Daughters of the Dust

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Year:
1991
Running time:
113 minutes
Studio:
Cohen
Territory:
International
Directed by:
Julie Dash
Starring:
Alva Rogers, Bahni Turpin, Barbara-O
Digital Cinema
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Description

At the dawn of the 20th century, a multi-generational family in the Gullah community on the Sea Islands off of South Carolina - former West African slaves who adopted many of their ancestors' Yoruba traditions - struggle to maintain their cultural heritage and folklore while contemplating a migration to the mainland, even further from their roots.

Genre

Drama

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