Fear and learning at Hoover Elementary

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  • Creator Josepha Producciones ; a film by Laura Angelica Simón ; executive producer, Tracey Trench ; directed and narrated by Laura Angelica Simón
  • Format Videos, Slides, Films
  • Contributors
  • Publication [Hohokus, NJ] : Transit Media, [1997] ©1997
  • Physical Details
    • 1 videocassette (53 min.) : sound, color ; 1/2 in
  • OCLC ocm37377540
  • Credits
    • Director of photography, Laura Angelica Simón ; executive producer, Tracey Trench ; producer, Tracey Trench, Laura Angelica Simón ; photography, Suki Medencevic ; editors, Robert J. DeMaio, Lisa Leeman ; original music, Vinny Golia


  • A documentary by Los Angeles teacher Laura Angelica Simón, exploring the impact of California's Proposition 187 on the immigrant community. The subject is Hoover Street Elementary School, where Simón candidly explores the attitudes and emotions of teachers, students and parents, focusing on a ten year old Salvadorian girl.


  • On cassette label: POV version.
  • VHS.
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