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Title Secret of the wild child : the revealing story of Genie [(DVD) videorecording] / a NOVA production by the WGBH/Boston Science Unit in association with BBC-TV, NDR International Hamburg and Nederlandse Omroepprogramma Stichting ; written, produced and directed by Linda Garmon.

Publication Info. [Boston, Mass.] : WGBH Boston Video, [2007]
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 Nichols Adult DVD Nonfiction  302.545 SEC    AVAILABLE
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Description 1 videodisc (approximately 56 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
System Details DVD, region 1, full screen (1.33:1) presentation; Dolby Digital, NTSC.
Language Closed-captioned.
Note Title from container.
Based on the book "A silent childhood" by Russ Rymer.
Originally broadcast on NOVA in 1994.
Special features: Printable materials for educators; access to the NOVA web site.
Credits Narrator, Stacy Keach.
Audience Not rated.
Summary NOVA profiles "Genie," a teenage girl whose parents kept her imprisoned in near-total isolation from infancy. Includes footage of Genie during her rehabilitation and probes how and when we learn the skills that make us human.
Subject Genie, 1957-
Social isolation -- Videodiscs.
Teenage girls -- Growth -- Videodiscs.
Language acquisition -- Videodiscs.
Language acquisition -- Testing -- Videodiscs.
Statistical hypothesis testing -- Videodiscs.
Research -- Evaluation -- Videodiscs.
Genre Documentary television programs.
Video recordings for the hearing impaired.
Added Author Garmon, Linda.
Keach, Stacy.
Rymer, Russ. Silent childhood.
WGBH (Television station : Boston, Mass.). Science Unit.
British Broadcasting Corporation. Television Service.
NDR International.
Nederlandse Omroepprogramma Stichting.
WGBH Video (Firm)
Added Title Nova (Television program)
ISBN 1593756720
Standard No. 783421359895
Music No. WG35989 WGBH Boston Video
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