LaLee's kin : the legacy of cotton

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  • Creator HBO feature documentary ; a Maysles films inc. production ; a presentation of Films for the Humanities & Sciences ; directed by Susan Froemke, Deborah Dickson with Albert Maysles
  • Format Videos, Slides, Films
  • Contributors
  • Publication Princeton, N.J. : Films for the Humanities & Sciences : Films Media Group, 2006.
  • Physical Details
    • 1 videodisc (90 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in
  • OCLC ocm71353349
  • Credits
    • Producer, Susan Froemke ; camera, Albert Maysles ; original music, Gary Lucas ; editor, Deborah Dickson

Summary

  • "For generations, the legacy of the cotton industry for African-Americans in the Mississippi Delta has been hardscrabble poverty and virtual illiteracy. This compelling program focuses on the family unit in crisis and the urgent need for education reform through the stories of two remarkable individuals."--Container.

Notes

  • Videodisc release of a 2001 production.
  • "09-05-06"--disc label.
  • DVD.
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