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|Document Type:||Visual material|
|All Authors / Contributors:||
David Manson; Beau Bridges; Carl Lumbly; Gary Paulsen; Hallmark Entertainment (Firm); Sarabande Productions.; Disney Channel (Firm); Hallmark Home Entertainment (Firm); Signboard Hill Productions.
|Language Note:||Closed-captioned for the hearing impaired.|
|Notes:||Based on the book by Gary Paulsen.
|Credits:||Directed by Charles Burnett ; teleplay by Bill Cain.|
|Performer(s):||Starring Beau Bridges, Carl Lumbly, Bill Cobbs.|
|Description:||1 videocassette (96 min.) : sound, color ; 1/2 in.|
|Other Titles:||Night John|
|Responsibility:||Hallmark Entertainment and Sarabande Productions ; in association with the Disney Channel ; executive producer, David Manson.|
When a new slave named NightJohn is brought to the plantation, he opens a whle new world for Sarny because he has forbidden talents. He can read and also he can teach. As she learns to read she learns the power of words and the unconquerable strength of the human spirit.
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