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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 ; produced by Julie Dash, Arthur Jafa

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

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 ; produced by Julie Dash, Arthur Jafa
Contributor
Actor
Composer
Director of photography
Film director
Publisher
Screenwriter
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • eng
  • eng
Summary
Languid look at the Gullah culture of the sea islands off the coast of South Carolina and Georgia where African folk ways were maintained well into the twentieth century and was one of the last bastions of these mores in America
Member of
Cataloging source
TEFMT
Characteristic
videorecording
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/collectionName
Daughters of the dust (Motion picture)
Credits note
Cinematography, Arthur Jafa ; editors, Amy Carey, Joseph Burton ; original music, John Barnes ; production design, Kerry [James] Marshall ; art direction, Michael Kelly Williams
Dewey number
791.43/72
Intended audience
  • MPAA rating: Not rated.
  • CHV rating: PG
Language note
In English with optional English subtitles for the deaf and hard of hearing (SDH)
LC call number
PN1997
LC item number
.D38 2017
PerformerNote
Cora Lee Day, Alva Rogers, Barbara-O, Cheryl Lynn Bruce, Kaycee Moore, Adisa Anderson, Tommy Hicks, Vertamae Grosvenor, Geraldine Dunston, Trula Hoosier, Eartha D. Robinson, Cornell Royal, Catherine Tarver, Bahni Turpin, Kai-Lynne Warren
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1949-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Dash, Julie
  • Day, Cora Lee
  • Rogers, Alva
  • Barbara-O
  • Bruce, Cheryl Lynn
  • Moore, Kaycee
  • Anderson, Adisa
  • Barnes, John
  • Jafa, Arthur
  • Cohen Media Group
Runtime
112
Series statement
  • Cohen film collection
  • Classics of American cinema
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Gullahs
  • African Americans
  • African American families
  • South Carolina
  • Sea Islands
  • African American families
  • African Americans
  • Gullahs
  • South Carolina
  • United States
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 ; produced by Julie Dash, Arthur Jafa
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Title from title screen
  • Originally produced as a motion picture in 1991
  • Wide screen
  • Special features: ; audio commentary with director Julie Dash and Michelle Materre; interview with Julie Dash and Dr. Stephane Dunn director of cinema, television and emerging media studies at Morehouse College; Q&A with director Julie Dash and actress Cheryl Bruce at the Chicago International Film Festival, moderated by actress Regina Taylor; interview with cinematographer Arthur Jafa; re-release trailer
Accompanying material
1 booklet.
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
Contents
[disc 1]. [Feature film] -- [disc 2]. Bonus features
Control code
1967597
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. +
Dimensions
  • 4 3/4 in.
  • other
Edition
Twenty-fifth anniversary restoration.
Extent
2 videodiscs (112 min.)
Isbn
9781417248087
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
741952827498
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
CMG-BD-8274
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (Sirsi) o980317466
  • (OCoLC)980317466
System details
Blu-ray; 16:9 presentation; LPCM 2.0; requires Blu-ray player
Video recording format
Blu-ray disc
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 ; produced by Julie Dash, Arthur Jafa
Publication
Note
  • Title from title screen
  • Originally produced as a motion picture in 1991
  • Wide screen
  • Special features: ; audio commentary with director Julie Dash and Michelle Materre; interview with Julie Dash and Dr. Stephane Dunn director of cinema, television and emerging media studies at Morehouse College; Q&A with director Julie Dash and actress Cheryl Bruce at the Chicago International Film Festival, moderated by actress Regina Taylor; interview with cinematographer Arthur Jafa; re-release trailer
Accompanying material
1 booklet.
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
Contents
[disc 1]. [Feature film] -- [disc 2]. Bonus features
Control code
1967597
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. +
Dimensions
  • 4 3/4 in.
  • other
Edition
Twenty-fifth anniversary restoration.
Extent
2 videodiscs (112 min.)
Isbn
9781417248087
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
741952827498
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
CMG-BD-8274
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (Sirsi) o980317466
  • (OCoLC)980317466
System details
Blu-ray; 16:9 presentation; LPCM 2.0; requires Blu-ray player
Video recording format
Blu-ray disc

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