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The angry eye [videorecording] : with Jane Elliott / a production of Elliott & Elliott Eyes, Inc. in association with Pennsylvania Production Associates, Inc. ; producers, Susan A Golenbock, William Talmadge
[Palisades, NY] : Admire Productions ; [United States] : Elliott & Elliott Eyes, c2004
Location Call Number Status
 Videos/2nd Flr  BF575.P9 A54 2004    AVAILABLE
Subject(s) Segregation
Racism
Racism -- United States
Moral education
Prejudices
Physical Description 1 videodisc (34 min.) : sd., col. with b&w sequences ; 4 3/4 in
Credits Director of photography, Denis O'Keefe ; editor, Deane Araco
Performer/Participant Host/presenter, Jane Elliott
Summary Hailed as 'a fascinating revisit' to the 1968 'Blue Eyed/Brown-Eyed' exercise in discrimination, this film documents the effects of racial prejudice. Taking pigmentation -- in this case, eye color -- as an arbitrary dividing line, Jane Elliott builds a microcosm of contemporary American society, compelling her more privileged blue-eyed participants to live in another world for the longest two-and-a-half hours of their lives. The film interweaves footage of the young adults in the exercise with post-session interviews that show the participants struggling to come to terms with their recent experiences. Through the intense and often painful emotions that the exercise provokes shines a hope that, someday, we will overcome the capricious lines that divide us -- if only we can learn to accept and appreciate our differences. --container
Note - System Details System requirements for Trainer's guide: PC or Mac with Adobe Acrobat Reader, DVD-ROM drive
Note Library's copy has a 2008 packaging copyright on container
Alternate Author Elliott, Jane, 1933-
Elliott & Elliott Eyes, Inc

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