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A family undertaking

Author: Five Spot Films.; Independent Television Service.
Publisher: [Harriman, NY] : Fanlight Productions, ©2003.
Edition/Format:   VHS video : VHS tape   Visual material : EnglishView all editions and formats
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"This new video documentary explores the complex psychological, cultural, legal and financial issues surrounding an important new trend: the home funeral movement. A family undertaking profiles several families who have made the decision to forego the typical mortuary funeral and instead care for their loved ones at home"--Container label.
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Genre/Form: Films for the hearing impaired
Material Type: Videorecording
Document Type: Visual material
All Authors / Contributors: Five Spot Films.; Independent Television Service.
ISBN: 9781572953741 1572953748
OCLC Number: 52803312
Language Note: Closed-captioned.
Credits: Director of photography, Scott Sinkler ; editor, Melissa Neidich.
Cast: Michael Rosenthal.
Description: 1 videocassette (56 min.) : sound, color with black and white sequences ; 1/2 in.
Details: VHS.
Other Titles: Home funerals in America
Responsibility: Five Spot Films, LLC, for the Independent Television Service.

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"This new video documentary explores the complex psychological, cultural, legal and financial issues surrounding an important new trend: the home funeral movement. A family undertaking profiles several families who have made the decision to forego the typical mortuary funeral and instead care for their loved ones at home"--Container label.

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A Family Undertaking: Home Funerals In America

(EMRO user published 2016-01-21 ) Very Good Permalink
A Family Undertaking: Home Funerals In America is more fascinating than you might think. And though it contains a caveat about the nature of the content, it is tasteful and informative. According to the narrators, home funerals are simple, inexpensive, and legal in most states, and are a return...
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