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dc.contributor.advisorGreyson, John R.
dc.contributor.authorDuke, Alison Jan
dc.description.abstractInspired by true events, Promise Me is a neorealistic fiction film that centers on Charlie Thomas (15), who is facing the reality that her mother Yolanda Thomas (40) is dying from the complications of living with HIV and can no longer parent as she has before. Loyal, Charlie insists on being her mother's caregiver until the very end. But Yolandas degrading health forces Charlie to make a hard choice knowing that she may have to live with a decision that's outside of her control.
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dc.subjectSocial structure
dc.titlePromise Me
dc.typeElectronic Thesis or Dissertation And Video - Master of Fine Arts's
dc.subject.keywordsBlack Canadian
dc.subject.keywordsSocial institutions
dc.subject.keywordsChild welfare
dc.subject.keywordsEducation system
dc.subject.keywordsChild apprehension
dc.subject.keywordsBlack community
dc.subject.keywordsAnti-oppression framework
dc.subject.keywordsAnti-Black racism
dc.subject.keywordsQueer theory
dc.subject.keywordsNew Neorealism filmmaking
dc.subject.keywordsAfrican Canadian film
dc.subject.keywordsArtistic practice

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