A TOUCH OF GREATNESS
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Film Credits

In Memory of Albert Cullum
1920–2003

Directed by
Leslie Sullivan

Produced by
Catherine Gund

Edited by
Bernadine Colish

Associate Producers
Judith Blatchford
Angelina Sapienza

Director of Photography
David Mansfield

Audio Engineer
Dennis J. Plaza

Additional Camera
Josh Blakeflee
Scott Farquharson
Brian Kellman
Jim McGillion
Martina Radwan

Additional Sound
Mike Andrews
Steve Kashuk
Matt Moreau
Dave Ornstein

Sound Mix
Dog Bark Sound
Margaret Crimmins
Greg Smith

Offline/Online Studio
Aubin Pictures

Color Correction
ARC Pictures

Legal Counsel
Wilder Knight II
Pryor, Cashman, Sherman & Flynn, LLP.

Insurance
D.R. Reiff and Associates

Title Design
Karen Perrine

MUSIC

“Music For A Found Harmonium”
From the album Preludes Airs and Yodels
Performed by Penguin Café Orchestra
Written by Simon Jeffes

“More Milk”
From the album Broadcasting from Rome
Performed by Penguin Café Orchestra
Written by Simon Jeffes

“Paul’s Dance”
From the album When In Rome
Performed by Penguin Café Orchestra
Written by Simon Jeffes

“Perpetuum Mobile”
From the album Preludes Airs and Yodels
Performed by Penguin Café Orchestra
Written by Simon Jeffes

Archival footage background music specially composed by
Tom O’Horgan

ARCHIVAL FOOTAGE

From Sea to Shining Sea
Produced and directed by Albert Cullum
Photographed and edited by Robert Downey, Sr.

Literature-a-Go-Go
Produced and directed by Albert Cullum
Photographed and edited by Robert Downey, Sr.

A Touch of Greatness
Produced and directed by Albert Cullum
Photographed and edited by Robert Downey, Sr.

Creative Arts Television

Streamline Stock Footage

Pugh Family Personal Archive

Heineman Family Personal Archive

PHOTOGRAPHS

Albert Cullum Personal Archive
Midland Elementary School
Rye Historical Society/ Knapp House Archive
St. Luke’s School
The New York Times
The Daily Tribune

PICTURES

Pablo Picasso, “Mother and Child”
©2003 Estate of Pablo Picasso/Artists Rights Society (ARS), New York

The Geranium on the Windowsill Just Died But Teacher You Went Right On
Written by Albert Cullum
A Harlin Quist Publication

POETRY EXCERPTS

“Cancion de jinete” (“Song of the horseman”) (1860)
By Frederico García Lorca
Translation by Allen S. Trueblood
© Herederos de Frederico García Lorca from Hobras Completas (Galaxia Guttenberg)
All rights reserved

SPECIAL THANKS

All of Mr. Cullum’s students and their families
David Almeida Ed.D.
Katya Bankowsky
Karen Bernstein
Lee Ellen Briccetti
Velleda C. Ceccoli, Ph.D.
Community Agency for Senior Citizens, Inc.
Carol Conroy
Cari Davis
Devlin Video International
Bea and David Emery
Julia Fought
Howard Gardner
Agnes Gund and Daniel Shapiro
Margaret Haddad
Sadie, Kofi and Rio Hope-Gund
Linda Josephy and Christine Huen
Justine and John Krsul
Annie, Grace and Harry Krsul-Sullivan
Jane Lipman
Elizabeth MacDonald
M. Ellen Mahoney
Diane Matyas
Bruce Morrow
Poets House
Jane Preston
Richard Reetz
Alan Rosenthal
Rye Public School System
Nancy Larson Shapiro
Staten Island Children’s Museum
Stonehill College
Dean Thompson and Victoria Hallerman
Jack Tucker
Margery Waxman
Annie Wright
Sande Zeig

FUNDERS

Major Funding for this program was provided by

New York State Council on the Arts
A G Foundation
Geoffrey Gund
Joan and Bob Tisch
Witter Bynner Foundation for Poetry

Additional funding was provided by

George Gund Foundation
Helen Heineman Haje and Peter Haje
Third Millennium Foundation
Christian A. Johnson Endeavor Foundation
Charina Foundation, Inc.
Robert and Joyce Menschel
Bernstein Education Through the Arts Fund
Myra Shapiro

Produced in association with the Independent Television Service (ITVS).

This program was produced by Aubin Pictures
which is solely responsible for its content.

©2004, Aubin Pictures. All Rights Reserved.

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