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The Resource The African Americans (DVD) : many rivers to cross, with Henry Louis Gates, Jr., A film by Kunhardt McGee Productions, Inkwell Films, and THIRTEEN Productions, LLC, in association with Ark Media ; senior producer, Rachel Dretzin ; written by Henry Louis Gates, Jr. ; directors, Phil Bertelsen, Leslie Asaka Gladsjo, Sabin Streeter, Jamilla Wignot, (videorecording DVD)

The African Americans (DVD) : many rivers to cross, with Henry Louis Gates, Jr., A film by Kunhardt McGee Productions, Inkwell Films, and THIRTEEN Productions, LLC, in association with Ark Media ; senior producer, Rachel Dretzin ; written by Henry Louis Gates, Jr. ; directors, Phil Bertelsen, Leslie Asaka Gladsjo, Sabin Streeter, Jamilla Wignot, (videorecording DVD)

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The African Americans (DVD) : many rivers to cross, with Henry Louis Gates, Jr.
Title
The African Americans (DVD)
Title remainder
many rivers to cross, with Henry Louis Gates, Jr.
Statement of responsibility
A film by Kunhardt McGee Productions, Inkwell Films, and THIRTEEN Productions, LLC, in association with Ark Media ; senior producer, Rachel Dretzin ; written by Henry Louis Gates, Jr. ; directors, Phil Bertelsen, Leslie Asaka Gladsjo, Sabin Streeter, Jamilla Wignot
Contributor
Author
Broadcaster
Director of photography
Editor of moving image work
Film distributor
Host
Production company
Television director
Television producer
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Explore with Professor Henry Louis Gates, Jr., the evolution of the African-American people, as well as the multiplicity of cultural institutions, political strategies, and religious and social perspectives they developed-forging their own history, culture and society against unimaginable odds
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Editors, Paula Heredia, Kim Miille, Nancy Novack, Bruce Shaw, Howard Sharp ; original score, Paul Brill ; director of photography, Graham Smith
Intended audience
Rating: Not rated
Language note
English dialogue with optional English subtitles for the deaf and hard of hearing and optional English video description
PerformerNote
Host: Henry Louis Gates Jr
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1968-
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  • Gates, Henry Louis
  • Goodman, Rachel Dretzin
  • Bertelsen, Phil
  • Gladsjo, Leslie Asako
  • Streeter, Sabin
  • Heredia, Paula
  • Brill, Paul
  • Smith, Graham
  • Kunhardt McGee Productions
  • Inkwell Films (Firm)
  • Ark Media (Firm)
  • Public Broadcasting Service (U.S.)
  • PBS Distribution (Firm)
Runtime
360
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  • African Americans
  • African Americans
  • African Americans
  • Historical television programs
  • Documentary television programs
  • Video recordings for the hearing impaired
  • Video recordings for people with visual disabilities
  • United States
Technique
live action
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Label
The African Americans (DVD) : many rivers to cross, with Henry Louis Gates, Jr., A film by Kunhardt McGee Productions, Inkwell Films, and THIRTEEN Productions, LLC, in association with Ark Media ; senior producer, Rachel Dretzin ; written by Henry Louis Gates, Jr. ; directors, Phil Bertelsen, Leslie Asaka Gladsjo, Sabin Streeter, Jamilla Wignot, (videorecording DVD)
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Publication
Distribution
Note
  • Originally broadcast on PBS Television in 2013
  • "2 disc set"--Container
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Disc 1: Episode one. The Black Atlantic (1500-1800); Episode two. The Age of Slavery (1800-1860); Episode three. Into the Fire (1861-1896) -- Disc 2: Episode four. Making a Way Out of No Way (1897-1940); Episode five. Rise! (1940-1968); Episode six. A more perfect Union (1968-2013)
Control code
sky258329251
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Edition
Widescreen version.
Extent
2 videodiscs (approximately 360 min.)
Isbn
9781608839971
Lccn
2014001438
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
sound, color, with black and white sequences
System details
DVD format; NTSC, widescreen
Label
The African Americans (DVD) : many rivers to cross, with Henry Louis Gates, Jr., A film by Kunhardt McGee Productions, Inkwell Films, and THIRTEEN Productions, LLC, in association with Ark Media ; senior producer, Rachel Dretzin ; written by Henry Louis Gates, Jr. ; directors, Phil Bertelsen, Leslie Asaka Gladsjo, Sabin Streeter, Jamilla Wignot, (videorecording DVD)
Publication
Distribution
Note
  • Originally broadcast on PBS Television in 2013
  • "2 disc set"--Container
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Disc 1: Episode one. The Black Atlantic (1500-1800); Episode two. The Age of Slavery (1800-1860); Episode three. Into the Fire (1861-1896) -- Disc 2: Episode four. Making a Way Out of No Way (1897-1940); Episode five. Rise! (1940-1968); Episode six. A more perfect Union (1968-2013)
Control code
sky258329251
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Edition
Widescreen version.
Extent
2 videodiscs (approximately 360 min.)
Isbn
9781608839971
Lccn
2014001438
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
sound, color, with black and white sequences
System details
DVD format; NTSC, widescreen

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