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The Resource Becoming Helen Keller, a production of Straight Ahead Pictures, American Masters Pictures and ITVS ; the WNET Group ; director, Michael Pressman ; written by John Crowley, Mary McDonagh Murphy ; produced by Mary McDonagh Murphy

Becoming Helen Keller, a production of Straight Ahead Pictures, American Masters Pictures and ITVS ; the WNET Group ; director, Michael Pressman ; written by John Crowley, Mary McDonagh Murphy ; produced by Mary McDonagh Murphy

Label
Becoming Helen Keller
Title
Becoming Helen Keller
Statement of responsibility
a production of Straight Ahead Pictures, American Masters Pictures and ITVS ; the WNET Group ; director, Michael Pressman ; written by John Crowley, Mary McDonagh Murphy ; produced by Mary McDonagh Murphy
Contributor
Narrator
Production company
Publisher
Screenwriter
Television director
Television producer
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • eng
  • eng
Summary
Helen Keller, who was deaf and blind since early childhood, was a passionate advocate for change, using her celebrity and wit to champion rights for women, people with disabilities, and people living in poverty. Becoming Helen Keller examines the complex legacy of this author, advocate, lecturer, and human rights pioneer
Member of
Cataloging source
TEFMT
Characteristic
videorecording
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/collectionName
  • American masters (Television program)
  • Becoming Helen Keller
Credits note
Composer of original music, Christopher Rife
Dewey number
362.4/1092
Intended audience
TV Parental Guidelines rating: TV-PG (parental guidance suggested; this program contains material that parents may find unsuitable for younger children)
Language note
In English with American Sign Language (ASL) translation; English subtitles for the deaf and hard-of-hearing (SDH); closed-captioned in English; described video in English
LC call number
HV1624.K4
LC item number
A44 2022
PerformerNote
Narrators, Rebecca Alexander, Cherry Jones; ASL narrators, Warren "Wawa" Snipe, Alexandria Wailes
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1923-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Crowley, John S.
  • Pressman, Michael
  • Sacks, Julie
  • Murphy, Mary McDonagh
  • Block, Laurie
  • Alexander, Rebecca
  • Jones, Cherry
  • Snipe, Warren
  • Wailes, Alexandria
  • Straight Ahead Pictures, Inc
  • American Masters Pictures
  • Independent Television Service
  • WNET Group
  • Public Broadcasting Service (U.S.)
Runtime
84
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Keller, Helen
  • Deafblind women
  • Human rights workers
Target audience
general
Technique
live action
Label
Becoming Helen Keller, a production of Straight Ahead Pictures, American Masters Pictures and ITVS ; the WNET Group ; director, Michael Pressman ; written by John Crowley, Mary McDonagh Murphy ; produced by Mary McDonagh Murphy
Instantiates
Publication
Distribution
Copyright
Note
  • Documentary
  • Originally produced as an episode of the television program: American masters in 2021
  • Program content: ©2021
  • Wide screen
  • Running time indicated on container: approximately 90 minutes; actual running time: 84 minutes
  • "This program includes historical descriptions of people with disabilities that many now consider offensive. Viewer discretion is advised."
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
  • vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
  • tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
on1287024840
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Widescreen.
Extent
1 videodisc (84 min.)
Isbn
9781531709051
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
841887040808
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
AM61805
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)1287024840
System details
DVD; region 1, NTSC, widescreen presentation; stereo
Video recording format
DVD
Label
Becoming Helen Keller, a production of Straight Ahead Pictures, American Masters Pictures and ITVS ; the WNET Group ; director, Michael Pressman ; written by John Crowley, Mary McDonagh Murphy ; produced by Mary McDonagh Murphy
Publication
Distribution
Copyright
Note
  • Documentary
  • Originally produced as an episode of the television program: American masters in 2021
  • Program content: ©2021
  • Wide screen
  • Running time indicated on container: approximately 90 minutes; actual running time: 84 minutes
  • "This program includes historical descriptions of people with disabilities that many now consider offensive. Viewer discretion is advised."
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
  • vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
  • tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
on1287024840
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Widescreen.
Extent
1 videodisc (84 min.)
Isbn
9781531709051
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
841887040808
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
AM61805
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)1287024840
System details
DVD; region 1, NTSC, widescreen presentation; stereo
Video recording format
DVD

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