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Author: Brian BenliferSharron MillerJan HartmanChristopher ColletLenka PetersonAll authors
Publisher: Thousand Oaks, CA : Monterey Video : Distributed by Monterey Media, Inc., ©2007.
Series: American short story collection.
Edition/Format:   DVD video : EnglishView all editions and formats
Summary:
A family returns to life on a farm and finds some answers to the paradox of living. The son, a young man, is having a crisis of faith when he begins to question the meaning of death. In searching through the questions of life and death, he discovers the wonder of living in the soaring beauty of one of nature's simplest creations.
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Genre/Form: Short films
Drama
Film adaptations
DVD-Video discs
Named Person: John Updike; John Updike
Material Type: Videorecording
Document Type: Visual material
All Authors / Contributors: Brian Benlifer; Sharron Miller; Jan Hartman; Christopher Collet; Lenka Peterson; Caroline McWilliams; Jeffrey DeMunn; Boyd Gaines; John Updike; National Endowment for the Humanities.; Learning in Focus, inc.; Monterey Video (Firm); Monterey Media Inc.
ISBN: 1569944407 9781569944400
OCLC Number: 166229712
Notes: Based on the short story by John Updike.
Broadcast as part of the PBS television series The American short story in 1988.
Special features: Author bio [text feature]; Actor bio [text feature]; Printable study guide [requires a DVD-ROM drive]; About the ASSC [text feature]; Transcript interview [with Robert Geller]; Watch for these DVD's [text feature]; Trailer[s] (5 min.).
Credits: Director of Photography, Hiro Narita ; editor, Rachel Igel ; music composed by David Amram.
Cast: Christopher Collet (David), Lenka Peterson (Granmom), Caroline McWilliams (Elsie), Jeffrey DeMunn (George), Boyd Gaines (Reverend Dobson).
Description: 1 videodisc (45 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
Details: DVD, Region 1.
Contents: Question --
Nature's way --
Bible and a gun --
Soul searching --
Confronting the parents --
Facing your demons --
Maybe.
Series Title: American short story collection.
Other Titles: John Updike's Pigeon feathers
Responsibility: Monterey Video ; a project of the National Endowment for the Humanities ; a production of Learning in Focus ; teleplay by Jan Hartman ; produced by Brian Benlifer ; directed by Sharron Miller.

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A family returns to life on a farm and finds some answers to the paradox of living. The son, a young man, is having a crisis of faith when he begins to question the meaning of death. In searching through the questions of life and death, he discovers the wonder of living in the soaring beauty of one of nature's simplest creations.

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