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Interactive video lesson plan for: Sidney Poitier - Mini Bio

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A short biography of Academy Award-winner Sidney Poitier. The renowned actor starred in hit films such as "Lilies of the Field" and "A Raisin in the Sun." Avoiding stereotypical roles of African-American in films at all costs, he became the first black actor in history to win an Academy Award.

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