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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 ; a film directed by Ken Burns ; produced in association with WETA, Washington, DC

Mark Twain, a Florentine Films production ; produced by Dayton Duncan & Ken Burns ; written by Dayton Duncan & Geoffrey C. Ward ; a film directed by Ken Burns ; produced in association with WETA, Washington, DC

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 ; a film directed by Ken Burns ; produced in association with WETA, Washington, DC
Contributor
Subject
Language
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
Related
Cataloging source
HCO
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Editing, Erik W. Ewers and Craig Mellish ; cinematography, Buddy Squires, Allen Moore, and Ken Burns
Dewey number
791.43/72
Language note
Closed-captioned for the hearing impaired
PerformerNote
Narrator, Keith David ; voice of Mark Twain, Kevin Conway ; other voices, Philip Bosco, Blythe Danner, Ann Duquesnay
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
  • Bosco, Philip
  • Danner, Blythe
  • Duquesnay, Ann
  • Squires, Buddy
  • Florentine Films
  • WETA-TV (Television station : Washington, D.C.)
  • PBS DVD (Firm)
  • Warner Home Video (Firm)
Runtime
220
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Twain, Mark
  • Authors, American
  • Films for the hearing impaired
  • Biographical television programs
  • DVD-Video discs
Technique
live action
Label
Mark Twain, a Florentine Films production ; produced by Dayton Duncan & Ken Burns ; written by Dayton Duncan & Geoffrey C. Ward ; a film directed by Ken Burns ; produced in association with WETA, Washington, DC
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Double-sided disc. Side A: Part one ; side B: Part two
  • Special DVD features: The making of Mark Twain, with Ken Burns and Dayton Duncan ; interview outtakes with Hal Holbrook, Arthur Miller, Russell Banks and others ; Ken Burns: making history, a behind-the-scenes look at how Ken Burns makes his films ; A conversation with Ken Burns, an intimate look into what inspires filmmaker Ken Burns
  • "PBS DVD gold"--Container
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
  • vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
mixed
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
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 (ca. 220 min.)
Isbn
9780780637153
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
794054860825
Other physical details
sd., b&w with col. sequences
Publisher number
B8608
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • ocm48778481
  • 994729
System details
DVD
Video recording format
laserdisc
Label
Mark Twain, a Florentine Films production ; produced by Dayton Duncan & Ken Burns ; written by Dayton Duncan & Geoffrey C. Ward ; a film directed by Ken Burns ; produced in association with WETA, Washington, DC
Publication
Note
  • Double-sided disc. Side A: Part one ; side B: Part two
  • Special DVD features: The making of Mark Twain, with Ken Burns and Dayton Duncan ; interview outtakes with Hal Holbrook, Arthur Miller, Russell Banks and others ; Ken Burns: making history, a behind-the-scenes look at how Ken Burns makes his films ; A conversation with Ken Burns, an intimate look into what inspires filmmaker Ken Burns
  • "PBS DVD gold"--Container
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
  • vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
mixed
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
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 (ca. 220 min.)
Isbn
9780780637153
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
794054860825
Other physical details
sd., b&w with col. sequences
Publisher number
B8608
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • ocm48778481
  • 994729
System details
DVD
Video recording format
laserdisc

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