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Life and Debt (2001) Poster

(2001)

Full Cast & Crew

Directed by 

Stephanie Black

Writing Credits (in alphabetical order)  

Jamaica Kincaid ... (narration)
Jamaica Kincaid ... (novel "A Small Place")

Cast (in credits order)  

Belinda Becker ...
Narrator (voice)
Buju Banton ...
Himself - Singer
Horst Köhler ...
Himself - Director, International Monetary Fund (archive footage) (as Horst Kohler)
Michael Manley ...
Himself - Former Prime Minister of Jamaica
Stanley Fischer ...
Himself - Deputy Director International Monetary Fund
Michael Witter ...
Himself - Professor of Economics, University of West Indies (as Dr. Michael Witter)
David Coore ...
Himself - Former Minister of Finance, Jamaica
...
Himself - President of the United States (archive footage)
Jean-Bertrand Aristide ...
Himself - President, Haiti
Yami Bolo ...
Himself - Singer
Rest of cast listed alphabetically:
Tom Lipetzky ...
Himself - U.S. Potato Board (archive footage)
...
News Anchor
Jerry J. Rawlings ...
Himself - Former President, Ghana (archive footage) (as Jerry Rawlings)
Jamaica Kincaid ...
Narrator (uncredited)
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Produced by 

Stephanie Black ... producer
Sarah Manley ... assistant producer: Jamaica

Cinematography by 

Kyle Kibbe
Richard Lannaman ... director of photography
Alex Nepomniaschy
Malik Hassan Sayeed ... (as Malik Sayeed)

Film Editing by 

John Mullen

Production Management 

Betsy Blakemore ... production manager: New York City
Jeremy Francis ... production manager: Jamaica
Peter Packer ... production manager: Jamaica

Sound Department 

Coll Anderson ... supervising sound editor
Michael Boyle ... additional sound
Andrew Bracken ... sound effects editor
Dustin Hudson ... stereo sound engineer: Dolby
Blake Leyh ... additional sound editor
Kimberly R. McCord-Wilson ... additional dialogue (as Kimberly McCord)
Don McGregor ... additional sound
Frank Morrone ... sound re-recording mixer
Caleb Mose ... sound recordist
Brenda Ray ... sound recordist
Alex Soto ... assistant sound editor
Coll Anderson ... sound designer (uncredited)

Camera and Electrical Department 

John Bentham ... Steadicam operator
Chris Brown ... additional camera operator (as Chris Browne) / assistant camera (as Chris Browne)
Earl Brown ... electrician / gaffer
Roy Buchanan ... grip
Richard Chisolm ... additional camera operator
Winfred 'Soljie' Henry ... grip
Katharine Kean ... additional camera operator (as Katherine Kean)
Tallawah Levy ... additional camera operator (as Talawah Levy)
Jonathan Weaver ... assistant camera

Editorial Department 

Suzanne Bauman ... additional editor
Kelli Boyles ... post-production assistant
Shannon Clark ... post-production assistant
Donna Clarke ... post-production assistant
Jake Diamond ... additional picture editor
Alyce Hrakbak ... post-production assistant
Sean John ... post-production assistant
Benjamin Kast ... post-production assistant
Garrett Levin ... post-production assistant
Baderinwa Lumoja ... post-production assistant (as Baderinwa L-Umoja)
Lauren Nakamura ... post-production assistant
Nate Pommer ... post-production assistant
Carleene Samuels ... post-production assistant
Sky Sitney ... post-production assistant
Jon Stefansson ... additional editor
Nicholas Stone ... additional picture editor
Neal Usatin ... additional editor
Michael Yetter ... negative cutter (uncredited)

Transportation Department 

Roy Buchanan ... driver
Winfred 'Soljie' Henry ... driver

Other crew 

Ellin Baumel ... ITVS godsend
Lisa Crafts ... loan document design
Noelle Dean ... on-location researcher
Mr. Elvie ... research consultant
Ifeona Fulani ... text guidance
Justin Girard ... loan document design
Mr. Gunn ... research consultant
Phil Hall ... film publicist
Ben Hillman ... loan document design
Roberta Korus ... legal assistance
Horace Levy ... research consultant
Tallawah Levy ... production assistant (as Talawah Levy)
Victor Patterson ... production assistant
Carleene Samuels ... on-location researcher
Michelle Stewart ... on-location researcher
Neal Usatin ... assistant to director
Karen Williams ... text guidance
Michael Witter ... research consultant

Thanks 

Nancy Baker ... special thanks
Tracey Baker ... special thanks
Buju Banton ... special thanks
Alex Bingham ... special thanks
Adam Black ... special thanks
Larry Black ... special thanks
Sylvia Black ... special thanks
Yami Bolo ... special thanks
Jim Brown ... special thanks
Bigga Chambers ... special thanks
Elisa Chavez ... special thanks
Sarita Choudhury ... special thanks
Williams Cole ... special thanks
The Couch Family ... special thanks
Doreen Crujeiris ... special thanks
Aaron Denenberg ... special thanks
Bona Elswau ... special thanks
Lise Engel ... special thanks
Kurt Engfehr ... special thanks: Solarium Editorial
Leslie Fuchs-Obstfeld ... special thanks
Reg E. Gaines ... special thanks (as Reg. E. Gaines)
Danielle Goodman ... special thanks
David Greenwald ... special thanks
Laurie Gunst ... special thanks
Mary Gunst ... special thanks
Jason Hall ... special thanks
Michele Hamilton ... special thanks
The Harts ... special thanks
Jesper Haynes ... special thanks
Rohan Henry ... special thanks
The Henzel Family ... special thanks
Kim Ives ... special thanks
Ras Ivi ... special thanks
Ken Jacobs ... special thanks
Nancy Jeffries ... special thanks
K.K. ... special thanks (as KK)
Robert Kenner ... special thanks (as Rob Kenner)
Saul Landau ... acknowledgment: archival footage "Land of My Birth" and "Steppin'"
Aaron Langley ... special thanks
Horace Levy ... special thanks
James Lyons ... special thanks (as Jim Lyons)
Tynsi Lyons ... special thanks
The Manley Family ... special thanks
Cedella Marley ... special thanks
Tim Masick ... special thanks
Jim McKay ... special thanks (as Jim Mckay)
Pat McKay ... special thanks
Mutabaruka ... special thanks
Mark Polyocan ... special thanks: The Tape House
Jeffrey Posternak ... special thanks
Ricky ... special thanks (as Valdo and Ricky)
Heidi Schuster ... special thanks
Tim Sherry ... special thanks
Andreas Staka ... special thanks
Steven Starr ... special thanks
Carol Thomas ... special thanks
Valdo ... special thanks (as Valdo and Ricky)
Milton Walker ... special thanks
Katharina Weingartner ... special thanks
Haskell Wexler ... acknowledgment: archival footage "Land of My Birth" and "Steppin'"
Feonia Williams ... special thanks
Michael Witter ... special thanks
Irwin Young ... special thanks: Du Art

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