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The Resource Devil's playground, Wellspring Media ; Stick Figure Productions ; Winstar Productions ; Cinemax ; directed by Lucy Walker ; producer, Steven Cantor, (videorecording)

Devil's playground, Wellspring Media ; Stick Figure Productions ; Winstar Productions ; Cinemax ; directed by Lucy Walker ; producer, Steven Cantor, (videorecording)

Label
Devil's playground
Title
Devil's playground
Statement of responsibility
Wellspring Media ; Stick Figure Productions ; Winstar Productions ; Cinemax ; directed by Lucy Walker ; producer, Steven Cantor
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
  • Looks at the Pennsylvania Dutch tradition of rumspringa which is a period in a teenager's life during which they are set free to explore the world outside the Amish life. This is so that they can make an informed decision before they make a commitment to join the church at adulthood. Follows four teenagers in their time of discovery
  • Looks at the Pennsylvania Dutch tradition of Rumspringa (literally, 'Running around'), which is a period in a teenager's life, usually between the ages of 16 and 21 years old. During this time, they are set free to explore the world outside the Amish life. Eventually, they can make an informed decision before they make a commitment to join the church, or to leave it. The film follows four teenagers in their time of discovery
Awards note
Best Documentary Grand Prize, AFI DV Festival ; Special Jury Prize, Karlovy Vary International Film Festival ; Audience Award, Sarasota International Film Festival.
Cataloging source
SDE
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Directors of photography, Daniel Kern, Lucy Walker ; editor, Pax Wassermann
Dewey number
289.7092
Intended audience
Not rated
LC call number
E184.M45
LC item number
D483 2002
PerformerNote
Featuring Velda Bontrager, Joann Hochstetler, Faron Yoder, Matt Eash, and other members of the Old Order Amish communities of Elkhart and LaGrange counties, Indiana and Lancaster County, Pennsylvania, and Sarasota, Florida
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Cantor, Steven
  • Walker, Lucy
  • Kern, Daniel
  • Wassermann, Pax
  • Stick Figure Productions
  • Cinemax Reel Life (Firm)
  • Winstar Productions
  • Wellspring Media
Runtime
77
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Rumspringa
  • Amish
  • Amish youth
  • Amish
  • Amish
  • Amish
  • Teenagers
  • Teenagers
  • Teenagers
Target audience
adult
Technique
live action
Label
Devil's playground, Wellspring Media ; Stick Figure Productions ; Winstar Productions ; Cinemax ; directed by Lucy Walker ; producer, Steven Cantor, (videorecording)
Link
http://www.mrqe.com/movies/m100064970
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • This disc may not play on all machines or players
  • Originally produced as a feature film in 2001
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
mixed
Contents
Prologue -- Growing up Amish -- Rumspringa -- Amish belief -- Faron -- Gerald -- Turning 16 -- Crank -- An Amish house -- Going to college -- Florida -- The decision -- A new start -- Baptism -- God's plan
Control code
ocm51571766
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (77 min.)
Isbn
9780794202880
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
720917534923
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
FLV5349
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 661195
  • (OCoLC)51571766
System details
DVD-R ; Dolby digital 5.1 surround or digital stereo ; access to weblinks requires computer with DVD-ROM drive, and internet connection
Video recording format
DVD
Label
Devil's playground, Wellspring Media ; Stick Figure Productions ; Winstar Productions ; Cinemax ; directed by Lucy Walker ; producer, Steven Cantor, (videorecording)
Link
http://www.mrqe.com/movies/m100064970
Publication
Note
  • This disc may not play on all machines or players
  • Originally produced as a feature film in 2001
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
mixed
Contents
Prologue -- Growing up Amish -- Rumspringa -- Amish belief -- Faron -- Gerald -- Turning 16 -- Crank -- An Amish house -- Going to college -- Florida -- The decision -- A new start -- Baptism -- God's plan
Control code
ocm51571766
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (77 min.)
Isbn
9780794202880
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
720917534923
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
FLV5349
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 661195
  • (OCoLC)51571766
System details
DVD-R ; Dolby digital 5.1 surround or digital stereo ; access to weblinks requires computer with DVD-ROM drive, and internet connection
Video recording format
DVD

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