Melvin and Mario Van Peebles
From the Set Groundbreakers: Black Moviemakers
Father and son Melvin and Mario Van Peebles are groundbreaking moviemakers. They created unique films about Black Americans that changed the course of cinematic history. This book explores their lives and their fascinating films. Includes table of contents, glossary, index, author biography, filmography, and sidebars.
|Interest Level||Grade 3 - Grade 6|
|Reading Level||Grade 4|
|ATOS Reading Level|
|Guided Reading Level||S|
|Publisher||Cherry Lake Publishing|
|Available Formats||Reinforced book (9781668919804), Paperback (9781668920824), PDF (9781668923481), ePub (9781668922156), Hosted ebook (9781668926147), Kindle (9781668924815)|
|Number of Pages||24|
|Dimensions||8.25 x 8.25|
|Graphics||Full-color photographs, Historical photographs|
Author: Joyce Markovics
Joyce Markovics has worked in educational publishing for more than 20 years. She has written hundreds of award-winning nonfiction children’s books and recently started her own book development company, Bowerbird Books. Joyce is passionate about telling stories that captivate and inspire young readers.
Author: Alrick A. Brown
Alrick A. Brown is a storyteller and an Assistant Professor at NYU who uses filmmaking to touch the hearts and challenge the minds of his audiences. His creativity is shaped by his time living and working in West Africa, and his upbringing in New Jersey, and his travels around the world.
- This Is Melvin and Mario
- Early Life
- Making Movies
- Find Out More
- About the Authors
|Glossary of key words|
|Table of contents|
|Full-color photographs, Historical photographs|