A child is waiting

Format: DVD 2015
Availability: Available at 2 Libraries 2 of 2 copies
Available (2)
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CLP - Main Library Second Floor Film & Audio - Feature Film DVD DVD Child
Location  CLP - Main Library
Collection  Second Floor Film & Audio - Feature Film DVD
Call Number  DVD Child
Penn Hills Library Audio Visual DVD CHI
Location  Penn Hills Library
Collection  Audio Visual
Call Number  DVD CHI
Jean Hansen is an experienced city transplant who takes a job at a Down's syndrome institution and befriends Reuben, one of the boys afflicted with the disease. Reuben latches on to Jean, to the dismay of Dr. Matthew Clark, the head of the institution. He feels that Jean's affection for Reuben will disturb the other children, prompting him to separate the pair.
Additional Information
Subjects Children with mental disabilities -- Drama.
Down syndrome -- Drama.
Feature films.
Fiction films.
Publisher New York, NY :Kino Lorber Corp.,2015
Edition Widescreen.
Contributors Kramer, Stanley, presenter, producer.
Mann, Abby, screenwriter.
Cassavetes, John, 1929-1989, film director.
Lancaster, Burt, 1913-1994, actor.
Garland, Judy, actor.
Rowlands, Gena, actor.
Hill, Steven, 1922-2016 actor.
Gold, Ernest, 1921-1999, composer.
Twentieth Century Fox Home Entertainment, Inc., production company.
Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer (1992- ), production company.
Kino Lorber, Inc., publisher.
Participants/Performers Burt Lancaster, Judy Garland, Gena Rowlands, Steven Hill.
Other Contributors Music, Ernest Gold.
Audience Not rated.
Language English
Notes Title from container.
Originally released as a motion picture in 1962.
Special features: Audio commentary by film historian Tom Charity, the author of John Cassavetes: Lifeworks; trailers.
System Details DVD; NTSC; region 1; widescreen (1.66:1) presentation; Dolby digital.
Description 1 videodisc (102 min.) : sound, black and white ; 4 3/4 in.
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