Re: Blue eyes, brown eyes

Kristine R. Brancolini (
Mon, 21 Oct 1996 16:51:47 -0500 (EST)

The original film is called "The Eye of the Storm," and I think it's
still distributed by Center for the Humanities, 800/431-1242. Then there was
a follow-up called "A Class Divided," that was a Frontline in 1986. It
reunited the third graders from 1970, now adults, and interviewed them about
the impact of the experiment. We just ordered a second copy from PBS Video for

Kristine Brancolini
Indiana University Libraries

On Mon, 21 Oct 1996, Robert Hooft wrote:

> Hi everyone!!
> Sometime ago, on the listserv, someone inquired about a video called "Brown
> eyes, blue eyes" I'm not sure what the exact title is.
> I know the content is about an experiment that was conducted (in the U.S.?)
> using children with different colored eyes and was about prejudism etc..I
> didn't think that I would ever need the info but.....
> Well, I have an instructor that would like to know where he can obtain a
> copy of this video.
> Does anyone have any idea what the exact title is and who distributes it?
> Thanks in advance,
> Robert Hooft
> Justice Institute of B.C.
> Library