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The Resource Jonestown : the life and death of Peoples Temple, a Firelight Media production for American Experience ; WGBH Educational Foundation ; produced and directed by Stanley Nelson ; teleplay by Noland Walker and Marcia Smith ; story by Marcia Smith, (videorecording)

Jonestown : the life and death of Peoples Temple, a Firelight Media production for American Experience ; WGBH Educational Foundation ; produced and directed by Stanley Nelson ; teleplay by Noland Walker and Marcia Smith ; story by Marcia Smith, (videorecording)

Label
Jonestown : the life and death of Peoples Temple
Title
Jonestown
Title remainder
the life and death of Peoples Temple
Statement of responsibility
a Firelight Media production for American Experience ; WGBH Educational Foundation ; produced and directed by Stanley Nelson ; teleplay by Noland Walker and Marcia Smith ; story by Marcia Smith
Title variation
  • Jonestown
  • Life and death of Peoples Temple
Title variation remainder
the life and death of Peoples Temple
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
A startling look at preacher Jim Jones, his life prior to the mass-suicides in Guyana, and the event that took place leading up to that fateful day in 1978
Member of
Cataloging source
TEFMT
Characteristic
videorecording
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American experience (Television program)
Credits note
Cinematography, Michael Chin ; editing, Lewis Erskine ; music, Tom Phillips
Intended audience
MPAA: Not rated
Language note
Closed-captioned
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1955-
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  • Nelson, Stanley
  • Smith, Marcia
  • Walker, W. Noland
  • Chin, Michael
  • Phillips, Tom
  • Firelight Media
  • British Broadcasting Corporation
  • WGBH Educational Foundation
  • PBS Home Video
  • Paramount Home Entertainment (Firm)
Runtime
90
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  • Jones, Jim
  • Peoples Temple
  • Jonestown Mass Suicide, Jonestown, Guyana, 1978
  • Brainwashing
  • Preaching
  • Assassination
Target audience
general
Technique
live action
Label
Jonestown : the life and death of Peoples Temple, a Firelight Media production for American Experience ; WGBH Educational Foundation ; produced and directed by Stanley Nelson ; teleplay by Noland Walker and Marcia Smith ; story by Marcia Smith, (videorecording)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Recorded in stereo
  • Widescreen presentation
  • Videodisc release of a segment of the television program, American experience
  • "In association with BBC"--Container
  • Special features include: deleted scenes; interview with filmmaker Stanley Nelson
Color
mixed
Configuration of playback channels
stereophonic
Control code
80155110
Dimensions
4 3/4 in
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (ca. 90 min.)
Isbn
9781415731529
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
841887052269
Other physical details
sd., col. and b&w.
Publisher number
705226
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)80155110
System details
DVD
Video recording format
DVD
Label
Jonestown : the life and death of Peoples Temple, a Firelight Media production for American Experience ; WGBH Educational Foundation ; produced and directed by Stanley Nelson ; teleplay by Noland Walker and Marcia Smith ; story by Marcia Smith, (videorecording)
Publication
Note
  • Recorded in stereo
  • Widescreen presentation
  • Videodisc release of a segment of the television program, American experience
  • "In association with BBC"--Container
  • Special features include: deleted scenes; interview with filmmaker Stanley Nelson
Color
mixed
Configuration of playback channels
stereophonic
Control code
80155110
Dimensions
4 3/4 in
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (ca. 90 min.)
Isbn
9781415731529
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
841887052269
Other physical details
sd., col. and b&w.
Publisher number
705226
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)80155110
System details
DVD
Video recording format
DVD

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