purchased the film rights to the novel in 1987. She claims that while reading the book, she could only picture herself as Sethe and Danny Glover
as Paul D. It took her ten years to get the film made, which she finally had to produce herself. See more
[after becoming more and more suspicious of Beloved
Sethe. Sethe, baby, we were starting to feel a little like a family ourself, till she come along.
Is that what got your teeth on edge?
It's a feeling in me. I can't place it. It's her.
You wanna feel something? Feel what it feel like to be a colored woman, roaming the roads, and anything God made liable to jump on you. Feel that!
I know every bit of that, Sethe. I wasn't born yesterday, and I never mistreated a woman in my life.
Well, that ...
Sheep, Sheep Dont'cha Know The Road
Arranged by Alan Lomax
and Bessie Jones
Performed by Bessie Jones
and The Sea Island Singers
Courtesy of Rounder Records/Ocean Park Music See more