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August The First (2008)
Series: Film Movement series #6, film 3


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Published: [New York] : Prince Frederick, MD : Film Movement ; RB Media, p2008
Series: Film Movement series, , Book 6, film 3
Description:  1 videodisc (81 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in
ISBN/ISSN: 9781436123075, 1436123070,
Language:  English

Special features include: biographies of Lanre Olabisi, Ian Alsup, D. Rubin Green, Joy Merriweather, Sean Phillips, and Kerisse Hutchinson; the short film Tell us the truth Josephine / directed by Valerie Buhagiar (Canada, 16 min.); August the First theatrical trailer

Ian Alsup, D. Rubin Green, Joy Merriweather, Kerisse Hutchinson, Sean Phillips

The morning of Tunde's graduation party things have already begun to unravel. Tunde has managed to alienate his sister, Simisola. His older brother, Ade, persistently plagues him with criticism, and their mother has started drinking again. Unbeknownst to most, Tunde has orchestrated the return of his long estranged father, resurrecting unresolved family anguish against the backdrop of Tunde's celebration

Not subject to rating by the MPAA. This film is not recommended for ages under 17 without parental permission

DVD; region 1; NTSC; 16:9


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