Where have all the children gone? / produced and directed by Lisa Hardmeyer Gray.

Focusing on North Dakota, this thoughtful documentary takes a look at the crisis facing many rural communities. What these communities are facing is the abandonment of farms, the departure of young people, closures of local schools, and failures of small businesses. This is a poignant portrait of pe...

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Main Author: Gray, Lisa Hardmeyer
Format: Video
Language:English
Published: New York, NY : Filmakers Library, 1997.
Series:Filmakers Library online.
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Online Access:Click for online access

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