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The Resource Faces of America, with Henry Louis Gates, Jr. ; Kundhardt McGee Productions, Inkwell Films and Thirteen ; written by Henry Louis Gates, Jr, (videorecording)

Faces of America, with Henry Louis Gates, Jr. ; Kundhardt McGee Productions, Inkwell Films and Thirteen ; written by Henry Louis Gates, Jr, (videorecording)

Label
Faces of America
Title
Faces of America
Statement of responsibility
with Henry Louis Gates, Jr. ; Kundhardt McGee Productions, Inkwell Films and Thirteen ; written by Henry Louis Gates, Jr
Contributor
Host
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • eng
  • eng
  • eng
Summary
Harvard scholar Henry Louis Gates Jr. turns again to the latest tools of genealogy and genetics to explore the family histories of 11 renowned celebrities including Meryl Streep and Queen Noor. Looking to the wider immigrant experience, Professor Gates follows the threads of his guests' lives back to their origins. Along the way, the many stories he uncovers illuminate the American experience
Cataloging source
TEFMT
Characteristic
videorecording
Language note
In English with optional video description; closed-captioned
PerformerNote
  • Hosted by Henry Louis Gates, Jr
  • Elizabeth Alexander, Mario Batali, Stephen Colbert, Louise Erdrich, Malcolm Gladwell, Eva Longora, Yo-Yo Ma, Mike Nichols, Queen Norr, Dr. Mehmet Oz, Meryl Streep, Kristi Yamaguchi
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Gates, Henry Louis
  • Kundhardt Productions (Firm)
  • Inkwell Films
  • WNET (Television station : New York, N.Y.)
  • PBS Home Video
Runtime
240
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
Genealogy
Technique
live action
Label
Faces of America, with Henry Louis Gates, Jr. ; Kundhardt McGee Productions, Inkwell Films and Thirteen ; written by Henry Louis Gates, Jr, (videorecording)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Release date: Apr. 13, 2010
  • Originally produced for television in 2010
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Contents
  • episode 3.
  • Becoming American /
  • produced and directed by
  • Sue Williams ;
  • episode 4.
  • Know thyself /
  • produced and directed by
  • Stephen Ives
  • and
  • Amanda Pollak
  • episode 1.
  • Our American stories /
  • produced and directed by
  • John Maggio ;
  • episode 2.
  • Making America /
  • produced and directed by
  • Asako Gladjo ;
Control code
516446427
Dimensions
4 3/4 in
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (240 min.)
Isbn
9781608832026
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
841887012058
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
FOAM601
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)516446427
System details
DVD, NTSC; widescreen presentation
Video recording format
DVD
Label
Faces of America, with Henry Louis Gates, Jr. ; Kundhardt McGee Productions, Inkwell Films and Thirteen ; written by Henry Louis Gates, Jr, (videorecording)
Publication
Note
  • Release date: Apr. 13, 2010
  • Originally produced for television in 2010
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Contents
  • episode 3.
  • Becoming American /
  • produced and directed by
  • Sue Williams ;
  • episode 4.
  • Know thyself /
  • produced and directed by
  • Stephen Ives
  • and
  • Amanda Pollak
  • episode 1.
  • Our American stories /
  • produced and directed by
  • John Maggio ;
  • episode 2.
  • Making America /
  • produced and directed by
  • Asako Gladjo ;
Control code
516446427
Dimensions
4 3/4 in
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (240 min.)
Isbn
9781608832026
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
841887012058
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
FOAM601
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)516446427
System details
DVD, NTSC; widescreen presentation
Video recording format
DVD

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