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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
Set in Philadelphia. Cheryl is a 25 year old, black, lesbian film maker struggling to make a documentary about Fae Richards, a beautiful and elusive 1930s, black film actress, popularly known as 'The Watermelon Woman.'
Related
Cataloging source
TEFMT
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Director of photography, Michelle Crenshaw ; editor and co-executive producer, Annie Taylor
Dewey number
791.43/72
Intended audience
Unrated
Language note
Closed-captioned
LC call number
  • PN1997.2
  • PN1997
LC item number
  • .W38 2017
  • .W375 2017
PerformerNote
Cheryl Dunye, Guinevere Turner
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Dunye, Cheryl
  • Swimar, Barry
  • Juhasz, Alexandra
  • Turner, Guinevere
  • First-Run Features (Firm)
Runtime
90
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • African American lesbians
  • African American actresses
  • Lesbians
  • 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
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • Title from container and IMDB
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1996
  • 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
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
  • ocn971200645
  • (OCoLC)971200645
System details
DVD ; NTSC
Video recording format
DVD
Label
The watermelon woman, producer, Barry Swimar & Alexandra Juhasz ; written and directed by Cheryl Dunye
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • Title from container and IMDB
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1996
  • 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
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
  • ocn971200645
  • (OCoLC)971200645
System details
DVD ; NTSC
Video recording format
DVD

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