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Nat Hentoff

Nat Hentoff was born on June 10, 1925 in Boston, Massachusetts, USA. See full bio »

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Sweet and Lowdown
A Great Day in Harlem
Lake of Fire
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 1987 CBS Schoolbreak Special (TV Series) (novel "The Day They Came To Arrest The Book" - 1 episode)
- The Day They Came to Arrest the Book (1987) ... (novel "The Day They Came To Arrest The Book")
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 1957 The Seven Lively Arts (TV Series) (musical advisor - 1 episode)
- The Sound of Jazz (1957) ... (musical advisor)
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 1964 New York Philharmonic Young People's Concerts (TV Series) (music - 1 episode)
- Jazz in the Concert Hall (1964) ... (music: "Journey into Jazz")
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 2006 Lake of Fire (Documentary) (thanks)
 2000 American Masters (TV Series documentary) (thanks - 1 episode)
- Clint Eastwood: Out of the Shadows (2000) ... (thanks)
 1972 Lenny Bruce Without Tears (Documentary) (acknowledgment)
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 2013 The Pleasures of Being Out of Step (Documentary)
 2006 Lake of Fire (Documentary)
Himself - Writer
 2004 Improvisation
 2000 American Masters (TV Series documentary)
Himself - Writer
- Clint Eastwood: Out of the Shadows (2000) ... Himself - Writer
 2000 New York in the 50's (Documentary)
 1999 Sweet and Lowdown
 1999 I'll Make Me a World (TV Mini-Series documentary)
 1998 Jim Hall: A Life in Progress (Documentary)
 1998 Lenny Bruce: Swear to Tell the Truth (Documentary)
 1996 Tell the Truth and Run: George Seldes and the American Press (Documentary)
Himself - Columnist / The Village Voice
 1994 A Great Day in Harlem (Documentary)
 1967 Firing Line (TV Series)
Himself - Guest
- Black Power (1967) ... Himself - Guest
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 1972 Lenny Bruce Without Tears (Documentary)

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Other Works:

Book: "The Day They Came to Arrest the Book". Demco Media, 1985. ISBN 0606031340 See more »

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Is a pro-life, anti-death penalty libertarian whose books include "Free Speech for Me But Not for Thee," "This School is Driving Me Crazy," "The Day They Came to Arrest the Book," "The War on the Bill of Rights and the Gathering of Resistance" and "Is There a Duty to Die?", among many others. He has also written numerous books on music, especially jazz. See more »

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