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Title Be good, smile pretty [videorecording] / ITVS presents a co-production of Orphans of War Foundation and Kansas City Public Television, a film by Tracy Droz Tragos ; producers, Randy Mason and Michael Murphy ; written, produced and directed by Tracy Droz Tragos.

Publication Info. [United States] : Docurama : Distributed by New Video Group, [2004]
2003

Copies

Location Pub Note Copy No. Status
 New Lenox PL DVD - NLBB-1  DVD 959.7043 BEG    AVAILABLE
 North Suburban PLD Loves Park Adult DVD - NSLY-11  DOC DVD 305.9069 BE    AVAILABLE
 North Suburban PLD Roscoe Adult DVD - NSRY-11  DOC DVD 305.9069 BE    AVAILABLE
 Plano CLD Audio Visual - PDBB-4  DVD DOCUMENTARY BE    AVAILABLE
 Reddick Lib DVD - RLBB-3  DVD 959.7043 BEG    DUE 06-26-20
 Rock Island Main Lib DVD - RIPG-6  DVD 305.9069 BE    AVAILABLE
Description 1 videodisc (56 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
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Note Originally released as a television documentary program in 2003.
Special features: extended interviews; photo gallery; resource guide; filmmaker statement; crew biographies.
Credits Director of photography, Dan Schmeltzer ... [et al.] ; editor, Jenna McFeely ; music, Christina Lee Agamanolis, Mariana Bernoski, Willow Forbes Williamson.
Cast Interviews with members of the Droz family.
Summary Chronicles the heart-wrenching journey to understand and cope with the loss shared by the estimated 20,000 American children whose fathers were killed in Vietnam. Weaving emotionally compelling interviews with home movies, stock footage, and family photos. Along her journey, Tragos uncovers a 30-year-old mystery, as she comes to know her father as a man. Untangled from the memory of a war that wounded a nation. Some discoveries are almost too difficult to bear, it is ultimately the truth that allows her, and her entire family, to understand and move forward.
Audience MPAA rating: Not rated.
System Details DVD, widescreen presentation; Dolby Digital stereo.
Subject United States. Navy.
War casualties.
Vietnam War, 1961-1975.
Fathers -- Death.
Families of military personnel.
Vietnam War, 1961-1975 -- Protest movements.
Genre/Form Feature films.
Documentary films.
Documentary television programs.
Added Author Mason, Randy.
Murphy, Michael.
Tragos, Tracy Droz.
Schmeltzer, Dan.
McFeely, Jenna.
Agamanolis, Christina Lee.
Bernoski, Mariana.
Williamson, Willow Forbes.
Independent Television Service.
Orphans of War Foundation (Firm)
KCPT (Television station : Kansas City, Mo.)
Docurama (Firm)
New Video Group.
ISBN 076706061X
Standard No. 767685957639
Music No. NVG-9576 Docurama

 
    
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