The Resource A raisin in the sun, produced by John M. Eckert ; teleplay by Paris Qualles ; directed by Kenny Leon ; Bad Boy Films ; Storyline Entertainment ; Sony Pictures Television, (videorecording)

A raisin in the sun, produced by John M. Eckert ; teleplay by Paris Qualles ; directed by Kenny Leon ; Bad Boy Films ; Storyline Entertainment ; Sony Pictures Television, (videorecording)

Label
A raisin in the sun
Title
A raisin in the sun
Statement of responsibility
produced by John M. Eckert ; teleplay by Paris Qualles ; directed by Kenny Leon ; Bad Boy Films ; Storyline Entertainment ; Sony Pictures Television
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Summary
An African-American family living on the South Side of Chicago comes into a sudden financial windfall, the potential uses of which divides them bitterly
Credits note
Director of photography, Ivan Strasburg ; editor, Melissa Kent ; music by Mervyn Warren
Intended audience
Not rated
PerformerNote
Sean Combs, Sanaa Lathan, Audra McDonald, Phylicia Rashad, Justin Martin, Bill Nunn, David Oyelowo, Ron Cephas Jones, Sean Patrick Thomas, John Stamos
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1948-
  • 1994-
  • 1953-
  • 1963-
  • 1930-1965
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Eckert, John J
  • Qualles, Paris
  • Leon, Kenny
  • Combs, Sean
  • Lathan, Sanaa
  • McDonald, Audra
  • Rashad, Phylicia
  • Martin, Justin
  • Nunn, Bill
  • Oyelowo, David
  • Jones, Ron Cephas
  • Patrick, Sean
  • Stamos, John
  • Strasburg, Ivan
  • Warren, Mervyn
  • Hansberry, Lorraine
  • Bad Boy Films (Firm)
  • Storyline Entertainment (Firm)
  • Sony Pictures Television
  • Sony Pictures Home Entertainment (Firm)
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • African American families
  • Life insurance
  • Racism
  • Chicago (Ill)
Label
A raisin in the sun, produced by John M. Eckert ; teleplay by Paris Qualles ; directed by Kenny Leon ; Bad Boy Films ; Storyline Entertainment ; Sony Pictures Television, (videorecording)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Based on the play: A raisin in the sun / by Lorraine Hansberry
  • Originally produced for television in 2008
  • Special features: optional audio commentary by Leon; "Dreams worthwhile : the journey of 'A raisin in the sun'" featurette (23 min.)
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Extent
1 videodisc (131 min.)
Other physical details
sd., col.
Label
A raisin in the sun, produced by John M. Eckert ; teleplay by Paris Qualles ; directed by Kenny Leon ; Bad Boy Films ; Storyline Entertainment ; Sony Pictures Television, (videorecording)
Publication
Note
  • Based on the play: A raisin in the sun / by Lorraine Hansberry
  • Originally produced for television in 2008
  • Special features: optional audio commentary by Leon; "Dreams worthwhile : the journey of 'A raisin in the sun'" featurette (23 min.)
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Extent
1 videodisc (131 min.)
Other physical details
sd., col.
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