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Child of giants : my journey with Maynard Dixon and Dorothea Lange

Author: Daniel DixonJohn DixonHelen DixonLeslie DixonGregor DixonAll authors
Publisher: [New York] : [Cinema Guild], ©2010.
Edition/Format:   DVD video : NTSC color broadcast system : English
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Daniel Rhodes Dixon is the elder son of photographer Dorothea Lange, who was responsible for some of the most unforgettable photographs of the Great Depression, and painter Maynard Dixon, the preeminent interpreter of the American Southwest and its native peoples. As a child, Daniel came to recognize their extraordinary talents, but his view of them changed dramatically during the Depression, when he and his younger  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Documentary films
Biographical films
Feature films
Biography
Named Person: Daniel Dixon; Maynard Dixon; Dorothea Lange
Material Type: Videorecording
Document Type: Visual material
All Authors / Contributors: Daniel Dixon; John Dixon; Helen Dixon; Leslie Dixon; Gregor Dixon; Rondal Partridge; Christina Gardner; Donald Fanger; Martina Nagel; Bob Birkett; Tom Ropelewski; Skip Sweeney; Richard Chon
ISBN: 9780615405247 061540524X
OCLC Number: 671846581
Notes: Originally produced as a motion picture in 2010.
Special features include: additional scenes and interviews.
Credits: Music, Richard Chon ; cinematography, Skip Sweeney, Martina Nagel, Bob Birkett ; editor, Martina Nagel.
Performer(s): Daniel Dixon, John Dixon, Helen Dixon, Leslie Dixon, Gregor Dixon, Rondal Partridge, Christina Gardner, Donald Fanger.
Description: 1 videodisc (97 min.) : sound, black and white and color ; 4 3/4 in.
Details: DVD format ; widescreen, 16:9, Dolby 5.1 or stereo.
Other Titles: My journey with Maynard Dixon and Dorothea Lange
Responsibility: produced and directed by Thomas Ropelewski.

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Daniel Rhodes Dixon is the elder son of photographer Dorothea Lange, who was responsible for some of the most unforgettable photographs of the Great Depression, and painter Maynard Dixon, the preeminent interpreter of the American Southwest and its native peoples. As a child, Daniel came to recognize their extraordinary talents, but his view of them changed dramatically during the Depression, when he and his younger brother John were placed in a series of foster homes, never knowing when they might see their parents again. While telling the story of two of this country's most original artists from a uniquely personal perspective, Child of Giants is also about gifts and curses - the story of every child who must find his own path in life from under the shadow of formidable parents.

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Child of Giants: My Journey with Maynard Dixon and Dorothea Lange immediately pulls the viewer into the world of two great artists from the perspective of their first born child. The personal stories told primarily by Daniel Rhodes Dixon reflect lives filled with creativity, uncertainty, passion,...
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