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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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Directed by

John Cassavetes

Written by

John Cassavetes (Writer)

Runtime

87 minutes

Country

United States of America

Language

English

Tagline

A film not to be missed.

Cast

Keywords

jazz

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