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The Resource Man of Aran, a Gaumont-British Picture Corporation Ltd. presentation of the Gainsborough Picture ; written, directed, and photographed by Robert Flaherty in collaboration with Frances Flaherty ; produced by Michael Balcon, (videorecording)

Man of Aran, a Gaumont-British Picture Corporation Ltd. presentation of the Gainsborough Picture ; written, directed, and photographed by Robert Flaherty in collaboration with Frances Flaherty ; produced by Michael Balcon, (videorecording)

Label
Man of Aran
Title
Man of Aran
Statement of responsibility
a Gaumont-British Picture Corporation Ltd. presentation of the Gainsborough Picture ; written, directed, and photographed by Robert Flaherty in collaboration with Frances Flaherty ; produced by Michael Balcon
Title variation
Robert Flaherty's
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Documents the life of a family in a small fishing village in the Aran Islands, Ireland, as it struggles to win the daily battle against its magnificent opponent--the sea
Cataloging source
VPL
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Original music, John Greenwood, musical score by John Greenwood under the direction of Louis Levy; music direction, Louis Levy; editor and scenarist, John Goldman; cinematography, Robert J. Flaherty; assistant director, Pat Mullin (John), of Aran
Date time place
  • DVD release of the 1934 motion picture production
  • Recorded at Gainsborough Studios, Islington (London, England)
PerformerNote
Colman "Tiger" King, Maggie Dirrane, Michael Dillane
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1884-1951
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Flaherty, Robert Joseph
  • King, Colman
  • Dirrane, Maggie
  • Dillane, Michael
  • Gaumont British Picture Corp
  • Gainsborough Studios
  • Home Vision Entertainment (Firm)
  • Janus Films
Runtime
77
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Aran Islands (Ireland)
  • Fishing villages
Target audience
adult
Technique
live action
Label
Man of Aran, a Gaumont-British Picture Corporation Ltd. presentation of the Gainsborough Picture ; written, directed, and photographed by Robert Flaherty in collaboration with Frances Flaherty ; produced by Michael Balcon, (videorecording)
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • Special features: How the Myth was made (a 60 min. documentary about the making of Man of Aran, presented in color) -- Hidden and Seeking: a documentary excerpt featuring Frances Flaherty (presented in b&w) -- Flaherty and Film: a filmed discussion of Man of Aran with Frances Flaherty (presented in b&w) -- Looking Back: Robert J. Flaherty reflects on the making of Man of Aran (presented in color) -- Outside the Frame: a gallery of rare photos and sketches (presented in b&w)
  • "Specially composed score based on the original Irish folk songs of the Aran Islands"--Credits
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
  • vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
black and white
Configuration of playback channels
monaural
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
  • tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
ocm52498856
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
DVD edition.
Extent
1 videodisc (77 min.)
Isbn
9780780024809
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Note
941.748 M311 ; XX-D ; 1DVD/1AW
Other physical details
sound, black and white
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
Stock number
MAN 240
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 7288760
  • (Sirsi) 7288760
  • 7288760
System details
DVD, Dolby digital mono
Video recording format
DVD
Label
Man of Aran, a Gaumont-British Picture Corporation Ltd. presentation of the Gainsborough Picture ; written, directed, and photographed by Robert Flaherty in collaboration with Frances Flaherty ; produced by Michael Balcon, (videorecording)
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • Special features: How the Myth was made (a 60 min. documentary about the making of Man of Aran, presented in color) -- Hidden and Seeking: a documentary excerpt featuring Frances Flaherty (presented in b&w) -- Flaherty and Film: a filmed discussion of Man of Aran with Frances Flaherty (presented in b&w) -- Looking Back: Robert J. Flaherty reflects on the making of Man of Aran (presented in color) -- Outside the Frame: a gallery of rare photos and sketches (presented in b&w)
  • "Specially composed score based on the original Irish folk songs of the Aran Islands"--Credits
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
  • vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
black and white
Configuration of playback channels
monaural
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
  • tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
ocm52498856
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
DVD edition.
Extent
1 videodisc (77 min.)
Isbn
9780780024809
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Note
941.748 M311 ; XX-D ; 1DVD/1AW
Other physical details
sound, black and white
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
Stock number
MAN 240
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 7288760
  • (Sirsi) 7288760
  • 7288760
System details
DVD, Dolby digital mono
Video recording format
DVD

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