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Pinky

Title
Pinky / directed by Eliza Kazan.
Publication
Beverly Hills, Calif. : FoxVideo, 1994.

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Additional Authors
  • Dunne, Philip, 1908-1992
  • Nichols, Dudley, 1895-1960
  • Zanuck, Darryl Francis, 1902-1979
  • Kazan, Elia
  • Crain, Jeanne
  • Barrymore, Ethel, 1879-1959
  • Waters, Ethel, 1896-1977
  • MacDonald, Joe, 1906-1968.
  • Newman, Alfred, 1901-1970.
  • Sumner, Cid Ricketts, 1890-1970.
  • Twentieth Century-Fox Film Corporation.
  • Fox Video (Firm)
Description
1 videocassette (102 min.) : sound, black & white; 1/2 in.
Summary
A nurse working in Boston is engaged to a white man unaware of her Afro-American heritage. Fearing discovery she returns to her home in Mississippi where she helps her grandmother care for a plantation matriarch who designates the young woman as her heir, an event which rouses the community's ire and results in a dramatic court trial.
Series Statement
Studio classic
Uniform Title
Studio classic
Subjects
Genre/Form
  • Black films and programs.
  • Feature films.
  • Film adaptations.
Note
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1949.
  • Based on the novel Quality, by Sid Ricketts Sumner.
Credits (note)
  • Producer, Darryl F. Zanuck ; screenwriters, Philip Dunne, Dudley Nicholas ; cinematography, Joe MacDonald ; composer, Alfred Newman.
Performer (note)
  • Jeanne Crain, Ethel Barrymore, Ethel Waters, William Lundigan, with Basil Ruysdael, Kenny Washington, Nina Mae McKinney, Griff Barnett, Frederick O'Neal, Evelyn Varden, Raymond Greenleaf.
Call Number
Sc Visual VRA-304
ISBN
0793985447
OCLC
30981342
Title
Pinky / directed by Eliza Kazan.
Publisher
Beverly Hills, Calif. : FoxVideo, 1994.
Type of Content
two-dimensional moving image
Type of Medium
video
Type of Carrier
videocassette
Series
Studio classic
Studio classic
Cast
Jeanne Crain, Ethel Barrymore, Ethel Waters, William Lundigan, with Basil Ruysdael, Kenny Washington, Nina Mae McKinney, Griff Barnett, Frederick O'Neal, Evelyn Varden, Raymond Greenleaf.
Credits
Producer, Darryl F. Zanuck ; screenwriters, Philip Dunne, Dudley Nicholas ; cinematography, Joe MacDonald ; composer, Alfred Newman.
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Added Author
Dunne, Philip, 1908-1992, screenwriter.
Nichols, Dudley, 1895-1960, screenwriter.
Zanuck, Darryl Francis, 1902-1979, film producer.
Kazan, Elia, film director.
Crain, Jeanne, actor.
Barrymore, Ethel, 1879-1959, actor.
Waters, Ethel, 1896-1977, actor.
MacDonald, Joe, 1906-1968. Cinematographer
Newman, Alfred, 1901-1970. Composer
Motion picture adaptation of (work) Sumner, Cid Ricketts, 1890-1970. Quality.
Twentieth Century-Fox Film Corporation.
Fox Video (Firm)
Publisher No.
8544 Fox Video
Research Call Number
Sc Visual VRA-304
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