Before Women Had Wings Poster

Release Date: 1997

Not Yet Rated|1 hr 37 min

Plot Summary
A black woman (Oprah Winfrey) helps a white girl (Tina Majorino) cope with her father's suicide and escape her alcoholic mother's (Ellen Barkin) abuse.

Cast: Oprah Winfrey, Ellen Barkin, Tina Majorino, Julia Stiles, John Savage, Burt Young, William Lee Scott, Louis Crugnali

Director: Lloyd Kramer

Genres: Drama

Awards

Winner Outstanding Lead Actress in a Miniseries or Movie
Nominated Best Performance by an Actress in a Miniseries or Motion Picture Made for Television