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The Resource Risk, a Florentine Films production ; a film by Ken Burns ; written by Geoffrey C. Ward ; produced by Ken Burns and Lynn Novick ; produced in cooperation with BBC ; produced in association with WETA-TV, Washington, D.C, (videorecording)

Risk, a Florentine Films production ; a film by Ken Burns ; written by Geoffrey C. Ward ; produced by Ken Burns and Lynn Novick ; produced in cooperation with BBC ; produced in association with WETA-TV, Washington, D.C, (videorecording)

Label
Risk
Title
Risk
Statement of responsibility
a Florentine Films production ; a film by Ken Burns ; written by Geoffrey C. Ward ; produced by Ken Burns and Lynn Novick ; produced in cooperation with BBC ; produced in association with WETA-TV, Washington, D.C
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
In episode eight, jazz divides into cool and hot, traditional and modern, in the decade after World War II. The modern side of jazz often includes drugs and a narcotics plague sweeps through the jazz community, but established musicians like Miles Davis, Thelonious Monk, Billie Holiday, and Ella Fitzgerald attract new audiences to jazz
Member of
Cataloging source
ICrlFAR
Characteristic
videorecording
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/collectionName
Jazz (Television program)
Credits note
Cinematography, Buddy Squires, Ken Burns ; supervising editor, Paul Barnes ; episode editor, Sandra Marie Christie ; narrator, Keith David
Dewey number
781.65
Language note
Closed-captioned
PerformerNote
Commentary: Wynton Marsalis, Ossie Davis, Jon Hendricks, Stanley Crouch, Gerald Early, Gary Giddins, Phil Schapp, Stan Levy, Harry Edison, Jackie McLean, Nat Hentoff, Bertrand Tavernier
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1953-
  • 1961-
  • 1921-2017
  • 1915-1999
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Burns, Ken
  • Ward, Geoffrey C
  • Novick, Lynn
  • David, Keith
  • Marsalis, Wynton
  • Davis, Ossie
  • Hendricks, Jon
  • Crouch, Stanley
  • Early, Gerald Lyn
  • Giddins, Gary
  • Schaap, Phil
  • Levy, Stan
  • Edison, Harry
  • McLean, Jackie
  • Hentoff, Nat
  • Tavernier, Bertrand
  • PBS Home Video
  • Warner Home Video (Firm)
  • Florentine Films
  • WETA-TV (Television station : Washington, D.C.)
  • British Broadcasting Corporation
Runtime
120
Series statement
Jazz ; 8
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Davis, Miles
  • Monk, Thelonious
  • Holiday, Billie
  • Fitzgerald, Ella
  • Jazz
  • Jazz musicians
  • African American musicians
  • African Americans
  • Musicians
  • Bop (Music)
  • Video recordings for the hearing impaired
  • Musicians
Target audience
general
Technique
live action
Label
Risk, a Florentine Films production ; a film by Ken Burns ; written by Geoffrey C. Ward ; produced by Ken Burns and Lynn Novick ; produced in cooperation with BBC ; produced in association with WETA-TV, Washington, D.C, (videorecording)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Originally produced as a television mini-series and first broadcast on PBS in January 2001
Color
mixed
Configuration of playback channels
stereophonic
Dimensions
1/2 in.
Dimensions
1/2 in.
Extent
1 videocassette (ca. 120 min.)
Medium for sound
videotape
Other control number
794054827033
Other physical details
sd., col. with b&w sequences
Publisher number
B8270
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videocassette
System control number
  • (Sirsi) fol08050148
  • CARL0623417560
  • (OCoLC)317831027
System details
VHS; stereo
Video recording format
VHS (1/2 in., videocassette)
Label
Risk, a Florentine Films production ; a film by Ken Burns ; written by Geoffrey C. Ward ; produced by Ken Burns and Lynn Novick ; produced in cooperation with BBC ; produced in association with WETA-TV, Washington, D.C, (videorecording)
Publication
Note
Originally produced as a television mini-series and first broadcast on PBS in January 2001
Color
mixed
Configuration of playback channels
stereophonic
Dimensions
1/2 in.
Dimensions
1/2 in.
Extent
1 videocassette (ca. 120 min.)
Medium for sound
videotape
Other control number
794054827033
Other physical details
sd., col. with b&w sequences
Publisher number
B8270
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videocassette
System control number
  • (Sirsi) fol08050148
  • CARL0623417560
  • (OCoLC)317831027
System details
VHS; stereo
Video recording format
VHS (1/2 in., videocassette)

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