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The Resource Cadillac desert, produced by KTEH/San Jose Public Television and Trans Pacific Television, presented in association with KCET/Los Angeles

Cadillac desert, produced by KTEH/San Jose Public Television and Trans Pacific Television, presented in association with KCET/Los Angeles

Label
Cadillac desert
Title
Cadillac desert
Statement of responsibility
produced by KTEH/San Jose Public Television and Trans Pacific Television, presented in association with KCET/Los Angeles
Contributor
Cinematographer
Director
Narrator
Producer
Production company
Screenwriter
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Cadillac Desert relates the story of the epic quest for water and the role it has played in the vast transformation of the American West and many parts of the world
Cataloging source
EAU
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Original music, Martin Bresnick ; director, writer, producer, Jon Else [parts 1-3] ; director, producer, Linda Harrar [part 4] ; editor, Deborah Hoffmann [part 1] ; editor, Robert Dalva [parts 2 and 3] ; editor, Glen Hunsberger [part 4] ; cinematographers, Michael Chin, Jon Else [parts 1-3]; cinematographer, H. J. Brown [part 4]
PerformerNote
  • Narrator: Alfre Woodard
  • David Brower (Sierra Club), Barry Goldwater (U.S. Senate, rtd.), Floyd Dominy (Bureau of Reclamation)
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1944-
  • 1953-
  • 1912-2000
  • 1909-1998
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Else, Jon
  • Postel, Sandra
  • Reisner, Marc
  • Woodard, Alfre
  • Brower, David
  • Goldwater, Barry M.
  • Dominy, Floyd E
  • KTEH-TV (Television station : San Jose, Calif.)
  • PBS Video
  • Trans Pacific Television
  • Home Vision (Firm)
Runtime
270
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Dams
  • Ecology
  • Irrigation
  • Motion pictures
  • Political corruption
  • Water resources development
  • Water-supply
  • Grand Canyon (Ariz.)
  • Documentary television programs
  • Ecology
  • Irrigation
  • Motion pictures
  • Political corruption
  • Water resources development
  • Water-supply
  • United States, West
Target audience
general
Technique
live action
Label
Cadillac desert, produced by KTEH/San Jose Public Television and Trans Pacific Television, presented in association with KCET/Los Angeles
Instantiates
Production
Note
  • Parts 1-3 adapted from: Cadillac Desert / by Marc Reisner. Part 4 adapted from: Last Oasis / by Sandra Postel
  • VHS to DVD transfer
  • THIS DISK WAS RECORDED WITH THE DVD-R FORMAT AND MAY NOT PLAY ON ALL MACHINES
  • Publication information for original VHS: [Alexandria, Va. ] : distributed by PBS Video, c1997
  • This DVD is a preservation copy of a VHS tape held by Copley Library at the University of San Diego. This copy was made in 2017 in accordance with Section 108 of the U.S. Copyright Act. Access is restricted to USD instructors for on-campus instructional use only
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
mixed
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Mulholland's dream
  • (90 min.)
  • An American Nile
  • (60 min.)
  • The mercy of nature
  • (60 minches)
  • Last oasis
  • (60 minutes)
Control code
984130395
Dimensions
4 3/4 in
Dimensions
  • 4 3/4 in.
  • other
Extent
4 videodiscs (251 min.)
Governing access note
Preservation copy not available for general circulation or interlibrary loan
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other physical details
sound, color with black and white sequences;
Recording technique
burning
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)984130395
System details
Disc characteristics: DVD-R
Video recording format
DVD
Label
Cadillac desert, produced by KTEH/San Jose Public Television and Trans Pacific Television, presented in association with KCET/Los Angeles
Production
Note
  • Parts 1-3 adapted from: Cadillac Desert / by Marc Reisner. Part 4 adapted from: Last Oasis / by Sandra Postel
  • VHS to DVD transfer
  • THIS DISK WAS RECORDED WITH THE DVD-R FORMAT AND MAY NOT PLAY ON ALL MACHINES
  • Publication information for original VHS: [Alexandria, Va. ] : distributed by PBS Video, c1997
  • This DVD is a preservation copy of a VHS tape held by Copley Library at the University of San Diego. This copy was made in 2017 in accordance with Section 108 of the U.S. Copyright Act. Access is restricted to USD instructors for on-campus instructional use only
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
mixed
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Mulholland's dream
  • (90 min.)
  • An American Nile
  • (60 min.)
  • The mercy of nature
  • (60 minches)
  • Last oasis
  • (60 minutes)
Control code
984130395
Dimensions
4 3/4 in
Dimensions
  • 4 3/4 in.
  • other
Extent
4 videodiscs (251 min.)
Governing access note
Preservation copy not available for general circulation or interlibrary loan
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other physical details
sound, color with black and white sequences;
Recording technique
burning
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)984130395
System details
Disc characteristics: DVD-R
Video recording format
DVD

Library Locations

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