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Standing on my sisters' shoulders

Author: Laura J LipsonJoan A SadoffIona MorrisBrad WarnaarDeAnne SakaguchiAll authors
Publisher: New York, N.Y. : Women Make Movies, [2002]
Edition/Format:   DVD video : EnglishView all editions and formats
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This documentary tells the story of the three Mississippi women in 1965, who walked into the US House of Representatives in Washington D.C.to seek their civil rights. These living legends give their firsthand testimony and capture a piece of history that is often overlooked in history books. Their achievements go beyond the cotton fields of Mississippi or even the coasts of America.
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Genre/Form: Feature films
Documentary films
Nonfiction films
Material Type: Videorecording
Document Type: Visual material
All Authors / Contributors: Laura J Lipson; Joan A Sadoff; Iona Morris; Brad Warnaar; DeAnne Sakaguchi; Kent Moorhead; Sadoff Productions,; Women Make Movies (Firm),
OCLC Number: 61183483
Language Note: English.
Notes: This disc is a recorded DVD and may not play on all DVD players or drives.
Credits: Director of photography, Kent Moorhead ; editor, DeAnne Sakaguchi ; original score, Brad Warnaar.
Performer(s): Narrator, Iona Morris.
Description: 1 videodisc (61 min.) : sound, color with black & white sequences ; 4 3/4 in.
Details: DVD-R.
Responsibility: Sadoff Productions ; produced by Joan Sadoff, Laura J. Lipson ; written and directed by Laura J. Lipson.

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This documentary tells the story of the three Mississippi women in 1965, who walked into the US House of Representatives in Washington D.C.to seek their civil rights. These living legends give their firsthand testimony and capture a piece of history that is often overlooked in history books. Their achievements go beyond the cotton fields of Mississippi or even the coasts of America.

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