Lathan, Stan.

Ernest J. Gaines' The sky is gray Sky is gray - [Thousand Oaks, Calif.] Monterey Media [2005] - 1 videodisc (46 min.) sd., col. 4 3/4 in. - American short story collection .

MPAA rating: Not rated. Title from container. Director of photography, Larry Pizer ; editor, Barbara Pokras. Host, Henry Fonda. Cast : Olivia Cole, James Bond III, Margaret Avery, Cleavon Little, Clinton Derricks-Carroll Originally broadcast on television in 1980. DVD, region 1; stereo. Special features: author bio; actor bios; printable study guide; about the American Short Story Collection; audio interview: Robert Geller; Henry Fonda intro. Based on the short story by Ernest J. Gaines. In rural Louisiana in the 1940's a young black boy journeys with his mother and absorbs valuable lessons of pride, charity and dignity.


African Americans -- Louisiana
Mothers and sons -- Louisiana
Discrimination -- Louisiana
Made-for-TV movies.
Louisiana -- Race relations