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Daughters Of The Dust (2000, original release: 1991)


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Published: New York, N.Y. : Kino on Video, c2000
Edition:  Deluxe ed., letterboxed version
Description:  1 videodisc (113 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in
ISBN/ISSN: 6305729212 :,
Language:  English

Originally produced as a motion picture in 1991. Copyright date on container is 1999

Special features: Audio commentary by writer/director Julie Dash; "Touching our own spirit: the making of Daughters of the Dust," a new documentary featuring interviews and behind-the-scenes footage; never-before-seen footage from the preliminary version of the film; isolated musical score by John Barnes; excerpt of Spencer Williams' The Blood of Jesus (1941); an interview with historian Robert Farris Thompson; deleted scenes, theatrical trailer

Cast: Cora Lee Day, Barbara-O, Cheryl Lynn Bruce, Tommy Hicks, Kaycee Moore, Alva Rogers, Adisa Anderson, Geraldine Dunston, Vertamae Grosvenor

Story of a large African-American family as they prepare to move North from the Sea Islands off the coast of Georgia at the dawn of the 20th century


In English and Sea Islands creole dialect, with English subtitles

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Added--201205 advd

Additional Credits:
Dash, Julie
Day, Cora Lee
Bruce, Cheryl Lynn
Hicks, Tommy
Moore, Kaycee
Rogers, Alva
Anderson, Adisa
Dunston, Geraldine
Barnes, John, 1949-
Geechee Girls Productions, Inc
Kino International Corporation

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