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Author: Frederick Wiseman; Zipporah Films,
Publisher: [United States] : [Zipporah], [1986] ©1986
Series: Deaf and blind series.
Edition/Format:   eVideo : Clipart/images/graphics : EnglishView all editions and formats
Summary:
Documentary showing the educational programs and daily life of students in kindergarten through the 12th grade at the Alabama School for the Blind. The school is organized around the effort to educate blind and visually impaired students to be in charge of their own lives. Sequences in the film include mobility training, braille instruction and orientation as well as traditional classroom subjects such as English,  Read more...
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Genre/Form: North American Studies
Documentary films
Nonfiction films
Feature films
Internet videos
Material Type: Clipart/images/graphics, Internet resource, Videorecording
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File, Visual material
All Authors / Contributors: Frederick Wiseman; Zipporah Films,
OCLC Number: 1035095095
Credits: Photography, John Davey.
Event notes: Originally produced as a motion picture in 1986.
Description: 1 online resource (1 video file (2 hr., 11 min., 58 sec.)) : sound, color.
Series Title: Deaf and blind series.
Other Titles: Blind (Motion picture)
Students at the Alabama School for the Blind
Responsibility: director, producer, editor, Frederick Wiseman ; a Zipporah Films release.
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Documentary showing the educational programs and daily life of students in kindergarten through the 12th grade at the Alabama School for the Blind. The school is organized around the effort to educate blind and visually impaired students to be in charge of their own lives. Sequences in the film include mobility training, braille instruction and orientation as well as traditional classroom subjects such as English, history, science and music. Other sequences show psychological counseling sessions; vocational training; staff dealing with student disciplinary problems; and the wide variety of recreational and athletic programs.

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