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The River Niger (1976) Poster

Full Cast & Crew

Directed by 

Krishna Shah

Writing Credits (in alphabetical order)  

Joseph A. Walker ... (play)
Joseph A. Walker ... (screenplay)

Cast (in credits order)  

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Mattie Williams
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Johnny Williams
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Dr. Dudley Stanton (as Lou Gossett)
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Jeff Williams
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Ann Vanderguild
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Big Moe Hayes
Ralph Wilcox ...
Al
Teddy Wilson ...
Chips
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Skeeter
Shirley Jo Finney ...
Gail
Hilda Haynes ...
Wilhelmina Geneva Brown
Ed Crick ...
White Police Lieutenant
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Black Policeman
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Produced by 

Sidney Beckerman ... producer
Ike Jones ... producer (as Isaac L. Jones)

Music by 

War

Cinematography by 

Michael D. Margulies ... (as Michael Margulies)

Film Editing by 

Irving Lerner

Casting By 

Reuben Cannon

Production Design by 

Seymour Klate ... (as Seymor Klate)

Set Decoration by 

Frank Lombardo

Makeup Department 

Eddie Barron ... hair stylist
Ray Brooks ... makeup artist
Vaseer Omar ... hairdresser: Miss Tyson

Production Management 

Brad H. Aronson ... production manager (as Brad Aronson)

Second Unit Director or Assistant Director 

Anthony Brand ... assistant director (as Tony Brand)
Reuben L. Watt ... assistant director (as Reuben Watt)

Art Department 

John Martinez ... property master
Michael Friedman ... lead man (uncredited)

Sound Department 

James Fritch ... sound editor
Dean Hodges ... location sound recording
Stephen Katz ... sound consultant: Dolby
James J. Klinger ... sound editor (as James Klinger)
Gene Lloyd ... boom operator
Richard Portman ... sound re-recording mixer
George Fredrick ... sound editor (uncredited)

Special Effects by 

Richard O. Helmer ... special effects (as Richard Helmer)

Stunts 

Marvin Walters ... stunt coordinator / stunts

Camera and Electrical Department 

Tim Evans ... gaffer
Nick McLean ... camera operator

Costume and Wardrobe Department 

Nedra Rosemond-Watt ... wardrobe (as Nedra Watt)

Editorial Department 

Arthur W. Forney ... assistant editor
Bobbie Shapiro ... associate editor

Music Department 

Thomas Allen ... musical director (as War)
Ed Barton ... music recording engineer
John Caper Jr. ... music editor
Kevin F. Cleary ... music re-recording mixer (as Kevin Cleary)
Morris D. Dickerson ... music performer (as War)
Jerry Goldstein ... music producer / musical director
Lonnie Jordan ... music performer: as War
Charles W. Miller ... music performer: as War
Lee Oskar ... music performer (as War)
Howard E. Scott ... music performer (as War)
War ... music performer

Other crew 

Sidney Beckerman ... presenter
Earl Billings ... production assistant
Carolyn El-Amin ... production assistant
Faith Hubley ... title design: special contribution
John Hubley ... title design: special contribution
Ike Jones ... presenter / title design: idea
Irving Lerner ... title design: idea
Bobbie Leslie ... secretary to the producers (as Bobbi Leslie)
Becky May ... assistant to producers
Dan Perri ... title designer
Hope Williams ... script supervisor

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