Set in Kansas in 1915, thirteen-year-old Langston Hughes' aunt is well-meaning in her efforts to bring him into the spiritual fold. But a moral crisis results when Langston has to choose between pleasing his elders and being true to himself. Based on a chapter from Langston Hughes's autobiography, The big sea.
Schwartz, Bruce R.; Spruill, Betty L.; Gray, Gary Leroi; Beatty, Lou; Joyce, Ella; Anderson, Haskell V., 1943-
Films for the Humanities & Sciences (Firm); Heinle (Firm)
Literature, Print Culture; Performing Arts, Music; Literature, Print Culture; Performing Arts
North America; United States; New Jersey
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- Physical Description
31 minutes; color
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Films for the Humanities & Sciences presents in association with Heinle Publishing ; a Bruce R. Schwartz film ; adapted for the screen, produced and directed by Bruce R. Schwartz ; co-producer, Betty L. Spruill. Cast: Gary Leroi Gray, Lou Beatty, Jr., Ella Joyce, Haskell Vaughn Anderson III, Ibrahim Muhammad.
- Other Identifiers
Filename: lms-089744; Fedora 2 PID: umd:10746; Handle Identifier: hdl:1903.1/3221; Catalog Key: alephsys004126734; OCLC: ocn798580958
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