The Narcotic Farm



A Film by
JP Olsen and Luke Walden

Produced, Directed and Written by
JP Olsen and Luke Walden 

Senior Producer
Ken Levis

Editor and Director of Photography
Luke Walden

Research and Reporting
JP Olsen
Robert Keating

Original Music and Narration
Brother Wayne Kramer

Assistant Editors
Jenny Chiurco
Mark Franks
JP Olsen

Consulting Editor
Toby Shimin

Editorial Consultant
Michelle Ferrari

On-line Editor
 Andy Pang

On-line Facility
Final Frame, New York

Graphics Designers
Paul Rosen
Amit Sethi

Sound Design
Jim Dawson

Sound Mixer and Engineer
Peter Levin

Narration Recordist
Tim Anderson

Sound Mix Facility
Splash Studios, New York

“John Henry,” Traditional, Performed by David Grisman and John Sebastian 

“Smitty’s Place,” Written and Performed by McCoy Tyner 

 “On A Misty Night,” Written and Performed by Tadd Dameron 

 “Chaque Heure est un Depart” Written by Krzysztof Komeda and Performed by Fat Kid Wednesday

“Kentucky” Written by Connecticut “Harty” Taylor and Performed by The Everly Brothers 

“Kentucky” Written by Harty Taylor and Performed by Karl and Harty 

“Milestones” Written and Performed by Miles Davis 

“Outside My Window” Written by Hal David and Sherman Edwards and Performed by The Fleetwoods 

“Magic Potion” Written by Mike Brancaccio and Performed by The Open Mind

Music Supervisor
Margaret Saadi Kramer

Photos and Images
American Medical Association
Ray Avery
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention
Central Intelligence Agency
CTS Images
Bill Eppridge
Getty Images
William P. Gottleib
Lexington Herald-Leader
Library of Congress
Douglas Jones
Kentucky Historical Society
Roxanne Livingston
Robert Maclin
Francis Wolff/Mosaic Images
Music Pictures LTD
National Archives
National Institute of Drug Abuse Library
The National Security Archive
Raul Novick
Jan Persson
David Redfern
John Stallone
Bill Strode
Temple University Libraries, Urban Archives
Earl Theisen
Time Inc.
US Public Health Service Historian’s Office

Archival Footage
ABC VideoSource
Getty Images
Kim Head
Historic Films
Kentucky Historical Society
Robert Maclin
National Archives
National Library of Medicine
NBC News Archives
Oddball Films
Marjorie Senechal
Vanderbilt Television Archive
UCLA Film and Television Archives
WPA Film Library

John Ball
Nancy Campbell
David Deitch
Robert DuPont
Ed Flowers
Bernie Kolb
Conan Kornetsky
Stan Novick
Robert Maclin
Marjorie Senechal
John Stallone

Legal Counsel
Chris Andaya
Michael Donaldson

David Walden

Special Thanks
Country Music Hall of Fame
Columbia University Library
Maria Cecil
Craig Cornwell
David Courtwright
Dody Cox
Jack Croughan
Jeremiah Crowell
Lisa Denby
George Farnsworth
Frank Foster
Hal Galper
Jon Gertner
Evan Hirsche
Rodney Justo
Kentucky Historical Society
Herbert Kleber
Stan Levey
Brad Lichtenstein
Sidney Louis
RuthAnne Gersten
Ruth Macklin
Robert Maclin
Dan Morgenstern
The National Alliance of Methadone Advocates
National Library of Medicine
The National Security Archive
New York Public Library
Stan Novick
Marty Panone
John Parascandola
Alison Rapp
Byron Romanowitz
Sara Ruhl
Phil Schaap
Second Genesis
Marjorie Senechal
Dick Shea
Mindy Sobota
Martin Smith
Mikki Smith
University of Kentucky Library
George Vaillant
David Van Taylor
Daniel Wikler

Executive Producer for ITVS
Sally Jo Fifer

The Narcotic Farm is a co-production of King Love Films and the Independent Television Service (ITVS), with funding provided by the Corporation for Public Broadcasting (CPB).

The Narcotic Farm is produced by King Love Films, LLC, and is solely responsible for its content

© 2008 King Love Films, LLC, all rights reserved.

The New York Council on the Arts
The Jerome Foundation
The Fund for Investigative Journalism
Managed Solutions
Experimental Television Center

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