh Matta Wat: Season 3 (n.d.); DVD
  • Proverbial Angel, The (n.d.); DVD
  • Rich (1983); VHS
  • Connection, The (1985); DVD
  • Deathly Realities (1985); DVD
  • Coming of the Saturnites, The (1986); Beta
  • Day of the Crow's Call (1986); VHS
  • Light, The (1988); Betacam SP
  • Berger & Fry's (pilot) (1989); VHS
  • Euphrates Awakening (1992); DVD, Betacam SP
  • Money'll Eat You Up (1992); Betacam SP
  • Embalmer (1996); DVD
  • Euphrates Sun: An Experiment in Subtext (1996); Betacam SP
  • Four Women of Genesis (2004); VHS, Betacam SP
  • Noh Matta Wat: Season 1 (2005); DVD
  • Noh Matta Wat: Season 2 (2006); DVD
  • Financial AIDS (2007); DVD
Bertelsen, Phil -- Beyond the Steps: Alvin Ailey American Dance Theater (2006); DVD
Berwick, Irvin -- Check it Out! (1972); 16mm
Best, Joseph -- Africa Sings (1936); VHS
Bestall, Clifford -- 16th Man, The (2010); DVD
betts, donnie l. --
  • Dearfield: The Road Less Traveled (1995); DVD
  • Music is My Life, Politics My Mistress: The Story of Oscar Brown, Jr. (2005); DVD

Billops, Camille --

  • Suzanne, Suzanne (1982); VHS
  • Finding Christa (1991); VHS
  • Take Your Bags (1998); VHS
Binder, Maria -- Hope in My Heart: The May Ayim Story (1997); DVD
Binney, Josh --
  • Chicago After Dark (1946); 16mm
  • Hi De Ho (1947); 16mm, DVD
  • Boarding House Blues (1948); DVD
  • Killer Diller (1948); VHS
Birri, Fernando -- Tire diť (Toss Me a Dime) (1960); DVD
Bitzer, G.W. -- A Natural Born Gambler (1916); 8mm
Bjorkman, Stig -- Georgia, Georgia (1972); DVD
Black, Stephanie --
  • H2 Worker (1990); DVD
  • Life and Debt (2001); DVD
  • Africa Unite: A Celebration of Bob Marley's Vision (2008); DVD

Blackman, Inge -- Legacy (2006); DVD
Blackwood, Maureen -- Perfect Image? (1988); VHS
Blake, Timothy --

Bland, Edward O. -- The Cry of Jazz (1959); DVD
Blank, Les --

  • The Blues Accordin' to Lightnin' Hopkins (1968); 16mm
  • The Sun's Gonna Shine (1968); 16mm
  • A Well Spent Life (1971); 16mm
Bloom, Jon N. -- Overnight Sensation (1983); 16mm
Blue, Carroll Parrott --
  • Conversations with Roy DeCarava (1983); VHS
  • Nigerian Art: Kindred Spirits [producer] (1990); VHS

Bluemke, Jay -- My Nappy Roots: A Journey Through Our Hair-itage (2004); DVD
Blum, Michael -- Richard Pryor: Live & Smokin' (1971); VHS
Blumenfeld, Gina -- Just an Overnight Guest (1983); 16mm
Bocahut, Laurent -- Woubi Cheri (1998); DVD
Bogart, Paul -- Skin Game (1971); 16mm
Bogdanovich, Peter -- To Sir, with Love II (1996); DVD
Bond, James III -- Def by Temptation (1990); DVD
Boorman, John -- In My Country (2004); DVD
Borden, Lizzie -- Born in Flames (1984); DVD
Bourne, St. Clair --

Bowe, Nandi -- Statistically Speaking (1995); VHS
Bowser, Pearl -- Midnight Ramble (1994); DVD
Boyd, Melba Joyce -- The Black Unicorn: Dudley Randall & the Broadside Press (1995); VHS
Boyd, Tanya -- The Gift (1998); DVD
Brabant, Charles -- The Respectful Prostitute (1952); VHS
Bradley, Jamison -- Apple Crumb Panic (1993); DVD
Brady, Jasper Ewing -- Radia-tors (1929); 16mm
Brand, Dionne -- Sisters in the Struggle (1991); VHS
Brest, Martin -- Beverly Hills Cop (1984); VHS
Bretherton, Howard P. -- Up in the Air (1940); DVD
Brewer, Craig -- Hustle & Flow (2005); DVD
Brewster, Joe -- The Keeper (1995); DVD
Brockway, Merrill -- Dance in America: Dance Theatre of Harlem (1977); 16mm
Brooks, Mel --
  • Blazing Saddles (1974); VHS
  • History of the World, Part 1 (1981); 16mm
Brooks, Nina -- What Beauty Beholds (2002); DVD
Brooks, Philip -- Woubi Cheri (1998); DVD
Brooks, Richard -- Brother Shiloh --
  • I Know That's Right (n.d.); DVD
  • Capers (1995); DVD

Brown, Clarence -- Intruder in the Dust (1949); 16mm
Brown, Leslie K. -- Untold Legacy (2005); VHS
Brown, Mark -- Check and Double Check (1930); 16mm
Brown, Phil -- Harlem Globetrotters (1951); 16mm
Brown, Tony -- The White Girl (1990); VHS
Brown, Yrneh -- Sucre Amer (ND); DVD
Browne, Chris -- Third World Cop (1999); DVD
Browning, Kirk -- The Gospel at Colonus (1985); DVD
Bryan, Sam --

  • Africa: A New Look (1969); VHS
  • Ancient Africans, The (1970); 16mm, VHS
Bryant, Linda Goode -- Flag Wars (2003); DVD
Buba, Tony -- Struggles in Steel: The Fight for Equal Opportunity (1996); DVD
Buchanan, Larry -- Free, White and 21 (1963); DVD
Buckle, Dwayne --
  • Minority, The (2006); DVD
  • Cybornetics (2012); DVD
Bulbul, Sozimo -- AboliÁ„o (1988); DVD
Burch, Aarin --

  • Dreams of Passion (1989); 16mm
  • Spin Cycle (1991); VHS
Burger, Hans --
  • Boogie Woogie Dream (1942); 16mm
  • Boogie Woogie Blues (1948); 16mm
Burnett, Charles --
  • Several Friends (1969); DVD
  • The Horse (1973); DVD
  • Killer of Sheep (1977); 16mm, DVD
  • My Brother's Wedding (1983); DVD
  • To Sleep with Anger (1990); VHS, DVD
  • The Glass Shield (1994); VHS
  • When It Rains (1995); DVD
  • Nightjohn (1996); DVD
  • Selma, Lord, Selma (1999); DVD
  • Finding Buck McHenry (2000); DVD
  • Nat Turner: A Troublesome Property (2002); VHS
  • Warming by the Devil's Fire (2003); DVD
  • Namibia: Struggle for Liberation (2007); DVD
  • Quiet as Kept (2007); DVD
  • Relative Stranger (2009); DVD
Burns, Ken --
  • Jazz (2000); DVD
  • Unforgivable Blackness: The Rise and Fall of Jack Johnson (2004); DVD
Burns, Kevin -- Nelson Mandela: Journey to Freedom (1996); VHS
Burns, Thomas -- Angels Can't Help But Laugh (2006); DVD
Burtt, Ben -- The True Story of Glory Continues (1991); VHS
Byker, Carl -- When Worlds Collide (2010); DVD
Byrd, Jeff -- Breakdown (1997); DVD

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