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My brother's wedding

Title
My brother's wedding / a Milestone film release ; a film by Charles Burnett.
Publication
[Harrington Park, NJ] : Milestone Film & Video ; [New York] : Distributed by New Yorker Video, ©2007.

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Description
1 videodisc (83 min.) : sound, color; 4 3/4 in.
Series Statement
  • Milestone cinematheque.
  • The Charles Burnett collection
Uniform Title
  • Milestone cinematheque.
  • Charles Burnett collection.
Alternative Title
Quiet as kept.
Subjects
Genre/Form
  • DVD-Video discs.
  • Videodiscs.
  • Film – 1983.
  • Drama.
Note
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1983.
  • Restored by the Pacific Film Archive at the University of California, Berkeley.
  • Second disc of a 2-disc special ed.
  • "The Charles Burnett collection."
  • Bonus features: Both versions of My brother's wedding (83 min. director's cut and the 118 min. 1983 version) ; Killer of sheep cast reunion video ; Killer of sheep trailer ; Burnett's new short on Hurricane Katrina, Quiet as kept, 2007, 5 min.
Performer (note)
  • Everette Silas, Jessie Holmes.
Audience (note)
  • MPAA rating: Not rated.
System Details (note)
  • DVD.
LCCN
784148010748
OCLC
181339732
Title
My brother's wedding / a Milestone film release ; a film by Charles Burnett.
Imprint
[Harrington Park, NJ] : Milestone Film & Video ; [New York] : Distributed by New Yorker Video, ©2007.
Type of Content
two-dimensional moving image
Type of Medium
video
Type of Carrier
videodisc
Series
Milestone cinematheque.
The Charles Burnett collection
Milestone cinematheque.
Charles Burnett collection.
Cast
Everette Silas, Jessie Holmes.
Summary
Pierce Mundy works at his parents' South Central dry cleaners with no prospects for the future and his childhood buddies in prison or dead. With his best friend just getting out of jail and his brother busy planning a wedding to a snooty upper-middle-class black woman, Pierce navigates his conflicting obligations while trying to figure out what he really wants in life.
Audience
MPAA rating: Not rated.
System Details
DVD.
Added Author
Burnett, Charles, 1944-
Silas, Everette.
Holmes, Jesse.
Milestone Film & Video.
Added Title
Quiet as kept.
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