Item Details

Gorée [videorecording]: Door of No Return

a film by Ann E. Johnson and Robin Klein ; a Měme Chose Production ; written by Ann E. Johnson
Format
Video; DVD
Summary
This documentary covers the arrival of the first Europeans in Africa, the origins of slavery in the Americas, the development of Gor ee Island as the center of the expanding slave trade, and the wealthy merchant women who controlled the slave trade on the island. The program also visits the colonial buildings, the homes of the slave traders, the trading warehouse called the House of Slaves, and the infamous Door of No Return, the door through which most of America's enslaved people passed on their way to the New World.
Director
Ann E. Johnson; Robin Klein
Performers
Narrator, Russ Costin.
Release Date
1991
Run Time
30 min.
Language
English
Notes
  • "08-09-07" -- Disc label.
  • Videodisc release of a 1991 production.
Variant Title
Door of no return
Local Notes
The prices for all programs listed on this website include full protection for public performances. A public performance is a non-theatrical performance of a program, without charge, outside the home to a gathering of people other than family members and or acquaintances. (4/6/12)
Edition
Full screen
Credits
Edited by Robin Klein, Ann E. Johnson, Magdaline Volaitis.
Published
Princeton NJ : Films for the Humanities and Sciences : Films Media Group, 2007.
Publisher no.
FFH 3064 Films for the Humanities
Terms of Use
Public performance rights secured.
Description
1 videodisc (30 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.
DVD.
Technical Details
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