The Resource Having our say : : the Delany sisters' first one hundred years, Televest in association with C&J Productions, Inc., Dreyfuss/James Productions, Inc. and Columbia TriStar Television ; producer, Tony Amatullo ; teleplay writer, Emily Mann ; director, Lynne Littman, (videorecording)

Having our say : : the Delany sisters' first one hundred years, Televest in association with C&J Productions, Inc., Dreyfuss/James Productions, Inc. and Columbia TriStar Television ; producer, Tony Amatullo ; teleplay writer, Emily Mann ; director, Lynne Littman, (videorecording)

Label
Having our say : : the Delany sisters' first one hundred years
Title
Having our say :
Title remainder
the Delany sisters' first one hundred years
Statement of responsibility
Televest in association with C&J Productions, Inc., Dreyfuss/James Productions, Inc. and Columbia TriStar Television ; producer, Tony Amatullo ; teleplay writer, Emily Mann ; director, Lynne Littman
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Holding dear to their family and faith, Sadie and Bessie survive and surmount segregation. Sadie's quiet determination leads her to become the first African-American home-ec teacher in New York City. The outspoken Bessie becomes the city's second black dentist. An interview with Sadie (103 years old) and Bessie Delaney (101 years old)
Related
Cataloging source
MDK
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Cinematographer, Frank Byers ; editor, Brent White ; music, Terence Blanchard, Dennis McCarthy ; costume designer, Rita Riggs ; production designer, Charles C. Bennett
Intended audience
  • MPAA rating: Not rated
  • Closed captioned for the hearing impaired
PerformerNote
Diahann Carroll, Ruby Dee, Amy Madigan, Liza Arrindell Anderson, Mykelti Williamson, Lonette McKee, Audra McDonald, Richard Roundtree, Della Reese
Runtime
94
Target audience
general
Technique
live action
Label
Having our say : : the Delany sisters' first one hundred years, Televest in association with C&J Productions, Inc., Dreyfuss/James Productions, Inc. and Columbia TriStar Television ; producer, Tony Amatullo ; teleplay writer, Emily Mann ; director, Lynne Littman, (videorecording)
Publication
Note
  • Originally released as a motion picture
  • Based on the book "Having our say" by Sarah L. Delany and A. Elizabeth Delany with Amy Hill Hearth
Color
mixed
Control code
ocm45918025
Dimensions
1/2 in.
Dimensions
1/2 in.
Extent
1 videocassette (94 min.)
Isbn
9780767860567
Medium for sound
videotape
Other control number
043396059139
Other physical details
sd., col. & b&w
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videocassette
System control number
(Sirsi) ACU-2646
System details
VHS
Video recording format
VHS (1/2 in., videocassette)

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