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DAUGHTERS OF THE DUST

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Directed by Julie Dash
United States, United Kingdom, 1991
Drama

Synopsis

Set in the early 1900s, the Pazants family prepares to migrate from their Sea Island home to the mainland, leaving their land and legacy behind. Daughters of the Dust was the first dramatic feature film to explore the traditions of the Gullah.

Synopsis

Set in the early 1900s, the Pazants family prepares to migrate from their Sea Island home to the mainland, leaving their land and legacy behind. Daughters of the Dust was the first dramatic feature film to explore the traditions of the Gullah.

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Daughters of the DustDirected byJulie Dash

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Awards & Festivals

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Sundance Film Festival
1991 | Winner: Cinematography Award (Dramatic Competition)
New York Film Critics Circle Awards
2016 | Winner: Special Award

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