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James Baldwin: The Price of the Ticket - Preview

  • Aired: 08/23/2013
  • Rating: NR
Using rarely-seen archival footage from nine different countries, the film melds intimate interviews and eloquent public speeches with cinéma vérité glimpses of Baldwin and original scenes from his extraordinary funeral service in December 1987.
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James Baldwin: The Price of the Ticket - Preview
James Baldwin: The Price of the Ticket - Preview
An encore of James Baldwin: The Price of the Ticket (original broadcast August 14, 1989)
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Funding for American Masters is provided by The Corporation for Public Broadcasting, Rosalind P. Walter, The Blanche & Irving Laurie Foundation, Rhoda Herrick, Michael & Helen Schaffer Foundation, Vital Projects Fund, Rolf and Elizabeth Rosenthal, Lenore Hecht Foundation, The André and Elizabeth Kertész Foundation, The Philip and Janice Levin Foundation, Ellen and James S. Marcus, Judith and Burton Resnick, and public television viewers.
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