Films By Charles Guggenheim

A sincere and brave film study of some deprived children in America, and the problems facing school teachers in their endeavours to give the children a chance in life. ... Lion of St. Mark, Venice Festival. ... Read more
Shot on location at seven American High schools, the film present a realistic picture of daily high school activity, both in and outside of the classes room. ... “High Schools was based on the report by the Carnegie Foundation for the Advancement of Teaching. The film essay illustrates the advantages and short comings, triumphs and frustrations of both real and ideal commitments of he nation's sec... Read more
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