The Seeing Eye (film)

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The Seeing Eye
Directed by Owen Crump
Produced by Gordon Hollingshead
Narrated by Marvin Miller
Cinematography André de la Varre
Distributed by Warner Bros.
Release date
  • December 1951 (1951-12)
Country United States
Language English

The Seeing Eye is a 1951 American short documentary film produced by Gordon Hollingshead in Technicolor about The Seeing Eye, a guide dog training school in Morristown, New Jersey. It was nominated for an Academy Award for Best Documentary Short.[1][2]

Among previous film short documentaries on the same subject are two other titles sporting the same title:

  • Also for Warner Brothers, but produced by Jerome Hillman as part of the "Broadway Brevity" series, running 19 minutes and released April 5, 1941.
  • Produced by Educational Film Exchanges, Inc., supervised by Clinton Wunder, running 10 minutes and released January 17, 1936 as part of the "Treasure Chest" series.


  1. ^ "The 24th Academy Awards (1952) Nominees and Winners". Archived from the original on 6 July 2011. Retrieved August 19, 2011. 
  2. ^ "NY Times: The Seeing Eye". NY Times. Retrieved November 25, 2008. 

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