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The Displaced person

Author: Glenn JordanMatthew N HermanHorton FooteKenneth Van SickleAaron StellAll authors
Publisher: United States : Monterey Home Video, United States : Monterey Media, [2007] [2007] ©1976 ©2007
Series: American short story collection.
Edition/Format:   DVD video : EnglishView all editions and formats
Portrays the difficulties of integration experienced by a Polish refugee who arrives with his family at a Georgia farm in the 1940's.

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Genre/Form: Made-for-TV movies
Television adaptations
Television movies
Material Type: Videorecording
Document Type: Visual material
All Authors / Contributors: Glenn Jordan; Matthew N Herman; Horton Foote; Kenneth Van Sickle; Aaron Stell; John Houseman; Irene Worth; Shirley Stoler; Lane Smith; Samuel L Jackson; Henry Fonda; Bill Conti; Flannery O'Connor; Monterey Home Video (Firm),; Monterey Media,
ISBN: 9781569944394 1569944393
OCLC Number: 156908631
Notes: Originally broadcast on PBS in 1977.
An adaptation of the short story of the same title by Flannery O'Connor.
A project of the National Endowment for the Humanities.
A production of Learning in Focus.
As seen on PBS.
Special features: Author bio; actor bio; printable study guide; about the American short story collection; audio interview: Robert Geller; Henry Fonda intro; trailer.
Credits: Director of photography, Ken Van Sickle ; editor, Aaron Stell ; music, Bill Conti.
Cast: John Houseman, Irene Worth, Shirley Stoler, Lane Smith, Samuel L. Jackson.
Performer(s): Hosted by Henry Fonda.
Target Audience: Suitable for General Audience.
Description: 1 videodisc (58 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
Details: DVD, region 1, full screen presentation; stereo.
Series Title: American short story collection.
Responsibility: directed by Glenn Jordon ; producer Matthew N. Herman ; teleplay Horton Foote.


Portrays the difficulties of integration experienced by a Polish refugee who arrives with his family at a Georgia farm in the 1940's.


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Wonderful, accurate rendition of one of the world's greatest short stories

by rkarnes (WorldCat user published 2011-06-11) Excellent Permalink

This film artfully and accurately captures Horton Foote's screenplay of the brilliantly-written, multi-layered story by that master short-story writer (whose short story collection was last year named "best-of-the best" of the 60 National Book Award winners): the great Flannery O'Connor. This story...
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