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For Ahkeem

Jeremy S Levine

For Ahkeem

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Published .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Social conditions,
  • African American teenagers,
  • Teenage pregnancy

  • About the Edition

    An intimate coming of age story which illuminates the challenges that many black teenagers face in America today, and witnesses the strength, resilience, and determination it takes to survive.

    Edition Notes

    Statementa Weissman Studio and Transient Pictures production; a co-production of Independent Television Service (ITVS); director, Jeremy S. Levine & Landon van Soest
    ContributionsPassion River Films, Weissman Studio, Transient Pictures (Firm), Independent Television Service
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsF475.N4 F67 2018
    The Physical Object
    Format[videorecording] /
    Pagination1 videodisc (90 min.)
    Number of Pages90
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL26954951M
    OCLC/WorldCa1020252549


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