All On a Mardi Gras Day (2003)

Genres - Culture & Society  |   Sub-Genres - Holidays, Sociology  |   Run Time - 60 min.  |   Countries - USA  |  
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This 2003 documentary comes from producers Jerry Brock and Royce Osborn and explores the history of African-American culture in New Orleans, LA, specifically in relation to the annual Mardis Gras celebration. Incorporating photos, archival film footage and interviews with historians and Mardi Gras participants, All on a Mardi Gras Day presents viewers with a look at the influence of the African, Creole, and Carribean cultures on the sites and sounds of Black Carnival throughout history.

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archival-footage, Black [race], carnival, celebration, costume, Creole, cultural-traditions, dance [art], folk-art, Mardi-Gras, music-scene, songs, stories