Artists at work [videorecording] : a film on the New Deal art projects / New Deal Films, National Endowment for the Humanities, New York Council for the Humanities ; writer, Peter Lance ; produced and directed by Mary Lance.
1 videodisc (35 min.) : sd., col. with b&w sequences ; 4 3/4 in.
Originally released as a motion picture in 1981.
Editor, Charles Marcus.
Narrated by Morgan Freeman.
An in-depth survey of the Federal programs for support of visual artists during the Depression. Several artists recount experiences with WPA's art project and other programs. Shows works of art created during the New Deal era and discusses the destruction and loss of many works of art produced then.