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Alternate title:Langston Hughes : "Salvation"
Summary: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.
Contributor:Schwartz, Bruce R.
Spruill, Betty L.
Gray, Gary Leroi
Beatty, Lou
Joyce, Ella
Anderson, Haskell V., 1943-
Provider:Films for the Humanities & Sciences (Firm)
Heinle (Firm)
Century:2001-2100
Place of origin – Continent:North America
Place of origin – Country:United States of America
Place of origin – Region:New Jersey
Topical subjects: Hughes, Langston, 1902-1967 -- Childhood and youth -- Drama
Hughes, Langston, 1902-1967 -- Religion -- Drama
Genre:Biographical films
Credits: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.
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