Dear America: A Line in the Sand is a television film in the Dear America series. It was based on A Line in the Sand by Sherry Garland.


Cast and characters

  • Amy Stewart as Lucinda Lawrence
  • Tamsin Kelsey as Mama Lawrence
  • Adrian Hough as Papa Lawrence
  • Stephen McCarthy as Willis Lawrence
  • Ari Cohen as Isaac
  • Inga Cadranel as Esperanza
  • Scott Wickware as Davy Crockett
  • Kristin Adams as Mittie Roe
  • Joel Hechter as Alamo Man
  • Trevor McCarthy as Messenger #1

Crew and credits

  • Directed by: William Fruet
  • Written by: Heather Conkie
  • Adapted from the book: "A Line in the Sand" written by Sherry Garland
  • Based on: the Scholastic book series "Dear America" created by Jean Feiwel
  • Executive producer: Deborah Forte
  • Co-executive producers: Bill Siegler, Martha Atwater
  • Editor: David B. Thompson
  • Production designer: Ian Brock
  • Director of photography: Ludek Bogner
  • Line producer: Lena Cordina
  • Executive in charge: Christie Dreyfuss
  • Music by: Jack Lenz and Douglas John Cameron
  • Associate producer: Tessa Abdull
  • Production manager: Lena Cordina
  • 1st assistant director: Mark Pancer
  • Location manager: Karen Perez
  • Art director: Roderik Mayne
  • 1st assistant art director: Theresa Tindall
  • 2nd assistant director: Joanna Moore
  • Production coordinator: Nancy Wilson-Kelly
  • Script supervisor: Donna Gardon
  • Set decorator: Jeff Fruitman
  • Costume designer: Joyce Schure
  • Key wardrobe: Marie Grogan Hales
  • Property master: Alan Doucette
  • Make-up: Mary Sue Heron
  • Hairstylist: Etheline Joseph
  • Camera operator: Branimer Ruzic
  • Sound recordist: Bryan Day
  • Re-recording engineer: Steve Foster
  • Gaffer: Michael Forrester
  • Key grip: Brian Potts
  • 1st assistant camera: Lisa Piltcher
  • Post production supervisor: Lynda McKenzie
  • Assistant editor: Paul Rubenstein
  • Construction coordinator: Bill White
  • Transport coordinator: Russ Martin
  • Stunt coordinator: Anton Tyukodi
  • Special effects by: Brock Jolliffe
  • Casting: Susan Forrest and Sharon Forrest
  • Production accountants: Bev Ross, Donna Demers
  • Scholastic financial executive: Diane Vilagi
  • Scholastic post production manager: Carolyn Kelly
  • Production services provided by: Protocol Entertainment Inc.
  • Special thanks to: Dome Audio Video & Effects, The Lab

Home video release

Dear America: A Line in the Sand and Dear America: When Will This Cruel War Be Over? are the only two Dear America films not released on home video.

Differences from book


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See also