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Wednesday
18
APR

Daughters of the Dust (1991) / New Restoration

19:30
21:22
The County Theater
Event organized by The County Theater

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Daughters of the Dust / New Restoration
Julie Dash | 1991 | 1 hr 52 min

Julie Dash’s DAUGHTERS OF THE DUST was given a full restoration last year to celebrate its 25th anniversary. At the dawn of the 20th century, a multi-generational black family on the Sea Islands off of South Carolina struggles to maintain their cultural heritage and folklore while contemplating a migration to the mainland. This lyrical story of family and history was the first full-length film directed by an African-American woman to obtain wide theatrical release in the United States.