Doing Justice to the Subject: Dartmouth Class Documents a Man of Many Parts

An excerpt from an article printed by the Valley News about the student film produced by Film Studies 39 Group Documentary 

"Walt Cunningham, the artistic director of the Dartmouth College Gospel Choir, has the distinction of having been accepted to study as an undergraduate at both Juilliard and West Point, not a combination you see often. He is also the subject of 'Introducing ... Walt Cunningham' , a 30-minute documentary made by Dartmouth College students that premieres this evening at Loew Auditorium.

Jeffrey Ruoff, a professor in the college’s Department of Film and Media Studies, oversaw the making of the documentary as part of his 10-week-long Film39 class. 'Students were very much cast under the spell of Walt', Ruoff said. The question was, Can we do a film that does justice to this guy's amazing story?'" 

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