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Title Big mama [videorecording] / produced and directed by Tracy Seretean.
Published San Francisco, CA : California Newsreel, [2000]

 Stored Videos  ARS Request  HQ759.9 .B54 2000    IN LIBRARY
 Stored Videos  ARS Request  HQ759.9 .B54 2000    IN LIBRARY
Description 1 videocassette (40 min.) : sd., col. ; 1/2 in.
Credits Cinematography, Tamara Goldsworthy ; editor, Geof Bartz ; original music, Bobby McFerrin.
System Reqs VHS.
Awards Academy Award winner 2001 Best Documentary Short Subject.
Summary Depicts Viola Dees, a devoted, elderly grandmother, in her struggle to raise her orphaned grandson in South Central Los Angeles. She must contend with her own declining health and a bureaucratic and legal system that continually threatens to force them apart.
Subject Dees, Viola.
Grandparents as parents -- California -- Los Angeles.
Child welfare -- California -- Los Angeles.
Foster home care -- California -- Los Angeles.
Grandparent and child -- California -- Los Angeles.
Genre Documentary films.
Related Names Seretean, Tracy.
McFerrin, Bobby.
California Newsreel (Firm)
OCLC number 48250147