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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.

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Barry Walsh is editor and content director for realscreen, and has served as editor of the publication since 2009. With a career in entertainment media that spans two decades, prior to realscreen, he held the associate editor post for now defunct sister publication Boards, which focused on the advertising and commercial production industries. Before Boards, he served as editor of Canadian Music Network, a weekly music industry trade, and as music editor for HMV.com. As content director, he also oversees the development of content for the brand's market-leading events, the Realscreen Summit and Realscreen West, as well as new content initiatives.

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