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Hazel Dickens: It's Hard to Tell the Singer from the Song: Film Facts

2001, Betacam SP
01 hours, 00 minutes, Color

From the coalfields of West Virginia to the factories of Baltimore, Hazel Dickens has lived the songs she sings. Interviews with Hazel and fellow musicians such as Alison Krauss, Naomi Judd, and Dudley Connell are interwoven with archival footage, recent performances, and 16 songs including “Mama’s Hand,” “ Working Girl Blues,” and “Black Lung.”

Copyright: Appalshop, Inc.
Produced by: Mimi Pickering
Cinematography: Jeffrey Whetstone, Malcom Wilson
Editing: Mimi Pickering
Sound: Mimi Pickering, Rich Kirby, Doug Dorschug, Tom Hansell, Anne Lewis, Stephaine Whetstone, Kathy Reisler, Rachel Conley
Acknowledgements: Larry & Shelby Shumate, Juanita Bailey, Beulah & George Roberts, Arnold & Tina Dickens, Roger Bailey, Mary Ellen Griffith, Appalachian South Folklife Center, John David, Southern Appalachian Labor School, Joan Shigekawa, Caron Atlas, Judi Jennings, Anne Lewis, Elizabeth Barret, Laura Sohn, Katie Dollarhide, Rich Kirby Beth Bingman, David Reynolds, Joe & Helen Pickering, Dee, Boone & Willie Davis Archie Green, Helen Lewis, Buck Maggard, Candie & Guy Carawan, Mary Thom Adams, Highlander Research & Education Center, Ralph Rinzler, Kate Rinzler, Jeff Place, Peter Reiniger, Chat Gunter, Smithsonian Institution Festival of American Folklife, Mountain People and Places, Darold Phipps, Doug Mullins & Dickenson County Schools, Clintwood High School, Bud Phillips, Jean Cornett, The Festival of the Bluegrass, Velvie Woolvine & family,
Funding: National Endowment for the Arts, KET Fund for Independent Production, John Simon Guggenheim Memorial Foundation, West Virginia Humanities Council, Nathan Cummings Foundation, Kentucky Arts Council, West Virginia Commission on the Arts, Appalachian Community Fund, Appalshop Production & Education

Distribution: Appalshop, Inc.
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Distributor Telephone: 606.633.0108

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