Miss America


2h 2002

Brief Synopsis

Documentary that tracks America's oldest beauty pageant -- the Miss America pageant -- from its inception in 1921 as an event to lure tourists to the seaside resort of Atlantic City. The program includes interviews with former contestants, social commentary and pageant footage and photographs.

Film Details

Also Known As
American Experience (01/27/02), The
Release Date
2002

Technical Specs

Duration
2h

Synopsis

Documentary that tracks America's oldest beauty pageant -- the Miss America pageant -- from its inception in 1921 as an event to lure tourists to the seaside resort of Atlantic City. The program includes interviews with former contestants, social commentary and pageant footage and photographs.

Crew

Elaine Abelson

Consultant

Lisa Ades

Producer

Daniel Adler

Production Associate

Mark Adler

Theme Music

Joyce Berkman

Consultant

Jerusha Bhindie

Other

Ann-marie Bivans

Consultant

Judd Blaise

Assistant Editor

Jamila Chase

Other

Doug Cuomo

Music

Danielle Dell'olio

Other

Athena Devlin

Researcher

Susan Douglas

Consultant

Margaret Drain

Executive Producer

Nancy Farrell

Other

Michelle Ferrari

Writer

Mariusz Glabinski

Assistant Sound Editor

Vicki Gold Levi

Research And Content Consultant

Sharon Grimberg

Editor

Marlena Grzaslewicz

Sound Editor

Antonia Hartley

Other

Roger Haydock

Assistant Camera Operator

Cristela Henriquez

Other

Jeanne Houck

Executive Producer

John Jenkins

Sound Mixer

Ed Joyce

Animator

Alison Kennedy

Other

Lesli Klainberg

Producer

Sarah Kramer

Associate Producer

George Lipsitz

Consultant

Hope Litoff

Associate Editor

Mark Mandler

Sound

Stephen Mccarthy

Cinematographer

Cara Mertes

Consultant

Frank Morrone

Sound Re-Recording Mixer

C A Mose

Sound

Susan Mottau

Line Producer

Peter A Nelson

Cinematographer

Kristen Nutile

Assistant Editor

Hanan Ohayan

Other

John Osborne

Sound

Kathy Peiss

Consultant

Sarah Potter

Other

John Rehberger

On-Line Editor

Michael C Reilly

Sound

Tricia Rose

Consultant

Antonio Rossi

Assistant Camera Operator

Vanessa Ruiz

Other

Helen R Russell

Other

Mark Samels

Producer

Robert Sands

Assistant Camera Operator

Anthony Savini

Assistant Camera Operator

Toby Shimin

Editor

Ira Spiegel

Sound Editor

Buddy Squires

Cinematographer

Mark Steele

On-Line Editor

Paul Stekler

Consultant

Bill Stokes

Film To Tape Transfer

Rebekah Suggs

Other

Jason Summers

Assistant Camera Operator

Lily Thorne

Researcher

Jo Townsen

Researcher

Lola Van Wagenen

Executive Producer

Lou Verrico

Other

Monica Walters

Researcher

Geoffrey C Ward

Consultant

Susan Ware

Consultant

Bernie Wayne

Song

Jon Wermuth

Sound

Jenks Whittenberg

Research Assistant

Dave Zani

Other

John Zecca

Sound

Film Details

Also Known As
American Experience (01/27/02), The
Release Date
2002

Technical Specs

Duration
2h

Quotes

Trivia