Black Coffee

Black Coffee

A Glimpse Into the Dark Side of the Brew

DVD - 2006
Average Rating:
Rate this:
A three part documentary that chronicles coffee's origins in Ethiopia and its spread over five continents, sparking revolution, controversy, creativity, business, and slavery along the way.
Publisher: [Toronto] : Mongrel Media, [2006]
Branch Call Number: DVD 338.17373 Bla 3558ad 1
Characteristics: 1 videodisc (174 min) :,sd., col. with b&w sequences ;,12 cm., in container


From the critics

Community Activity


Add a Comment

Sep 29, 2014

Episode 2 on this DVD is unwatchable, as it sticks and skips continuously.

Feb 01, 2014

Black Coffee: a Glimpse into the Dark Side of the Brew --- DVD Coffee is the second most valuable commodity legally traded around the world. Black Coffee tells us about the origins of coffee but, more importantly, how and under what circumstances it came to Arabia, then Turkey, and then to the nations of Europe before finally being brought to the Americas where it became the future Haiti’s most important product.

Age Suitability

Add Age Suitability

There are no age suitabilities for this title yet.


Add a Summary

There are no summaries for this title yet.


Add Notices

There are no notices for this title yet.


Add a Quote

There are no quotes for this title yet.

Explore Further

Browse by Call Number

Subject Headings


Find it at WPPL

To Top