The watermelon woman
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Cheryl, a young black woman in a video store, is making a documentary about an obscure black actress from the 1930's. When she discovers that the actress (known as "the Watermelon Woman") had a white lesbian lover, Cheryl just happens to fall in love with a very cute white woman herself!

Item Details
African American lesbians -- Drama.
African American women in motion pictures -- Drama.
African American women motion picture producers and directors -- Drama.
Interracial dating -- Drama.
Lesbian motion picture producers and directors -- Drama.
Lesbians -- Drama.
Lesbians in motion pictures -- Drama.
Documentary-style films.
Feature films.
Other Authors:
Bronson, Lisa Marie.
Dancing Girl Productions.
Dunye, Cheryl.
First-Run Features (Firm)
Juhasz, Alexandra.
Shapiro, Paul, 1956-
Swimar, Barry.
Turner, Guinevere.
Walker, Valarie.
Publisher, Date:
New York, NY : First Run Features, [2000?]
1 videodisc (93 min.) : sd., col. with b&w ; 4 3/4 in.
Target Audience Note:
CHVR: not rated
This is a recorded DVD and may not play on all DVD players or drives.
Originally released as a motion picture in 1997.
"Copyright 1997 Cheryl Dunye & Dancing Girl Productions, Inc."
Includes interview with Cheryl Dunye.
Cinematography by Michelle Crenshaw ; edited by Annie Taylor ; original score, Paul Shapiro.
Cheryl Dunye, Guinevere Turner, Valarie Walker, Lisa Marie Bronson.
DVD-R; NTSC; stereo.
Publisher or Distributor Number:
FRF 909273D
Link to PAC
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