Thanks for your feedback! Check out the changes we’ve made so far, or submit a new survey.

Due to scheduled maintenance, Library Catalog will be unavailable for approximately 2 hours starting at 11 PM on Saturday 3/3.

In pursuit of silence

Format: DVD [2017]
Availability: Unavailable 0 of 2 copies
1 person on waitlist
Unavailable (2)
Location Collection Status
CLP - Main Library Second Floor Film & Audio - Nonfiction Video CHECKED OUT
Location  CLP - Main Library
Collection  Second Floor Film & Audio - Nonfiction Video
Carnegie Library of McKeesport DVD Non-Fiction ON HOLDSHELF
Location  Carnegie Library of McKeesport
Collection  DVD Non-Fiction
A meditative exploration of our relationship with silence, sound and the impact of noise on our lives.
Additional Information
Subjects Noise -- Psychological aspects.
Noise -- Physiological effect.
Silence -- Psychological aspects.
Silence -- Health aspects.
Sound -- Psychological aspects.
Public health -- Psychological aspects.
Documentary films.
Nonfiction films.
Video recordings for the hearing impaired.
Publisher [New York, New York] :[2017]
Edition Widescreen.
Other Titles In pursuit of silence.
Contributors Shen, Patrick, director of photography, editor of moving image work, film director, film producer.
Brumme, Andrew, film producer.
Vedder, Brandon, director of photography, film producer.
Hall, Cassidy, film producer.
Hindy, Greg, on-screen participant.
Lees, Helen E. (Helen Elizabeth), commentator.
Prochnik, George, commentator, consultant.
Ross, Maggie, 1941- commentator.
Iyer, Pico, commentator.
Cain, Susan, commentator.
Hozumi, Genshō, 1937- commentator, on-screen participant.
Larson, Kay, commentator.
Cage, John, commentator, on-screen participant.
Tudor, David, 1926-1996, commentator.
Sokyu, Narai, commentator, on-screen participant.
Treasure, Julian, commentator.
Betchkal, Davyd, commentator, on-screen participant.
Zickefoose, Julie, commentator, on-screen participant.
Fristrup, Kurt, commentator.
Yoshifumi, Miyazaki, commentator on-screen participant.
Bronzaft, Arline L., commentator.
Bratspies, Rebecca M., 1965- commentator.
Barach, Paul, commentator.
Abdulali, Sumaira, commentator.
Buckley, Cara, commentator.
Stansfeld, Stephen A., commentator.
Babisch, Wolfgang, commentator.
Orfield, Steven, commentator.
Szkiler, Poppy, commentator.
Prochnik, George. In pursuit of silence.
Transcendental Media (Firm), presenter, production company.
Cinema Guild, publisher.
Participants/Performers Featuring, Greg Hindy, Helen Lees, George Prochnik, Maggie Ross, Pico Iyer, Susan Cain, Roshi Gensho Hozumi, Kay Larson, John Cage, David Tudor, Sokyu Narai, Julian Treasure, Davyd Betchkal, Julie Zickefoose, Kurt Fristrup, Yoshifumi Miyazaki, Arline Bronzaft, Rebecca Bratspies, Paul Barach, Sumaira Abdulali, Cra Buckley, Stephen Stansfeld, Wolfgang Babisch, Steven Orfield, Poppy Szkiler.
Other Contributors Cinematographers, Patrick Shen, Brandon Vedder ; editor, Patrick Shen ; consultant, George Prochnik ; composer, Alex Lu.
Language English
In English; with optional English subtitles; closed-captioned.
Notes Title from ending credits.
Program content: ©2016.
Originally produced as a motion picture in 2015.
"Partly inspired by the book, In pursuit of silence: listening for meaning in a world of noise by George Prochnik"--ending credits.
System Details DVD; NTSC; widescreen presentation; 2.0 stereo, 5.1 surround.
Description 1 videodisc (81 min.) : sound, color with black and white sequences ; 4 3/4 in.
ISBN 0781515564
Other Classic View