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Their Eyes Were Watching God (TV Movie 2005) Poster

Full Cast & Crew

Directed by 

Darnell Martin

Writing Credits (WGA)  

Zora Neale Hurston ... (novel)
 
Suzan-Lori Parks ... (teleplay) and
Misan Sagay ... (teleplay) and
Bobby Smith Jr. ... (teleplay)

Cast (in credits order)  

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Mel Winkler ...
Logan Killicks
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Amos Hicks
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Sam Watson
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Hezekiah
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Liege Moss
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Lula Moss
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Walter Stone
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Annie Tyler
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Motor Boat (as Artel Kayaru)
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Daisy Blunt
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Johnny Taylor
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Doctor Gordon
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Alva
Veryl Jones ...
Sop-de-Bottom
Lisa Lovelace Squires ...
Nunkie (as Lisa Lovelace)
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Rebecca
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Boss Man
Edward Knowles ...
Old Man at Dike
Todd Kevin Osceola ...
Seminole Indian
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Annie's Young Man (as Raymond Williams)
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Juke Joint Singer (as Ricky Fanté)
Rest of cast listed alphabetically:
Taja V. Simpson ...
Wife of New Family
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Seminole Indian Scout
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Frank Tyler
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Farmer (uncredited)
Cyndi Crotts ...
Migrant Worker (uncredited)
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Friend of Motorboat (uncredited)
Walter Medina ...
Seminole Indian (uncredited)
Flavia Nanko ...
Raggedy Village Girl (uncredited)
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Farmer (uncredited)
Lisa Ruffin ...
Juke Joint Dancer (uncredited)

Produced by 

Matthew Carlisle ... producer
Kate Forte ... executive producer
Susan Heyer ... associate producer
Quincy Jones ... executive producer
David Salzman ... co-executive producer
Oprah Winfrey ... executive producer

Music by 

Terence Blanchard

Cinematography by 

Checco Varese

Film Editing by 

Peter C. Frank

Casting By 

Robi Reed ... (as Robi Reed-Humes)

Production Design by 

Ruth Ammon

Art Direction by 

Paul Sonski

Set Decoration by 

Kieran Brown ... decorator
Casey Hallenbeck

Costume Design by 

Eduardo Castro

Makeup Department 

Petrice Bankhead ... makeup artist: day player
Germicka Barclay ... hair stylist
Alan D'Angerio ... hair department head
Maggie Elliott ... key makeup artist
Michael Germain ... makeup department head
Norma Hill-Patton ... makeup artist: Ms Berry
Barbara Lorenz ... hair stylist: Ms. Berry
Timothy A. Miguel ... makeup artist
Tijen Osman ... hair stylist
Yesim 'Shimmy' Osman ... hair stylist
Jerry Popolis ... key hair stylist
Randa Squillacote ... hair stylist
Julia L. Walker ... hair stylist
Angie Wells ... third makeup artist
Victoria Wood ... wig maker

Production Management 

Matthew Carlisle ... unit production manager
Nancy Kirhoffer ... post-production supervisor
Eileen Malyszko Lee ... production supervisor (as Eileen Malyszko)

Second Unit Director or Assistant Director 

Rosemary C. Cremona ... assistant director
Stuart B. Hagen ... second assistant director
Van Hayden ... first assistant director
Wayne Witherspoon ... second second assistant director

Art Department 

Will Blount ... property master
David Brack Burriss ... swing gang
Don Cinderella ... set dresser
David Corral ... greensman
Dameon Daniels ... swing gang
Jennifer Dawson ... assistant property master
Stephen P. Durante ... leadman
Stephen I. Erdberg ... buyer
Ruby Flores ... storyboard artist
Gabe Gerber ... art department assistant
Geno Ghiselli ... swing gang
Lisa Goldsmith ... buyer
Theresa Greene ... art department coordinator
Kenneth Heimer ... propmaker
Bill Holmquist ... construction coordinator
Peter Jameson ... construction mill foreman
Terry Kempf ... general foreman
Justin J. LaPresle ... gang boss
Canyon Martens ... greensman
Richard McConnell ... foreman
Kristie Moore ... painter decorator
Aaron Newton ... propmaker
Jeff Ozimek ... set designer
Chris Pechin ... storyboard artist
Joseph P. Recchia ... swing gang
Robert R. Richardson ... swing gang
Mark Sakamoto ... lead man
Hugo Santiago ... set designer
Alexx Thompson ... decorator/painter (as Alex Thompson)
Kevin E. Vermeersch ... props
Andrew Wert ... props
Cary Whittaker ... greensman
Drew Pierce ... scenic painter (uncredited)

Sound Department 

John Agalsoff Jr. ... sound
Kami Asgar ... supervising sound editor
Ken Beauchene ... boom operator
Michael J. Benavente ... supervising adr editor
William Freesh ... re-recording mixer
Vincent Guisetti ... foley artist
Takako Ishikawa ... sound effects editor
Pamela Kahn ... foley artist
Howard London ... adr mixer
Herwig Maurer ... sound effects editor
Kyle Rochlin ... foley mixer
Annie Shih ... sound department assistant
R. Russell Smith ... re-recording mixer
James M. Tanenbaum ... sound mixer
Tim Tuchrello ... sound effects editor
Samuel C. Crutcher ... sound editor (uncredited)

Special Effects by 

Wayne Burnes ... special effects
Tommy Frazier ... special effects foreman
James Nagle ... special effects coordinator
Christopher A. Suarez ... special effects technician

Visual Effects by 

Paul Gentry ... visual effects supervisor
Paul Hill ... visual effects compositor
Rick Kerrigan ... visual effects supervisor
Tony Magaletta ... first assistant cameraman: miniatures
Matt Scharf ... visual effects producer
Andrew Shuford ... unit production manager: Fantasy II Film Effects
Gene Warren III ... model supervisor
John Hirota ... visual effects compositor assistant (uncredited)

Stunts 

Daniel W. Barringer ... stunts
Lex D. Geddings ... stunt safety
Angela Meryl ... stunt double: Halle Berry
Webster Whinery ... stunt coordinator
John Zimmerman ... stunts and water safety

Camera and Electrical Department 

Brad Boyer ... key grip
William Buckingham III ... key grip
Rafael 'Rafa' Castro ... video assist operator
Kirk R. Gardner ... camera operator
Marvin Haven ... underwater grip
Chad Herr ... underwater grip
Karen Korn ... film loader
Terry Kramer ... electrician
John W. Kristopik ... rigging electric
James Laxton ... camera intern
John Malvino ... underwater first assistant camera
Brent D. Mason ... video assist operator: second unit
Eamon McGillicuddy ... dolly grip
Ignacio Musich ... first assistant camera
Louis Normandin ... grip: Florida unit
Nick Paige ... camera operator
Ethan Phillips ... gaffer
Paul Postal ... electrician
Timothy Roarke ... first assistant camera
Agnes Rodriguez ... assistant camera: "b" camera, Florida
Greg Schmitt ... grip
Larissa Supplitt ... second assistant camera: "a" camera
James 'Biff' Thomsen ... electrician
Renee Treyball ... second assistant camera
James Viera ... grip
Joe Waistell ... additional first assistant camera
Scott Watkins ... key rigging grip
Stefan Wilking ... assistant chief lighting technician

Casting Department 

Chad Darnell ... extras casting
Kim Ju ... extras casting
Kimberly Mullen ... casting: Florida
Mark Mullen ... casting: Florida

Costume and Wardrobe Department 

Antonitta Barnes ... set costumer
Delia Hauser ... wardrobe production assistant
Barbara Marko ... key costumer
Austin Myers ... costume supervisor
Lisa D. Quercioli ... PR costumer
Emae Villalobos ... costumer
Janice Zeller Ryan ... costumer (as Janice Zeller)

Editorial Department 

Ken Gales ... avid tech
Scott Klein ... final colorist
Michael Matsumoto ... post-production assistant
Florent Retz ... first assistant editor

Location Management 

Frawley Becker ... location manager
Rick Callan ... assistant location manager: Florida
Robert Paulsen ... assistant location manager

Music Department 

Todd Bozung ... music editor
Howard Drossin ... orchestrator
Brad Haehnel ... music mixer
Neil Citron ... music preparation (uncredited)

Transportation Department 

Joseph Auger ... driver
George Bolton ... transportation captain
Linda Cipperley ... transportation
Wayne Flowers Jr. ... driver: honeywagon
Robert Jepson ... driver
Bill Lopez-Arjona ... transportation
Sean J. Moore ... transportation
Ron Parsell ... transportation captain
Abiff Salcedo ... talent driver
Mario Simon ... transportation coordinator
Bob 'Smitty' Smith ... driver
Doug Wilson ... transportation captain

Other crew 

Heath Banks ... production coordinator: Florida
Cristie Schoen Codd ... chef (as Cristie Schoen)
Valeria Migliassi Collins ... script supervisor
Justin Haut ... assistant production coordinator
Chad Herr ... dive master: underwater unit
Elizabeth Himelstein ... dialect coach
Jean Hodges ... food stylist
Dominique Jaramillo ... set medic
Barry Jenkins ... assistant to director
Jackie Lewis ... production secretary
Damien Lubiak ... production assistant
Kristi McConnell ... construction accountant
Brian McMillan ... dog supplier
Cheryl Miller ... production coordinator
Harley Pasternak ... personal trainer
Wendy Price ... production accountant
Fatima Robinson ... choreographer
Erica Schillinger ... assistant to producer
Charles Simons ... safety diver: underwater unit
Craig Vegas ... production assistant
Jim Vidal ... assistant production coordinator
Gerald A. Vitatoe Jr. ... accounting assistant
Jennifer E. Welch ... production assistant
Alice Wymer ... FL Assistant Production Office Coordinator
Joyce Heftel ... script supervisor: pre-timing (uncredited)

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