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|Genre/Form:||Documentary television programs
Nonfiction television programs
Video recordings for the hearing impaired
Video recordings for people with visual disabilities
DVDs (Digital video discs)
|Document Type:||Visual material|
|All Authors / Contributors:||
Lawrence R Hott; Diane Garey; Ken Chowder; Stockard Channing; Allen Moore; Michael Chin; Stephen McCarthy, (Cinematographer); John Baynard; Judy Hyman; Jeff Claus; Jack R Gannon; WETA-TV (Television station : Washington, D.C.); Florentine Films.; Hott Productions.; Gallaudet University.; PBS Home Video.; Public Broadcasting Service (U.S.); Corporation for Public Broadcasting.; Copyright Collection (Library of Congress)
|Language Note:||In English with optional English audio description for the visually impaired and optional English subtitles; closed-captioned.|
|Notes:||Inspired by the "History Through Deaf Eyes" exhibition [developed by Gallaudet University in 2001] created by Jack R. Gannon [curator].|
|Credits:||Senior advisor, Henry Lang ; contributing filmmakers, Wayne Betts, Jr., Kimby Caplan, Arthur Luhn, Adrean Mangiardi, Rene Visco, and Tracey Salaway ; project director for Gallaudet University, Jean Lindquist Bergey ; executive producers, Dalton Delan and Karen Kenton ; cinematography by Allen Moore, Michael Chin, Stephen McCarthy, John Baynard ; music by Judy Hyman and Jeff Claus.|
|Performer(s):||Narrated by Stockard Channing; dramatic readings, George Guidall, Claire Augusta Bergey.|
|Target Audience:||Not rated.|
|Description:||viewing copy. 1 videodisc (ca. 120 min.) : sd., col. with b&w sequences ; 4 3/4 in.|
|Details:||DVD; region 1; NTSC; widescreen presentation, enhanced for 16x9 televisions; stereo.|
|Contents:||Special features: Short films by Deaf filmmakers: Vital signs / a Mösdeux production ; created, shot, and cut by Wayne Betts, Jr. ; produced by Chad W. Taylor  (5 min.) --
Listen (an excerpt) / director, producer, editor, Kimby Caplan (2004) (3 min.) --
Destination : Eyeth / EyethFilms ; written and directed by Arthur Luhn (2000) (3 min.) --
Equilibrium / directed by Adrean Mangiardi (2005) (4 min.) --
That's my marshmallow / written, directed and edited by Tracey Salaway  (6 min.) --
Audism / Rene Visco  (5 min.) ; Through Deaf Eyes: Behind the scenes (2007, 14 min.) ; Interview with filmmaker Lawrence Hott (11 min.) ; Historic films: "Deaf mute girl reciting the 'Star spangled banner'" (1902, Gallaudet University Archives) --
"Preservation of the sign language" (1913, National Association For the Deaf film) --
"The Reverend Fletcher Dixie Home for the Deaf" (ca. 1935, Gallaudet University Archives) --
excerpt from "Beyond silence" (1962, Gallaudet University Archives) (21 min.).
|Responsibility:||a production of WETA Washington, D.C. and Florentine Films/Hott Productions, Inc. in association with Gallaudet University ; produced by Lawrence Hott and Diane Garey ; written by Ken Chowder.|
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