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Georgia, Georgia
Directed by Stig Björkman
Produced by Jack Jordan
Written by Maya Angelou
Screenplay by Maya Angelou
Starring Diana Sands
Dirk Benedict
Cinematography Andreas Bellis
Editing by Sten-Göran Camitz
Release date(s) 1972 (1972)
Running time 91 minutes
Country Sweden
United States
Language English

Georgia, Georgia is a 1972 Swedish-American drama film directed by Stig Björkman. It was entered into the 23rd Berlin International Film Festival. Its screenplay, written by Maya Angelou, is the first screenplay written by a black woman; Angelou also wrote the film's soundtrack, despite having very little additional input in the making of the film.


  • Dirk Benedict as Michael Winters
  • Diana Sands as Georgia Martin
  • Stig Engström as Lars
  • James Thomas Finley Jr. as Jack
  • Roger Furman as Herbert Thompson
  • Minnie Gentry as Mrs. Alberta Anderson
  • Tina Hedström as Waitress
  • Randolph Henry as Gus
  • Diana Kjær as Birgit
  • Lars-Erik Berenett as Reception Clerk
  • Vibeke Løkkeberg as Guest
  • Artie Sheppard as Scottie
  • Terry Whitmore as Bobo
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