Re: "Eye of the Storm"

Susan Albrecht (albrechs@wabash.edu)
Fri, 13 Mar 1998 12:19:11 -0500 (EST)

This does all still beg the question, is EYE OF THE STORM (the original) what you
need, Daniel? Or would A CLASS DIVIDED do? If you need the original, does anyone
know whether it is still being distributed by anyone?
Susan

> Actually, this needs further clarification. The "Eye of the Storm"
> is repeated on "A Class Divided" and then there are updated segments.
> There are also more recent updates of this experiment which aired on
> Oprah and are for sale through Harpo Productions in Chicago.
>
> Date: Fri, 13 Mar 1998 08:24:39 -0800
> Reply-to: videolib@library.berkeley.edu
> From: Jim Glenn <JGlenn@ucrac1.ucr.edu>
> To: Multiple recipients of list <videolib@library.berkeley.edu>
> Subject: "Eye of the Storm"
>
> Susan,
>
> Eye of the Storm and A Class Divided are two different films. Eye of the
> Storm deals with children in a classroom divided into groups of brown eyes
> and blue eyes in order to learn a lesson about prejudice. A Class Divided is
> a different film made many years later about the same kids grown up, looking
> at their adult views on prejudice. Just thought that needed some clarification.
>
> Best,
> Jim Glenn
> Manager, Media Library
> University of California, Riverside
> JGlenn@pop.ucr.edu
>
> At 08:03 AM 3/13/98 -0800, you wrote:
> >Hi, Daniel. This is a WONDERFUL video, and I knew when I saw your question
> that I
> >had just seen it listed in a catalog recently. The problem in locating it
> is that
> >over the years it has gone by two different names, Eye of the Storm and A
> Class
> >Divided. (I think it was originally Eye of the Storm, and then an update
> was done
> >when Jane Elliott's students had a reunion, which Frontline called A Class
> Divided.)
> >
> >It's in the most recent PBS Video catalog under A Class Divided. Item no. is
> >FRON-309K-S8SH, and the price is $200. Their number is 800-344-3337.
> >
> >Hope this helps!
> >
> >Susan
> >
> >> Date: Thu, 12 Mar 1998 14:44:29 -0800
> >> From: Daniel Bickley <dbickley@uclink.berkeley.edu>
> >> Subject: "Eye of the Storm" source
> >> To: Multiple recipients of list <videolib@library.berkeley.edu>
> >> Reply-to: videolib@library.berkeley.edu
> >
> >> I'm looking for a video purchase source for the classic documentary, "Eye
> >> of the Storm." Does anyone know who distributes this now?
> >>
> >> Thanks in advance for any help.
> >>
> >> Best regards,
> >>
> >> Daniel Bickley
> >>
> >>
> >>
> >> Daniel Bickley
> >> University of California Extension
> >> Center for Media and Independent Learning
> >> 2000 Center Street, Fourth Floor
> >> Berkeley, CA 94704
> >> 510-642-1340; fax 510-643-9271
> >> dbickley@uclink.berkeley.edu
> >> http://www-cmil.unex.berkeley.edu/media/
> >>
> >>
> >>
> >Susan Albrecht
> >Library Acquisitions/Media Center Asst.
> >Wabash College Lilly Library
> >Crawfordsville, IN
> >albrechs@wabash.edu
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> >***"Changes aren't permanent, but change is."--Geddy Lee***
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>
>
Susan Albrecht
Library Acquisitions/Media Center Asst.
Wabash College Lilly Library
Crawfordsville, IN
albrechs@wabash.edu
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