The Resource Alcatraz is not an island, Produced in association with Independent Television Service KQED Public Television and the Golden Gate National Parks Association ; produced by Diamond Island Productions ; producer, Jon Plutte ; director, James M. Fortier ; writers, James M. Fortier, Jon Plutte and Mike Yearling, (videorecording)

Alcatraz is not an island, Produced in association with Independent Television Service KQED Public Television and the Golden Gate National Parks Association ; produced by Diamond Island Productions ; producer, Jon Plutte ; director, James M. Fortier ; writers, James M. Fortier, Jon Plutte and Mike Yearling, (videorecording)

Label
Alcatraz is not an island
Title
Alcatraz is not an island
Statement of responsibility
Produced in association with Independent Television Service KQED Public Television and the Golden Gate National Parks Association ; produced by Diamond Island Productions ; producer, Jon Plutte ; director, James M. Fortier ; writers, James M. Fortier, Jon Plutte and Mike Yearling
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Screenwriter
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Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Film examining the experiences of those involved in the occupation of Alcatraz Island for 19 months, starting in November of 1969. It also explores the impact of the occupation on Native Americans nationwide. Out of Alcatraz came the "Red Power" movement of the 1970s, which has been called the lost chapter of the Civil Rights era, and more than 70 other Indian occupations of Federal facilities
Cataloging source
ESR
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Editor, Mike Yearling ; music, Jim Wilson ; director of photography, James M. Fortier
LC call number
  • E78.C15
  • E78.C15
LC item number
  • A43 2002b DVD
  • A43 2002b DVD
PerformerNote
Narrator, Benjamin Bratt
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1963-
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  • Bratt, Benjamin
  • Plutte, Jon
  • Fortier, James M
  • Yearling, Mike
  • Wilson, Jim
  • Fortier, James M
  • Diamond Island Productions
  • Berkeley Media
Runtime
58
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  • Indians of North America
  • Alcatraz Island (Calif.)
Technique
live action
Label
Alcatraz is not an island, Produced in association with Independent Television Service KQED Public Television and the Golden Gate National Parks Association ; produced by Diamond Island Productions ; producer, Jon Plutte ; director, James M. Fortier ; writers, James M. Fortier, Jon Plutte and Mike Yearling, (videorecording)
Instantiates
Publication
Color
mixed
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Control code
sky230665822
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (58 min.)
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other physical details
sd., col. with b&w sequences
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System details
DVD
Video recording format
laserdisc
Label
Alcatraz is not an island, Produced in association with Independent Television Service KQED Public Television and the Golden Gate National Parks Association ; produced by Diamond Island Productions ; producer, Jon Plutte ; director, James M. Fortier ; writers, James M. Fortier, Jon Plutte and Mike Yearling, (videorecording)
Publication
Color
mixed
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Control code
sky230665822
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (58 min.)
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other physical details
sd., col. with b&w sequences
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System details
DVD
Video recording format
laserdisc

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