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Title Disfarmer: A Portrait Of America / Director: Lavut, Martin
Published Australia : SBS ONE, 2010
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Description 1 online resource (streaming video file) (50 min.) ; 290628030 bytes
Summary In the small mountain town of Heber Springs, the Arkansas portrait photographer known as Mike Disfarmer captured the lives and emotions of the people of rural America during the two World Wars and the Great Depression. This documentary explores an American master, his influence on the modern Manhattan art world, and the legacy he left behind in his hometown of Heber Springs. (From Canada) (Masterpiece) (Arts) WS
Event Broadcast 2010-10-09 at 15:30:00
Notes Classification: PG
Subject Art -- Social aspects.
Artists -- Influence.
Portrait photographers.
Portrait photography -- Social aspects.
Form Streaming video
Author Barnett, Mickey, contributor
Bulger, Stephen, contributor
Gurevich, Hava, contributor
Harral, Rex, contributor
Hobgood, Ellen, contributor
Hurlin, Dan, contributor
Lacey, Charlotte, contributor
Lavut, Martin, director
Mattis, Michael, contributor
Miller, Peter, contributor
Neighbors, Loy, contributor
Olmstead, Thomas Dwight, contributor
Reynolds, Debbie, contributor
Scully, Julia, contributor
Sutnik, Maia-Mari, contributor
Tucker, Toba, contributor