[S.l.] : Classic Media ; New York: manufactured and distributed by Sony Wonder, [2002?].
[Full frame version].
1 videodisc (110 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.
DVD, Dolby digital.
Cicely Tyson, Barbara Chaney, Richard A. Dysart, Katherine Helmond, Michael Murphy, Odetta, Thalmus Rasulala.
Producers, Philip Barry Jr., Robert W. Christiansen and Rick Rosenberg ; screenplay, Tracy Keenan Wynn ; director, John Korty ; director of photography, James Crabe ; music, Fred Karlin.
Originally boradcast as a television movie in 1974.
Based on the novel of the same title by Ernest J. Gaines.
Winner of 9 Emmy Awards, including Outstanding Special, Best Actress and Best Teleplay.
MPAA rating: Not rated.
Miss Jane Pittman is celebrating her 110th birthday. As the civil rights movement heats up, Miss Jane, a former slave, recounts her memories of the black experience from picking potatoes on a southern plantation to fetching water for soldiers in the Civil War to her views on the current and turbulent equal rights movement.
LVD 55203 Sony Wonder