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Film Discussion Guide

Download the discussion guide for the documentary Herman's House and use it for facilitating conversation about this film at home, in the classroom or at community screenings.

Herman's House: Discussion Guide

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This guide is an invitation to dialogue. It is based on a belief in the power of human connection, designed for people who want to use Herman’s House to engage family, friends, classmates, colleagues and communities. In contrast to initiatives that foster debates in which participants try to convince others that they are right, this document envisions conversations undertaken in a spirit of openness in which people try to understand one another and expand their thinking by sharing viewpoints and listening actively.

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Film Information

Herman's House (90 min.)

Premiere Date: July 8, 2013

Streaming Dates: Expired

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Trailer: Link | Embed

Filmmaker: Angad Singh Bhalla Bio | Interview | Statement

Press: Press Release Fact Sheet | Critical Acclaim | 2014 Emmy Nominations Press Release


Angad Singh Bhalla
Angad Singh Bhalla

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Critical Acclaim

A powerful political subtext...[A] conceptual art piece about confinement, attached to a dual biography of the artist and the prisoner. [Herman] Wallace...grounds this eccentric, often poignant film in an attitude of common sense and stoicism.

—Stephen Holden, The New York Times

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