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The Resource The war (DVD), American Lives II Film Project, LLC. ; a production of Florentine Films and WETA Washington D.C, (videorecording)

The war (DVD), American Lives II Film Project, LLC. ; a production of Florentine Films and WETA Washington D.C, (videorecording)

Label
The war (DVD)
Title
The war (DVD)
Statement of responsibility
American Lives II Film Project, LLC. ; a production of Florentine Films and WETA Washington D.C
Title variation
In extraordinary times, there are no ordinary lives, 1941-1945
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Tells the story of ordinary people in four quintessentially American towns - Waterbury, Connecticut; Mobile, Alabama; Sacramento, California; and Luverne, Minnesota - and examines the ways in which the Second World War touched the lives of every family on every street in every town in America
Member of
Characteristic
videorecording
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War (Television program : 2007)
Credits note
Produced by Sarah Botstein ; written by Geoffrey C. Ward ; directed and produced by Ken Burns and Lynn Novick ; cinematography, Buddy Squires ; editors, Paul Barnes, Erik Ewers, Tricia Reidy ; original music, Wynton Marsalis
Intended audience
TV-14; disturbing content, violence
Language note
Closed-captioned
PerformerNote
Narrated by Keith David, with Tom Hanks, Josh Lucas, Bobby Cannavale, Samuel L. Jackson, Eli Wallach, Adam Arkin, Kevin Conway, Rebecca Holtz, Carolyn McCormick, Robert Wahlberg
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1953-
  • 1915-2014
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  • Botstein, Sarah
  • Ward, Geoffrey C
  • Burns, Ken
  • Novick, Lynn
  • David, Keith
  • Hanks, Tom
  • Lucas, Josh
  • Cannavale, Bobby
  • Jackson, Samuel L
  • Wallach, Eli
  • Arkin, Adam
  • Conway, Kevin
  • Holtz, Rebecca
  • McCormick, Carolyn
  • Wahlberg, Robert
  • American Lives II Film Project, LLC
  • Florentine Films
  • WETA-TV (Television station : Washington, D.C.)
  • PBS Home Video
  • Paramount Home Entertainment (Firm)
Runtime
840
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  • World War, 1939-1945
  • United States
  • World War, 1939-1945
  • City dwellers
  • World War, 1939-1945
  • Documentary television programs
  • Films for the hearing impaired
Target audience
general
Technique
live action
Label
The war (DVD), American Lives II Film Project, LLC. ; a production of Florentine Films and WETA Washington D.C, (videorecording)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • A seven-episode series originally broadcast by PBS in 2007
  • Special features: Disc 1: "Making The war" featurette; commentary by Ken Burns and Lynn Novick; photo gallery; biographies; educational resources ; Disc 3: Commentary by Ken Burns and Lynn Novick ; Disc 6: Exclusive deleted scenes; additional interviews; educational resources
Color
mixed
Configuration of playback channels
mixed
Contents
  • Fubar
  • disc 5.
  • Ghost front
  • disc 6.
  • World without war
  • Disc 1.
  • Necessary war
  • disc 2.
  • When things get tough
  • Deadly calling
  • disc 3.
  • Pride of our nation
  • disc 4.
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
6 videodiscs (840 min.)
Isbn
9781415727492
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
841887052122
Other physical details
sd., col. and b&w
Publisher number
705212
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System details
  • Region 1, widescreen (16:9, enhanced) presentation; Dolby Digital 2.0 stereo. surround, Dolby Digital 5.1 surround, NTSC
  • DVD format
Video recording format
DVD
Label
The war (DVD), American Lives II Film Project, LLC. ; a production of Florentine Films and WETA Washington D.C, (videorecording)
Publication
Note
  • A seven-episode series originally broadcast by PBS in 2007
  • Special features: Disc 1: "Making The war" featurette; commentary by Ken Burns and Lynn Novick; photo gallery; biographies; educational resources ; Disc 3: Commentary by Ken Burns and Lynn Novick ; Disc 6: Exclusive deleted scenes; additional interviews; educational resources
Color
mixed
Configuration of playback channels
mixed
Contents
  • Fubar
  • disc 5.
  • Ghost front
  • disc 6.
  • World without war
  • Disc 1.
  • Necessary war
  • disc 2.
  • When things get tough
  • Deadly calling
  • disc 3.
  • Pride of our nation
  • disc 4.
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
6 videodiscs (840 min.)
Isbn
9781415727492
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
841887052122
Other physical details
sd., col. and b&w
Publisher number
705212
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System details
  • Region 1, widescreen (16:9, enhanced) presentation; Dolby Digital 2.0 stereo. surround, Dolby Digital 5.1 surround, NTSC
  • DVD format
Video recording format
DVD

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