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The Resource Thomas Jefferson, a Florentine Films production ; produced by Ken Burns [and] Camilla Rockwell ; written by Geoffrey C. Ward ; produced in association with WETA-TV, Washington, (DVD videorecording)

Thomas Jefferson, a Florentine Films production ; produced by Ken Burns [and] Camilla Rockwell ; written by Geoffrey C. Ward ; produced in association with WETA-TV, Washington, (DVD videorecording)

Label
Thomas Jefferson
Title
Thomas Jefferson
Statement of responsibility
a Florentine Films production ; produced by Ken Burns [and] Camilla Rockwell ; written by Geoffrey C. Ward ; produced in association with WETA-TV, Washington
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Chronicles the life of Thomas Jefferson
Related
Cataloging source
RNC
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Cinematography, Allen Moore [et al.]; edited by Paul Barnes, Kevin Kertscher; music editor, Jennifer Dunnington
Language note
Closed-captioned
PerformerNote
Narrated by Ossie Davis; voices: Sam Waterston as Thomas Jefferson, Philip Bosco as John Adams, Blythe Danner as Martha Jefferson, Amy Madigan as Patsy Jefferson, Michael Potts as Isaac
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1953-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Burns, Ken
  • Waterston, Sam
  • Davis, Ossie
  • Rockwell, Camilla
  • Ward, Geoffrey C
  • Florentine Films
  • WETA-TV (Television station : Washington, D.C.)
  • PBS Home Video
  • Warner Home Video (Firm)
Runtime
180
Series statement
A Ken Burns film
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Jefferson, Thomas
  • Presidents
  • Documentary films
  • Video recordings for the hearing impaired
Technique
live action
Label
Thomas Jefferson, a Florentine Films production ; produced by Ken Burns [and] Camilla Rockwell ; written by Geoffrey C. Ward ; produced in association with WETA-TV, Washington, (DVD videorecording)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Documentary
  • "Dual-layer format; layer transition may trigger a slight pause"--Container
  • "PBS DVD Gold."
  • Screen format: standard version presented in a format preserving the aspect ratio of its original television exhibition
  • Special features: Ken Burns: Making history (a behind-the-scenes look at how Ken Burns makes his films); A conversation with Ken Burns (a look into what inspires the filmmaker)
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
stereophonic
Control code
ocm48250245
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (ca. 3 hr.)
Isbn
9781415702581
Isbn Type
PBS Home
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
097368859340 PBS Home
Other physical details
sd., col. with b&w sequences, digital
Publisher number
  • DVD 643 B5594D
  • DVD 643 88593
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System details
DVD; stereo
Video recording format
laserdisc
Label
Thomas Jefferson, a Florentine Films production ; produced by Ken Burns [and] Camilla Rockwell ; written by Geoffrey C. Ward ; produced in association with WETA-TV, Washington, (DVD videorecording)
Publication
Note
  • Documentary
  • "Dual-layer format; layer transition may trigger a slight pause"--Container
  • "PBS DVD Gold."
  • Screen format: standard version presented in a format preserving the aspect ratio of its original television exhibition
  • Special features: Ken Burns: Making history (a behind-the-scenes look at how Ken Burns makes his films); A conversation with Ken Burns (a look into what inspires the filmmaker)
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
stereophonic
Control code
ocm48250245
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (ca. 3 hr.)
Isbn
9781415702581
Isbn Type
PBS Home
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
097368859340 PBS Home
Other physical details
sd., col. with b&w sequences, digital
Publisher number
  • DVD 643 B5594D
  • DVD 643 88593
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System details
DVD; stereo
Video recording format
laserdisc

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