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The Resource Cora unashamed, PBS Pictures, an ExxonMobil Masterpiece Theatre's American collection presentation ; produced by Marian Rees ; teleplay, Ann Peacock ; directed by Deborah Pratt, (videorecording)

Cora unashamed, PBS Pictures, an ExxonMobil Masterpiece Theatre's American collection presentation ; produced by Marian Rees ; teleplay, Ann Peacock ; directed by Deborah Pratt, (videorecording)

Label
Cora unashamed
Title
Cora unashamed
Statement of responsibility
PBS Pictures, an ExxonMobil Masterpiece Theatre's American collection presentation ; produced by Marian Rees ; teleplay, Ann Peacock ; directed by Deborah Pratt
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
A town's lone African American woman is surrounded by social isolation and deep-seated racism while working as a housekeeper. Set in rural Iowa in the early 1900s, Cora is confronted with death, abortion and loneliness. Working as a domestic, she lives only for her daughter and the neglected child of her employers
Member of
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Cataloging source
TEFMT
Characteristic
videorecording
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Exxon Mobil Masterpiece Theatre's American collection
Credits note
Director of photography, Ernest Holzmann ; art director, Paul Steffensen ; editor, Debra I. Moore ; music, Patrice Rushen ; costume designer, Karyn Wagner ; production designer, Marcia Calasio
Dewey number
791.43/72
Intended audience
Not rated
Language note
Closed-captioned
PerformerNote
Regina Taylor, Cherry Jones, Michael Gaston, Kohl Sudduth, Arlen Dean Snyder, CCH Pounder, Tinashe Kachungwe, Ben Easter, Tom Woodward
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  • 1956-
  • 1902-1967
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  • Pratt, Deborah M
  • Peacock, Ann
  • Taylor, Regina
  • Jones, Cherry
  • Gaston, Michael
  • Sudduth, Kohl
  • Snyder, Arlen Dean
  • Holzmann, Ernest
  • Rushen, Patrice
  • Hughes, Langston
  • ALT Films
  • WGBH (Television station : Boston, Mass.)
Runtime
120
Series statement
PBS pictures
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  • African American household employees
  • Women household employees
  • Loneliness
Target audience
general
Technique
live action
Label
Cora unashamed, PBS Pictures, an ExxonMobil Masterpiece Theatre's American collection presentation ; produced by Marian Rees ; teleplay, Ann Peacock ; directed by Deborah Pratt, (videorecording)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Originally broadcast on television in 2000
  • Based on a short story by Langston Hughes
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Control code
ocm57246016
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Full screen version.
Extent
1 videodisc (ca. 120 min.)
Isbn
9781415709245
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
841887050029
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
705002
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(Sirsi) 739608
System details
DVD
Video recording format
DVD
Label
Cora unashamed, PBS Pictures, an ExxonMobil Masterpiece Theatre's American collection presentation ; produced by Marian Rees ; teleplay, Ann Peacock ; directed by Deborah Pratt, (videorecording)
Publication
Note
  • Originally broadcast on television in 2000
  • Based on a short story by Langston Hughes
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Control code
ocm57246016
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Full screen version.
Extent
1 videodisc (ca. 120 min.)
Isbn
9781415709245
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
841887050029
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
705002
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(Sirsi) 739608
System details
DVD
Video recording format
DVD

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