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The prodigal son [videorecording]

an Azania Rizing Production ; a Kurt Orderson Film ; screenplay by Kurt Orderson ; directed by Kurt Orderson.
Format
Video; DVD
Summary
"Retraces the lost history of the Orderson family, and the West Indian community who left the Caribbean in the late 1800's as emancipated slaves, to settle in District Six, Cape Town. The filmmaker focuses on his great-grandfather Joseph Orderson's epic journey to South Africa from Barbados in the 1890s. Orderson was part of the Universal Negro Improvement Association, founded by the great Marcus Garvey, father of contemporary Black Nationalism and Pan Africanism."--Based on summary from container.
Director
Kurt Orderson
Release Date
2008
Run Time
64 min.
Rating
Not rated.
Notes
Originally released in as a motion picture in 2008.
Edition
Widescreen.
Credits
Director of photography, Kurt Orderson ; editor, Thabiso Mohapeloa ; music, Buntu Amani Olubanjo.
Published
[Cape Town] :Azania Rizing Productions,c2008.
Description
1 videodisc (64 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in. DVD-R; PAL format; widescreen presentation (16:9).
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