Shadows (1960)

A film not to be missed.

  • Genre: Drama
  • Release Date: 1960-10-14
  • User Rating: 7/10 from 228 ratings
  • Runtime: 1h 27min
  • Language: English
  • Production Company: Lion International
  • Production Country: United States of America
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The relationship between Lelia, a light-skinned black woman, and Tony, a white man is put in jeopardy when Tony meets Lelia’s darker-skinned jazz singer brother, Hugh, and discovers that her racial heritage is not what he thought it was.

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    Writing John Cassavetes Writer
    Production Maurice McEndree Producer
    Directing John Cassavetes Director
    Editing John Cassavetes Editor
    Editing Maurice McEndree Editor
    Production Seymour Cassel Associate Producer
    Art Bob Reeh Production Design
    Art Randy Liles Production Design
    Production Nikos Papatakis Producer
    Camera Erich Kollmar Director of Photography
    Production Wray Bevins Production Manager
    Directing Al Giglio Assistant Director
    Sound Jay Crecco Sound
    Lighting Cliff Carnell Lighting Production Assistant
    Camera Al Ruban Assistant Camera
    Lighting David Simon Lighting Technician
    Editing Len Appelson Supervising Editor
    Sound Shafi Hadi Musician
    Sound Charles Mingus Musician
    Sound Charles Mingus Original Music Composer
    Production Maxine Arnold Production Assistant
    Production Anne Draper Production Assistant
    Production Mary Anne Ehle Production Assistant
    Production Judy Kaufman Production Assistant
    Production Ellen Paulos Production Assistant
    Production Leslie Reed Production Assistant