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Title Woodrow Wilson [videodisc] / a KCET Hollywood Production in association with Red Hill Productions for American Experience ; WGBH Educational Foundation
Imprint Alexandria, Va. : Distributed by PBS Home Video, c2004
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 Adult Biography DVD  DVD BIO WILSON     AVAILABLE
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Call # DVD BIO WILSON
Phys. Description 2 videodiscs (approx. 260 min.) : sd., col. with b&w sequences ; 4 3/4 in
System Det DVD format
Note Originally broadcast on the television series American Experience
Closed-captioned
Credits Directed by Carl Byker & Mitch Wilson ; written by Carl Byker & David Mrazek ; music by David Vanacore & Victor Vanacore
Performer Narrated by Linda Hunt
Summary Using photos, letters, newsreels, archival footage and beautifully filmed reenactments, this program tells the story of a professor who became one of America's greatest presidents. It's the tale of an emotionally complex man who craved affection and demanded unquestioned loyalty. And it's a fascinating portrait of a towering intellectual, one who appeared to espouse unwavering moral principles but who nonetheless shredded civil liberties during wartime and withheld support of civil rights and women's suffrage.
Contents pt. 1. A passionate man. (ca. 80 min.) -- pt. 2. The redemption of the world. (ca. 84 min.)
Note Special features: Mini documentaries on race relations, women's suffrage, labor rights, and more; profiles of key figures in Wilson's life; interviews with the filmmakers and scholars; plus Jacob Riis photo gallery; World War I poster art gallery; a scholars' forum on Wilson's legacy
Subject Wilson, Woodrow, 1856-1924
Presidents -- United States -- Biography
Genre Video recordings for the hearing impaired
Alt Author Byker, Carl
Wilson, Mitch
Mrazek, David, 1963-
Vanacore, David
Vanacore, Victor
Hunt, Linda, 1945-
WGBH Educational Foundation
PBS Home Video
KCET (Television station : Los Angeles, Calif.)
Red Hill Productions
Alt Title American experience (Television program)
ISBN 0793697549
Isbn/Issn 841887002554
Music # AMER6402