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The Grand Generation / American Focus, Inc.

Other author/creatorInfobase, film distributor.
Other author/creatorAmerican Focus, Inc. (Firm)
Format Video (Streaming) and Electronic
Publication Info [Place of publication not identified] : American Focus, Inc., [1993]
Distribution Info New York, N.Y. : Distributed by Infobase, 2019.
Copyright Notice ©1993
Description1 online resource (1 video file (27 min., 30 sec)) : sound, color.
Supplemental Content Part of the Films on Demand collection
Subject(s)
Contents Introduction: The Grand Generation (2:58); "Experience is What the Old Have to Teach Us" (2:00); "God Give Me Work ..." (1:35); "Old Age is Not For Sissies" (3:20); "Older People Are Empowered By Their History" (6:34); "Memory Shows Us the Person ..." (1:39); "In Order to Possess One's Past ..." (1:48); "A Sense of Continuity ..." (2:18); "Doctor, Doctor, Will I Die?" (4:10); Credits: The Grand Generation (0:55);
Abstract A documentary celebrating the cultural importance of older Americans including a Mississippi Delta quilt maker, a New York Jewish baker, a traditional Hispanic singer from New Mexico, a 101-year-old labor activist, a singing coalminer from Kentucky, and a waterman from the Eastern Shore of Maryland.
General noteOriginally released by American Focus, Inc., 1993.
General noteStreaming video file encoded with permission for digital streaming by Infobase on May 14, 2019.
Access restrictionAccess requires authentication through Films on Demand.
Technical detailsStreaming video file.
Technical detailsSystem requirements: FOD playback platform.
LanguageClosed-captioned.
Source of descriptionTitle from distributor's description
Genre/formInternet videos.
Publisher number187080 Infobase

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