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Directed by 

Julie Dash

Writing Credits (WGA)  

J. California Cooper ... (short story "Funny Valentines")
 
Ron Stacker Thompson ... (teleplay) &
Ashley Tyler ... (teleplay) and
Amy Schor Ferris ... (teleplay)

Cast (in credits order)  

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Joyce May
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Dearie B.
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Ethel B.
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Dr. Thomas Holder
Peter Jay Fernandez ...
Danny
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Lauren
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Gail (as Kajuana Shuford)
Denise Burse ...
Brenda
Chris Dunn ...
Eobert Earl (as Christopher Dunn)
Debra Terry ...
Mrs. Watts
Von Coulter ...
Troy Watts
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Ephraim Lee
Christopher Ryan Dunn ...
Robert Earl (as Chris Dunn)
Ruth Beckford ...
Mrs. Coleman
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Young Dearie B.
Kiara Tucker ...
Young Joyce
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Young Troy Watts
Leonard McLeod ...
Luther
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Miss Peete
Rico Fleming ...
Rafar
Beverly Skinner ...
Emma
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Ellen Sanders
Cle Thompson ...
Nurse
Yolanda King ...
Usher Lady #2
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Rev. Watts
Barbara Huber ...
Old woman in hospital
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Paramedic
Suellen Yates ...
Nurse
Coel Lee Hansley ...
Coel Lee
Rest of cast listed alphabetically:
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Restaurant Patron in Shorts (uncredited)
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Produced by 

Judith Craig Marlin ... associate producer
Ron Stacker Thompson ... executive producer
Ashley Tyler ... executive producer
Scott White ... producer
Alfre Woodard ... executive producer

Music by 

Stanley Clarke

Cinematography by 

Karl Herrmann

Film Editing by 

Hibah Frisina

Casting By 

Abra Edelman
Elisa Goodman

Production Design by 

Pamela B. Warner ... (as Pam Warner)

Costume Design by 

Sandra Hernandez

Makeup Department 

Carrie Angland ... makeup department head
Sterfon Demings ... hair designer
Louisa Gore Hamn ... assistant makeup artist

Production Management 

Barbara D'Alessandro ... assistant production manager
Tom Keniston ... production supervisor

Second Unit Director or Assistant Director 

Nandi Bowe ... first assistant director

Art Department 

Thurston Edwards ... buyer
George W. Harding III ... on-set dresser (as George Harding III)
Charli Jayson ... property master
Bob Smith ... lead man

Sound Department 

David Barbee ... sound effects editor
Jim Fitzpatrick ... sound re-recording mixer
Kenneth L. Johnson ... sound effects editor
Paul Longstaffe ... dialog editor
Matt Mulder ... boom operator

Stunts 

Dean Mumford ... stunt coordinator

Camera and Electrical Department 

Joe D'Alessandro ... camera operator: "b" camera
Tom Dean ... electrician
Deborah Fastuca ... film loader
Mark Graves ... best boy electric
Mike Repeta ... first assistant camera
Van Starling ... assistant camera / clapper loader
Stephen Thompson ... gaffer
Dan Turek ... second assistant camera
Simon Carey ... electrician (uncredited)

Casting Department 

Barbara Harris ... adr voice casting

Costume and Wardrobe Department 

Jessica S. Smith ... set costumer

Music Department 

King Floyd ... composer: song "Groove Me"

Transportation Department 

Brett Leslie ... driver

Other crew 

Michelle Lee Brown ... craft service
Simon Carey ... pilot: Condor
Kim Dunbar ... assistant to executive producer
Joan Eisenberg ... unit publicist
Tara Foran ... first accountant
Margie McLamb Holowaty ... assistant production coordinator
Kelley Sims ... accounting clerk
Andrew Yeo ... location manager: second unit

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