New Television Workshop Collection

New Television Workshop Collection Program MaterialsArtist's Showcase



California Casual

Copyright Date:
1977

Copyright Holder:
Copyright holder is unidentified.

Artist:
Segalove, Ilene

Extent:
1 videoreel of 1 (20 min.) : sd., col. ; 2 in.
1 videocassette of 1 (Betacam SP) (20 min.) : sd., col. ; 1/2 in.
1 videocassette of 1 (VHS) (20 min.) : sd., col. ; 1/2 in.
1 videocassette of 1 (20 min.) : sd., col. ; 3/4 in.

Background:
This appears to have been acquired for broadcast on "Artist's Showcase."

Scope:
Includes a 2" master, Betacam SP preservation master, and 3/4" and VHS screening copies of the finished work.

In Ilene Segalove's "California Casual" California wives talk about their husbands' relationship to clothing.
The women describe their husbands' appearances, referring to unseen photographs. Conversations shift to the virtues of wash-and-wear clothing, men's relationship to neckties and leisure suits, and the cultural environment of California.



Subjects:
Clothing and dress
California



Genre:
Interviews





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