Homemade TV Episode 1: Portable Channel Meets Senior Citizens


Portable Channel

EIAJ 1/2” Open Reel; B&W; Sound; 29:46

“Glimpses of old people as individuals rather than as social statistics. The program includes a 76-year-old woman baking strudel in her apartment, a birthday party for two 98-year-olds, a conversation with elderly residents of a nursing home, and senior citizens putting together a variety show at a neighborhood center.” Features Danforth Dancers, Hurlbut Nursing Home, and Montgomery Center. Description from Portable Channel Catalog.

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