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The Resource Shadows, produced by Maurice McEndree ; associate producer, Seymour Cassel ; directed by John Cassavetes ; Faces Distribution Corporation presents

Shadows, produced by Maurice McEndree ; associate producer, Seymour Cassel ; directed by John Cassavetes ; Faces Distribution Corporation presents

Label
Shadows
Title
Shadows
Statement of responsibility
produced by Maurice McEndree ; associate producer, Seymour Cassel ; directed by John Cassavetes ; Faces Distribution Corporation presents
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
The story of an interracial romance and the obstacles it puts on family relationships. When appearing on Jean Shepherd's radio program Night People, Cassevetes mentioned the improvisation work he had done with his acting class, and asked for funding to film it. When listeners actually sent in money, he worked up a script based on the classwork, and with additional funding filmed his story of three siblings, two of whom can pass as white
Cataloging source
APL
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Camera, Erich Kollmar ; editor, Maurice McEndree ; music, Shifi Hadi, [Charles Mingus]
Dewey number
791.4372
Intended audience
Rated PG
Language note
Closed-captioned
LC call number
PN1995.9.M27
LC item number
S53 2004
PerformerNote
Lelia Goldoni, Anthony Ray, Hugh Hurd, Ben Carruthers, Rupert Crosse
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1929-1989
  • 1925-1995
  • 1935-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Cassavetes, John
  • Carruthers, Ben
  • Goldoni, Lelia
  • Ray, Anthony M
  • Hurd, Hugh
  • Cassel, Seymour
  • McEndree, Maurice
  • Faces Distribution Corporation
  • Criterion Collection (Firm)
  • Home Vision Entertainment (Firm)
Runtime
82
Series statement
Criterion collection;
Series volume
251
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Feature films
  • DVD-Video discs
  • Man-woman relationships
  • Interracial dating
  • Families
Target audience
general
Technique
live action
Label
Shadows, produced by Maurice McEndree ; associate producer, Seymour Cassel ; directed by John Cassavetes ; Faces Distribution Corporation presents
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Title from credits
  • 1.33:1 aspect ratio
  • "Presented by Jean Shepherd's Night People"--Credits
  • Videodisc release of the 1959 motion picture ; film restored by UCLA in 2000-2002
  • Running time does not include special features
  • Special features: New high-definition digital transfer, with restored image and sound; video interviews with actress Lelia Goldoni and associate producer Seymour Cassel; rare silent 16mm footage of John Cassavetes and Burt Lane's acting workshop; restoration demonstration; stills gallery featuring rare behind the scenes production phots; trailer; English subtitles for the deaf and hearing impaired; optimal image quality: RSDL dual-layer edition
Accompanying material
1 booklet.
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 (82 min.)
Isbn
9780780029231
Isbn Type
(set)
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
037429187722
Other physical details
sd., b&w
Publisher number
SHA 120
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • ocm56557331
  • 1172608
System details
DVD; Dolby digital
Video recording format
DVD
Label
Shadows, produced by Maurice McEndree ; associate producer, Seymour Cassel ; directed by John Cassavetes ; Faces Distribution Corporation presents
Publication
Note
  • Title from credits
  • 1.33:1 aspect ratio
  • "Presented by Jean Shepherd's Night People"--Credits
  • Videodisc release of the 1959 motion picture ; film restored by UCLA in 2000-2002
  • Running time does not include special features
  • Special features: New high-definition digital transfer, with restored image and sound; video interviews with actress Lelia Goldoni and associate producer Seymour Cassel; rare silent 16mm footage of John Cassavetes and Burt Lane's acting workshop; restoration demonstration; stills gallery featuring rare behind the scenes production phots; trailer; English subtitles for the deaf and hearing impaired; optimal image quality: RSDL dual-layer edition
Accompanying material
1 booklet.
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 (82 min.)
Isbn
9780780029231
Isbn Type
(set)
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
037429187722
Other physical details
sd., b&w
Publisher number
SHA 120
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • ocm56557331
  • 1172608
System details
DVD; Dolby digital
Video recording format
DVD

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