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Daughters Of The Dust

Not Yet Rated| 1 hr. 50 min.

Plot Summary
At the dawn of the 20th century, a family in the Gullah community of coastal South Carolina -- former West African slaves who adopted many of their ancestors' Yoruba traditions -- suffers a generational split. Young Haagar (Kaycee Moore) wants to move to the mainland away from tradition-bound matriarch Nana (Cora Lee Day). Former prostitute Yellow Mary (Barbara-O) gets a cold shoulder when she returns to the island with her female lover, especially from her sister Viola (Cheryl Lynn Bruce).

Cast: Cora Lee Day , Alva Rogers , Adisa Anderson , Kaycee Moore , Barbara-O , Eartha Robinson , Bahni Turpin , Cheryl Lynn Bruce

Director: Julie Dash

Genres: Drama

Daughters Of The Dust (1991)

Release Date: January 2nd, 1992|1 hr. 50 min.

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