Faubourg Tremé

the untold story of Black New Orleans
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Statementa film by Lolis Eric Elie and Dawn Logsdon ; a co-production of Serendipity Films LLC, WYES-TV/New Orleans & Louisiana Public Broadcasting ; in association with Independent Television Service (ITVS) & National Black Programming Consortium (NBPC)
ContributionsFaulknor, Lucie, film producer, Kennedy, JoNell, narrator, Marsalis, Wynton, 1961- interviewee, Franklin, John Hope, 1915-2009, interviewee, French, Bob, 1937-2012, interviewee, Salaam, Kalamu ya, 1947- interviewee, Hodge, Derrick, composer (expression), Serendipity Films, Louisiana Public Broadcasting, WYES-TV (Television station : New Orleans, La.), Independent Television Service, National Black Programming Consortium
Classifications
LC ClassificationsF379.N55 F28 2008
The Physical Object
Format[videorecording] :
Pagination1 videodisc (56 min.)
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL26955180M
OCLC/WorldCa1018406081

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Directed by Dawn Logsdon. With Glen David Andrews, Harold Evans, Eric Foner, John Hope Franklin. Faubourg Treme documents the enduring legacy of one of the United States' oldest African American communities, an area just outside the /10(66).

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Faubourg Tremé, however, is a much more intimate look at the neighbourhood, as seen by a selected number of its present and erstwhile inhabitants. It takes you through its troubled and colourful history with a very personal touch, especially when it comes to.

Faubourg Tremé was the oldest black neighborhood in America. Situated north of the French Quarter in New Orleans, it was home to the first civil rights movement, the first black daily newspaper, black businesses, and more. The neighborhood is often left out of history books in spite of its very rich and important history.

Faubourg Tremé is considered the oldest black neighborhood in America, the origin of the southern civil rights movement, and the birthplace of jazz. Long before Hurricane Katrina, two native New Orleanians, one black and one white — writer Lolis Eric Elie and filmmaker Dawn Logsdon — began documenting the rich, living culture of this.

Faubourg Tremé: The Untold Story of Black New Orleans, is a documentary film directed by Dawn Logsdon and written by Lolis Eric ing a cast of local musicians, artists and writers, the film relates the history of New Orleans' Tremé neighborhood.

Detailing the rich existence of the oldest black neighborhood in America, and its significance as the origin of the. “Won’t bow down. Don’t know how.” A place of pride and refuge for New Orleans’ free people of color who could buy property here, the Faubourg Treme – as far back as its founding in the 18th Century – served as cultural rendezvous between the worlds of white and black while its back streets Faubourg Tremé book a music that conquered the world.

Tremé (/ t r ə ˈ m eɪ / trə-MAY) is a neighborhood of the city of New Orleans, in the U.S. state of Louisiana. "Tremé" is often rendered as Treme, and historically the neighborhood is sometimes called by its more formal French name, Faubourg Tremé; it is listed in the New Orleans City Planning Districts as Tremé / Lafitte when including the Lafitte Projects.

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Paul Poincy’s “St. Claude and Dumaine Streets, Faubourg Tremé,” (Louisiana State Museum) The Performance category was chosen because it offers a creative way to present my research.

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Over ten years after the devastation of Hurricane Katrina, the project “Faubourg Tremé” focuses on the daily life of the population living in one of the most legendary and historical districts of New it comes to African-American culture in the city, Tremé lies at the heart.

Each Sunday, In historical times, the slaves would gather in the neigborhood’s center, ”Congo. -The New Republic Faubourg Treme and the Bayou Road, one of the historically These architecture books lay a solid foundation in the field, are a great gift to general historians, and, as the authors hoped, have contributed immeasurably to the maintenance of /5(7).

Across Rampart Street from the French Quarter, the Faubourg Tremé neighborhood is arguably the most important location for African American culture in New Orleans. Closely associated with traditional jazz and "second line" parading, Tremé is now the setting for an eponymous television series created by David Simon (best known for his work on.

As framed in Faubourg Tremé: The Untold Story of Black New Orleans, year-old Trevigne's will to preserve the past is admirable but also set against a series of challenges -- from the ravages. Across Rampart Street from the French Quarter, the Faubourg Tremé neighborhood is arguably the most important location for African American culture in New Orleans.

Closely associated with traditional jazz and “second line” parading, Tremé is now the setting for an eponymous television series created by David Simon (best known for his work on The Wire). Long ago during slavery, Faubourg Tremé was home to the largest community of free black people in the Deep South and a hotbed of political ferment.

Here black and white, free and enslaved, rich and poor co-habitated, collaborated, and clashed to create much of what defines New Orleans culture up to.

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Faubourg Treme: The Untold Story of Black New Orleans. Buy the Film. About Treme. minute version now available on DVD and streaming, edited for classroom use. New Orleans Jazz Quarters Hotel Located in Faubourg Treme, steps from the historic French Quarter and the revitalized Louis Armstrong Park.

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Friends of the Cabildo, Roulhac Toledano, Mary Louise Christovich, Betsy Swanson. An award-winning author of more than a dozen books, Roulhac B. Toledano is a prominent lecturer and an authority on historical architecture. She is the recipient of the American Institute of 5/5(1).

Faubourg Tremé is the oldest black neighborhood in America. Situated north of the French Quarter in New Orleans, it was home to the first civil rights movement, the first black daily newspaper, black businesses, and more. The neighborhood is often left out of history books in spite of its very rich and important history.

Faubourg Treme: The Untold Story of Black New Orleans, Treme (TV Series), Hell on Wheels Lolis Eric Elie (born Ap ) is an American writer, journalist, documentary filmmaker, and food historian best known for his work as story editor of the HBO drama Treme and story editor of AMC's Hell on Wheels.

Past and present collide in this powerful documentary about Faubourg Treme, the fabled New Orleans’ neighborhood that gave birth to jazz, launched America’s first black daily newspaper, and nurtured generations of African American activists.

Executive produced by Wynton Marsalis and Stanley Nelson, with commentary from renowned scholars John Hope Franklin and Eric Foner, Faubourg Treme. Back; What is the Faubourg Treme. If you are a music lover and are planning a visit to historic New Orleans, a tour of the historic Faubourg Treme district cannot be missed.

While a stroll through the district will help you to understand its understated charm a bit more, a guided walking tour is really the best way to learn more about this historical area.

Faubourg Tremé: The Untold Story of Black New Orleans June 11 Elizabeth is the amazing archival researcher on our upcoming documentary, Free for ALL: Inside the Public Library. Faubourg Tremé: The Untold Story of Black New Orleans. K likes. WINNER: Peter C. Rollins Award for the Best Documentary Film in Popular and American Culture WINNER: San Francisco Int'l.

The Faubourg Treme filmmakers are available for speaking engagements. Please visit for contact information. CRITICAL COMMENT "This film is a modern history book that perfectly captures the spirit and culture of Trem - one of New Orleans' great neighborhoods.".

Just in time for the launch of the second season of the HBO show, Treme, you are invited to join us for a presentation and book signing with Michael Crutcher featuring his new book, TREMÉ, which explores the historical links between where the Faubourg Tremé neighborhood is located and its vibrant culture.

Faubourg Tremé was a prominent place during the struggle for civil rights, and people of various races have lived alongside one another Category: Documentary. Treme Treme Just across Rampart Street from the French Quarter, is Tremé (pronounced "truh-MAY"), one of the oldest neighborhoods in the city, perhaps in the country.In fact, Armstrong Park, whose development began in the s, occupies 12 former residential blocks of the original Faubourg Treme, the city writes on its website.

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