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Thomas Hart Benton [videorecording] / a film by Ken Burns ; producers, Ken Burns, Julie Dunphey ; writer, Geoffrey C. Ward.

Contributor Burns, Ken, 1953-

Imprint:[Washington, DC] : PBS Video, c2002.

Description1 videodisc (87 min.) : sd., col. with b&w sequences ; 4 3/4 in.

Note:Originally broadcast on PBS in 1988.

Note:Features the life and career of American artist Thomas Hart Benton. He depicted a self reliant America emerging from the Depression and was a fierce defender of the aestheics of realism. This film used long-lost footage, interviews, and the art of Benton to tell the bittersweet story of an extraordinary American artist

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Burns, Ken, 1953-
Dunfey, Julie.
Robards, Jason, 1892-1963.
Florentine Films.
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Title:
Thomas Hart Benton.
Series Statement
Buhl Library Video Collection.
Series Added Entry
Ken Burns' America collection
Subject:
Benton, Thomas Hart, 1889-1975.
Subject:
Biographical films.
Documentary films.
Educational films.
Painters -- United States -- Biography.
Painting, American.
Index Term - Genre/Form
Art.
Biographical (Nonfiction).
Documentary.
Educational.