The Resource Chris Columbus, Prime Films (Firm), (evideo)

Chris Columbus, Prime Films (Firm), (evideo)

Label
Chris Columbus
Title
Chris Columbus
Statement of responsibility
Prime Films (Firm)
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • eng
  • eng
Summary
Fascinated with comic books as a boy, Chris Columbus set his sights on working for Marvel or DC-until he realized that making movies provided the same thrill, only more so. This program allows viewers to sit down with the director and hear his recollections of breaking into Hollywood, making hit films, and working with high-caliber talent. Columbus talks about his early screenwriting efforts and being hired by John Hughes to direct a project no studio seemed to want-Home Alone. Describing the casting process for that movie, Columbus goes on to discuss working with Robin Williams in Mrs. Doubtfire, lobbying to direct the first Harry Potter film, and being fired by George Lucas and Steven Spielberg
Member of
Cataloging source
AzPhAEM
Characteristic
videorecording
Intended audience
10 & up
Language note
Closed-captioned
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Films on Demand
  • Films for the Humanities & Sciences (Firm)
  • Films Media Group
  • Prime Films (Firm)
Runtime
25
Series statement
Hollywood's Top Directors
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Columbus, Chris
  • Motion pictures
  • Motion pictures
  • Popular culture
  • Sound
Technique
live action
Label
Chris Columbus, Prime Films (Firm), (evideo)
Link
https://www.nclive.org/cgi-bin/nclsm?url=http://fod.infobase.com/PortalPlaylists.aspx?xtid=39136
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Encoded with permission for digital streaming by Films Media Group on May 08, 2010
  • Films on Demand is distributed by Films Media Group for Films for the Humanities & Sciences, Cambridge Educational, Meridian Education, and Shopware
Antecedent source
unknown
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Contents
Director Chris Columbus: Backstory (2:33) -- Comic Books and Storyboards (1:02) -- Chris Columbus: First Time Directing (1:24) -- Film Directors: Finding Projects (3:31) -- Pre-Production: "Home Alone" (2:03) -- Pre-Production: "Harry Potter" (2:09) -- Filmmaking: On Set (2:07) -- Relationship with Steven Spielberg (2:19) -- Harry Potter Film (2:27) -- Pierce Brosnan and James Bond (1:08) -- Director's Favorite Film (2:26) -- Film Director's Last Word (1:23)
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 streaming video file (25 min.)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Governing access note
Access requires authentication through Films on Demand
Level of compression
unknown
Medium for sound
other
Other physical details
sd., col., digital file.
Publisher number
  • 39127s
  • 39136
Quality assurance targets
unknown
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
sound
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
  • remote
  • other
System control number
  • 100039136
  • 100039136
  • (OCoLC)741359516
System details
  • Mode of access: Internet
  • System requirements: FOD playback platform
Video recording format
other
Label
Chris Columbus, Prime Films (Firm), (evideo)
Link
https://www.nclive.org/cgi-bin/nclsm?url=http://fod.infobase.com/PortalPlaylists.aspx?xtid=39136
Publication
Note
  • Encoded with permission for digital streaming by Films Media Group on May 08, 2010
  • Films on Demand is distributed by Films Media Group for Films for the Humanities & Sciences, Cambridge Educational, Meridian Education, and Shopware
Antecedent source
unknown
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Contents
Director Chris Columbus: Backstory (2:33) -- Comic Books and Storyboards (1:02) -- Chris Columbus: First Time Directing (1:24) -- Film Directors: Finding Projects (3:31) -- Pre-Production: "Home Alone" (2:03) -- Pre-Production: "Harry Potter" (2:09) -- Filmmaking: On Set (2:07) -- Relationship with Steven Spielberg (2:19) -- Harry Potter Film (2:27) -- Pierce Brosnan and James Bond (1:08) -- Director's Favorite Film (2:26) -- Film Director's Last Word (1:23)
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 streaming video file (25 min.)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Governing access note
Access requires authentication through Films on Demand
Level of compression
unknown
Medium for sound
other
Other physical details
sd., col., digital file.
Publisher number
  • 39127s
  • 39136
Quality assurance targets
unknown
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
sound
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
  • remote
  • other
System control number
  • 100039136
  • 100039136
  • (OCoLC)741359516
System details
  • Mode of access: Internet
  • System requirements: FOD playback platform
Video recording format
other

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