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The Resource The war, a production of Florentine Films and WETA Washington, DC ; directed and produced by Ken Burns and Lynn Novick ; written by Geoffrey C. Ward ; produced by Sarah Botstein, (videorecording)

The war, a production of Florentine Films and WETA Washington, DC ; directed and produced by Ken Burns and Lynn Novick ; written by Geoffrey C. Ward ; produced by Sarah Botstein, (videorecording)

Label
The war
Title
The war
Statement of responsibility
a production of Florentine Films and WETA Washington, DC ; directed and produced by Ken Burns and Lynn Novick ; written by Geoffrey C. Ward ; produced by Sarah Botstein
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Examines World War II from the points of view of American men and women, exploring the ways the war affected the communities of four cities and towns in Minnesota, Alabama, Connecticut, and California
Cataloging source
ICrlF
Characteristic
videorecording
Citation source
Booklist starred, November 2007
Credits note
Cinematography, Buddy Squires ; editors, Paul Barnes, Erik Ewers, and Tricia Reidy ; original music composed by Wynton Marsalis
Intended audience
  • MPAA rating: NR
  • Young Adult
Intended audience source
Follett Library Resources
Language note
  • Soundtrack and subtitles in English
  • Closed-captioned
PerformerNote
Narrated by Keith David with Tom Hanks, Josh Lucas, Bobby Cannavale, Samuel L. Jackson, Eli Wallach, Adam Arkin, Kevin Conway, Rebecca Holtz, Carolyn McCormick, and Robert Wahlberg
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1915-2014
  • 1967-
  • 1953-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • David, Keith
  • Hanks, Tom
  • Lucas, Josh
  • Cannavale, Bobby
  • Jackson, Samuel L
  • Wallach, Eli
  • Arkin, Adam
  • Conway, Kevin
  • Holtz, Rebecca
  • McCormick, Carolyn
  • Wahlberg, Robert
  • Burns, Ken
  • Novick, Lynn
  • Ward, Geoffrey C
  • Bottstein, Sarah
  • PBS Home Video
  • Florentine Films
  • WETA-TV (Television station : Washington, D.C.)
Runtime
900
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
World War, 1939-1945
Target audience
adolescent
Technique
live action
Label
The war, a production of Florentine Films and WETA Washington, DC ; directed and produced by Ken Burns and Lynn Novick ; written by Geoffrey C. Ward ; produced by Sarah Botstein, (videorecording)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Title from disc surface; credits from container
  • Originally produced for television in 2006
  • "Enhanced for 16X9 televisions"--Container
  • Includes production featurette, filmmaker commentary, deleted scences, interviews, biographies, photo gallery, and educational resources
Color
mixed
Configuration of playback channels
mixed
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Widescreen format.
Extent
6 videodiscs (ca. 15 hr.)
Isbn
9781415727492
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
841887052122
Other physical details
sd., col. and b&w
Publisher number
705212
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (Sirsi) bwi11667102
  • (Sirsi) bwi11667102
  • (OCoLC)154042142
System details
DVD; 5.1 surround; 2.0 stereo; region 1
Video recording format
DVD
Label
The war, a production of Florentine Films and WETA Washington, DC ; directed and produced by Ken Burns and Lynn Novick ; written by Geoffrey C. Ward ; produced by Sarah Botstein, (videorecording)
Publication
Note
  • Title from disc surface; credits from container
  • Originally produced for television in 2006
  • "Enhanced for 16X9 televisions"--Container
  • Includes production featurette, filmmaker commentary, deleted scences, interviews, biographies, photo gallery, and educational resources
Color
mixed
Configuration of playback channels
mixed
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Widescreen format.
Extent
6 videodiscs (ca. 15 hr.)
Isbn
9781415727492
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
841887052122
Other physical details
sd., col. and b&w
Publisher number
705212
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (Sirsi) bwi11667102
  • (Sirsi) bwi11667102
  • (OCoLC)154042142
System details
DVD; 5.1 surround; 2.0 stereo; region 1
Video recording format
DVD

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