Joni

Director: James F. Collier

Writer(s): James F. Collier, Joni Eareckson Tada

Starring: Joni Eareckson Tada, Bert Remsen, Katherine De Hetre, Cooper Huckabee, Ernie Hudson, Lavelle Roby

Synopsis: Based on Joni Eareckson’s autobiography. She becomes paralyzed after breaking her neck in a swimming accident at age 17. Trying to cope with her new life, she learns to paint using her mouth and finds strength in her new Christian faith.

Release Date: June 1, 1979 (USA) | Length: 75 min | Genre: Biography, Drama, Religion | MPAA Rating: G

Note: There are several other black actors in this film. I need to see it in English to identify people. Checking to see if I can find it at the library.

Unknown People

One of these (4) women is Lavelle Roby – possibly #4. #2 and #3 appear in the scene where the guy is trying to smuggle the cat into the hospital. #1 appears in several scenes (with lines) and seems to be the best friend,

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