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The Resource Sister Helen, Cinemax Reel Life ; produced and directed by Rebecca Cammisa & Rob Fruchtman, (DVD)

Sister Helen, Cinemax Reel Life ; produced and directed by Rebecca Cammisa & Rob Fruchtman, (DVD)

Label
Sister Helen
Title
Sister Helen
Statement of responsibility
Cinemax Reel Life ; produced and directed by Rebecca Cammisa & Rob Fruchtman
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
In 1986, at the age of 56, Helen Travis became a Benedictine Sister after she lost her husband and both her sons to substance abuse. Two years later, in New York City, she opened a halfway house for recovering male addicts
Member of
Awards note
Sundance Film Festival, 2002: Director's Award - Documentary (Rob Fruchtman, Rebecca Cammisa).
Cataloging source
TEFMT
Characteristic
videorecording
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/collectionName
Cinemax Reel Life (Television program)
Credits note
Cinematography, Rebecca Cammisa, Rob Fruchtman, Peter Pearce ; editors, Jonathan Oppenheim, Juliet Weber ; original music composer, Simon Gentry
Dewey number
362.17/86
Intended audience
Not rated
LC call number
HV4999.4.N5
LC item number
S57 2004
PerformerNote
Interviews with: Helen Travis, Lee Lessner, Carlos Antonetti, Major Armstrong, Orlando Barrera, Richie Cruz, Gerry Cusack, Carilito Fuentes, Fernando Gonzales, Robert Harvie, Richie Hubschmitt, Gus Johns, Ashley LeStyne, Larry Lingard, Artie Martinez, Raymond McCleary, Manny Mercado, Tony Olivo, Ashish Patel, John Schramm, Steve Sorge, Jeffrey Taylor, Mel Wallman
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1966-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Cammisa, Rebecca
  • Fruchtman, Rob
  • Travis, Helen
  • Lessner, Lee
  • Antonetti, Carlos
  • Armstrong
  • Barrera, Orlando
  • Pearce, Peter
  • Gentry, Simon
  • Docurama (Firm)
  • New Video Group
Runtime
88
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Travis, Helen
  • Halfway houses
  • Benedictine nuns
  • Recovering addicts
  • DVD videodisc
Target audience
general
Technique
live action
Label
Sister Helen, Cinemax Reel Life ; produced and directed by Rebecca Cammisa & Rob Fruchtman, (DVD)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Originally broadcast on television in 2001
  • Special features: filmmaker commentary by Rob Fruchtman & Rebecca Cammisa; additional scenes; additional interviews; Sundance Awards live; resources; filmmaker biographies
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
stereophonic
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (88 min.)
Isbn
9780767066600
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
767685964736
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
NVG-9647
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • ocm56795865
  • (OCoLC)56795865
  • 651655
System details
DVD, region 1, full screen (1.33:1) presentation; Dolby Digital stereo
Video recording format
DVD
Label
Sister Helen, Cinemax Reel Life ; produced and directed by Rebecca Cammisa & Rob Fruchtman, (DVD)
Publication
Note
  • Originally broadcast on television in 2001
  • Special features: filmmaker commentary by Rob Fruchtman & Rebecca Cammisa; additional scenes; additional interviews; Sundance Awards live; resources; filmmaker biographies
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
stereophonic
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (88 min.)
Isbn
9780767066600
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
767685964736
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
NVG-9647
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • ocm56795865
  • (OCoLC)56795865
  • 651655
System details
DVD, region 1, full screen (1.33:1) presentation; Dolby Digital stereo
Video recording format
DVD

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