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The Resource Ernest J. Gaines' The sky is gray, Monterey Video ; Learning in Focus presents ; produced by Whitney Green ; teleplay by Charles Fuller ; directed by Stan Lathan, (videorecording)

Ernest J. Gaines' The sky is gray, Monterey Video ; Learning in Focus presents ; produced by Whitney Green ; teleplay by Charles Fuller ; directed by Stan Lathan, (videorecording)

Label
Ernest J. Gaines' The sky is gray
Title
Ernest J. Gaines' The sky is gray
Statement of responsibility
Monterey Video ; Learning in Focus presents ; produced by Whitney Green ; teleplay by Charles Fuller ; directed by Stan Lathan
Title variation
Sky is gray
Contributor
Actor
Screenwriter
Director
Host
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
  • Based on the short story by Ernest J. Gaines. In rural Louisiana in the 1940's a young black boy journeys with his mother and absorbs valuable lessons of pride, charity and dignity
  • Based on the short story by Ernest J. Gaines. In rural Louisiana in the 1940's, a young black boy accompanies his mother into town and absorbs valuable lessons of pride, charity and dignity
Member of
Cataloging source
TEFMT
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Director of photography, Larry Pizer ; editor, Barbara Pokras ; music, Webster Lewis
Dewey number
791.45/72
Intended audience
MPAA rating: Not rated
LC call number
PS3557.A355
LC item number
S55 2005
PerformerNote
  • Host, Henry Fonda
  • Olivia Cole, James Bond III, Margaret Avery, Cleavon Little, Clinton Derricks-Carroll
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1942-
  • 1953-
  • 1905-1982
  • 1933-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Lathan, Stan
  • Fuller, Charles
  • Cole, Olivia
  • Bond, James
  • Avery, Margaret
  • Little, Cleavon
  • Derricks-Carroll, Clinton
  • Fonda, Henry
  • Gaines, Ernest J.
  • Monterey Video (Firm)
  • Learning in Focus, inc
  • Monterey Media Inc
Runtime
46
Series statement
American short story collection
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Gaines, Ernest J
  • African Americans
  • Mothers and sons
  • Discrimination
  • Louisiana
  • Louisiana
  • Short stories, American
Target audience
general
Technique
live action
Label
Ernest J. Gaines' The sky is gray, Monterey Video ; Learning in Focus presents ; produced by Whitney Green ; teleplay by Charles Fuller ; directed by Stan Lathan, (videorecording)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Originally broadcast on television in 1980
  • Special features: author bio; actor bios; printable study guide; about the American Short Story Collection; audio transcript interview with Robert Geller; Henry Fonda intro
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
stereophonic
Control code
ocm57394152
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (46 min.)
Isbn
9781569944288
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
012233388824
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
338882
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 813920
  • (OCoLC)57394152
System details
DVD, region 1; stereo
Video recording format
DVD
Label
Ernest J. Gaines' The sky is gray, Monterey Video ; Learning in Focus presents ; produced by Whitney Green ; teleplay by Charles Fuller ; directed by Stan Lathan, (videorecording)
Publication
Note
  • Originally broadcast on television in 1980
  • Special features: author bio; actor bios; printable study guide; about the American Short Story Collection; audio transcript interview with Robert Geller; Henry Fonda intro
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
stereophonic
Control code
ocm57394152
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (46 min.)
Isbn
9781569944288
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
012233388824
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
338882
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 813920
  • (OCoLC)57394152
System details
DVD, region 1; stereo
Video recording format
DVD

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