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The Resource African American lives, 2, a production of Kunhardt Productions, Inkwell Films & Thirteen/WNET New York, (DVD)

African American lives, 2, a production of Kunhardt Productions, Inkwell Films & Thirteen/WNET New York, (DVD)

Label
African American lives, 2
Title
African American lives
Title number
2
Statement of responsibility
a production of Kunhardt Productions, Inkwell Films & Thirteen/WNET New York
Title variation
African American lives two
Contributor
Director
Producer
Screenwriter
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • eng
  • eng
Summary
Features Gates guiding eleven other African Americans on a search for their ancestry while exploring the history of African Americans from the Middle Passage and slavery to the early 20th century. Shows how genealogical investigations and DNA analysis help Maya Angelou, Bliss Broyard, Don Cheadle, Morgan Freeman, Peter Gomes, Kathleen Henderson, Linda Johnson Rice, Tom Joyner, Jackie Joyner-Kersee, Chris Rock, Tina Turner, and Gates himself discover where they come from and who they are
Member of
Cataloging source
TEFMT
Characteristic
videorecording
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/collectionName
African American lives (Television program)
Credits note
Executive producers, Henry Louis Gates, Jr. ... [et al.] ; written by Henry Louis Gates, Jr. ; original score, Michael Bacon
Dewey number
  • 973/.0496073
  • 973/.004
  • 929/.2089960733
Intended audience
  • In English ; closed captioned
  • Not rated
LC call number
E185.96
LC item number
.A37 2008
PerformerNote
Host, Henry Louis Gates, Jr
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1963-
  • 1949-
  • 1962-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Gates, Henry Louis
  • Youngelson, Jack,
  • Gladsjo, Leslie Asako,
  • Sweet, Jesse,
  • Judd, Graham,
  • Angelou, Maya
  • Broyard, Bliss
  • Cheadle, Don
  • Freeman, Morgan
  • Gomes, Peter J
  • Henderson, Kathleen
  • Rice, Linda Johnson
  • Joyner, Tom
  • Joyner-Kersee, Jacqueline
  • Rock, Chris
  • Turner, Tina
  • Kunhardt Productions
  • Inkwell Films (Firm)
  • WNET (Television station : New York, N.Y.)
  • PBS Home Video
  • Paramount Home Entertainment (Firm)
Runtime
240
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • African Americans
  • African Americans
  • African Americans
  • Genealogy
  • DNA fingerprinting
Target audience
general
Technique
live action
Label
African American lives, 2, a production of Kunhardt Productions, Inkwell Films & Thirteen/WNET New York, (DVD)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Originally broadcast on PBS in 2008
  • "Enhanced for 16x9 televisions" -- Container
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
  • Road home
  • producer/director, Jack Youngelson ; editor, Sari Gilman
  • A way out of no way
  • producer/director, Leslie Asako Gladsj? ; editor, Merril Stern
  • We come from people
  • producer/director, Jesse Sweet ; editor, Ed Barteski
  • Past is another country
  • producer/director, Graham Judd ; editor, Kate Hirson
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Widescreen format.
Extent
1 videodisc (DVD) (240 min.)
Isbn
9781415738504
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
841887052320
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
705232
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • ocn191078245
  • (OCoLC)191078245
  • 1163371
System details
DVD, region 1, NTSC; Dolby digital 5.1 surround
Video recording format
DVD
Label
African American lives, 2, a production of Kunhardt Productions, Inkwell Films & Thirteen/WNET New York, (DVD)
Publication
Note
  • Originally broadcast on PBS in 2008
  • "Enhanced for 16x9 televisions" -- Container
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
  • Road home
  • producer/director, Jack Youngelson ; editor, Sari Gilman
  • A way out of no way
  • producer/director, Leslie Asako Gladsj? ; editor, Merril Stern
  • We come from people
  • producer/director, Jesse Sweet ; editor, Ed Barteski
  • Past is another country
  • producer/director, Graham Judd ; editor, Kate Hirson
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Widescreen format.
Extent
1 videodisc (DVD) (240 min.)
Isbn
9781415738504
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
841887052320
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
705232
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • ocn191078245
  • (OCoLC)191078245
  • 1163371
System details
DVD, region 1, NTSC; Dolby digital 5.1 surround
Video recording format
DVD

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