The Resource The watermelon woman, producer, Barry Swimar & Alexandra Juhasz ; written and directed by Cheryl Dunye

The watermelon woman, producer, Barry Swimar & Alexandra Juhasz ; written and directed by Cheryl Dunye

Label
The watermelon woman
Title
The watermelon woman
Statement of responsibility
producer, Barry Swimar & Alexandra Juhasz ; written and directed by Cheryl Dunye
Contributor
Actor
Film director
Film producer
Publisher
Screenwriter
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • eng
  • spa
  • eng
  • eng
Summary
The story of a twenty-something black lesbian struggling to make a documentary about Fae Richards, a beautiful and elusive 1930s black film actress popularly known as "The Watermelon Woman."
Cataloging source
TEFMT
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Director of photography, Michelle Crenshaw ; editor and co-executive producer, Annie Taylor
Dewey number
791.43/72
Language note
English dialogue; Spanish subtitles; subtitled for the deaf and hard of hearing
LC call number
PN1997.2
LC item number
.W38 2017
PerformerNote
Cheryl Dunye, Guinevere Turner
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Swimar, Barry
  • Juhasz, Alexandra
  • Dunye, Cheryl
  • Turner, Guinevere
  • First-Run Features (Firm)
Runtime
90
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • African American lesbians
  • African American actresses
  • Interracial dating
  • Documentary films
  • African American actresses
  • African American lesbians
  • Documentary films
  • Interracial dating
Technique
live action
Label
The watermelon woman, producer, Barry Swimar & Alexandra Juhasz ; written and directed by Cheryl Dunye
Link
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Title from container
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1966
  • Widescreen
  • Bonus film: Black is blue (dir. Cheryl Dunye; 16 minutes; 2014)
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
  • vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
stereophonic
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
  • tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
ocn971200645
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Restored 20th anniversary edition.
Extent
1 videodisc (90 min.)
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
720229917230
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
FRF 917230D
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)971200645
System details
DVD
Video recording format
DVD
Label
The watermelon woman, producer, Barry Swimar & Alexandra Juhasz ; written and directed by Cheryl Dunye
Link
Publication
Note
  • Title from container
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1966
  • Widescreen
  • Bonus film: Black is blue (dir. Cheryl Dunye; 16 minutes; 2014)
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
  • vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
stereophonic
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
  • tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
ocn971200645
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Restored 20th anniversary edition.
Extent
1 videodisc (90 min.)
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
720229917230
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
FRF 917230D
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)971200645
System details
DVD
Video recording format
DVD

Library Locations

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      616 Macleod Trail SE, Calgary, Alberta, T2G 2M2, CA
      51.046473 -114.057859
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      11161 Bonaventure Drive SE SE corner of South Centre Shopping Centre, across the street from the Trico Centre, Calgary, Alberta, T2J 6S1, CA
      50.951870 -114.061042
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