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The Resource Mark Twain, a Florentine Films production ; produced by Dayton Duncan & Ken Burns ; written by Dayton Duncan & Geoffrey C. Ward ; a film directed by Ken Burns ; produced in association with WETA, (videorecording)

Mark Twain, a Florentine Films production ; produced by Dayton Duncan & Ken Burns ; written by Dayton Duncan & Geoffrey C. Ward ; a film directed by Ken Burns ; produced in association with WETA, (videorecording)

Label
Mark Twain
Title
Mark Twain
Statement of responsibility
a Florentine Films production ; produced by Dayton Duncan & Ken Burns ; written by Dayton Duncan & Geoffrey C. Ward ; a film directed by Ken Burns ; produced in association with WETA
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Recounts Mark Twain's life told primarily through his own words. Includes interviews with Hal Holbrook, Arthur Miller, William Styron and many others
Cataloging source
S1C
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Cinematography, Buddy Squires, Allen Moore, and Ken Burns; editing, Erik W. Ewers and Craig Mellish
Intended audience
Not rated by MPAA
Language note
Closed-captioned for the hearing impaired
PerformerNote
Narrator, Keith David ; voice of Mark Twain, Kevin Conway ; other voices, Philip Bosco, Blythe Danner, Ann Duquesnay
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1953-
  • 1952-
  • 1915-2005
  • 1925-2006
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Duncan, Dayton
  • Burns, Ken
  • Ward, Geoffrey C
  • David, Keith
  • Conway, Kevin
  • Bosco, Philip
  • Danner, Blythe
  • Duquesnay, Ann
  • Squires, Buddy
  • Moore, Allen
  • Ewers, Erik
  • Mellish, Craig
  • Holbrook, Hal
  • Miller, Arthur
  • Styron, William
  • Florentine Films
  • WETA-TV (Television station : Washington, D.C.)
  • PBS DVD (Firm)
  • Warner Home Video (Firm)
Runtime
225
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Twain, Mark
  • Authors, American
Technique
live action
Label
Mark Twain, a Florentine Films production ; produced by Dayton Duncan & Ken Burns ; written by Dayton Duncan & Geoffrey C. Ward ; a film directed by Ken Burns ; produced in association with WETA, (videorecording)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Special features: The making of Mark Twain, with Ken Burns and Dayton Duncan ; interview outtakes with Hal Holbrook, Arthur Miller, Russell Banks and others ; Memorable Mark Twain quotes and photographs ; Ken Burns : making history, see what inspires Ken Burns to think beyond what history books dictate to create gripping and compelling films ; A conversation with Ken Burns, an unprecedented look at the filmmaker at work -- gathering history, making history
  • "PBS DVD gold."--Container
Color
mixed
Configuration of playback channels
stereophonic
Control code
ocm56797049
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (videodisc) (ca. 225 min.)
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other physical details
sd., b&w with col. sequences, double-sided
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 1116514
  • (OCoLC)56797049
System details
DVD; Dolby surround stereo; full screen version
Video recording format
DVD
Label
Mark Twain, a Florentine Films production ; produced by Dayton Duncan & Ken Burns ; written by Dayton Duncan & Geoffrey C. Ward ; a film directed by Ken Burns ; produced in association with WETA, (videorecording)
Publication
Note
  • Special features: The making of Mark Twain, with Ken Burns and Dayton Duncan ; interview outtakes with Hal Holbrook, Arthur Miller, Russell Banks and others ; Memorable Mark Twain quotes and photographs ; Ken Burns : making history, see what inspires Ken Burns to think beyond what history books dictate to create gripping and compelling films ; A conversation with Ken Burns, an unprecedented look at the filmmaker at work -- gathering history, making history
  • "PBS DVD gold."--Container
Color
mixed
Configuration of playback channels
stereophonic
Control code
ocm56797049
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (videodisc) (ca. 225 min.)
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other physical details
sd., b&w with col. sequences, double-sided
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 1116514
  • (OCoLC)56797049
System details
DVD; Dolby surround stereo; full screen version
Video recording format
DVD

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