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A Singing Stream: Film Facts

1986, Film: 16mm
57 minutes, Color
Description: The story of a gifted African American family from the rural South. With interviews and stories, and scenes from daily life, reunions, gospel concerts, and church services, the film traces the history of the Landis family of Granville County, North Carolina, over the lifetime of its oldest surviving member, 86-year-old Mrs. Bertha M. Landis.
Featuring: Landis Family, Golden Echoes, Bertha Landis
Copyright: Copyright 1986, Tom Davenport
Filmmaker(s): Tom Davenport
Produced by: Davenport Films with Dan Patterson, Allen Tullos, and UNC Curriculum in Folklore
Cinematography: Tom Davenport with Zach Kreiger and Tom Rankin
Editing: Tom Davenport and Marcia Neidley
Sound: Allen Tullos with Barry Dornfeld and Brett Sutton
Awards: CINE Golden Eagle, Chicago International Film Festival (Bronze Hugo), Kenyon Film Festival, Best Documentary, Black Maria Film Festival (Directors Choice)

Distribution: Davenport Films
11324 Pearlstone Lane, Delaplane, VA 20144
Distributor Email: Contact
Distributor Website: Davenport Films
Distributor Telephone: 540-592-3701

Archives & Stock Footage: Tom Davenport
11324 Pearlstone Lane, Delaplane, VA 20144
Archives & Stock Footage Email: Contact
Archives & Stock Footage Website: Tom Davenport
Archives & Stock Footage Telephone: 540-592-3701


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