About the film
Just an Old Sweet Song
Release Date: September 25, 1976
|Director||:||Robert Ellis Miller|
|Producers||:||Philip Barry Jr.|
|Writers||:||Melvin Van Peebles|
Upon learning that their grandmother is not long for this world, Nate and Priscilla Simmons pack up their kids and leave Detroit to head down South. Eventually, the family rediscovers its African-American roots and elects to stay in their new rural surroundings.