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Black or White (1991)

Video  -  Music | Short  -  14 November 1991 (USA)
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In this video, Michael Jackson sings that it doesn't matter if you want to be his brother, it doesn't matter if you're black or white.

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In this video, Michael Jackson sings that it doesn't matter if you want to be his brother, it doesn't matter if you're black or white.

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John Landis:  the director at the end of the song. See more »

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When Michael sings on the Statue of Liberty torch, he wears a sleeveless tank top and a white long-sleeved outer tee-shirt. In one shot the white tee-shirt is hanging down by his elbow so part of his arm is exposed, yet in the next shot the shirt is pulled up on his shoulder so the arm is no longer visible. See more »

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Outstanding masterpiece
7 January 2001 | by (Saint-Petersburg, Russian Federation) – See all my reviews

Aggressive ignorance of mass-media and of so-called "critics" will never let them appreciate a deeper-than-plain books, music, cinemas and videos.

In the Black Or White minifilm, short-sighted tabloid-like critics were able to see only "masturbation" (which actually was only in their ill minds) and "violence".

But this video has the deepest symbolism I have seen in a film ever.

It called Black Or White. The whole film is about. It is about good Or bad, light Or darkness, happiness of communication between people Or despair of loneliness, peace Or aggression, nations unity Or rage and so on.

Every frame of the last, Panther, sequence is a symbol. The water, the wind, the dance, the mimic poses symbolize many things.

Absolute quality and art of costumes, light, photography, special effects.

The idea, scenario, choreography, text and music by Michael Jackson.

Denis Raphael Solyahoff, analytic contents provider for MJFCs' SCREAM International Project >


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