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A Singing Stream: A Black Family Chronicle

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Title

A Singing Stream: A Black Family Chronicle

Subject

Music
Gospel
Folk music

Description

A 1986 documentary examining the impact and focus gospel music has given to one family from the South. "A Singing Stream" explores the family tradition of gospel music by following the lives of Bertha Landis and her family members. The Landis family's story serves to illustrate the deep history of music, life, and history of the rural South.

Creator

Davenport, Tom

Publisher

Davenport FIlms

Date

1986

Rights

Copyright 1986 Davenport Films

Format

VHS

Language

English

Type

Moving Image

Identifier

223

Coverage

North Carolina
Granville County

Moving Image Item Type Metadata

Original Format

VHS

Duration

00:58:00

Compression

MPEG

Producer

Davenport, Tom
Patterson, Dan
Tullos, Allen

Director

Davenport, Tom