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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 ; 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 ; 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 ; directed by Ken Burns ; produced in association with WETA
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • eng
  • eng
  • 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
CIB
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Edited by Erik W. Ewers, Craig Mellish ; cinematography, Buddy Squires, Allen Moore, Ken Burns ; voice of Mark Twain, Kevin Conway
Dewey number
818/.409
Intended audience
Rating: Not rated
Language note
Closed-captioned
LC call number
  • PN1995.9.B55
  • PN1998.3.T8356
LC item number
  • T935 2001
  • M375 2001
PerformerNote
Narrated by Keith David
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1953-
  • 1915-2005
  • 1925-2006
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Burns, Ken
  • Duncan, Dayton
  • Ward, Geoffrey C
  • David, Keith
  • Holbrook, Hal
  • Miller, Arthur
  • Styron, William
  • Conway, Kevin
  • Bosco, Philip
  • Florentine Films
  • PBS Home Video
  • PBS DVD (Firm)
  • WETA-TV (Television station : Washington, D.C.)
Runtime
240
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 ; directed by Ken Burns ; produced in association with WETA, (videorecording)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Title from container
  • Special features : Disc one. 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. -- Disc two. 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 fimmaker at work -- gathering history, making history
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
  • vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
  • tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Special features : Disc one. 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. -- Disc two. 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 fimmaker at work -- gathering history, making history
Control code
ocn672333427
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Full screen ed.
Extent
2 videodiscs (approximately 240 min.)
Isbn
9781531700874
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Note
jp 09/18
Other control number
841887032537
Other physical details
sound, black and white with color sequences
Publisher number
MKTW600
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)672333427
System details
DVD, playable in Region 1, NTSC; Full screen, stereo
Video recording format
DVD
Label
Mark Twain, a Florentine Films production ; produced by Dayton Duncan & Ken Burns ; written by Dayton Duncan & Geoffrey C. Ward ; directed by Ken Burns ; produced in association with WETA, (videorecording)
Publication
Note
  • Title from container
  • Special features : Disc one. 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. -- Disc two. 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 fimmaker at work -- gathering history, making history
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
  • vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
  • tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Special features : Disc one. 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. -- Disc two. 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 fimmaker at work -- gathering history, making history
Control code
ocn672333427
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Full screen ed.
Extent
2 videodiscs (approximately 240 min.)
Isbn
9781531700874
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Note
jp 09/18
Other control number
841887032537
Other physical details
sound, black and white with color sequences
Publisher number
MKTW600
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)672333427
System details
DVD, playable in Region 1, NTSC; Full screen, stereo
Video recording format
DVD

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