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The Resource Mark Twain, a Florentine Films production ; produced by Dayton Duncan & Ken Burns ; written by Dayton Duncan & Geoffrey C. Ward ; directed by Ken Burns, (videorecording)

Mark Twain, a Florentine Films production ; produced by Dayton Duncan & Ken Burns ; written by Dayton Duncan & Geoffrey C. Ward ; directed by Ken Burns, (videorecording)

Label
Mark Twain
Title
Mark Twain
Statement of responsibility
a Florentine Films production ; produced by Dayton Duncan & Ken Burns ; written by Dayton Duncan & Geoffrey C. Ward ; directed by Ken Burns
Contributor
Author of screenplay,
Cinematographer
Director
Interviewee
Narrator
Producer
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Recounts Mark Twain's life told primarily through his own words. Includes interviews with Hal Holbrook, Arthur Miller, William Styron and many others
Cataloging source
GZT
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Cinematography, Buddy Squires, Allen Moore, Ken Burns; voice of Mark Twain, Kevin Conway; edited by Erik W. Ewers, Craig Mellish
Intended audience
Rating: Not rated
Language note
Closed-captioned. English subtitled for deaf and hearing impaired
PerformerNote
Narrator: Keith David
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1953-
  • 1915-2005
  • 1925-2006
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • David, Keith
  • Burns, Ken
  • Duncan, Dayton
  • Ward, Geoffrey C.
  • Holbrook, Hal
  • Miller, Arthur
  • Styron, William
  • Florentine Films
  • PBS Distribution (Firm)
Runtime
240
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Twain, Mark
  • Burns, Ken
  • Authors, American
Target audience
general
Technique
live action
Label
Mark Twain, a Florentine Films production ; produced by Dayton Duncan & Ken Burns ; written by Dayton Duncan & Geoffrey C. Ward ; directed by Ken Burns, (videorecording)
Instantiates
Distribution
Note
  • Originally produced in 2001
  • Special features : Disc one. The Making of Mark Twain with Ken Burns and Dayton Duncan; interview outtakes with Hal Holbrook, Arthur Miller, Russell Banks and others; memorable Mark Twain quotes and photographs. Disc two. Ken Burns: Making History (See what inspires Ken Burns to think beyond what history books dictate to create gripping and compelling films); A Conversation with Ken Burns (An unprecedented look at the filmmaker at work -- gathering history, making history)
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
  • vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
mixed
Configuration of playback channels
stereophonic
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
  • tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
ocn757741569
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
DVD.
Extent
2 videodiscs (240 min.)
Isbn
9781415702536
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Note
920 T911 ; XX-D ; 1DVD/1AW ; CC ; [B14MD196, 3@$14.28, DLG/CSS ].
Other control number
841887051354
Other physical details
sound, black and white with color sequences
Publisher number
MKTW600
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 757741569
  • (OCoLC)757741569
System details
DVD, playable in Region 1, full screen, stereo
Video recording format
DVD
Label
Mark Twain, a Florentine Films production ; produced by Dayton Duncan & Ken Burns ; written by Dayton Duncan & Geoffrey C. Ward ; directed by Ken Burns, (videorecording)
Distribution
Note
  • Originally produced in 2001
  • Special features : Disc one. The Making of Mark Twain with Ken Burns and Dayton Duncan; interview outtakes with Hal Holbrook, Arthur Miller, Russell Banks and others; memorable Mark Twain quotes and photographs. Disc two. Ken Burns: Making History (See what inspires Ken Burns to think beyond what history books dictate to create gripping and compelling films); A Conversation with Ken Burns (An unprecedented look at the filmmaker at work -- gathering history, making history)
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
  • vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
mixed
Configuration of playback channels
stereophonic
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
  • tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
ocn757741569
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
DVD.
Extent
2 videodiscs (240 min.)
Isbn
9781415702536
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Note
920 T911 ; XX-D ; 1DVD/1AW ; CC ; [B14MD196, 3@$14.28, DLG/CSS ].
Other control number
841887051354
Other physical details
sound, black and white with color sequences
Publisher number
MKTW600
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 757741569
  • (OCoLC)757741569
System details
DVD, playable in Region 1, full screen, stereo
Video recording format
DVD

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