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The Resource Mark Twain, a Florentine Films production ; produced in association with WETA ; produced by Dayton Duncan & Ken Burns ; written by Dayton Duncan & Geoffrey C. Ward ; directed by Ken Burns, (videorecording)

Mark Twain, a Florentine Films production ; produced in association with WETA ; produced by Dayton Duncan & Ken Burns ; written by Dayton Duncan & Geoffrey C. Ward ; directed by Ken Burns, (videorecording)

Label
Mark Twain
Title
Mark Twain
Statement of responsibility
a Florentine Films production ; produced in association with WETA ; produced by Dayton Duncan & Ken Burns ; written by Dayton Duncan & Geoffrey C. Ward ; directed by Ken Burns
Title variation
  • Making of Mark Twain
  • Ken Burns, making history
  • Conversation with Ken Burns
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Recounts Mark Twain's life told primarily through his own words. Includes interviews with Hal Holbrook, Arthur Miller, William Styron and many others
Cataloging source
HCO
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Cinematography, Buddy Squires, Allen Moore, and Ken Burns ; editing, Erik W. Ewers and Craig Mellish
Language note
Closed-captioned
PerformerNote
Narrator: Keith David ; voice of Mark Twain, Kevin Conway ; other voices, Philip Bosco, Blythe Danner, Ann Duquesnay
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1953-
  • 1915-2005
  • 1925-2006
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Burns, Ken
  • Duncan, Dayton
  • Ward, Geoffrey C
  • David, Keith
  • Conway, Kevin
  • Bosco, Philip
  • Danner, Blythe
  • Duquesnay, Ann
  • Holbrook, Hal
  • Miller, Arthur
  • Styron, William
  • Florentine Films
  • WETA-TV (Television station : Washington, D.C.)
  • PBS DVD (Firm)
  • Warner Home Video (Firm)
Runtime
220
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Twain, Mark
  • Authors, American
  • Biographical television programs
Technique
live action
Label
Mark Twain, a Florentine Films production ; produced in association with WETA ; produced by Dayton Duncan & Ken Burns ; written by Dayton Duncan & Geoffrey C. Ward ; directed by Ken Burns, (videorecording)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • "PBS DVD gold."--Contaner
  • Special features: The making of Mark Twain, with Ken Burns and Dayton Duncan ; interview outtakes with Hal Holbrook, Arthur Miller, Russell Banks and others ; Ken Burns : making history, a behind-the-scenes look at how Ken Burns makes his films ; A conversation with Ken Burns, an intimate look into what inspires filmmaker Ken Burns
Color
mixed
Configuration of playback channels
stereophonic
Control code
48778481
Dimensions
4 3/4 in
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (ca. 220 min.)
Isbn
9780780637153
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
794054860825
Other physical details
sd., b&w with col. sequences
Publisher number
B8608
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System details
DVD; Dolby surround stereo; standard version; double-sided
Video recording format
DVD
Label
Mark Twain, a Florentine Films production ; produced in association with WETA ; produced by Dayton Duncan & Ken Burns ; written by Dayton Duncan & Geoffrey C. Ward ; directed by Ken Burns, (videorecording)
Publication
Note
  • "PBS DVD gold."--Contaner
  • Special features: The making of Mark Twain, with Ken Burns and Dayton Duncan ; interview outtakes with Hal Holbrook, Arthur Miller, Russell Banks and others ; Ken Burns : making history, a behind-the-scenes look at how Ken Burns makes his films ; A conversation with Ken Burns, an intimate look into what inspires filmmaker Ken Burns
Color
mixed
Configuration of playback channels
stereophonic
Control code
48778481
Dimensions
4 3/4 in
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (ca. 220 min.)
Isbn
9780780637153
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
794054860825
Other physical details
sd., b&w with col. sequences
Publisher number
B8608
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System details
DVD; Dolby surround stereo; standard version; double-sided
Video recording format
DVD

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