America Fever: A Norwegian Emigration Story
DVD 15 minutes; $95.00; order #13003; ISBN 978-1-60118--023-0.
Resource guide 114 pages, $45.00; order #13002; ISBN 978-1-60118-052-0.
The narrator's most prized keepsake takes up no room at all: the songs she sings with her mother and sister as she prepares to leave them, probably forever. "America Fever is one of the most moving treatments of immigration I have ever seen; overpowering"
Prairie Cabin: A Norwegian Pioneer Woman's Story
DVD 15 minutes; $95.00; order #8003; ISBN 978-1-60118-025-4.
Resource guide 114 pages, $45.00; order #8002; ISBN 978-1-60118-053-7.
An immigrant pioneer woman learns to love the prairie--her new home. "Highly recommended." --Landers Film & Video Reviews. "Wonderfully sensitive; gives viewers a deeper understanding and appreciation for what it takes to embrace a new land"
--Video Rating Guide.
Ethel Kvalheim, Rosemaler
18-minute DVD , $95.00, order #11003; ISBN 978-1-60118-033-9.
Resource guide $45.00; order #11002; ISBN 978-1-60118-049-0.
The Art of Ethel Kvalheim
28-minute DVD , $95.00. Order #31003; ISBN 978-1-60118-032-2
Resource guide 114 pages, $45.00. Order #31002. ISBN 978-1-60118-048-3
Both DVDs weave together brilliant, full-color photography of Kvalheim and her work with soundtracks combining Kvalheim’s first-person narrative and Norwegian-American music. Kvalheim’s rosemaling (decorative painting on wood) is admired throughout the United States and Europe. She has received many awards, including prestigious citations from the American and Norwegian governments. "Breathtakingly beautiful with remarkable color saturation and exquisite detail; very high intellectual quality and production standards" --Practical Historian. "Beautifully presented" --School Library Journal. "Beautifully done" --Vesterheim Rosemaling Letter.