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Go tell it on the mountain

Author: Robert GellerCalvin SkaggsGus EdwardsLeslie LeeStan LathanAll authors
Publisher: [United States] : Distributed by Monterey Media Inc., [2004?].
Edition/Format:   DVD video : EnglishView all editions and formats
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A story of violence and desire, of tenderness and compassion, so gripping and moving, which lays bare the trials and sufferings, the yearings and aspirations of three generations of an African American family. The journey of a family from the rural South to "big city" Herlem, seeking both salvation and understanding and of a young boy struggling to earn the approval of a self-righteous and often unloving stepfather.
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Genre/Form: Feature films
Drama
Drama Harlem (New York, N.Y.)
Material Type: Videorecording
Document Type: Visual material
All Authors / Contributors: Robert Geller; Calvin Skaggs; Gus Edwards; Leslie Lee; Stan Lathan; Jay Freund; Charles Bennett; Bernard Johnson; Hiro Narita; Webster Lewis; Paul Winfield; Alfre Woodard; Ving Rhames; Rosalind Cash; James Bond, III.; Olivia Cole; Ruby Dee; James Baldwin; Monterey Home Video (Firm); American Playhouse Theatrical Films.; Learning in Focus, inc.; Monterey Media Inc.
ISBN: 1569946213 9781569946213
OCLC Number: 54056683
Notes: Originally broadcast on television in 1984.
Adapted from the novel by James Baldwin.
Special features: Actor bio: Olivia Cole, Paul Winfield, Ruby Dee, Ving Rhames, Alfre Woodard; Baldwin bio; Discussion topics; Other DVDs.
Credits: Edited by Jay Freund ; production designer, Charles Bennett ; costume designer, Bernard Johnson ; director of photography, Hiro Narita ; original music by Webster Lewis.
Cast: Paul Winfield, Alfre Woodard, Ving Rhames, Rosalind Cash, James Bond III, Olivia Cole, Ruby Dee.
Target Audience: MPAA rating: Not rated.
Description: 1 videodisc (100 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.
Details: DVD, region 1, full screen presentation; Dolby Digital.
Other Titles: James Baldwin's Go tell it on the mountain
Responsibility: Monterey Home Video ; Robert Geller presents in association with American Playhouse ; a Learning in Focus production ; executive producer, Robert Geller ; produced by Calvin Skaggs ; teleplay by Gus Edwards, Leslie Lee ; directed by Stan Lathan.

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A story of violence and desire, of tenderness and compassion, so gripping and moving, which lays bare the trials and sufferings, the yearings and aspirations of three generations of an African American family. The journey of a family from the rural South to "big city" Herlem, seeking both salvation and understanding and of a young boy struggling to earn the approval of a self-righteous and often unloving stepfather.

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