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Title Breaking silence : the story of the sisters at DeSales Heights / Silent Heart Productions ; writer/director, Susan Pointon ; producer, Tommie Dell Smith.
Imprint [San Francisco, California, USA] : Kanopy Streaming, [2016]

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Subject Visitation Nuns.
Nuns -- West Virginia -- Parkersburg.
Nuns -- United States -- Social conditions -- 20th century -- Case studies.
Monastic and religious life of women -- United States -- History -- 20th century -- Case studies.
Older women -- United States -- Social conditions -- 20th century -- Case studies.
Alt Name Pointon, Susan,
Smith, Tommie Dell,
Talbot, John Michael,
Silent Heart Productions,
Kanopy (Firm),
Uniform Title Breaking silence (Motion picture : 1993)
Add Title Story of the sisters at DeSales Heights
Description 1 online resource (1 video file, 59 min.) : sound, color.
Note Originally produced as a motion picture in 1993.
Credits Videographer, Ann Alter ; editor, Robert Richardson, Jr. ; music, John Michael Talbot.
Summary This documentary follows twelve elderly nuns preparing to face the outside world for the first time due to the closing of their 150-year-old monastery. Reveals important questions about how societal pressures change roles and lives, particularly for women, the elderly, and religious communities.
Note In English, with optional captions in English.
Online resource; title from title frames (viewed December 29, 2020)
Publisher # 1157513 Kanopy
OCLC # 945762544



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