The Resource Daughters of the dust, a Geechee Girls production ; produced, written, and directed by Julie Dash

Daughters of the dust, a Geechee Girls production ; produced, written, and directed by Julie Dash

Label
Daughters of the dust
Title
Daughters of the dust
Statement of responsibility
a Geechee Girls production ; produced, written, and directed by Julie Dash
Title variation
Touching our own spirit: the making of Daughters of the Dust
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
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
Cataloging source
AAL
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Music composed by John Barnes ; editors, Amy Carey, Joseph Burton ; director of photography, A. Jaffa Fielder ; executive producer, Lindsay Law
LC call number
PN1995.9.J8
LC item number
D3 2000
PerformerNote
Cast: Cora Lee Day, Barbara-O, Cheryl Lynn Bruce, Tommy Hicks, Kaycee Moore, Alva Rogers, Adisa Anderson, Geraldine Dunston, Vertamae Grosvenor
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1949-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Dash, Julie
  • Day, Cora Lee
  • Barbara-O
  • Bruce, Cheryl Lynn
  • Hicks, Tommy
  • Moore, Kaycee
  • Rogers, Alva
  • Anderson, Adisa
  • Dunston, Geraldine
  • Barnes, John
  • Geechee Girls Productions, Inc
  • Kino International Corporation
Runtime
113
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • African Americans
  • African American women
  • African American families
  • Blacks in motion pictures
Target audience
general
Technique
live action
Label
Daughters of the dust, a Geechee Girls production ; produced, written, and directed by Julie Dash
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • 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
Accompanying material
1 folded sheet
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
45443498
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. +
Dimensions
other
Edition
Deluxe ed., letterboxed version
Extent
1 videodisc (113 min.)
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
  • 737329013328
  • 3732901332
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
K133 DVD
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)45443498
System details
DVD
Video recording format
laserdisc
Label
Daughters of the dust, a Geechee Girls production ; produced, written, and directed by Julie Dash
Publication
Note
  • 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
Accompanying material
1 folded sheet
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
45443498
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. +
Dimensions
other
Edition
Deluxe ed., letterboxed version
Extent
1 videodisc (113 min.)
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
  • 737329013328
  • 3732901332
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
K133 DVD
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)45443498
System details
DVD
Video recording format
laserdisc

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