series created by James Sayre, MD; produced
by Rose Films, Inc.
In the Families Talk About...
video series, parents speak openly about their experiences
building their families. They describe how they relate to their
children in ways that reflect kindness, love and consideration,
even in the harshest of urban environments. Public performance
rights and a discussion guide are included with each video.
Families Talk About...Marriage
In this video, men and women from different backgrounds speak
about the importance of marriage to themselves and to their children.
They discuss the benefits of their marriage, how they strengthen
their relationship, how to handle conflict, and more. Discussion
questions are included with the video. Comes with public performance
rights. 19 minutes.
and George, married 5 years. They have a daughter together
and George also has children from a previous marriage. They acknowledge
the fact that arguments happen in any marriage, and point out
how they model positive conflict-resolution skills to their daughter.
|Margarita and Eugene, married 32 years with one son.
They discuss the importance of open communication and accepting
each other's feelings. They also explain what they learned from
rearing their son and how that has changed their approach with
and Curtis, married 21 years with three children. "Grandma"
also now lives with the family. Curtis (a retired Marine) and
Barbara discuss the importance of working as a team to raise
their children. Barbara fondly recalls romantic gestures Curtis
has made over the years.
|Marwan and Colleen, married 16 years with one son.
They discuss how maintaining their individual interests and friends
has strengthened their marriage over the years. They also talk
about the need for trust in a relationship.
Part I: The Challenge of Marriage
Part II: Support Systems
Part III. Marriage and Children
Part IV: Marriage and Community
Part V. Keeping Marriage Strong
Best of Show Award