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The Resource Standing in the shadows of Motown, Artisan Entertainment ; an Elliott Scott/Rimshot production of a Paul Justman film ; narration written by Walter Dallas and Ntozake Shange ; produced by Sandy Passman, Allan Slutsky and Paul Justman ; directed by Paul Justman, (DVD)

Standing in the shadows of Motown, Artisan Entertainment ; an Elliott Scott/Rimshot production of a Paul Justman film ; narration written by Walter Dallas and Ntozake Shange ; produced by Sandy Passman, Allan Slutsky and Paul Justman ; directed by Paul Justman, (DVD)

Label
Standing in the shadows of Motown
Title
Standing in the shadows of Motown
Statement of responsibility
Artisan Entertainment ; an Elliott Scott/Rimshot production of a Paul Justman film ; narration written by Walter Dallas and Ntozake Shange ; produced by Sandy Passman, Allan Slutsky and Paul Justman ; directed by Paul Justman
Title variation
Motown
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • eng
  • eng
Summary
The story of the Funk Brothers, the group of musicians that played on every single hit Motown record from the label's beginnings to 1972
Related
Awards note
National Society of Film Critics, Best Film of the Year, Non-Fiction.
Cataloging source
B6U
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Directors of photography, Doug Milsome, Lon Stratton ; editor, Anne Erikson ; narrator, Andre Braugher
Dewey number
784/.0973
Intended audience
MPAA rating: PG. For language and thematic elements
Language note
English with optional subtitles in English or Spanish; closed-captioned
LC call number
ML421.F85
LC item number
S73 2003
PerformerNote
Funk Brothers (Joe Hunter, Johnny Griffith, keyboards ; Joe Messina, Eddie "Chank" Willis, guitars ; Bob Babbitt, bass ; Jack "Black Jack" Ashford, percussion ; Richard "Pistol" Allen, Uriel Jones, drums ; and in spirit, Earl "Chunk of Funk" Van Dyke, Robert White, James "Igor" Jamerson, Eddie "Bongo" Brown, William "Papa Zita" Benjamin) ; with, Gerald Levert, Joan Osborne, Meshell Ndegeocello, Bootsy Collins, Ben Harper, Chaka Khan, Montell Jordan, vocals ; Tom Scott, saxophone
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1932-2002
  • 1934-
  • 1927-2007
  • 1934-2009
  • 1928-
  • 1936-2018-
  • 1925-1969
  • 1936-1983
  • 1936-1994
  • 1969-
  • 1948-
  • 1969-
  • 1944-2012
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Scott, Elliott
  • Justman, Paul
  • Passman, Sandy
  • Dallas, Walter
  • Shange, Ntozake
  • Allen, Richard
  • Ashford, Jack
  • Babbitt, Bob
  • Griffith, Johnny
  • Hunter, Joe
  • Jones, Uriel
  • Messina, Joe
  • Willis, Eddie
  • Benjamin, Benny
  • Brown, Eddie
  • Jamerson, James
  • Van Dyke, Earl
  • White, Robert
  • Braugher, Andre
  • Levert, Gerald
  • Osborne, Joan
  • NdegéOcello, Me'Shell
  • Collins, Bootsy
  • Scott, Tom
  • Harper, Ben
  • Khan, Chaka
  • Jordan, Montell
  • Owen, Clive
  • Scott, Tony
  • Slutsky, Allan
  • Funk Brothers
  • Elliott Scott Productions
  • Rimshot Productions, LLC
  • Artisan Entertainment (Firm)
  • Artisan Home Entertainment (Firm)
  • BWM Films
Runtime
110
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Funk Brothers
  • Motown Record Corporation
  • Musicians
  • Popular music
  • Popular music
  • Rhythm and blues music
  • Soul music
Target audience
general
Technique
live action
Label
Standing in the shadows of Motown, Artisan Entertainment ; an Elliott Scott/Rimshot production of a Paul Justman film ; narration written by Walter Dallas and Ntozake Shange ; produced by Sandy Passman, Allan Slutsky and Paul Justman ; directed by Paul Justman, (DVD)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Originally released as a documentary film in 2002
  • Inspired by the book "Standing in the shadows of Motown" by Allan "Dr. Licks" Slutsky
  • Biographical notes ([10] p. : ports.), technical notes (1 sheet) and contents note for bonus short films (1 sheet : col. ill.) inserted in container
  • With: Short films: BMWFilms.com presents The hire: a series of short films (Hostage, Ticker, Beat the devil), starring Clive Owen, from directors, Tony Scott, John Woo, Joe Carnahan.
Accompanying material
1 booklet
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
stereophonic
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Special features: Disc 1: Audio commentary with director and producer -- Trivia track -- Song selections/Performances -- How it all began: The photo that started it all ; The video that started it all -- BMWFilms.Com presents The hire: a series of short films (Hostage ; Ticker ; Beat the devil) -- Disc 2: Dinner with the Funk Brothers -- Multiangle jam sessions -- Deleted scenes -- The ones that didn't make it -- At long last glory -- Funk Brothers video biographies -- Music video montage -- Selected discography -- Honorable mentions -- Hi-resolution DVD-ROM playable version -- Interactive virtual recording studio
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. +
Dimensions
other
Extent
2 videodiscs (approximately 110 min.)
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
012236137801
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
13780
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • ocn829338583
  • (OCoLC)829338583
  • 1338894
System details
DVD; region 1; 6.1 DTS-ES/5.1 Dolby-EX/2.0 Dolby stereo.; widescreen 16:9
Terms governing use
Home use only.
Video recording format
DVD
Label
Standing in the shadows of Motown, Artisan Entertainment ; an Elliott Scott/Rimshot production of a Paul Justman film ; narration written by Walter Dallas and Ntozake Shange ; produced by Sandy Passman, Allan Slutsky and Paul Justman ; directed by Paul Justman, (DVD)
Publication
Note
  • Originally released as a documentary film in 2002
  • Inspired by the book "Standing in the shadows of Motown" by Allan "Dr. Licks" Slutsky
  • Biographical notes ([10] p. : ports.), technical notes (1 sheet) and contents note for bonus short films (1 sheet : col. ill.) inserted in container
  • With: Short films: BMWFilms.com presents The hire: a series of short films (Hostage, Ticker, Beat the devil), starring Clive Owen, from directors, Tony Scott, John Woo, Joe Carnahan.
Accompanying material
1 booklet
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
stereophonic
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Special features: Disc 1: Audio commentary with director and producer -- Trivia track -- Song selections/Performances -- How it all began: The photo that started it all ; The video that started it all -- BMWFilms.Com presents The hire: a series of short films (Hostage ; Ticker ; Beat the devil) -- Disc 2: Dinner with the Funk Brothers -- Multiangle jam sessions -- Deleted scenes -- The ones that didn't make it -- At long last glory -- Funk Brothers video biographies -- Music video montage -- Selected discography -- Honorable mentions -- Hi-resolution DVD-ROM playable version -- Interactive virtual recording studio
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. +
Dimensions
other
Extent
2 videodiscs (approximately 110 min.)
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
012236137801
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
13780
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • ocn829338583
  • (OCoLC)829338583
  • 1338894
System details
DVD; region 1; 6.1 DTS-ES/5.1 Dolby-EX/2.0 Dolby stereo.; widescreen 16:9
Terms governing use
Home use only.
Video recording format
DVD

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