The Learning Tree

  • 1969
  • Movie
  • M
  • Drama

Undoubtedly the biggest surprise among the first 25 films selected in 1989 for inclusion in the National Film Registry, this visually beautiful and moving, if somewhat melodramatic, story of a black teenager growing up in Kansas in the 1920s was the first feature film by a black director to be financed by a major Hollywood studio. Gordon Parks directed, more

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Director (1 Credit)
Writer (1 Credit)
Producer (1 Credit)
Cinematographer (1 Credit)
Burnett Guffey
Editor (1 Credit)
Musical Composer (1 Credit)
Art Director (1 Credit)
Edward Engoron
Set Decorator (1 Credit)
Joanne MacDougall
Special Effects (1 Credit)
Albert Whitlock
Music Director (1 Credit)
Tom McIntosh

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