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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
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Tells the story of a large African-American family at the dawn of the 20th century as they prepare to move north from the Sea Islands off the coast of Georgia
Cataloging source
CMJ
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Director of photography, Arthur Jafa ; music composer, John Barnes ; art director, Kerry Marshall
Intended audience
Not rated
PerformerNote
Adisa Anderson, Barbara-O, Cheryl Lynn Bruce, Cora Lee Day, Tommy Hicks, Trula Hoosier, Kaycee Moore, Eartha D. Robinson, Alva Rogers, and Bahni Turpin
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1893-1969
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Dash, Julie
  • Anderson, Adisa
  • Bruce, Cheryl Lynn
  • Williams, Spencer
  • Geechee Girls
  • Kino International Corporation
  • American Playhouse Theatrical Films
Runtime
113
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
African Americans
Target audience
adult
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
Note
  • Title from disc label
  • Special features: audio commentary by writer/director Julie Dash; footage from the preliminary version of the film; excerpt of Spencer Williams' The blood of Jesus (1941); interview with historian Robert Farris Thompson; deleted scenes; theatrical trailer
  • DVD release of the 1991 motion picture
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
  • vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
stereophonic
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
  • tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Widescreen, deluxe edition.
Extent
1 videodisc (113 min)
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
  • 737329013328
  • 738329013325
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
  • K133DVD
  • K133 DVD
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (IWhN)ocm43728648
  • (Sirsi) o43728648
  • (TMQ) o43728648
  • 8515
  • 8515
  • (OCoLC)ocm43728648
  • (Sirsi) o43728648
  • (TMQ) o43728648
  • 8515
  • 8515
  • (OCoLC)ocm43728648
  • (Sirsi) o43728648
  • (TMQ) o43728648
  • 8515
  • 8515
System details
DVD; letterboxed (1.85), stereo
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
Note
  • Title from disc label
  • Special features: audio commentary by writer/director Julie Dash; footage from the preliminary version of the film; excerpt of Spencer Williams' The blood of Jesus (1941); interview with historian Robert Farris Thompson; deleted scenes; theatrical trailer
  • DVD release of the 1991 motion picture
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
  • vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
stereophonic
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
  • tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Widescreen, deluxe edition.
Extent
1 videodisc (113 min)
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
  • 737329013328
  • 738329013325
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
  • K133DVD
  • K133 DVD
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (IWhN)ocm43728648
  • (Sirsi) o43728648
  • (TMQ) o43728648
  • 8515
  • 8515
  • (OCoLC)ocm43728648
  • (Sirsi) o43728648
  • (TMQ) o43728648
  • 8515
  • 8515
  • (OCoLC)ocm43728648
  • (Sirsi) o43728648
  • (TMQ) o43728648
  • 8515
  • 8515
System details
DVD; letterboxed (1.85), stereo
Video recording format
DVD

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