[United States] : Docurama : distributed by New Video, c2003.
1 videodisc (83 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.
DVD, Dolby digital stereo., Region 1.
Interviews with Maya Lin, Vincent Scully, Jan Scruggs, Robert Doubek, Grady Clay, Tom Carhart, J. Carter Brown.
Producers, Freida Lee Mock, Terry Sanders ; writer/director, Freida Lee Mock ; directors of photography, Don Lenzer, Eddie Marritz ; editor, William T. Cartwright, Jr. ; music, Charles Bernstein.
Originally released as a documentary motion picture in 1994.
Academy Awards, USA, 1995: Oscar - Best Documentary, Features (Freida Lee Mock, Terry Sanders).
MPAA rating: Not rated.
Reveals the origins of the Vietnam Veterans Memorial and tells the story of its 21 year old creator, a Yale architecture student. Lin's plan was selected from over 1,000 different designs. And what began as one of the country's most bitterly disputed monuments became one of the world's most inspirational and frequently visited memorials.
Special features: filmmaker biography.
NVG-9547 New Video Group