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Title The blood of Jesus [videorecording].
Publication Chicago, IL : Facets Video, [1999]
Copyright date ©1999
Description 1 videocassette (68 min.) : sound, color ; 1/2 in.
polyester 1/2 in.
magnetic
VHS
Call # VIDEO
Series African American film heritage video series
African American film heritage video series.
Note Videocassette release of the 1941 motion picture.
Credits Directed by Spencer Williams.
Performer Spencer Williams, Cathryn Caviness, Heavenly Choir, Juanita Riley, James B. Jones.
Summary Concerns the accidental shooting of a woman and of the faith in Jesus that brings her back. As she lies dying, her soul goes on a symbolic journey in which it rejects Hell for Zion, Satan for God, at the foot of the cross. When she awakens recovered, the choir of sisters and brothers from the church come in to sing and celebrate the miracle. Offers a glimpse into Southern Baptist life from an African-American perspective.
System Req VHS.
Subject Feature films.
African American Baptists -- Drama.
African Americans -- Religion -- Drama.
Addl. Author Williams, Spencer, 1893-1969.
Caviness, Cathryn.
Riley, Juanita.
Facets Video (Firm)
ISBN 156580063X

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