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Frontier House

Author: Nicolas Roether BrownMaro ChermayeffKathryn WalkerWill EdwardsAndrew FordAll authors
Publisher: Alexandria, Va. : PBS Video, ©2002.
Edition/Format:   DVD video : English : Letterbox edView all editions and formats
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Three modern families were chosen to learn to survive as if the year is 1883. Using the tools and technology of that time they must make difficult choices and cope with the consequences in the Montana wilderness.
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Genre/Form: Video recordings for the hearing impaired
Historical reenactments
History
Material Type: Videorecording
Document Type: Visual material
All Authors / Contributors: Nicolas Roether Brown; Maro Chermayeff; Kathryn Walker; Will Edwards; Andrew Ford; Kelly Korzan; Simon Shaw; WNET (Television station : New York, N.Y.); Wall to Wall Television.; Channel Four (Great Britain); PBS Video.
ISBN: 0780639022 9780780639027
OCLC Number: 50121489
Language Note: Closed-captioned.
Notes: Bonus features: Behind the scenes, Making of Frontier House.
"Standard version presented in a letterbox format preserving ... original television exhibition."
Credits: Cinematography by Will Edwards ; edited by Andrew Ford and Kelly Korzan ; series produced by Simon Shaw.
Cast: Narrator, Kathryn Walker.
Target Audience: Not rated.
Description: 2 videodiscs (ca. 6 hr.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.
Details: DVD.
Contents: Disc one. Episode 1. The American dream --
Episode 2. Promised land --
Episode 3. Till death do us part --
Bonus features --
Disc two. Episode 4. Survival --
Episode 5. A family affair --
Episode 6. The reckoning --
Bonus features.
Responsibility: a co-production of Thirteen/WNET New York and Wall to Wall in association with Channel 4 Television Corporation and Channel 4 International ; directed and produced by Nicolas Roether Brown and Maro Chermayeff.

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Three modern families were chosen to learn to survive as if the year is 1883. Using the tools and technology of that time they must make difficult choices and cope with the consequences in the Montana wilderness.

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