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The Resource America, America, Warner Bros. Pictures ; written and directed by Elia Kazan

America, America, Warner Bros. Pictures ; written and directed by Elia Kazan

Label
America, America
Title
America, America
Statement of responsibility
Warner Bros. Pictures ; written and directed by Elia Kazan
Title variation
Elia Kazan's America, America
Contributor
Actor
Screenwriter
Commentator
Composer
Director
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • eng
  • fre
  • eng
  • eng
Summary
"Elia Kazan's own words begin the saga of young Stavros, who leaves his war-torn homeland behind to begin a new life. With his family's meager fortune and his father's blessing, Stavros encounters both allies and adversaries on a dramatic trek. He ultimately achieves his dream through sheer determination and will, thereby earning his nickname : America America"--Container
Awards note
Academy Award for Best Art Direction-Set Decoration, Black-and-White (Gene Callahan)
Cataloging source
TEFMT
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Director of photography, Haskell Wexler ; music, Manos Hadjidakis ; editor, Dede Allen ; lyrics, Nikos Gatsos ; narrator, Elia Kazan
Dewey number
791.43/72
Intended audience
Not rated
Language note
English dialogue; optional English SDH or French subtitles
LC call number
PN1997
LC item number
.A44 2011
PerformerNote
Stathes Gialleles, Frank Wolff, Harry Davis, Elena Karam, Estelle Hemsley, Gregory Rozakis, Lou Antonio, Salem Ludwig, John Marley, Joanna Frank, Paul Mann, Linda Marsh, Robert H. Harris, Katharine Balfour
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1925-1994
  • 1941-
  • 1928-1971
  • 1909-2001
  • 1907-1993
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Kazan, Elia
  • Chatzidakēs, Manos
  • Giallelis, Stathis
  • Wolff, Frank
  • Karam, Elena
  • Davis, Harry
  • Hirsch, Foster
  • Warner Bros. Pictures (1923-1967)
  • Warner Home Video (Firm)
Runtime
168
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Greeks
  • Turkey
  • United States
  • Emigration and immigration
  • Greeks
  • Turkey
  • United States
Technique
live action
Label
America, America, Warner Bros. Pictures ; written and directed by Elia Kazan
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Based on Kazan's novel of the same name
  • Originally produced as a motion picture in 1963
  • Special features: commentary by historian Foster Hirsch
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
  • vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
black and white
Configuration of playback channels
monaural
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
  • tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (168 min.)
Isbn
9780780666054
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
  • 883929158256
  • 00883929158256
Other physical details
sound, black and white
Publisher number
  • 2000048958
  • 1000170025
  • 3000034333
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • ocn690030679
  • (OCoLC)690030679
System details
DVD, widescreen; Dolby Digital mono.; region 1
Video recording format
DVD
Label
America, America, Warner Bros. Pictures ; written and directed by Elia Kazan
Publication
Note
  • Based on Kazan's novel of the same name
  • Originally produced as a motion picture in 1963
  • Special features: commentary by historian Foster Hirsch
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
  • vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
black and white
Configuration of playback channels
monaural
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
  • tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (168 min.)
Isbn
9780780666054
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
  • 883929158256
  • 00883929158256
Other physical details
sound, black and white
Publisher number
  • 2000048958
  • 1000170025
  • 3000034333
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • ocn690030679
  • (OCoLC)690030679
System details
DVD, widescreen; Dolby Digital mono.; region 1
Video recording format
DVD

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