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Dreadful Memories: Film Facts

1988, Betacam Digital (Digi Beta)
38 minutes, Color
Description: Born in the coalfields of eastern Kentucky, Gunning suffered a life of bitter poverty which became the fuel for dozens of moving songs about working people, the mines, and the great coal strikes of the twenties and thirties. Gunning's a cappella roots music is intercut throughout the interviews and archival footage.
Featuring: Sarah Gunning, Hazel Dickens, Molly "Aunt" Jackson, Theodore Dreiser, Mary Barnicle, Tillman Cadle, Hazel Garland, Archie Green, Ellen Stekert, Pete Seeger
Copyright: 1988, Appalshop, Inc.
Filmmaker(s): Mimi Pickering
Produced by: Appalshop Films
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Acknowledgements: Titles and mastering: Kentucky Educational Television Humanities advisors: Archie Green, Ellen Stekert, Burt Feintuch, Helen Lewis.
Funding: Folk Arts Program, National Endowment for the Arts; Kentucky Foundation for Women; Kentucky Humanities Council; Center for Appalachian Studies and Services at East Tennessee State University; Ford Foundation; Kentucky Arts Council; Kentucky Folklife Foundation.

Distribution: Appalshop, Inc.
91 Madison Ave, Whitesburg, KY 41858
Distributor Email: Contact
Distributor Website: Appalshop, Inc.
Distributor Telephone: 606.633.0108

Archives & Stock Footage: Appalshop, Inc.
91 Madison Ave, Whitesburg, KY 41858
Archives & Stock Footage Email:
Archives & Stock Footage Website: Appalshop, Inc.
Archives & Stock Footage Telephone: 606.633.0108


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