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Title The family album [videorecording] / produced and directed by Alan Berliner

Publ Info New York, N.Y. : Lorber HT Digital, 2009
LOCATION CALL # STATUS NOTE
 RWU Main Audio-Visual  AV DEPT PN1995.9.E96 B37 F35 2009    AVAILABLE
Descript 1 videodisc (60 min.) : sound, black & white ; 4 3/4 in
two-dimensional moving image rdacontent
video rdamedia
videodisc rdacarrier
Series Alan Berliner collection
Alan Berliner collection
Note Originally produced in 1986
Bonus features: POV interview with Alan Berliner; French, Spanish, and English subtitles; "City edition", a short film by Alan Berliner; "The Art of process"; a DVD-ROM catalogue
DVD
Utilizing a vast collection of home movies found at flea markets and yard sales, as well as oral histories and family recordings from the 1920s to the 1950s, the filmmaker weaves together a remarkable and emotionally electrifying portrait of the changing face of the American family. These authentic artifacts of American history and culture are edited together to illustrate the entire cycle of life from birth to death, from childhood to adulthood, to provide a moving experience of the universal drama of family life during the first half of the twentieth century
Subtitles in English, French, and Spanish
LC subject Experimental films
Amateur films -- United States -- History
Families -- History -- 20th century
United States -- Social life and customs -- 1918-1945
United States -- Social life and customs -- 1945-1970
United States -- Civilization -- 20th century
Documentary films. lcgft
Films for the hearing impaired. lcgft
Add Author Berliner, Alan, director
Lorber HT Digital
ISBN 0982426879
9780982426876
ISBN/ISSN 705105267418
705105268118
Music # LF-DVD-57