1 9 6 8 -- The Other Side of the Shadow

emmy A WWL-TV Special Project

written by Marilyn Sublette Imwalle
filmed & edited by Jim Tolhurst
narrated by John Pela
produced by Phil Johnson

The National Academy of Television Arts & Sciences presented its Special Emmy Citation, the first ever to be awarded, for this moving story of St. Michael's Special School in New Orleans and of the retarded children who go there.

The film focuses on the children, who, with patience and much love are given the foundations of a fruitful life of hope and fulfillment. The program also examines the unique problems faced by parents of retarded children.

-- May 22, 1968 TV Guide.


1968 New Orleans Press Club 1st Place Documentary Film

1968 National Academy of Television Arts & Science Emmy Citation Award

emmy Emmy Citation

invite WWL-TV invitation announcing first televised broadcast

ad Local print ad announcing the Emmy Award

tvguide TV-Guide ad, May 22, 1968

inside WWL-TV in-house publication featuring The Other Side of the Shadow's Emmy