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  • Physical Description: 1 online resource (1 video file (approximately 99 min.)) : sound, color
  • Publisher: [United States] : Walt Disney Productions : 1981.

Content descriptions

Restrictions on Access Note:
Digital content provided by hoopla.
Creation/Production Credits Note:
Directed by Vincent Mceveety.
Participant or Performer Note:
Jenny Agutter, Barry Newman, Kathleen Nolan, Chris Robinson, Lou Fant, Margaret O'Brien, Nanette Fabray.
Summary, etc.:
Amy is a young mother who has recently lost her cherished deaf son. She leaves her domineering and insensitive husband to teach the deaf to speak in an era when sign language was considered the only feasible means of communication for them. In helping her students to overcome their handicaps, she herself learns to be independent and self-reliant.
Target Audience Note:
Rated G.
System Details Note:
Mode of access: World Wide Web.
Subject: Teachers of the deaf > Drama.
Deaf children > Drama.
Deaf children > Education > Drama.
Man-woman relationships > Drama.

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