No votes yet
(Login to add yours)
Cora Unashamed (2005, original release: 2000)
Series: PBS pictures
(DVD)

Call Number DVD/DRAMA/CORA
DVD/DRAMA/CORA

Available
(0 holds on 2 copies)
LocationCall NumberItem Status
MoviesDVD/DRAMA/CORAAvailable
MoviesDVD/DRAMA/CORAAvailable
Published: [Alexandria, Va.] : Hollywood, Calif. : PBS Home Video ; Distributed by Paramount Home Entertainment, c2005
Series: PBS pictures
Edition:  Standard format
Description:  1 videodisc (ca. 95 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in
ISBN/ISSN: 1415709246, 630903765X,
Language:  English


Originally produced as an episode of the television program ExxonMobil Masterpiece theatre's American collection in 2000

Based on the short story Cora unashamed by Langston Hughes

Regina Taylor, Cherry Jones, Ellen Muth, Michael Gaston, Kohl Sudduth, Arlen Dean Snyder, C.C.H. Pounder

A town's lone African American woman is surrounded by social isolation and deep-seated racism while working as a housekeeper. Set in rural Iowa in the early 1900s, Cora is confronted with death, abortion and loneliness. Working as a domestic, she lives only for her daughter and the neglected child of her employers

Not rated

DVD; Dolby digital; region 1

Soundtrack in English

Closed-captioned

Login to write a review of your own.

Reviews by AHML cardholders
Reviews from other readers
Login to add this item to your list.

Lists can be used to compile collections of items that you may be interested in checking out at a later date. You may also create public lists and share your favorites with other AHML customers.
No tags, currently.

Login to add tags.

To create a multiple word tag such as Science Fiction, enclose both words in quotes, like: "Science Fiction"

Public Lists

Road Trips by Nicolemiller
Good listening for long roads
Illinois Reads 2014 by cbrendler
A sampling of books for all ages, chosen by the Illinois Reading Council to promote literacy across our state, the 8-month campaign culminates in the Family Reading Night event in November, 2014.
Wish list by kimbo117
Think Spring! by Mrs. T.
App books by emather