Losing Isaiah


1h 48m 1995

Brief Synopsis

A black crack addict's baby is adopted by a white social worker and her husband. But when the addict cleans up and wants her child back, the adoptive parents fight to keep her.

Film Details

MPAA Rating
Release Date
1995
Distribution Company
Paramount Pictures
Location
Chicago, Illinois, USA

Technical Specs

Duration
1h 48m

Synopsis

A black crack addict's baby is adopted by a white social worker and her husband. But when the addict cleans up and wants her child back, the adoptive parents fight to keep her.

Crew

Ulrika Akander

Dialogue Editor

Matiki Anoff

Makeup Artist

William David Arnold

Art Director

Jacolyn Baker

Location Manager

Bob Baron

Adr Mixer

Art Bartels

Grip

Andrzej Bartkowiak

Director Of Photography

Margaret Bedolla

Assistant Production Coordinator

Sam Bertone

Lighting Technician

Patti Beyer

Other

Jim Blanford

Camera Operator

Alphonse Blumenthal

Lighting Technician

Bob Bornstein

Music

Betsy Bottando

Location Manager

Reveta Bowers

Special Thanks To

Mary A Brady

On-Set Dresser

Kimberly Brent

Associate Producer

Christopher Jerome Brown

Production Assistant

Richard Brown

Grip

Dru Anne Carlson

Script Supervisor

Tom Carlson

Music Editor

Kevin E Carpenter

Rerecording

Chris Centrella

Grip

Aleta Chappelle

Casting Director

Gloria Coffey-sharrieff

Set Costumer

Anne Couk

Assistant Sound Editor

Eugene Crededio

Rigging Gaffer

D Kelly Cummins

Assistant Property Master

Gerrit Dangremond

Camera Operator

Sandy De Crescent

Music Contractor

Amy Demarte

Camera

Demetra Diamantopoulos

Assistant Location Manager

George Dileonardi

Transportation Coordinator

John Downer

Assistant

Susan Dudek

Sound Editor

Ken Dufva

Foley Artist

Ed England

Construction Coordinator

Tammy Fearing

Assistant Sound Editor

David Fein

Foley Artist

Alison Fisher

Dialogue Editor

Bettiann Fishman

Assistant Director

Christopher Flick

Foley Editor

Fred Folmer

Grip

Naomi Foner

Producer

Naomi Foner

Screenplay

Richard Foreman

Photography

Leigh French

Voice Casting

Will Gatlin

Craft Service

Michael Gershman

Camera Operator

Michael D. Gianneschi

On-Set Dresser

Kevin G Gist

Production Assistant

Mikael Glattes

Photography

Sandra Grand

Casting Associate

Chris Haarhoff

Steadicam Operator

Jeffrey J. Haboush

Rerecording

Terry Haggar

Color Timer

Gary Happ

Foreman

Cydney M Harris

Set Designer

Bonnie C Harrison

Production Assistant

Jay R. Hart

Set Decorator

Allen Hartz

Adr Editor

William E Hedenberg

Camera Operator

Freda Silbowitz Hertz

Special Thanks To

Lun Ye' Hodges

Hair Stylist

Aaron C Holden

On-Set Dresser

Peter A Hollocker

Production Assistant

John Hudecek

Dolly Grip

Charles Martin Inouye

Music Editor

Mark Isham

Music

Darnell Jones

Transportation Co-Captain

Shaunda Grace Jones

Casting Assistant

Susan Kaufmann

Costume Supervisor

Lisa Knudson

Production Auditor

Howard W. Koch Jr.

Producer

Stephen Krause

Music

Robert Krzeminski

Lighting Technician

Ken Kugler

Music

John Kwiatkowski

Sound Effects Editor

Joann Lam

Costumes

Emmanuel Lariviere

Production Assistant

Paul Leblanc

Hair Stylist

Rick Lefevour

Stunt Coordinator

Ted Lichtenfeld

Camera Operator

Paige Litz

Assistant

Anthony J Lullo

Lighting

Elton L Macpherson

Production Auditor

Mary Malin

Costume Designer

Mark Mamalakis

Assistant Location Manager

Seth J Margolis

Source Material (From Novel)

Phil Marshall

Music

Brick Mason

Production

Phd Sharon Mass

Special Thanks To

Timothy J Maxwell

Transportation Captain

Carson E Mayne

On-Set Dresser

Kelli Mccormack

Assistant

Betty F Mcdaniel

Special Thanks To

Charles Mcdonald

Titles

Gail Mcmullen

Assistant

Donald Rio Mcnichols

Special Effects

Carlos Medina

Other

Carol Meikle

Hair Stylist

Leslie Mikol

Production Assistant

Donald E Miller

Grip

Kimberly K Miller

Art Department Coordinator

Peter Miller

Grip

Theresa Repola Mohammed

Negative Cutting

Stefanie A Moore

Assistant Director

David Morenz

Camera Assistant

Tom Nelson

Sound Mixer

Hope A Nielsen

Camera

William R Nielsen

Photography

William R Nielsen

Camera Assistant

Lisa Olin

Production Associate

Cynthia Oliphant

Production Assistant

Jeannine Oppewall

Production Designer

Margaret J. Orlando

Production Coordinator

Sharon Owyang

Associate Producer

Brian Pawlowski

Production Assistant

Jeffrey Payne

Foley Editor

Karen Peake

Extras Agent/Coordinator

Dorothy Pearl

Makeup Artist

Mark Peltzer

Property Master

Brad Perry

Production Assistant

Walter Piers

Grip

James Pope

Production Assistant

Daniel J Richter

Boom Operator

James Ritchie

Lighting Technician

Carin Rogers

Dialogue Editor

Julie Rogers

Assistant Editor

Harvey Rosenstock

Editor

Maurice Ross

Production Assistant

Greg P. Russell

Rerecording

Ellen Ryba

Assistant

Thomas P Ryba

Special Effects Coordinator

Nicole Schubert

Assistant Editor

Ellen H. Schwartz

Assistant Director

Kim Secrist

Sound Effects Editor

Timothy R Sexton

Music Supervisor

Sherry Sherrell

Research And Content Consultant

Wayne Shorter

Music

Randy Singer

Foley Mixer

Frank Smathers

Sound Effects Editor

Nicholas C Smith

Editing

Ronald G Smith

Production Manager

Sheena A Spearman

Production Assistant

Paul Stanwyck

Other

Michael Alan Stein

Production Assistant

Beth Sterner

Sound Editor

Renee Tondelli

Adr Editor

Robert R Volpe

Other

Andrew B Walzer

Video Assist/Playback

Bill Ward

Assistant Sound Editor

William Ward

Lighting Technician

Suzan Wexler

Set Designer

Timothy W Wilp

Other

Frank Yario

Video

Daryl Ziemke

Other

Film Details

MPAA Rating
Release Date
1995
Distribution Company
Paramount Pictures
Location
Chicago, Illinois, USA

Technical Specs

Duration
1h 48m

Quotes

Trivia

Miscellaneous Notes

Released in United States Spring March 17, 1995

Released in United States on Video September 19, 1995

Began shooting March 28, 1994.

Completed shooting June 7, 1994.

Released in United States Spring March 17, 1995

Released in United States on Video September 19, 1995