New Kid in Town (1977)

“A videotape made with high school students which depicts different attitudes prevalent among students such as peer pressure and prejudice through the fictional story of an ape’s attendance at school.” Description from Portable Channel catalog.


Portable Channel & The Center for Youth Services and the Gates Department of Recreation.

Producer: John Helmore

EIAJ 1/2” Open Reel; B&W; Sound; 13:43

From the VSW Film/Video collection. All rights reserved.

This project is supported by a Recordings at Risk grant from the Council on Library and Information Resources (CLIR). The grant program is made possible by funding from The Andrew W. Mellon Foundation.