To climb a mountain

United States, 1975

Film
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Shows how blindness is a handicap that can be overcome. Presents a story about a young man and woman and a group of their friends who successfully climb a mountain. Explores their feelings about their accomplishments as blind people and examines the attitudes of society about blindness.

Credits

production company

BFA Educational Media

producer

Dennis Passaggio

Duration

00:15:25:00

Production places
United States
Production dates
1975

Collection metadata

ACMI Identifier

010995

Language

English

Subject categories

Documentary

Documentary → Documentary films - United States

Food, Health, Lifestyle, Medicine, Psychology & Safety → Blind orientation and mobility

Food, Health, Lifestyle, Medicine, Psychology & Safety → Blindness

Food, Health, Lifestyle, Medicine, Psychology & Safety → Handicapped

Food, Health, Lifestyle, Medicine, Psychology & Safety → Physically handicapped - Recreation

Food, Health, Lifestyle, Medicine, Psychology & Safety → Sports for the physically handicapped

Hobbies, Recreation & Sport → Mountaineering

Hobbies, Recreation & Sport → Physically handicapped - Recreation

Hobbies, Recreation & Sport → Sports for the physically handicapped

Short films

Short films → Short films - United States

Sound/audio

Sound

Colour

Colour

Holdings

16mm film; Access Print (Section 1)

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