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Author: George T NierenbergKaren NierenbergWillie Mae Ford SmithThomas Andrew DorseyDelois Barrett CampbellAll authors
Publisher: New York : [Distributed by] First Run Features, [1994], ©1982.
Edition/Format:   VHS video : VHS tape   Visual material : EnglishView all editions and formats
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A documentary that follows gospel singer Willie Mae Ford Smith from her home to jumping church services to emotionally galvanic singing convention. Also features Thomas A. Dorsey, her mentor and the man credited with inventing gospel music ; Delois Campbell Barrett and other gospel singers.
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Genre/Form: Documentary films
Material Type: Videorecording
Document Type: Visual material
All Authors / Contributors: George T Nierenberg; Karen Nierenberg; Willie Mae Ford Smith; Thomas Andrew Dorsey; Delois Barrett Campbell; Barrett Sisters.; O'Neal Twins (Musical group); GTN Productions.; Pacific Arts (Firm); First-Run Features (Firm)
OCLC Number: 32620654
Notes: Originally released as a motion picture in 1982.
Credits: Editor, Paul Barnes ; photography, Ed Lachman, Don Lenzer.
Performer(s): Willie Mae Ford Smith, Thomas A. Dorsey, Delois Barrett Campbell, Barrett Sisters, O'Neal Twins.
Description: 1 videocassette (102 min., 23 sec.) : sound, color ; 1/2 in.
Details: VHS format.
Responsibility: Pacific Arts Corp., Inc. and GTN Productions ; produced and directed by George T. Nierenberg ; producer, Karen Nierenberg.

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A documentary that follows gospel singer Willie Mae Ford Smith from her home to jumping church services to emotionally galvanic singing convention. Also features Thomas A. Dorsey, her mentor and the man credited with inventing gospel music ; Delois Campbell Barrett and other gospel singers.

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