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The Resource Daughters of the dust, American Playhouse Theatrical Films in association with WMG present ; a Geechee Girls production ; produced, written and directed by Julie Dash

Daughters of the dust, American Playhouse Theatrical Films in association with WMG present ; a Geechee Girls production ; produced, written and directed by Julie Dash

Label
Daughters of the dust
Title
Daughters of the dust
Statement of responsibility
American Playhouse Theatrical Films in association with WMG present ; a Geechee Girls production ; produced, written and directed by Julie Dash
Contributor
Actor
Director of photography
Editor of moving image work
Film director
Film distributor
Film producer
Presenter
Production company
Publisher
Screenwriter
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • eng
  • eng
Summary
Set in 1902, members of a Gullah family from the Sea Islands off Georgia's coast struggle with the decision to move North, leaving behind a culture still very close to its African roots
Member of
Awards note
National Film Registry selection, 2004.
Cataloging source
TEFMT
Characteristic
videorecording
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Credits note
Director of photography, Arthur Jafa ; editors, Amy Carey, Joseph Burton ; music composed by John Barnes
Dewey number
791.43/72
Intended audience
  • Not rated
  • CHV rating: PG
Language note
English language soundtrack with optional subtitles for the deaf and hard of hearing (SDH)
PerformerNote
Adisa Anderson, Barbara-O, Cheryl Lynn Bruce, Cora Lee Day, Geraldine Dunston, Vertamae Grosvenor, Tommy Hicks, Trula Hoosier, Kaycee Moore, Eartha D. Robinson, Alva Rodgers, Cornell Royal, Catherine Tarver, Bahni Turpin, Kai-Lynne Warren
Runtime
112
Series statement
Cohen film collection
Target audience
general
Technique
live action
Label
Daughters of the dust, American Playhouse Theatrical Films in association with WMG present ; a Geechee Girls production ; produced, written and directed by Julie Dash
Instantiates
Publication
Distribution
Copyright
Note
  • Originally produced as a motion picture in 1991
  • Widescreen (1.85)
  • Special features: Audio commemtary with director Julie Dash and Michelle Materre, 2016 re-release trailer
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
ocn974036597
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (112 min.)
Isbn
9781417249022
Lccn
93508851
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
741952836896
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
CMG-DV-8368
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)974036597
System details
DVD; NTSC format, region 1; widescreen aspect ratio (1.85); 2.0 Dolby Digital
Video recording format
DVD
Label
Daughters of the dust, American Playhouse Theatrical Films in association with WMG present ; a Geechee Girls production ; produced, written and directed by Julie Dash
Publication
Distribution
Copyright
Note
  • Originally produced as a motion picture in 1991
  • Widescreen (1.85)
  • Special features: Audio commemtary with director Julie Dash and Michelle Materre, 2016 re-release trailer
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
ocn974036597
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (112 min.)
Isbn
9781417249022
Lccn
93508851
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
741952836896
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
CMG-DV-8368
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)974036597
System details
DVD; NTSC format, region 1; widescreen aspect ratio (1.85); 2.0 Dolby Digital
Video recording format
DVD

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