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Title American culture, the deaf perspective [videorecording] / produced by San Francisco Public Library with the assistance of DEAF Media, Inc. ; directed by Roger Mocenigo ; written by Don Bangs, Roger Mocenigo, Susan Rutherford, Lynette Taylor.
Published [San Francisco, Calif. : Library], c1984.
LOCATION CALL # STATUS
 Nat Ctr on Deafness (Ref)  HV2377 .A43 1984  v. 1    IN LIBRARY
 Nat Ctr on Deafness (Ref)  HV2377 .A43 1984  v. 2    IN LIBRARY
 Nat Ctr on Deafness (Ref)  HV2377 .A43 1984  v. 3    IN LIBRARY
 Nat Ctr on Deafness (Ref)  HV2377 .A43 1984  v. 3    IN LIBRARY
 Nat Ctr on Deafness (Ref)  HV2377 .A43 1984  v. 4    IN LIBRARY
 Nat Ctr on Deafness (Ref)  HV2377 .A43 1984  v. 4    IN LIBRARY
  
Description 4 videocassettes (114 min.) : sd., col. ; 1/2 in.
Credits Director, Roger Mocenigo ; project producer, Susan D. Rutherford ; writers, Don Bangs ... [et al.] ; executive producer, Roberto Esteves ; translations, Lynnette Taylor ... [et al.].
Contents v. 1. Deaf heritage (28:30) -- v. 2. Deaf folklore (28:30) -- v. 3. Deaf literature (28:30) -- v. 4. Deaf minorities (28:30).
System Reqs VHS.
Performer Host, Freda Norman ; voice, Lynnette Taylor.
Summary Examines the culture and heritage of deaf Americans as described and experienced by members of the deaf community. Program 1 examines the role and history of the deaf in our society. Program 2 examines the culture and folklore of deaf Americans. Program 3 samples the poetry, drama and visual literature of deaf people. Program 4 explores the deaf individuals search for cultural identity. Among those sharing personal experiences are a Cuban emigre, a deaf-blind man, a Native American, a Black woman, a gay man, a lesbian and an older American.
Language Signed and closed captioned for the hearing impaired, with voice-overs for the hearing.
Subject Deaf.
Deaf -- United States -- Social conditions.
Minorities -- United States.
Deaf, Writings of the.
Deaf, Theater for the.
Genre Short films.
Documentary films.
Nonfiction films.
Video recordings for the hearing impaired.
Related Names Mocenigo, Roger.
Bangs, Don.
Rutheford, Susan Dell.
Taylor, Lynette.
Norman, Freda, 1945-
San Francisco Public Library.
D.E.A.F. Media, Inc.
Related Titles Deaf heritage.
Deaf folklore.
Deaf literature.
Deaf minorities.
OCLC number 670445031