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The Resource The Shakers : hands to work, hearts to God, produced by Florentine Films, (videorecording)

The Shakers : hands to work, hearts to God, produced by Florentine Films, (videorecording)

Label
The Shakers : hands to work, hearts to God
Title
The Shakers
Title remainder
hands to work, hearts to God
Statement of responsibility
produced by Florentine Films
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
This revealing and poignant film by Ken Burns portrays 200 years of Shaker life in America, guided by the recollections of the three surviving members of the faith, along with a wealth of archival material from over 40 collections. Explore every aspect of this strange and noble sect that produced some of the greatest architecture and furniture in American history
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Cinematography, Ken Burns, Terry Hopkins ; written by Amy Stechler Burns, Wendy Tilghman, Tom Lewis ; produced by Ken Burns and Amy Stechler Burns
Language note
Closed-captioned
PerformerNote
Narrated by David McCullough
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1953-
  • 1955-
  • 1942-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Burns, Ken
  • Stechler, Amy
  • Tilghman, Wendy
  • Lewis, Tom
  • McCullough, David G
  • Florentine Films
  • PBS Home Video
Runtime
58
Series statement
Ken Burns' America collection.
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Shakers
  • Christian sects
  • Collective settlements
  • Films for the hearing impaired
Technique
live action
Label
The Shakers : hands to work, hearts to God, produced by Florentine Films, (videorecording)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Region 1, full screen; Dolby digital; mono
  • Special features include: A conversation with Ken Burns ; and, Ken Burns: making history
Color
mixed
Configuration of playback channels
monaural
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (ca. 58 min.)
Isbn
9781415702567
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other physical details
sd., col. with b&w sequences
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System details
DVD format
Video recording format
DVD
Label
The Shakers : hands to work, hearts to God, produced by Florentine Films, (videorecording)
Publication
Note
  • Region 1, full screen; Dolby digital; mono
  • Special features include: A conversation with Ken Burns ; and, Ken Burns: making history
Color
mixed
Configuration of playback channels
monaural
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (ca. 58 min.)
Isbn
9781415702567
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other physical details
sd., col. with b&w sequences
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System details
DVD format
Video recording format
DVD

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