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A dangerous idea : eugenics, genetics and the American dream / Paragon Media in association with Denkmal Film ; director and producer, Stephanie Welch ; written by Stephanie Welch, Andrew Kimbrell ; producer, N. Jed Riffe.

Publication:
Oley, PA : Bullfrog Films, [2018] , ©2018
Format/Description:
Video
1 videodisc (106 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
4 3/4 in.
Subjects:
Eugenics -- United States -- History.
Eugenics -- Government policy -- United States.
Pseudoscience -- United States -- History.
Social movements -- United States -- History.
Minorities -- Crimes against -- United States -- History.
Genetics -- United States -- History.
Eugenics.
Eugenics -- Government policy.
Genetics.
Minorities -- Crimes against.
Pseudoscience.
Social movements.
United States.
Form/Genre:
Feature films.
Documentary films.
Nonfiction films
Video recordings for the hearing impaired.
Documentary films.
Feature films.
History.
Nonfiction films.
Video recordings for the hearing impaired.
Language:
Open-captioned for the deaf and hard of hearing (SDH).
System Details:
DVD, NTSC, all region; widescreen (16:9 aspect ratio) presentation.
digital
optical
widescreen (1.78:1)
NTSC
video file
DVD video all regions
Summary:
Film explores the history of eugenics in 20th century America and how it has been used against women and minorities.
Participant:
Narrator, Neil Harvey. Featured experts: Garland Allen, Ignacio Chapela, Barry Commoner, Troy Duster, Fidelma Fitzpatrick, Agustin Fuentes, Ruth Hubbard, Oliver James, Van Jones, Jay Joseph, Evelyn Fox Keller, Andrew Kimbrell, James Lefanu, Joseph J. Levin, Richard Lewontin, Robert Pollack, Robert Reich, William H. Tucker.
Credits:
Editors, Maureen Gosling, Sara Maamouri, Stephanie Welch; music, Jonathan Zalben.
Notes:
Videodisc release of a motion picture produced in 2018.
Title from title frames
Videodisc release of the motion picture produced in 2018.
Contributor:
Welch, Stephanie, screenwriter, film director, film producer.
Riffe, Jed, film producer.
Kimbrell, Andrew, screenwriter, on-screen participant.
Allen, Garland E., on-screen participant.
Chapela, Ignacio H., on-screen participant.
Commoner, Barry, 1917-2012, on-screen participant.
Duster, Troy, on-screen participant.
Fitzpatrick, Fidelma L., on-screen participant.
Fuentes, Agustin, on-screen participant.
Hubbard, Ruth, 1924-2016, on-screen participant.
James, Oliver, 1953- on-screen participant.
Jones, Van, 1968- on-screen participant.
Joseph, Jay, on-screen participant.
Keller, Evelyn Fox, 1936- on-screen participant.
LeFanu, James, on-screen participant.
Levin, Joseph J., on-screen participant.
Lewontin, Richard C., 1929- on-screen participant.
Pollack, Robert, 1940- on-screen participant.
Reich, Robert B., on-screen participant.
Tucker, William H., 1940- on-screen participant.
Paragon Media (Berkeley, Calif.), production company
Denkmal Filmproduction, production company.
Bullfrog Films, production company, publisher.
ISBN:
1941545971
9781941545973
OCLC:
1017988547
Publisher Number:
194154597131
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