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Actor and Director Mario Van Peebles

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Actor and Director Mario Van Peebles

Actor and Director Mario Van Peebles

Actor and Director Mario Van Peebles

Only Available in Archive Formats.

NPR's Tavis Smiley talks with Mario Van Peebles about his new film, How to Get the Man's Foot Outta Your Asss! Van Peebles co-wrote, directed, produced and starred in the movie. He portrays his father, Melvin Van Peebles, during the time his dad made the revolutionary 1971 black-power film, Sweet Sweetback's Baad Asssss Song.

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