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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.

Other Title:
Story from the deep north [videorecording]
Edition:
Widescreen format.
Publication:
[San Francisco, Calif.] : California Newsreel, 2008.
Format/Description:
Video
1 videodisc (86 min.) : sd. col. ; 4 3/4 in.
Subjects:
DeWolf, Charles, b. 1695 -- Family.
Slave trade -- New England -- History.
Slave trade -- Africa, West -- History.
Slave trade -- Cuba -- History.
United States -- Race relations -- History.
Form/Genre:
Video recordings for the hearing impaired.
Documentary films.
Feature films.
Historical films.
Biographical films.
Language:
Closed-captioned.
System Details:
DVD.
Summary:
"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.
Participant:
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.
Credits:
Director of photography, Liz Dory ; original score by Roger C. Miller.
Notes:
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).
Local notes:
Acquired for the Penn Libraries with assistance from the Alumni and Friends Memorial Book Fund.
Contributor:
Browne, Katrina. , Director, Producer, Screenwriter
Kovgan, Alla. , Director, Producer, Screenwriter
Ray, Jude. , Director
Delude-Dix, Elizabeth. , Producer
Brown, Juanita. , Producer
Dory, Liz. , Cinematographer
Miller, Roger C. , Composer
Ebb Pod Productions. , Producer
California Newsreel (Firm) , Distributor
Alumni and Friends Memorial Book Fund.
OCLC:
260356795
Status/Location:
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