Item Details

Of Dolls and Murder [electronic resource]

MVD Entertainment Group
Format
Video; Computer Resource; Online Video; Online
Summary
Of Dolls and Murder explores a haunting collection of dollhouse crime scenes and our universal fascination with murder. The documentary film explores the dioramas, the woman who created them, and their relationship to modern day forensics. From the iconic CSI television show to the Body Farm and criminally minded college students and a crime fighting granny, legendary filmmaker and true crime aficionado, John Waters narrates the tiny world of big time murder.
Release Date
2012
Run Time
82 min.
Language
English
Rating
11 & up
Notes
  • Encoded with permission for digital streaming by Films Media Group on July 05, 2013.
  • Films on Demand is distributed by Films Media Group for Films for the Humanities & Sciences, Cambridge Educational, Meridian Education, and Shopware.
Contents
  • Fascination with Murder (3:02)
  • Francis Glessner Lee (1:49)
  • Training in Forensics Training (1:38)
  • Murder Scene (3:49)
  • Francis Glessner Lee (3:18)
  • Dark Bathroom 1896 (0:41)
  • Francis Glessner Lee's Importance (2:53)
  • Kitchen 1944 (0:42)
  • Glessner's Crime Scenes (1:32)
  • Blue Bedroom 1943 (0:51)
  • Nutshell Dollhouse Exhibits (1:29)
  • Symbolic Meaning of Nutshell Scenes (2:57)
  • Parsonage Parlor 1946 (0:51)
  • CSI Miniature Killer (2:12)
  • CSI and Real Life (1:33)
  • Saloon and Jail 1944 (0:33)
  • Murder Board (1:28)
  • Dead Body Found (1:56)
  • CSI Effect (3:18)
  • Log Cabin 1942 (0:41)
  • Murder Dramas (1:26)
  • Murder Investigators and Victims' Families (3:37)
  • Unpapered Bedroom 1949 (0:54)
  • Body Farm (2:52)
  • Bullets to Skulls (1:03)
  • Ethics of Decomposition Study (2:26)
  • Attic 1946 (2:15)
  • Student Interest in Forensic Science (1:24)
  • Studying Forensic Science (1:18)
  • Barn 1939 (1:34)
  • Dorothy Denson Case (3:09)
  • Three-Room Dwelling Murder (3:52)
  • Value of Nutshell Scenarios (3:16)
  • Credits: Of Dolls and Murder (3:28)
  • Nutshell Studies as Art (2:40)
  • John Waters on True Crime (2:34)
  • Glessner Lee's Methods and Goals (2:39)
  • Frances Glessner Lee's Personal Qualities (2:54)
  • The Case of the Missing Nutshell (1:05)
Published
New York, N.Y. : Films Media Group, [2013], c2012.
Publisher no.
51208 Films Media Group
Access Restriction
Access requires authentication through Films on Demand.
Description
1 streaming video file (82 min.) : sd., col.
Mode of access: Internet.
System requirements: FOD playback platform.
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