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James Benning Deseret
Ed Dimendberg introduces director James Benning. Before screening his 1995 movie “Deseret," Benning briefly discusses how he...

James Benning Deseret

February 11, 1998 | Video Lecturer:
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Ed Dimendberg introduces director James Benning. Before screening his 1995 movie “Deseret,” Benning briefly discusses how he compiled 93 sentences from the New York Times about the Mormon Church in Utah, from 1851 to the present. Presented in chronological order, they provide the narration for Benning’s scenes of Utah, which are not necessarily illustrations. “Deseret” is screened. Afterwards, Benning responds to questions.

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James Benning Deseret-clip_4078
Ed Dimendberg introduces director James Benning. Before screening his 1995 movie “Deseret," Benning briefly discusses how he...
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James Benning Deseret-clip_4079
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After screening his movie "Deseret," director James Benning responds to questions about the shift from from black and white to...