William Greaves

Actor · Director · Producer
IVA Star Rating : 50
William Greaves (October 8, 1926 – August 25, 2014) was a documentary filmmaker and a pioneer of African-American filmmaking. He produced more than two hundred documentary films, and wrote and directed more than half of these. Greaves garnered many accolades for his work, including four Emmy nominations, one of which he won for his work as executive... read more

William Greaves (October 8, 1926 – August 25, 2014) was a documentary filmmaker and a pioneer of African-American filmmaking. He produced more than two hundred documentary films, and wrote and directed more than half of these. Greaves garnered many accolades for his work, including four Emmy nominations, one of which he won for his work as executive producer on the African-American news program Black Journal. Description above from the Wikipedia article William Greaves, licensed under CC-BY-SA, full list of contributors on Wikipedia.

Birth Name

William Garfield Greaves

Born

Friday, 08 October 1926

Died

Monday, 25 August 2014

Actor Filmography

The Oscars Self - Documentarian (In Memoriam) 2015
Symbiopsychotaxiplasm: Take 2 1/2 Himself / Self 2005
Cinéma Vérité: Defining the Moment 2000
Symbiopsychotaxiplasm: Take One Self - Director / Himself / Director 1968
Black Journal Self - Host, Himself 1968
Emergency Ward Self 1959
Souls of Sin Isaiah 'Alabama' Lee 1949
Lost Boundaries Arthur 'Art' Cooper 1949
Suspense Desk Clerk 1949
Miracle in Harlem Bert Hallam 1948
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Actor Filmography

The Oscars Self - Documentarian (In Memoriam) 2015
Symbiopsychotaxiplasm: Take 2 1/2 Himself / Self 2005
Cinéma Vérité: Defining the Moment 2000
Symbiopsychotaxiplasm: Take One Self - Director / Himself / Director 1968
Black Journal Self - Host, Himself 1968
Emergency Ward Self 1959
Souls of Sin Isaiah 'Alabama' Lee 1949
Lost Boundaries Arthur 'Art' Cooper 1949
Suspense Desk Clerk 1949
Miracle in Harlem Bert Hallam 1948
Sepia Cinderella Patron 1947

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Producer Filmography

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