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Bruce, Cheryl Lynn

Works: 12 works in 55 publications in 2 languages and 1,957 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Historical films  History  Independent films  Ethnographic films  Documentary films  Romance films  Folk tales  Music  Nonfiction television programs 
Roles: Actor, Narrator, Performer
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
Publications about Cheryl Lynn Bruce
Publications by Cheryl Lynn Bruce
Most widely held works by Cheryl Lynn Bruce
Daughters of the dust by Julie Dash( visu )
30 editions published between 1991 and 2017 in English and held by 1,661 libraries worldwide
Story of a large African-American family as they prepare to move North from the Sea Islands off the coast of Georgia at the dawn of the 20th century
The village of round and square houses by Ann Grifalconi( file )
9 editions published between 1989 and 2005 in English and held by 131 libraries worldwide
A young girl from the West African village of Tos movingly tells how the men came to live in square houses and the women in round ones
Daughters of the dust : a film ( visu )
4 editions published between 1991 and 2000 in English and held by 73 libraries worldwide
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
Who's in Rabbit's house : and other tales from the African tradition ( Sound Recording )
2 editions published in 2008 in English and held by 48 libraries worldwide
A series of traditional African folk tales and stories to delight children of all ages
Hairy Who and the Chicago Imagists by Leslie Buchbinder( visu )
3 editions published in 2015 in English and held by 34 libraries worldwide
"This is the story of the artists that emerged from the catalyzing exhibitions at the Hyde Park Art Center from 1966-1973, starting with the Hairy Who, who would come to be known as the Chicago Imagists. It brings to life the milieu of Chicago in the 1960s, and also showcases the legacy of the Imagists' work in contemporary art production today, from Jeff Koons to Chris Ware. Themes in the narrative include the Imagists' emergence within the national context of Abstract Expressionism and Pop Art, the rise and fall of taste within art history, and the uncharacteristic equality afforded to women artists among this Chicago group."--Film website (
Music box - Die ganze Wahrheit ( visu )
1 edition published in 1989 in German and held by 4 libraries worldwide
Der vor 40 Jahren in die USA emigrierte Ungar Mike Laszlo wird grausamer Kriegsverbrechen während der Nazi-Zeit beschuldigt. Ihm droht die Abschiebung. Seine Tochter Ann, eine erfolgreiche Anwältin, glaubt fest an seine Unschuld. Sie übernimmt die Verteidigung ihres Vaters und kämpft leidenschaftlich für seine Rehabilitation. Dank ihrer geschickten Prozessführung erwirkt sie einen Freispruch. Erst eine Music Box, die sie für einen Bekannten ihres Vaters im Pfandhaus einlöst, bringt die schreckliche Wahrheit ans Licht: Ann muss erkennen, dass der Mensch, den sie liebt, ein Monster ist. Der Film basiert auf dem Fall John Demjanjuk, der in Israel als Nazi-Kriegsverbrecher gesucht wurde
The freedom you will take ( visu )
1 edition published in 1999 in English and held by 3 libraries worldwide
Looks at the contemporary cultural landscape, which has been transformed by the power of African-American film, performance, dance, rap music, and the spoken word art forms. Focuses on Spike Lee and his influence on American independent cinema; choreographer Bill T. Jones and how his work challenges stereotypical views of race, sexuality, and fear; and how hip-hop expresses the hopes and challenges of young African-Americans
From the Mississippi Delta ( visu )
1 edition published in 1991 in English and held by 1 library worldwide
The grapes of wrath ( visu )
1 edition published in 1990 in English and held by 1 library worldwide
"John Steinbeck's novel The grapes of wrath won a 1940 Pulitzer Prize. That same year, John Ford's film version earned him an Oscar. This stage adaption, performed here by the Steppenwolf Theatre Company, earned Frank Galati 1990 Tony Awards for direction and Best Play. Elaine Steinbeck, the author's widow, introduces the drama, a saga of Okies driven west from the Oklahoma dust bowl in search of employment. As it opens, recent parolee Tom Jaod is hitchhiking home to his family, who have been evicted from their farm and are heading to California. Their grim journey is littered with deaths and disappointments, but Ma Joad remains indomitable: 'We're the people--we keep comin'"--TV guide, March 22, 1991
Doppler incident ( visu )
1 edition published in 1997 in English and held by 1 library worldwide
Ties that bind ( visu )
1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 0 libraries worldwide
This documentary profiles female spiritual leaders from Chicago's African American Evangelical, Catholic, Jewish, Hispanic Protestant, and Muslim communities, who use their music, recitation and personal stories to guide their communities to build bridges for peace and justice. Sister Kathy Sherman, Rabbi Andrea London, Aisheh Said, Sister Pat Bergen, Karen Danielson, Reverend Willie Barrow, and Reverend Annie Gonzalez work together to connect Chicago communities across faith, race, and nationality
Victimless crime ( visu )
1 edition published in 1991 in English and held by 0 libraries worldwide
When a string of suspicious art gallery robberies leave the gallery owners with profitable insurance claims, an angered artist sets out to get revenge on the group behind the crimes
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German (1)
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