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Dear America: A Picture of Freedom (1999)

Living on a Southern plantation before the Civil War, a young slave girl secretly learns how to read and write, and determines to teach others.

Director:

Helaine Head
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Cast

Cast overview:
Shadia Simmons ... Clotee
Alison Sealy-Smith Alison Sealy-Smith ... Aunt Tee
Erica Luttrell ... Spicy
Jason Burke Jason Burke ... Hince
Richard Sali Richard Sali ... Master Henley
Andrew Dinner Andrew Dinner ... William
Catherine Fitch Catherine Fitch ... Miz Lilly
Delores Etienne Delores Etienne ... Hannah
Jeff Jones Jeff Jones ... Preacher
Mark Ellis Mark Ellis ... Mr. Harms
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Living on a Southern plantation before the Civil War, a young slave girl secretly learns how to read and write, and determines to teach others.

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Plot Keywords:

girl | slave | plantation | book | secret | See All (22) »

Genres:

Short | Drama | Family | History

Certificate:

TV-Y7

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Country:

USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

17 March 1999 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

Dear America 01 See more »

Company Credits

Production Co:

Scholastic Productions See more »
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Color
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Connections

Follows Dear America: Dreams in the Golden Country (1999) See more »

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