Homemade TV: “Wanted: Alternatives” (1975)


Presentation of two videos and discussion with the videographers: “I Have Relations”, which confronts feelings about placing a grandmother in a nursing home; and “I Can’t Get There from Here”, a documentation of the difficulties a wheelchair-bound person has getting around downtown.

Organization: Portable Channel

Producers: John Camelie, Margaret Putnam, and Jean Vlamnyck

EIAJ 1/2” Open Reel; B&W; Sound; 28:42

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.