Research Catalog

Valley town

Title
Valley town [motion picture] / Educational Film Institute of New York University and Documentary Film Productions, Inc.
Publication
New York : Museum of Modern Art, 1940.

Items in the Library & Off-site

Filter by

1 Item

StatusFormatAccessCall NumberItem Location
Moving imageBy appointment only M16 3257 VOffsite

Details

Additional Authors
Van Dyke, Willard.
Description
1 film reel (35 min.) : sd. b&w.; 16 mm.
Summary
A social documentary on urban poverty during the Great Depression. It is a study of the effects of unemployment on a steelworker's family. Van Dyke's use of non-actors prefigures a similar device used in Italian Neo-Realist films following World War II.
Subjects
Credits (note)
  • Director, Willard Van Dyke; photography, Roger Barlow, Bob Churchill; music, Marc Blitzstein.
Title
Valley town [motion picture] / Educational Film Institute of New York University and Documentary Film Productions, Inc.
Imprint
New York : Museum of Modern Art, 1940.
Credits
Director, Willard Van Dyke; photography, Roger Barlow, Bob Churchill; music, Marc Blitzstein.
Connect to:
Request Access to Reserve Film and Video Collection Special Collections material
Added Author
Van Dyke, Willard.
Branch Call Number
M16 3257 V
View in Legacy Catalog