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Return to the wild : the Chris McCandless story.

Condon, Jeanmarie, (screenwriter,, director.). Prum, Ann, (screenwriter,, director.). Wegst, Andrew, (director of photography.). Carthew, Corey, (narrator.). Bolivar, Paulo, (editor of moving image work.). Dachler, Niels, (editor of moving image work.). Dawson, Karl, (editor of moving image work.). De Leon, Joi S., (editor of moving image work.).
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  • Physical Description: 1 online resource (1 video file (approximately 60 min.)) : sound, color
  • Publisher: [United States] : PBS : 2015.

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Restrictions on Access Note:
Digital content provided by hoopla.
Creation/Production Credits Note:
Directed by Jeanmarie Condon.
Participant or Performer Note:
Narrated by Corey Carthew.
Summary, etc.:
Twenty years ago a young American hiker named Chris McCandless, the accomplished son of successful middle class parents, was found dead in an abandoned bus in the Alaskan wilderness and became the subject of the best-selling book and movie "Into the Wild." Now, PBS undertakes to retrace Chris McCandless' steps to try to piece together why he severed all ties with his past, burnt or gave away all his money, changed his name and headed into the Denali Wilderness. McCandless own letters, released for the first time, as well as new and surprising interviews probe the mystery that still lies at the heart of a story that has become part of the American literary canon and compels so many to this day.
Target Audience Note:
Not rated.
System Details Note:
Mode of access: World Wide Web.
Subject: Adventure and adventurers > United States > Biography.
Wayfaring life > Alaska.
Hitchhiking > Alaska.

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