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The Water Is Wide (TV)

Original title
The Water Is Wide (TV)
Year
Running time
100 min.
Country
United States United States
Director
Screenwriter
Jonathan Estrin (Novel: Pat Conroy)
Music
Jeff Beal
Cinematography
Kees Van Oostrum
Cast
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Producer
Hallmark Hall of Fame Productions / McGee Street Productions
Genre
Drama | Education. Childhood. Racism. TV Movie
Movie Groups
Pat Conroy Adaptations
New
Synopsis / Plot
Pat Conroy, an ambitious, slightly rebellious idealistic teacher accepts Bennington county, SC's school board superintendent's offer to teach the all-black kids of the pauper fishery community on Yamacrew Island. Staffless 'head' mistress Brown incarnates stupidity and blind rule obedience, her didactic skills consisting in scolding and spanking her students.
Awards
2006: Emmy: Nominated for Best Supporting Actress (Woodard) and Music
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