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Beah: a black woman speaks

Title
Beah: a black woman speaks / directed by LisaGay Hamilton.
Publication
New York, NY : Distributed by Women Make Movies, [2004?]

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Moving imageSupervised use *UTD-2493 [DVD]Performing Arts Research Collections - Theatre
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Additional Authors
  • Hamilton, Lisa Gay, 1964-
  • Armian, Neda
  • Richards, Beah E.
  • Reagon, Bernice Johnson, 1942-
  • Reagon, Toshi
  • Allen, Geri
  • Clinica Estetico, Ltd., production company.
  • HBO/Cinemax Documentary Films, production company.
  • Women Make Movies (Firm), film distributor.
Description
1 videodisc (90 min.) : sound, color with black and white sequences; 4 3/4 in.
Summary
Beah Richards (1920-2000), actress-poet-activist, shares her wit and wisdom about her life as a black woman in America.
Alternative Title
Black woman speaks
Subjects
Genre/Form
Documentary films.
Note
  • This disc is a recorded DVD and may not play on all DVD players or drives.
Credits (note)
  • Screenwriter, LisaGay Hamilton ; producers, Neda Armian [and others] ; cinematographer, Sovonto Green ; editor, Kate Amend ; composer, Bernice Johnson Reagon, Toshi Reagon, Geri Allen ; Clinica Estetico in association with HBO/Cinemax Documentary Films.
Awards (note)
  • Nominated for a 2005 Emmy Award; AFI Film Festival, Grand Jury Prize; Miami International Film Festival, Audience Award.
Call Number
Sc Visual DVD-1567
OCLC
62115196
Title
Beah: a black woman speaks / directed by LisaGay Hamilton.
Imprint
New York, NY : Distributed by Women Make Movies, [2004?]
Country of Producing Entity
United States.
Type of Content
two-dimensional moving image
Type of Medium
video
Type of Carrier
videodisc
Digital File Characteristics
video file DVD video all regions
Performer
Narrator: [Lisa Gay Hamilton].
Credits
Screenwriter, LisaGay Hamilton ; producers, Neda Armian [and others] ; cinematographer, Sovonto Green ; editor, Kate Amend ; composer, Bernice Johnson Reagon, Toshi Reagon, Geri Allen ; Clinica Estetico in association with HBO/Cinemax Documentary Films.
Original Version
Originally produced as a documentary film in 2003.
Awards
Nominated for a 2005 Emmy Award; AFI Film Festival, Grand Jury Prize; Miami International Film Festival, Audience Award.
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Added Author
Hamilton, Lisa Gay, 1964- film director, screen writer.
Armian, Neda, film producer.
Richards, Beah E., on-screen participant.
Reagon, Bernice Johnson, 1942- composer.
Reagon, Toshi, composer.
Allen, Geri, composer.
Clinica Estetico, Ltd., production company.
HBO/Cinemax Documentary Films, production company.
Women Make Movies (Firm), film distributor.
Research Call Number
Sc Visual DVD-1567
*UTD-2493 [DVD]
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