Docs

Tribute to Arthur Holch

The New York Times pays tribute to Arthur E. Holch, Jr., Emmy Award-winning television documentarian who passed away at the age of 86. Holch wrote the script for the 1961 documentary Walk in My Shoes, which aired on ABC. The doc gave TV audiences of the time a glimpse at what it was like for black people living in the U.S.
September 29, 2010

The New York Times pays tribute to Arthur E. Holch, Jr., Emmy Award-winning television documentarian who passed away at the age of 86. Holch wrote the script for the 1961 documentary Walk in My Shoes, which aired on ABC. The doc gave TV audiences a glimpse at what it was like for black people living in the U.S. Holch also won the News & Documentary Emmy in 1992 for Heil Hitler! Confessions of a Hitler Youth, an HBO documentary that he produced and directed.

About The Author
Selina Chignall joins the realscreen team as a staff writer. Prior to working with rs, she covered lobbying activity at Hill Times Publishing. She also spent a year covering the Hill as a journalist with iPolitics. Her beat focused on youth, education, democratic reform, innovation and infrastructure. She holds a Master of Arts in Journalism from Western University and a Honours Bachelor of Arts from the University of Toronto.

Menu

Search