In the White Man's Image


60m 1992

Brief Synopsis

A documentary chronicling Captain Richard Pratt's attempt to "civilize" and assimilate American Indians in the late 1800s by establishing off-reservation boarding schools.

Film Details

Also Known As
American Experience (02/17/91), The
Genre
Documentary
Historical
Release Date
1992
Production Company
Kuon-Tv; Nebraska Educational Television Network; Thirteen/Wnet

Technical Specs

Duration
60m

Synopsis

A documentary chronicling Captain Richard Pratt's attempt to "civilize" and assimilate American Indians in the late 1800s by establishing off-reservation boarding schools.

Crew

Pat Andersen

Production Secretary

Pat Aylward

Additional Photography

John Beck

Steadicam Photography

George Burdeau

Advisor

Doug Carlson

Post-Production Editor

Foster Collins

Lighting Assistant

Judy Crichton

Executive Producer ("The American Experience")

Jim Deering

Videotape Editor ("The American Experience")

Marty Demontano

Photographs

Margaret Drain

Senior Producer ("The American Experience")

David Eubank

Assistant Camera

Nancy Farrell

Project Administration ("The American Experience")

Jane Feinberg

Senior Researcher ("The American Experience")

Mary E Fenton

Videotape Editor ("The American Experience")

Kathy Gerhardt

Publicist ("The American Experience")

Steven Gottlieb

Location Audio

Duane Hale

Advisor

Ralph Hammack

Additional Photography

Mark Harms

Graphic Design

Karen Harvey

Special Thanks

Darin Henry

Production Assistant

Alan Houser

Special Thanks

Letty Hummel

Project Administration ("The American Experience")

Matthew L Jones

Co-Producer

Alison Kennedy

Graphic Design ("The American Experience")

Art Kuhr

Scenic Design

Charles Kuskin

Series Theme ("The American Experience")

Kurt Labenz

Audio Mix

Tom Larson

Original Music

Larry Lecain

Field Production ("The American Experience")

Christine Lesiak

Writer

Christine Lesiak

Producer

Percy Logan

Additional Post-Production

Lonna Malmsheimer

Advisor

Henrietta Mann

Advisor

Bob Mccausland

Field Production ("The American Experience")

Alexandru Moscu

Editor

Susan Mottau

Coordinating Producer ("The American Experience")

Eileen Mulvey

Post-Production ("The American Experience")

Ronald C Naugle

Advisor

Janet Nearhood

Production Assistant

Jason Olivo

Special Thanks

George Osborn

Additional Photography

Chris Pullman

Graphic Design ("The American Experience")

Judith Quain

Staff Producer ("The American Experience")

Eric Rasmussen

Archival Footage

Harlan Reiniger

Post-Production ("The Americn Experience")

Anna Romero

Associate Producer

Larry Scheffield

Still Photographer

Ann Scott

Project Administration ("The American Experience")

Christine Shen

Unit Manager ("The American Experience")

Michael Shepley

Publicist ("The American Experience")

Llewellyn Smith

Series Editor ("The American Experience")

Bob Starck

Production Assistant

Gary Steele

Director Of Photography

Perry Stoner

Additional Photography

Nancy S Svoboda

Archival Research

Wendy Thrasher

Archival Research

Bertha Toya

Production Assistant

Robert Trennert

Special Thanks

Jim Vitamvas

Additional Post-Production

Don Ward

Video Engineer

Adrienne Wollman

Project Administration ("The American Experience")

Film Details

Also Known As
American Experience (02/17/91), The
Genre
Documentary
Historical
Release Date
1992
Production Company
Kuon-Tv; Nebraska Educational Television Network; Thirteen/Wnet

Technical Specs

Duration
60m

Quotes

Trivia