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Whirlybird / A&E Indie Films presents, in association with Fishbowl Films, World of Wonder, Submarine Entertainment, Different By Design, Steady Orbits ; a film by Matt Yoka ; produced and directed by Matt Yoka ; produced by Diane Becker.

Yoka, Matt, (film director, film producer.). Tur, Zoey, (on-screen participant.). Gerrard, Marika, (on-screen participant.). Tur, Katy, 1983- (on-screen participant.). Tur, James, (on-screen participant.).

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  • 0 of 1 copy available at Town of Hanover Libraries.

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Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Howe Library DVD 979.494 WHI 31254003740210 New DVDs - Main floor Checked out 11/01/2021

Record details

  • ISBN: 9786318571739 : DVD
  • ISBN: 6318571736 : DVD
  • Physical Description: 1 videodisc (103 minutes) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
  • Publisher: New York, N.Y. : Kino Lorber, [2021]

Content descriptions

General Note:
Originally released as a documentary film in 2020.
Participant or Performer Note:
Featuring Zoey Tur, Marika Gerrard, Katy Tur, James Tur, and Lawrence Welk III.
Summary, etc.:
Flying high above Los Angeles in a whirling news helicopter, a husband-and-wife team covered some of the city's most historic events, and in doing so changed breaking news forever. However, their camera not only captured L.A. history, but it also documented the adrenaline-fueled culture of live news, the strain it took on their relationship, and ultimately major life transitions. This duo, Marika Gerrard and Zoey Tur (known then as Bob), look back at the highs and lows of a career doing whatever it took to break the news. A unique view of the Los Angeles story told through stunning aerial footage and remarkable home videos, Whirlybird reframes many of the city's pivotal moments of the 1980s and '90s, including the L.A. riots and the O.J. Simpson pursuit.
Target Audience Note:
Not rated.
Language Note:
English dialogue, subtitled for the deaf and hard of hearing (SDH); closed-captioned.
Subject: Reporters and reporting > California > Los Angeles.
Helicopters.
Los Angeles (Calif.) > History.
Genre: Documentary films.

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