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Children of Giant

Author: Infobase,; PBS (Firm)
Publisher: [Place of publication not identified] : PBS (Firm), New York, N.Y. : Distributed by Infobase, [2015] ©2015 2017.
Edition/Format:   eVideo : Clipart/images/graphics : EnglishView all editions and formats
Publication:Films on Demand.
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In 1955, production began on the movie Giant, starring Elizabeth Taylor, Rock Hudson and James Dean. Explore the dramatic story behind the making of the film and meet the surviving cast, crew, and locals who participated in the production, many of whose lives mirrored the film's controversial themes of racism and segregation, as they celebrate the film that remains as powerful and relevant today as when it was first  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Internet videos
Material Type: Clipart/images/graphics, Internet resource, Videorecording
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File, Visual material
All Authors / Contributors: Infobase,; PBS (Firm)
OCLC Number: 1021071981
Language Note: Closed-captioned.
Notes: Originally released by PBS (Firm), 2015.
Streaming video file encoded with permission for digital streaming by Infobase on March 15, 2017.
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Target Audience: 9 - 12, Academic/AP
Description: 1 online resource (1 video file (1 hr., 24 min., 46 sec.)) : sound, color
Contents: "Giant" in Marfa (5:43); Casting and Adapting "Giant" (9:01); Women in Westerns (7:15); Mexican-Americans in Texas (5:00); Set of "Giant" (4:58); Racism in Marfa and "Giant" (10:18); Vision for "Giant" (8:37); Discrimination in "Giant" (9:36); End of "Giant" Filming (5:33); Opening of "Giant" (6:20); Lasting Impact of "Giant" (11:04); Credits: Children of Giant (1:08);
Other Titles: Children of Giant
Responsibility: PBS (Firm).
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In 1955, production began on the movie Giant, starring Elizabeth Taylor, Rock Hudson and James Dean. Explore the dramatic story behind the making of the film and meet the surviving cast, crew, and locals who participated in the production, many of whose lives mirrored the film's controversial themes of racism and segregation, as they celebrate the film that remains as powerful and relevant today as when it was first released.

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