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Across the river

Author: Hedrick Smith; Eric V Tait; Hedrick Smith Productions.; WETA-TV (Television station : Washington, D.C.); Films for the Humanities (Firm)
Publisher: Princeton, N.J. : Films for the Humanities & Sciences, ©1995.
Edition/Format:   VHS video : VHS tape   Visual material : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Pulitzer Prize-winning journalist Hedrick Smith offers powerful and encouraging portraits of urban heroes who are reviving once-dying neighborhoods. Filmed near Washington, D.C., the program offers an almost unknown face of the inner city--one that contrasts sharply with the typical images of crime, drugs and violence seen on the nightly news.
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Material Type: Videorecording
Document Type: Visual material
All Authors / Contributors: Hedrick Smith; Eric V Tait; Hedrick Smith Productions.; WETA-TV (Television station : Washington, D.C.); Films for the Humanities (Firm)
OCLC Number: 36451644
Credits: Principal camera, Mel Henry ; narrator, Hedrick Smith ; music composition, arrangement and performance, William E. Smith ; editor, Cliff Hackel.
Performer(s): Host, Hedrick Smith.
Description: 1 videocassette (57 min.) : sound, color, with black and white sequences ; 1/2 in.
Details: VHS.
Contents: Second chances --
Wider horizons --
Grassroots action --
Rebirth --Jobs + hopes.
Other Titles: Saving America's inner cities
Responsibility: produced by Hedrick Smith Productions ; WETA-TV ; producer/director, Eric V. Tait, Jr. ; writers, Hedrick Smith, Eric V. Tait, Jr.

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Pulitzer Prize-winning journalist Hedrick Smith offers powerful and encouraging portraits of urban heroes who are reviving once-dying neighborhoods. Filmed near Washington, D.C., the program offers an almost unknown face of the inner city--one that contrasts sharply with the typical images of crime, drugs and violence seen on the nightly news.

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