The Resource Standing in the shadows of Motown, Artisan Entertainment presents an Elliott Scott/Rimshot production of a Paul Justman film ; produced by Sandy Passman, Allan Slutsky and Paul Justman ; narration written by Walter Dallas and Ntozake Shange ; directed by Paul Justman, (videorecording)

Standing in the shadows of Motown, Artisan Entertainment presents an Elliott Scott/Rimshot production of a Paul Justman film ; produced by Sandy Passman, Allan Slutsky and Paul Justman ; narration written by Walter Dallas and Ntozake Shange ; directed by Paul Justman, (videorecording)

Label
Standing in the shadows of Motown
Title
Standing in the shadows of Motown
Statement of responsibility
Artisan Entertainment presents an Elliott Scott/Rimshot production of a Paul Justman film ; produced by Sandy Passman, Allan Slutsky and Paul Justman ; narration written by Walter Dallas and Ntozake Shange ; directed by Paul Justman
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • eng
  • spa
  • eng
  • eng
Summary
The story of the Funk Brothers, the group of musicians that played on every single hit Motown record from the label's beginnings to 1972
Cataloging source
TEFMT
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Directors of photography, Doug Milsome, Lon Stratton ; editor, Anne Erikson ; narrator, Andre Braugher
Dewey number
784/.0973
Intended audience
MPAA rating: PG
Language note
Closed-captioned; subtitles available in Spanish
PerformerNote
The Funk Brothers: Richard "Pistol" Allen, Jack "Black Jack" Ashford, Bob Babbitt, Johnny Griffith, Joe Hunter, Uriel Jones, Joe Messina, Eddie "Chank" Willis, and, in spirit: Benny "Papa Zita" Benjamin, Eddie "Bongo" Brown, James "Igor" Jamerson, Earl "Chunk of Funk" Van Dyke, Robert White; with, Joan Osborne, Gerald Levert, Meshell Ndegeocello, Bootsy Collins, Ben Harper, Chaka Khan
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1932-2002
  • 1934-
  • 1927-2007
  • 1934-2009
  • 1928-
  • 1936-2018
  • 1925-1969
  • 1936-1983
  • 1936-1994
  • 1969-
  • 1969-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Justman, Paul
  • Dallas, Walter
  • Shange, Ntozake
  • Allen, Richard
  • Ashford, Jack
  • Babbitt, Bob
  • Griffith, Johnny
  • Hunter, Joe
  • Jones, Uriel
  • Messina, Joe
  • Willis, Eddie
  • Benjamin, Benny
  • Brown, Eddie
  • Jamerson, James
  • Van Dyke, Earl
  • White, Robert
  • Osborne, Joan
  • Levert, Gerald
  • NdegéOcello, Me'Shell
  • Collins, Bootsy
  • Harper, Ben
  • Khan, Chaka
  • Braugher, Andre
  • Funk Brothers
  • Artisan Entertainment (Firm)
Runtime
107
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Funk Brothers
  • Motown Record Corporation
  • Video recordings for the hearing impaired
Target audience
general
Technique
live action
Label
Standing in the shadows of Motown, Artisan Entertainment presents an Elliott Scott/Rimshot production of a Paul Justman film ; produced by Sandy Passman, Allan Slutsky and Paul Justman ; narration written by Walter Dallas and Ntozake Shange ; directed by Paul Justman, (videorecording)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Inspired by the book "Standing in the shadows of Motown" by Allan "Dr. Licks" Slutsky
  • Special features: Audio commentary with director and producer; trivia track; dinner with the Funk Brothers; multiangle jam sessions; deleted scenes; Funk video biographies; music video montage; selected discography, and more
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
mixed
Contents
Special features: Disc 1: Audio commentary with director and producer -- Trivia track Song selections/Performances -- How it all began: The photo that started it all -- The video that started it all -- BMWFilms.Com presents The hire: a series of short films (Hostage ; Ticker ; Beat the devil) -- Disc 2: Dinner with the Funk Brothers -- Multiangle jam sessions -- Deleted scenes -- At long last glory -- Funk Brothers video biographies -- Music video montage -- Selected discography -- Honorable mentions -- Hi-resolution DVD-ROM playable version -- Interactive virtual recording studio
Control code
ocm51762497
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
2 videodiscs (107 min.)
Medium for sound
videodisc
Note
jp 02/17
Other control number
012236137801
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
13780
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System details
DVD 6.1 DTS-ES/5.1 Dolby-EX/2.0 Dolby stereo; 16x9 widescreen version
Video recording format
DVD
Label
Standing in the shadows of Motown, Artisan Entertainment presents an Elliott Scott/Rimshot production of a Paul Justman film ; produced by Sandy Passman, Allan Slutsky and Paul Justman ; narration written by Walter Dallas and Ntozake Shange ; directed by Paul Justman, (videorecording)
Publication
Note
  • Inspired by the book "Standing in the shadows of Motown" by Allan "Dr. Licks" Slutsky
  • Special features: Audio commentary with director and producer; trivia track; dinner with the Funk Brothers; multiangle jam sessions; deleted scenes; Funk video biographies; music video montage; selected discography, and more
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
mixed
Contents
Special features: Disc 1: Audio commentary with director and producer -- Trivia track Song selections/Performances -- How it all began: The photo that started it all -- The video that started it all -- BMWFilms.Com presents The hire: a series of short films (Hostage ; Ticker ; Beat the devil) -- Disc 2: Dinner with the Funk Brothers -- Multiangle jam sessions -- Deleted scenes -- At long last glory -- Funk Brothers video biographies -- Music video montage -- Selected discography -- Honorable mentions -- Hi-resolution DVD-ROM playable version -- Interactive virtual recording studio
Control code
ocm51762497
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
2 videodiscs (107 min.)
Medium for sound
videodisc
Note
jp 02/17
Other control number
012236137801
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
13780
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System details
DVD 6.1 DTS-ES/5.1 Dolby-EX/2.0 Dolby stereo; 16x9 widescreen version
Video recording format
DVD

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