I Know Why the Caged Bird Sings (1979)

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Based on writer Maya Angelou's childhood, this story is about a young girl in the South who is sent to live with her grandmother after her parents divorce.

I Know Why the Caged Bird Sings Viooz
Viooz Score: 4/10 from 6 votes
Release Date: 1979-04-28
Status: Released
Run time: 96 min / 1:36
Production Studio : Tomorrow Entertainment
Production Country: United States of America

I Know Why the Caged Bird Sings Casts

Paul Benjamin
as Freeman
Diahann Carroll
as Vivian
Ruby Dee
as Grandmother Baker
Roger E. Mosley
as Bailey Sr.
Esther Rolle
as Momma
Madge Sinclair
as Miss Flowers
Constance Good
as Maya
Art Evans
as Principal

I Know Why the Caged Bird Sings Crew

Editing Frank J. Urioste Editor
Production Caro Jones Casting
Sound Peter Matz Original Music Composer
Art Carl Anderson Art Direction
Camera Ralph Woolsey Director of Photography
Writing Maya Angelou Novel
Writing Maya Angelou Writer
Directing Fielder Cook Director
Writing Leonora Thuna Writer
Production Thomas W. Moore Executive Producer
Production Jean Moore Edwards Producer