EspañolEnglishSvenskaFrançaisPortuguês
Search
NOW IN THEATERS   |   CANNES FILM FESTIVAL 2021   |   VENICE FILM FESTIVAL 2021   |   EMMY AWARDS 2021   |  

The Marva Collins Story (TV) (1981)

Hallmark Hall of Fame: The Marva Collins Story (TV)
Running time: 100 min. | Genre: Drama, Biography, Teaching, Childhood, Telefilm
The Marva Collins Story (TV)

Synopsis

In this touching story, a dedicated African-American teacher in an inner-city school in the midwestern United States facing tough odds helps ghetto children to succeed. Meanwhile, she faces an adversarial colleague and a principal who disapproves of her teaching methods.

Nominations & Awards

Emmy

Outstanding Lead Actress in a Miniseries or TV Movie (Cicely Tyson)
NOMINATED

Details

Original title

Hallmark Hall of Fame: The Marva Collins Story (TV)

Director

Peter Levin

Producer

Hallmark Hall of Fame Productions, NRW Features, Warner Bros. Television

Running time

100 min.

Screenwriter

Clifford Campion

Music

Fred Karlin

Cinematography

Donald H. Birnkrant

Year

1981

Country

United States United States

It May Interest You

 

https://polymovies.com