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Title My new family [videorecording] / Sign Media Inc.
Published Burtonsville, MD : Sign Media, c1993.
LOCATION CALL # STATUS
 Nat Ctr on Deafness (Ref)  HV2367 .W463 1993 vol. 1    IN LIBRARY
  
Description 1 videocassette (36 min.) : sd., col. ; 1/2 in.
Series When the mind hears ; 1
When the mind hears ; 1.
Note Based on Harlan Lane's book, "When the mind hears."
Subtitle on container: A history of the deaf.
"Series told from the vantage point of Laurent Clerc"--Cassette container.
Credits Director, Dennis Cokely.
Performer Studio host, Gilbert Eastman ; narrators, Patrick Graybill, Janet Weinstock, Freda Norman.
Summary In this film the story of the childhood and education of Laurent Clerc, a pioneer of deaf education, is described. When he was twelve, after being deprived of the opportunity to attend school, he went with his uncle on a week long journey to the National Institute for Deaf-Mutes in Paris. It was here that Laurent Clerc spent the next twenty years and met a young deaf man, Jean Massieu. "I knew that I would learn this new deaf language and that these people, this society of the deaf, would become my new family.
System Reqs VHS.
Language Signed with voices for the hearing.
Subject Clerc, Laurent, 1785-1869.
Deaf -- History.
Deaf -- Biography.
Deaf -- Education -- History.
Genre Educational films.
Video recordings for the hearing impaired.
Biographical films.
Related Names Lane, Harlan L. When the mind hears.
Cokely, Dennis.
Graybill, Patrick.
Weinstock, Janet.
Norman, Freda, 1945-
Eastman, Gilbert C.
Clerc, Laurent, 1785-1869.
Sign Media, Inc.
Cover Title History of the deaf.
OCLC number 29404321