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Dawn Suggs' compilation of early work

Author: Dawn SuggsRachel GraysonKia WalkerVerona AndersonDina SuggsAll authors
Publisher: [Los Angeles, Calif.] : [Dawn Suggs Productions], [2006]
Edition/Format:   DVD video : English
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Firefly: Details the emotional world of a six-year old African American girl who is ignored and rebuffed by her environment.

She left the script behind: A young black actress resists the roles constructed for her in both her work and everyday environments.

Chasing the moon: Combines hard driving house music and visual montage to portray one night in the life of an African American woman haunted by memories of domestic violence.

A day with Melanie: Melanie, a young African American woman, navigates the minefields of interpersonal relationships at an elite American university in this faux documentary,  Read more...

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Genre/Form: Drama
Experimental films
Short films
Material Type: Videorecording
Document Type: Visual material
All Authors / Contributors: Dawn Suggs; Rachel Grayson; Kia Walker; Verona Anderson; Dina Suggs; Dawn Suggs Productions.
OCLC Number: 65190802
Notes: Title from disc label.
Cast: Firefly: Rachel Grayson, Jeff Feringa, Trach McGregor.
She left the script behind: Kia Walker.
Chasing the moon: Verona Anderson.
A day with Melanie: Dina Suggs, Dawn Suggs.
Description: 1 videodisc (36 min.) : sound, color and black and white ; 4 3/4 in.
Details: DVD.
Contents: Firefly (col., 12 min., 1996) --
She left the script behind (col. and b & w, 6:30, 1993) --
Chasing the moon (b & w, 3:30, 1989) --
A day with Melanie (col., 14 min., 1988).
Responsibility: [directed by Dawn Suggs].

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Firefly: Details the emotional world of a six-year old African American girl who is ignored and rebuffed by her environment.

She left the script behind: A young black actress resists the roles constructed for her in both her work and everyday environments.

Chasing the moon: Combines hard driving house music and visual montage to portray one night in the life of an African American woman haunted by memories of domestic violence.

A day with Melanie: Melanie, a young African American woman, navigates the minefields of interpersonal relationships at an elite American university in this faux documentary,

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