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Educational television programs
|Document Type:||Visual material|
|All Authors / Contributors:||
Elie Wiesel; Richard D Heffner; Mickey Walters; Richard Heffner Associates.; Alvin T. Perlmutter, Inc.; Sisu Home Entertainment, Inc.; et al
|Notes:||Title from container.
Originally broadcast on public television in 1997.
Full screen (1.33:1) presentation; Dolby digital; NTSC.
Special features include: Disc 1: Preview of other Elie Wiesel programs ; Biographies of Elie Wiesel and Richard D. Heffner ; Disc 2: Promo; biography ; Disc 3: Biography.
|Performer(s):||Interviewee, Elie Wiesel ; moderator, Richard D. Heffner.|
|Description:||3 videodiscs (270 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.|
|Contents:||disc 1. Am I my brother's keeper? : personal choice and public goals --
The use and misuse of memory : confronting the past and securing the future --
Nationalism and world peace : maintaining identity and preserving peace. disc 2. Taking life : an act of mercy? : murder in cold blood vs. killing with compassion --
Genetic engineering : the ethics of scientific development --
Political correctness : personal freedom and public morals. disc 3. The intellectual in our lives : the effective use of knowledge --
Religion and politics : the roles and responsibilities of leaders --
Capital punishment : the morality of retribution --
The role of the state : direction or dictate, leadership vs. tyranny.
|Other Titles:||Conversations on the critical issues of our time
Dialogues (Television program)
|Responsibility:||a production of Richard Heffner Associates, Inc. and Alvin T. Perlmutter, Inc. ; [director, Mickey Walters ... et al. ; produced and moderated by Richard D. Heffner].|