Stanley Nelson (I)

Producer | Director | Writer
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KNOWN FOR 
The Black Panthers: Vanguard of the Revolution (2015) | Jonestown: The Life and Death of Peoples Temple (2006) | The Black Press: Soldiers Without Swords (1999)
AWARDS 
Won 3 Primetime Emmys. Another 18 wins & 21 nominations More »
BORN 
Jul 7, 1955 (age 62)

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Films in Production (1 titles)YEARBUDGETSTATUS
Past Film & Video (23 titles)YEARBUDGETU.S. GROSS
Past Television (12 titles)YEAREPISODE COUNT
  • Primary photo for Through the Fire: The Legacy of Barack ObamaThrough the Fire: The Legacy of Barack Obama (TV Movie) Producer  Less 2017
  • Primary photo for Art in the Twenty-First CenturyArt in the Twenty-First Century (TV Series) Director ( 1 episode, 2016 )  Less 2016 1
  • Primary photo for Independent LensIndependent Lens (TV Series) Director ( 2 episodes, 2004–2016 ) , Producer ( 2 episodes, 2004–2016 ) , Writer ( 2 episodes, 2004–2016 ) , Executive Producer ( 1 episode, 2013 ) , Cinematographer ( 1 episode, 2004 )  Less 2004–2016 3
  • Primary photo for American ExperienceAmerican Experience (TV Series) Producer ( 7 episodes, 2001–2014 ) , Director ( 6 episodes, 2001–2014 ) , Writer ( 2 episodes, 2012–2014 ) , Writer ( 1 episode, 2011 )  Less 2001–2014 7
    • Freedom Summer (Jun 24, 2014) Director, Producer, Writer  Less
    • Jesse Owens (May 1, 2012) Producer, Writer  Less
    • Freedom Riders (May 16, 2011) Director (directed by), Producer (produced by), Writer  Less
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  • Primary photo for P.O.V.P.O.V. (TV Series) Executive Producer ( 1 episode, 2014 )  Less 2014 1
    • When I Walk (Jun 23, 2014) Executive Producer  Less
  • Primary photo for Freedom RidersFreedom Riders (TV Series) Director, Producer  Less 2009– 
  • Primary photo for American MastersAmerican Masters (TV Series) Director ( 1 episode, 2005 ) , Producer ( 1 episode, 2005 )  Less 2005 1
  • Primary photo for CNN PresentsCNN Presents (TV Series) Executive Producer ( 1 episode, 2005 )  Less 2005 1
  • Primary photo for Beyond Brown: Pursuing the PromiseBeyond Brown: Pursuing the Promise (TV Movie) Director, Executive Producer  Less 2004
  • Primary photo for Duke Ellington's WashingtonDuke Ellington's Washington (TV Movie) Himself, Producer, Writer  Less 2000
  • Primary photo for Marcus Garvey: Look for Me in the WhirlwindMarcus Garvey: Look for Me in the Whirlwind (TV Movie) Director, Producer  Less 2000
  • Primary photo for What Can We Do About Violence?What Can We Do About Violence? (TV Movie) Producer  Less 1994
Self (8 titles)YEARBUDGETU.S. GROSS
  • Primary photo for The Robert MacNeil ReportThe Robert MacNeil Report (TV Series) Himself ( 1 episode, 2016 )  Less 2016
  • Primary photo for Tavis SmileyTavis Smiley (TV Series) Himself / Himself - Guest ( 3 episodes, 2004–2016 )  Less 2004–2016
  • Primary photo for Democracy Now!Democracy Now! (TV Series) Himself ( 4 episodes, 2010–2016 )  Less 2010–2016
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  • Primary photo for The Global AfricanThe Global African (TV Series) Himself - Director, 'Black Panthers: Vanguard of the Revolution' ( 1 episode, 2015 )  Less 2015
  • Primary photo for Politics Nation with Al SharptonPolitics Nation with Al Sharpton (TV Series) Himself ( 1 episode, 2014 )  Less 2014
  • Primary photo for The Oprah Winfrey ShowThe Oprah Winfrey Show (TV Series) Himself ( 1 episode, 2011 )  Less 2011
  • Primary photo for The 11th Annual Satellite AwardsThe 11th Annual Satellite Awards (TV Movie) Himself  Less 2006
  • Primary photo for Charlie RoseCharlie Rose (TV Series) Himself ( 1 episode, 2004 )  Less 2004

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