Teenager April Morgan’s life is turned upside down when her parents divorce and her family is forced to give up their affluent suburban home for a dingy apartment on the other side of town. Now she attends a school where the kids are a tough, unfamiliar mix of ethnic groups and life styles. April feels as if she’s stepped into a nightmare. But when she faces the realities of her new life, she discovers that though it’s different, it’s an exciting world with a lot to offer. Produced & Directed by David J. Eagle for Little Eagle Productions, Inc., and CBS in association with the American Film Institute. Two EMMY Award nominations.
Starring: Kimberly McCullough, Roscoe Lee Brown, and Dorie Barton
Subject Areas: Guidance, Social Studies, Ethnic and Multicultural Studies, Divorce, Change, Acceptance, Self-Esteem
Length: 45 minutes
Age Appropriateness: 12 years old and above
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This EMMY Award winning dramatic program, inspired by an actual event, tells the story of a rabbi who teaches three teenage boys about tolerance after their “innocent” anti-Semitic prank outrages the community. Gentle in its delivery, but firm in its message, this moving video stands out as an exemplary lesson in tolerance, compassion, perseverance, forgiveness and repentance. Produced & Directed by David J. Eagle for Little Eagle Productions, Inc., and CBS.
“Dealing with prejudice in general and anti-Semitism in particular, is one of our goals. A movie such as “Writing On The Wall” brings the issue into the lives of our students in a dramatic way through a medium to which they can relate.”
- Chaya Friedman, Principal
- Soloman Schechter Day School.
Starring: Hal Linden, Harold Gould, Jason Allen, Peter Billingsley & Aeryk Egan
Subject Areas: Guidance, Multi-cultural Studies, Religions, Holocaust, Hate crimes, Tolerance.
Length: 45 minutes
Age Appropriateness: 10 years old and above
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