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Daughters of the dust : a film

Author: Julie DashArthur JafaAmy Carey LintonJoseph Burton, (Film editor)John BarnesAll authors
Publisher: New York, NY : Kino Video, ©1991.
Edition/Format:   VHS video : VHS tape   Visual material : EnglishView all editions and formats
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A simple story of a large African-American family as they prepare to move North from the Sea Islands off the coast of Georgia at the beginning of the 20th century. The film brings to life the changing values, conflicts and struggles of a family leaving home.
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Genre/Form: Feature films
Drama
Material Type: Videorecording
Document Type: Visual material
All Authors / Contributors: Julie Dash; Arthur Jafa; Amy Carey Linton; Joseph Burton, (Film editor); John Barnes; Cora Lee Day; Adisa Anderson; Barbara-O; Cheryl Lynn Bruce; Tommy Hicks; Kaycee Moore; Alva Rogers; Geraldine Dunston; Vertamae Smart-Grosvenor; Kino International Corporation.; Geechee Girls Productions, Inc.; American Playhouse Theatrical Films.; WMG Film GmbH.
OCLC Number: 29406369
Notes: Originally issued as a motion picture in 1991.
Credits: Director of photography, A. Jaffa Fielder; editors, Amy Carey, Joseph Burton ; music, John Barnes.
Cast: Cora Lee Day, Adisa Anderson, Barbara-O, Cheryl Lynn Bruce, Tommy Hicks, Kaycee Moore, Alva Rogers, Geraldine Dunston, Vertamae Grosvenor.
Description: 1 videocassette (113 min.) : sound, color ; 1/2 in.
Details: VHS.
Responsibility: a Kino International release ; American Playhouse Theatrical Films in association with WMG present a Geechee Girls production ; produced, written, and directed by Julie Dash.

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A simple story of a large African-American family as they prepare to move North from the Sea Islands off the coast of Georgia at the beginning of the 20th century. The film brings to life the changing values, conflicts and struggles of a family leaving home.

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