- Physical Description: 1 online resource (1 video file (approximately 88 min.)) : sound, color
- Publisher: [United States] : Screen Media Ventures : 2000.
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Directed by Kari Skogland.
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Vanessa Williams, Gil Bellows, Stacy Keach, Diahann Carroll.
This drama set in antebellum New Orleans stars Vanessa Williams as Henriette Delille, the first African-American canonized by the Vatican. A mixed-race woman who repudiates the hypocrisy of race, class and convention, Henriette chooses to accept a divine calling to help the downtrodden by founding a combination medical treatment center and school for the French community's black population. Diahann Carroll and Stacy Keach costar.
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Mode of access: World Wide Web.
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|Genre:||Films for the hearing impaired.