Other Literary Forms

(Critical Edition of Dramatic Literature)

Lonne Elder III also wrote screenplays and television scripts. His screenplays include Melinda (1972), Sounder, Part Two (1976), and Bustin’ Loose (1981), with Roger L. Simon and Richard Pryor. Among his teleplays are Ceremonies in Dark Old Men (1975), based on his play of the same title, and A Woman Called Moses (1978), based on a book by Marcy Heidish.