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The Resource African American lives, a film by Kunhardt Productions ; executive producers, Henry Louis Gates, Jr., William R. Grant, Peter W. Kunhardt ; written by Henry Louis Gates. Jr. ; series producers, Graham Judd, Leslie D. Farrell ; a production of Kunhardt Productions, Inc. and Thirteen/ WNET New York, (videorecording)

African American lives, a film by Kunhardt Productions ; executive producers, Henry Louis Gates, Jr., William R. Grant, Peter W. Kunhardt ; written by Henry Louis Gates. Jr. ; series producers, Graham Judd, Leslie D. Farrell ; a production of Kunhardt Productions, Inc. and Thirteen/ WNET New York, (videorecording)

Label
African American lives
Title
African American lives
Statement of responsibility
a film by Kunhardt Productions ; executive producers, Henry Louis Gates, Jr., William R. Grant, Peter W. Kunhardt ; written by Henry Louis Gates. Jr. ; series producers, Graham Judd, Leslie D. Farrell ; a production of Kunhardt Productions, Inc. and Thirteen/ WNET New York
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
A compelling combination of storytelling and science, this series uses genealogy, oral histories, family stories and DNA to trace roots of several accomplished African Americans down through American history and back to Africa
Cataloging source
KyLxBWI
Characteristic
videorecording
Intended audience
Not rated
Language note
  • Soundtrrack in English
  • Closed-captioned
PerformerNote
Host: Henry Louis Gates, Jr
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Gates, Henry Louis
  • Judd, Graham
  • Farrell, Leslie D
  • Kunhardt Productions
  • WNET (Television station : New York, N.Y.)
Runtime
240
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • African Americans
  • African American families
  • African Americans
  • DNA fingerprinting
Technique
live action
Label
African American lives, a film by Kunhardt Productions ; executive producers, Henry Louis Gates, Jr., William R. Grant, Peter W. Kunhardt ; written by Henry Louis Gates. Jr. ; series producers, Graham Judd, Leslie D. Farrell ; a production of Kunhardt Productions, Inc. and Thirteen/ WNET New York, (videorecording)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Originally broadcast as a four-part television special in 2006
Color
mixed
Configuration of playback channels
stereophonic
Contents
Listening to our past -- Promise of freedom -- Searching for our names -- Beyond the middle passage
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Widescreen format.
Extent
1 videodisc (ca. 240 min.)
Isbn
9781415716946
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
841887051798
Other physical details
sd., col. and b&w
Publisher number
705179
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(Sirsi) bwi05998716
System details
DVD; stereo.; region 1
Video recording format
DVD
Label
African American lives, a film by Kunhardt Productions ; executive producers, Henry Louis Gates, Jr., William R. Grant, Peter W. Kunhardt ; written by Henry Louis Gates. Jr. ; series producers, Graham Judd, Leslie D. Farrell ; a production of Kunhardt Productions, Inc. and Thirteen/ WNET New York, (videorecording)
Publication
Note
Originally broadcast as a four-part television special in 2006
Color
mixed
Configuration of playback channels
stereophonic
Contents
Listening to our past -- Promise of freedom -- Searching for our names -- Beyond the middle passage
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Widescreen format.
Extent
1 videodisc (ca. 240 min.)
Isbn
9781415716946
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
841887051798
Other physical details
sd., col. and b&w
Publisher number
705179
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(Sirsi) bwi05998716
System details
DVD; stereo.; region 1
Video recording format
DVD

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