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Author: Scott Hamilton KennedyOT Films.Pellington Films.Stress Box (Firm)Film Movement (Firm)All authors
Publisher: [New York] : Film Movement ; Prince Frederick, MD : Distributed by RB Pub., 2003.
Series: Film Movement series, August 2003.
Edition/Format:   DVD video : EnglishView all editions and formats
Summary:
"Against all odds, the students at Dominguez High School set out to put on the school's first theatrical production in more than 20 years. But what does Thornton Wilder's famous play about life in rural Grover's Corners have to do with Compton, California? [This film] follows the students on their discovery of the power of art and the human spirit"--Container.
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Genre/Form: Short films
Documentary films
Named Person: Thornton Wilder
Material Type: Internet resource, Videorecording
Document Type: Visual material, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Scott Hamilton Kennedy; OT Films.; Pellington Films.; Stress Box (Firm); Film Movement (Firm); RB Publishing (Firm)
ISBN: 1402564627 9781402564628
OCLC Number: 52952686
Language Note: English audio.
Notes: Originally produced as a documentary film in 2002.
Special features: optional audio commentary (by director Scott Hamilton Kennedy, drama teacher Catherine Borek, & stage manager Ebony Starr Norwood-Brown); biographies (Scott Hamilton Kennedy, Catherine Borek, teacher Karen D. Greene, Ebony Starr Norwood-Brown, student Jackie Oliver, student Chris Patterson, student Jose Valentin Perez, student Jose "Hoozay" Velasquez, student Gabriela "Gaby" Galindo, student Archy Posada, student Armia Robinson); additional footage; theatrical trailer.
Credits: Music by Kevin Haskins & Doug DeAngelis; sound design and mix by Danetracks; edited by Chris Figler & Scott Hamilton Kennedy; camera & sound, Scott Hamilton Kennedy.
Performer(s): Catherine Borek, Karen Green, teachers and directors of the play; Ebony Starr Norwood-Brown (herself/The Stage Manager); Archie Posada (Himself/George Gibbs); Armia Robinson (Herself/Emily Webb); Jackie Oliver (Herself/Mrs. Soames); Christopher Patterson (Himself/Mr. Webb); Jose Perez (Himself/Simon Stimson).
Target Audience: Not rated.
Description: 1 videodisc (77 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
Details: DVD.
Contents: Ghetto school --
1 month, 13 days --
Relevance --
Act I : daily life --
1 month --
Act II : love and marriage --
2 weeks --
Act III : death --
1 week --
3 days --
24 hours --
Opening night.
Series Title: Film Movement series, August 2003.
Other Titles: Our town
Responsibility: an OT Films production ; in association with Pellington Films ; a documentary by Scott Hamilton Kennedy ; Stress Box, Inc.

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"Against all odds, the students at Dominguez High School set out to put on the school's first theatrical production in more than 20 years. But what does Thornton Wilder's famous play about life in rural Grover's Corners have to do with Compton, California? [This film] follows the students on their discovery of the power of art and the human spirit"--Container.

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