Traces of the trade [videorecording] : a story from the deep north / Ebb Pod Productions LLC ; directed, produced & written by Katrina Browne ; co-directed, edited & written by Alla Kovgan ; co-director & executive producer, Jude Ray ; co-producer & executive producer, Elizabeth Delude-Dix ; co-producer, Juanita Brown.
Story from the deep north [videorecording]
[San Francisco, Calif.] : California Newsreel, 2008.
Video 1 videodisc (86 min.) : sd. col. ; 4 3/4 in.
Video recordings for the hearing impaired. Documentary films. Feature films. Historical films. Biographical films.
"Filmmaker Katrina Browne discovers that her New England ancestors were the largest slave-trading family in U.S. history. She and nine cousins retrace the Triangle Trade and gain a powerful new perspective on the black/white divide" -- Container.
DeWolf descendants appearing in the film: Katrina Browne, Keila DePoorter, Tom DeWolf, Holly Fulton, Elly DeWolfe Hale, Ledlie Laughlin, Dain Perry, James DeWolf Perry VI, Jim DeWolf Perry V, Elizabeth Sturges Llerena.
Director of photography, Liz Dory ; original score by Roger C. Miller.
Originally produced as a documentary film in 2008. Also includes an abridged version of the film (51 min.). Special features (82 min.): extended interviews with Prof. Ronald W. Bailey & Prof. Joanne Pope Melish (10 min.), Prof. Joanne Pope Melish (12 min.), Prof. Robert Addo-Fening (8 min.), Prof. Maria del Carmen Barcia (12 min.), Prof. Glenn Loury (12 min.) & Prof. Charles Ogletree (9 min.); interviews with Browne (14 min.) & Rev. Frank Griswold (5 min.); printable materials (discussion guides for each version of the film & a collection of companion essays, all in PDF format).
Acquired for the Penn Libraries with assistance from the Alumni and Friends Memorial Book Fund.