Citation

Material Information

Title:
Behind closed doors
Creator:
Beutke, Allyson A
Litvack, Scott
University of Florida -- Documentary Institute
Place of Publication:
Gainesville, FL
Publisher:
University of Florida, Dept. of Journalism, Documentary Institute
Publication Date:
Language:
English
Physical Description:
1 videodisc (28 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.

Subjects

Subjects / Keywords:
Civil rights -- Florida ( lcsh )
Anti-communist movements -- Florida ( lcsh )
Homosexuality -- Florida ( lcsh )
Governmental investigations -- Florida ( lcsh )
Subversive activities -- Florida ( lcsh )
Race relations ( lcsh )
Anti-communist movements ( fast )
Civil rights ( fast )
Governmental investigations ( fast )
Homosexuality ( fast )
Race relations ( fast )
Subversive activities ( fast )
History -- Florida ( lcsh )
Florida ( fast )
Florida -- Legislature -- Legislative investigation Committee ( lcsh )
Diettrich, Sigmund
Copeston, Art.
Mushroom, Merrill.
Penelope, Julia, 1941- ( fast )
Genre:
History. ( fast )
Target Audience:
adult ( marctarget )

Notes

Summary:
The Legislative Investigation Committee probed unpopular groups in Florida during the 1950's and 60's. Also known as the Johns Committee, investigators questioned civil rights activists, suspected Communists and homosexuals. Includes live interviews with Art Copleston, Merril Mushroom, and Julia Penelope; and a narrative about the first Johns Committee target, Sigmund Diettrich (who is now deceased), by former colleagues.
Creation/Production Credits:
Written by Allyson A. Beutke ; producers, Allyson A. Beutke, Scott Litvack ; photographers, Brad Courtney, Claire Fontana, Chris Nowak, Allyson A. Beutke, Scott Litvack, John Aldrich, Ben Wilson ; music, Chuck Michaelson.
Performers:
Narrator, Mark Sexton.
System Details:
DVD.
General Note:
Produced through the Documentary Institute in the College of Journalism and Communications at the University of Florida.

Record Information

Source Institution:
University of Florida
Holding Location:
University of Florida
Rights Management:
Made available under a Creative Commons Attribution Non-Commercial 4.0 International license: https://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc/4.0/.
Resource Identifier:
59758907 ( OCLC )
030653708 ( ALEPH )
Classification:
F316.2 B5 2000 ( lcc )

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