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The Resource New York : a documentary film, a Steeplechase Films production for The American Experience in association with WGBH Boston, Thirteen/WNET in New York, and the New-York Historical Society ; produced by Lisa Ades and Ric Burns; directed by Ric Burns; co-director, Lisa Ades ; written by Ric Burns and James Sanders, (DVD videorecording)

New York : a documentary film, a Steeplechase Films production for The American Experience in association with WGBH Boston, Thirteen/WNET in New York, and the New-York Historical Society ; produced by Lisa Ades and Ric Burns; directed by Ric Burns; co-director, Lisa Ades ; written by Ric Burns and James Sanders, (DVD videorecording)

Label
New York : a documentary film
Title
New York
Title remainder
a documentary film
Statement of responsibility
a Steeplechase Films production for The American Experience in association with WGBH Boston, Thirteen/WNET in New York, and the New-York Historical Society ; produced by Lisa Ades and Ric Burns; directed by Ric Burns; co-director, Lisa Ades ; written by Ric Burns and James Sanders
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
This series chronicles the history of New York City from its beginnings in 1609 as a Dutch trading post, through the depression, onto the turbulent years of change in the following decades after WWII, to its present day status as one of the most important and influencial cities in the world. The final episode was created in response to the destruction of the World Trade Center
Member of
Awards note
Emmy Awards, 2000: Outstanding Achievement in Non-fiction Programming, Picture Editing (ep.5) ; Outstanding Achievement in Non-fiction Programming, Cinematography.
Cataloging source
TEF
Characteristic
videorecording
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American experience (Television program)
Credits note
Cinematography, Buddy Squires and Allen Moore; music, Brian Keane; editor, Li-Shin Yu ; narrator, David Ogden Stiers ; co-producer, Marilyn Ness (ep.8)
Intended audience
MPAA rating: Not rated
Language note
Closed captioned
PerformerNote
Featured interviews with: Martin Scorsese, Senator Daniel Patrick Maynihan, Fran Lebowitz, Mayor Rudolph Guiliani, Former Mayor Ed Koch, and others
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1955-
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  • Burns, Ric
  • Sanders, James
  • Ades, Lisa
  • Ness, Marilyn
  • Stiers, David Ogden
  • Steeplechase Films Inc
  • WGBH (Television station : Boston, Mass.)
  • WNET (Television station : New York, N.Y.)
  • New-York Historical Society
  • PBS Home Video
  • Warner Home Video (Firm)
Runtime
840
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  • New York (N.Y.)
  • New York (N.Y.)
  • New York (N.Y.)
Target audience
general
Technique
live action
Label
New York : a documentary film, a Steeplechase Films production for The American Experience in association with WGBH Boston, Thirteen/WNET in New York, and the New-York Historical Society ; produced by Lisa Ades and Ric Burns; directed by Ric Burns; co-director, Lisa Ades ; written by Ric Burns and James Sanders, (DVD videorecording)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • DVD release of a 1999-2003 television production
  • DVD-ROM features require web access via Windows 98, and DVD-ROM drive
  • "PBS DVD gold."
  • Ep. 1-5 aired in 1999, ep. 6-7 in 2001, and ep. 8 in 2003
  • Special features: Charlie Rose interview; additional interviews including Donald Trump and more; archival motion pictures; deleted scenes. Interview with Ric Burns (ep.8)
Color
mixed
Configuration of playback channels
stereophonic
Contents
  • City of tomorrow -- ep. 7.
  • The
  • City and the world -- ep. 8.
  • The
  • Center of the world
  • Ep. 1.
  • The
  • country and the city -- ep. 2.
  • Order and disorder -- ep. 3.
  • Sunshine and shadow -- ep. 4.
  • The
  • power and the people -- ep. 5.
  • Cosmopolis -- ep. 6.
Control code
ocm48013001
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
8 videodiscs (approx. 840 min.)
Isbn
9780780636354
Isbn Type
(set 7 discs)
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
  • 794054857825
  • 794054887020 (8th disc)
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
  • B8578D(set 7)B8579--B8585D
  • B8870
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System details
DVD, Region 1 encoding, Dolby digital
Video recording format
DVD
Label
New York : a documentary film, a Steeplechase Films production for The American Experience in association with WGBH Boston, Thirteen/WNET in New York, and the New-York Historical Society ; produced by Lisa Ades and Ric Burns; directed by Ric Burns; co-director, Lisa Ades ; written by Ric Burns and James Sanders, (DVD videorecording)
Publication
Note
  • DVD release of a 1999-2003 television production
  • DVD-ROM features require web access via Windows 98, and DVD-ROM drive
  • "PBS DVD gold."
  • Ep. 1-5 aired in 1999, ep. 6-7 in 2001, and ep. 8 in 2003
  • Special features: Charlie Rose interview; additional interviews including Donald Trump and more; archival motion pictures; deleted scenes. Interview with Ric Burns (ep.8)
Color
mixed
Configuration of playback channels
stereophonic
Contents
  • City of tomorrow -- ep. 7.
  • The
  • City and the world -- ep. 8.
  • The
  • Center of the world
  • Ep. 1.
  • The
  • country and the city -- ep. 2.
  • Order and disorder -- ep. 3.
  • Sunshine and shadow -- ep. 4.
  • The
  • power and the people -- ep. 5.
  • Cosmopolis -- ep. 6.
Control code
ocm48013001
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
8 videodiscs (approx. 840 min.)
Isbn
9780780636354
Isbn Type
(set 7 discs)
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
  • 794054857825
  • 794054887020 (8th disc)
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
  • B8578D(set 7)B8579--B8585D
  • B8870
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System details
DVD, Region 1 encoding, Dolby digital
Video recording format
DVD

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