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Gift for the Living (2005)

Inspired by the O. Henry short story "Gift of the Magi", Gift for the Living is a story about a grandmother and her granddaughter who, without the other's knowledge, sell their most ... See full summary »

Director:

Tamika Miller

Writer:

Tamika Miller
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Cast

Credited cast:
Colette Divine ... Pearline
Rest of cast listed alphabetically:
Pete Bryant Pete Bryant
Willis Burks II ... (as Willis Burks)
Irma P. Hall ... Carrie Mae
Juliette Jeffers ... Young Carrie Mae
Rishonda Napier ... Maya
Baadja-Lyne Odums ... Ma Belle
J. Karen Thomas
Jimmy Walker Jr. ... Mr. Jackson
Vanessa Williams ... Voiceover
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Storyline

Inspired by the O. Henry short story "Gift of the Magi", Gift for the Living is a story about a grandmother and her granddaughter who, without the other's knowledge, sell their most treasured possession in order to buy the other a birthday gift. In the granddaughter's quest for the perfect gift, she discovers her grandmother's rich and unique history, a history her grandmother never spoke of. Gift for the Living is a story about love, friendship, loss and sacrifice. Written by Anonymous

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Taglines:

"Sometimes it's best to let things go."

Genres:

Family | Short

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Country:

USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

1 November 2005 (USA) See more »

Filming Locations:

Los Angeles, California, USA

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Budget:

$16,000 (estimated)
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Technical Specs

Color:

Color

Aspect Ratio:

1.85 : 1
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