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Almos' a man

Author: Tak FuyimotoRobert EstrinTaj Mahal, (Musician)Leslie LeeStan LathanAll authors
Publisher: [Place of publication not identified] : Monterey Home Video : Fries Home Video [distributor], ©1976.
Series: American short story collection.
Edition/Format:   VHS video : VHS tape   Visual material : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Faced with the prospect of working to pay for a mule he has accidently killed, a teenage farmworker, armed with vague notions of manhood, escapes from the farm.
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Material Type: Videorecording
Document Type: Visual material
All Authors / Contributors: Tak Fuyimoto; Robert Estrin; Taj Mahal, (Musician); Leslie Lee; Stan Lathan; Dan McCann; LaVar Burton; Madge Sinclair; Robert DoQui; Christopher Brooks; Roy Andrews; Gary Goodrow; Henry Fonda; Richard Wright; Monterey Home Video (Firm); Fries Home Video (Firm); Learning in Focus, inc.
OCLC Number: 57396792
Notes: Adapted from the story by Richard Wright.
Credits: Photography, Tak Fuyimoto ; editor, Robert Estrin; music, Taj Mahal ; teleplay, Leslie Lee ; director, Stan Lathan ; producer, Dan McCann.
Cast: LaVar Burton, Madge Sinclair, Robert Doqui, Christopher Brooks, Roy Andrews, Gary Goodrow.
Performer(s): Hosted by Henry Fonda.
Description: 1 videocassette (51 min.) : sound, color ; 1/2 in.
Details: VHS.
Series Title: American short story collection.
Other Titles: Richard Wright's Almos' a man
Responsibility: Learning In Focus, Inc.

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Faced with the prospect of working to pay for a mule he has accidently killed, a teenage farmworker, armed with vague notions of manhood, escapes from the farm.

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