Project Goal: The goal of the film is to celebrate the 100th anniversary of the school, the changes in nursing, and also to highlight Hall of Fame Award winners.

Organization: Abington Memorial Hospital Dixon School of Nursing Alumni Association. The school began with nine students and two faculty members in 1914. The Alumni Association was formed in the 1920s.

CANCAN’s Participation: 

  • This film is a historical perspective piece.
  • Contacted hundreds of alumni to participate in the filming.
  • In five shoot days, CANCAN filmed 67 interviews of alumni and hospital dignitaries.
  • Requested that alumni bring photographs, yearbooks and memorabilia to the interviews.
  • Scanned, touched-up, organized and returned all of the historical material.
  • The participants were filmed on green screen.