Objects And Memory


Full Episode

3.0 399 x
Ordinary things in homes and museums take on new meaning through association with people and experiences. OBJECTS AND MEMORY examines items recovered after, or offered in response to, 9/11, the Oklahoma City bombing and the Vietnam War, along with the stories of people who find these items important.
Episodes 2011

An Ordinary Item's Symbolic Transformation

3.0 159 x
The film depicts experiences in the aftermath of 9/11, and other major historic events, to reveal how in times of stress we see otherwise ordinary items as symbols of identity, memory and aspiration.