The Water is Wide


2h 2006

Brief Synopsis

Based on Pat Conroy's book about his experiences as a teacher in South Carolina during the 1960's, when segregation was the norm, recounting his attempts to bring literacy and education to a small, poverty-stricken town.

Film Details

Also Known As
Hallmark Hall of fame Presentation, Water is Wide
Release Date
2006
Location
Wilmington, North Carolina, USA

Technical Specs

Duration
2h

Synopsis

Based on Pat Conroy's book about his experiences as a teacher in South Carolina during the 1960's, when segregation was the norm, recounting his attempts to bring literacy and education to a small, poverty-stricken town.

Film Details

Also Known As
Hallmark Hall of fame Presentation, Water is Wide
Release Date
2006
Location
Wilmington, North Carolina, USA

Technical Specs

Duration
2h

Quotes

Trivia

Miscellaneous Notes

Nominated for two 2006 Emmy Awards, including Outstanding Supporting Actress in a Miniseries or a Movie (Alfre Woodard), by the Academy of Television Arts & Sciences.

Aired in United States January 29, 2006

Originates from Hallmark Hall of Fame Productions' 3-year extension deal with CBS.

Picked up to production for the 2005-2006 season.

Aired in USA on CBS January 29, 2006 as a "Hallmark Hall of Fame Presentation."