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The Resource Mississippi burning, an Orion Pictures release ; director, Alan Parker ; producers, Frederick Zollo and Robert F. Colesberry ; writer, Chris Gerolmo, (videorecording)

Mississippi burning, an Orion Pictures release ; director, Alan Parker ; producers, Frederick Zollo and Robert F. Colesberry ; writer, Chris Gerolmo, (videorecording)

Label
Mississippi burning
Title
Mississippi burning
Statement of responsibility
an Orion Pictures release ; director, Alan Parker ; producers, Frederick Zollo and Robert F. Colesberry ; writer, Chris Gerolmo
Contributor
Actor
Screenwriter
Director
Subject
Genre
Language
  • engfrespa
  • eng
  • eng
Summary
Set in Mississippi in 1964, this is a fictionalized version of the case of the murder of three young civil rights workers, the FBI's attempts to find the missing boys and the clash between the authorities and the locals in a Klan-dominated town
Member of
Cataloging source
JED
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Original music by Trevor Jones ; edited by Gerry Hambling ; production designers, Philip Harrison, Geoffrey Kirkland ; director of photography, Peter Biziou
Language note
  • Closed-captioned
  • Includes French and Spanish dubbed versions and subtitles in French and Spanish
PerformerNote
Gene Hackman, Willem Dafoe, Frances McDormand
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1944-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Hackman, Gene
  • Dafoe, Willem
  • McDormand, Frances
  • Parker, Alan
  • Gerolmo, Chris
  • Orion Pictures
Runtime
127
Series statement
Contemporary classics
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Civil rights movements
  • Civil rights workers
  • Films for the hearing impaired
Target audience
general
Technique
live action
Label
Mississippi burning, an Orion Pictures release ; director, Alan Parker ; producers, Frederick Zollo and Robert F. Colesberry ; writer, Chris Gerolmo, (videorecording)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Widescreen
  • Originally produced as a motion picture in 1988
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Control code
ocm46993423
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (127 min.)
Isbn
9780792849490
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
027616860996
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
1001829
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 571195
  • 594015
System details
DVD, stereo surround, Dolby digital
Video recording format
laserdisc
Label
Mississippi burning, an Orion Pictures release ; director, Alan Parker ; producers, Frederick Zollo and Robert F. Colesberry ; writer, Chris Gerolmo, (videorecording)
Publication
Note
  • Widescreen
  • Originally produced as a motion picture in 1988
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Control code
ocm46993423
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (127 min.)
Isbn
9780792849490
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
027616860996
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
1001829
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 571195
  • 594015
System details
DVD, stereo surround, Dolby digital
Video recording format
laserdisc

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