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Brown, Effie T.

Works: 14 works in 47 publications in 4 languages and 4,061 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Coming-of-age films  Comedy films  Film adaptations  Fiction  Bildungsromans  Prison films  Short films  Thrillers (Motion pictures)  Horror films 
Roles: Producer
Classifications: PN1997.2, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
Most widely held works by Effie T Brown
Real women have curves by Patricia Cardoso( Visual )

13 editions published between 2002 and 2005 in English and held by 1,778 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The summer after Ana's high school graduation is a turning point in her life. She has to decide whether to go to college and experience life, or stay home, get married and work at her sister's struggling garment factory
Dear White People by Justin Simien( Visual )

4 editions published between 2014 and 2015 in English and held by 1,155 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A social satire that follows the stories of four black students at an Ivy League college where controversy breaks out over a popular but offensive black-face party thrown by white students
Rocket science( Visual )

3 editions published between 2007 and 2010 in English and held by 591 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In spite of his stuttering problem, the high school debate team star invites Hal to join the team. Stumbling his way to the championship, Hal falls in love, gains confidence, and ultimately realizes that love and life should not be rocket science
Stranger inside( Visual )

4 editions published between 2002 and 2010 in English and held by 133 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Treasure Lee just moved out of "juvenile" into the State Pen. Now she needs to learn how the system works, search out where the power lies, and find herself a new lover. She soon meets Brownie, a jail-toughened lifer, who works through her extended family of loyal girls. The closer Treasure gets to Brownie, the more enemies she makes
Strange & charmed( Visual )

2 editions published in 2003 in English and held by 86 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Not long ago, we believed the smallest elements of the universe were protons, neutrons and electrons. Then we discovered that these tiny particles are made up of even smaller particles called quarks. There are six kinds of quarks and their names are Up, Down, Top, Bottom, Strange and Charmed. Shari Frilot's remarkable Strange and Charmed offers a fresh, sophisticated, super sexy urban sci-fi story about the love lives of an 8-year old girl Lua, a 20-year old lesbian Chakra, and a 40-year old accountant Amanda all through the point of view of two subatomic particles dancing through spacetime! The quarks Strange and Charmed fly through cosmic and microcosmic spaces which make up the universe and bodies of the three human characters as the women find and lose love over the course of one night on Earth
The inheritance by Aggie Ebrahimi Bazaz( Visual )

2 editions published in 2011 in English and held by 44 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When five ambitious cousins gather at a family homestead to claim an inheritance, they are thrust into a terrifying world of rituals, trances and demonic possessions as they compete for their share of a mysterious family fortune
Real women have curves = Las mujeres verdaderas tienen curvas( Visual )

2 editions published in 2004 in English and held by 12 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Should she leave home, go to college and experience life? Or stay home, get married, and keep working in her sister's struggling garment factory? It may seem an easy decision, but for 18-year-old Ana, every choice she makes this summer will change her life
Las Mujeres de verdad tienen curvas( Visual )

5 editions published between 2004 and 2008 in Spanish and held by 10 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ana es una chica de 18 años de origen hispano que reside con su familia en Los Ángeles. Está a punto de acabar los estudios de secundaria y es la primera de su familia que puede atreverse a soñar con ir a la Universidad. Tiene posibilidades reales de conseguir una beca, pero su madre se opone. No cree que sea lo más conveniente para ella, pues lo que espera es que se ponga a trabajar, adelgace y encuentre novio pronto. Al acabar las clases Ana tiene que empezar a trabajar en el taller de costura de su hermana, presionada por un gran pedido
Echte Frauen haben Kurven by Patricia Cardoso( Visual )

2 editions published between 2004 and 2006 in German and held by 7 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Für Ana, Tochter einer mexikanischen Einwandererfamilie in Los Angeles, läuft eigentlich gerade alles bestens. Sie hat das High-School-Zeugnis in der Tasche, einen netten Jungen kennengelernt und in New York wartet ein College-Stipendium nur darauf, daß sie es antritt. Doch vor allem Anas Mutter Carmen hat für die Zukunft ihrer Tochter andere Pläne: sie soll kochen lernen, sich einen passenden Ehemann suchen und am besten eine ganze Schar von Kindern großziehen. Dabei gibt es allerdings ein Problem: Ana bringt einige Pfunde zu viel auf die Waage! Und sie ist wild entschlossen, zu ihrem Körper und ihren eigenen Vorstellungen vom Leben zu stehen und vor allem: niemals so zu werden wie ihre Mutter... (Quelle:
Project greenlight : Leisure class( Visual )

1 edition published in 2016 in English and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Behind-the-scenes look at the Hollywood filmmaking process that documents all the hurdles and pitfalls encountered by first-time filmmakers as they bring their labor of love to the big screen. The theatrical release highlighted in this season is "The leisure class", a comedy film about a man who is trying to marry into a wealthy family and his unpredictable brother
Dani & Alice( Visual )

1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

The pair of the title are entwined in a passionate lescian affair that turns volatile, exploding into a fit of violence that will tragically end the girls' relationship forever
Mi abuela( Visual )

in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Mi abuela (23 min.): A story about a young girl and her dying grandmother -- Reducing Stanley (25 min.): a father-young son relationship -- A table is a table (12 min.): about a lonely old man who makes up his own language to keep busy -- Spirit of Yosemite (23 min.): a documentary about Yosemite National Park
Las mujeres de verdad tienen curvas Real woman have curves( )

1 edition published in 2004 in Multiple languages and held by 0 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ana, una adolescente méxico-americana vive en la comunidad hispana del este de l.a., recién
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Rocket science