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The Resource Nanook of the North : a story of life and love in the actual Arctic, Revillon Frères present ; produced by Robert J. Flaherty ; Pathépicture

Nanook of the North : a story of life and love in the actual Arctic, Revillon Frères present ; produced by Robert J. Flaherty ; Pathépicture

Label
Nanook of the North : a story of life and love in the actual Arctic
Title
Nanook of the North
Title remainder
a story of life and love in the actual Arctic
Statement of responsibility
Revillon Frères present ; produced by Robert J. Flaherty ; Pathépicture
Title variation
Robert Flaherty's Nanook of the North
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • zxx
  • eng
Summary
Presents a documentary on the life of an Eskimo family pitting their strength against a vast and inhospitable Arctic. Juxtaposes their struggle for survival against the elements with the warmth of the little family as they go about their daily affairs. Contains both documentary footage and staged scenes
Member of
Cataloging source
CIA
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Producer, Robert J. Flaherty ; film restoration and transfer supervision, David Shepard/Film Preservation Associates ; video editor, Bret Hampton ; telecine colorist, Russell Bishop
Language note
Silent film with English intertitles
LC call number
E99.E7
LC item number
N3 1998
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1884-1951
  • 1884-1951
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Flaherty, Robert Joseph
  • Flaherty, Frances Hubbard
  • Brock, Timothy
  • Flaherty, Robert Joseph
  • Revillon Frères Trading Company
  • Criterion Collection (Firm)
Runtime
79
Series statement
Criterion collection
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Flaherty, Robert Joseph
  • Flaherty, Robert Joseph
  • Eskimos
  • Inuit
  • Human beings
  • Québec (Province)
  • Eskimos
  • Human beings
  • Inuit
  • Social conditions
  • Québec
Target audience
general
Technique
live action
Label
Nanook of the North : a story of life and love in the actual Arctic, Revillon Frères present ; produced by Robert J. Flaherty ; Pathépicture
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Based on the book: My Eskimo friends / by Robert Flaherty
  • Videodisc release of the 1922 American/French silent motion picture by Revillon Frères
  • Not rated
  • Special features: New digital transfer -- New orchestral score by silent film music specialist Timothy Brock -- Excerpts from the television documentary Flaherty and Film, featuring interviews with the filmmaker's widow and Nanook co-editor Frances Flaherty -- Stills gallery of Flaherty's photographs of life in the Arctic
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
  • vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
black and white
Configuration of playback channels
stereophonic
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
  • tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Logos, introductory titles -- Barren lands -- The family kayak -- The "big igloo" -- Fishing on the thin edge of starvation -- The tiger of the north -- Two miles a day -- Building the igloo -- Home schooling -- "Morning" -- Ogjuk, the big seal -- Shelter from the big storm -- Restoration credits
Control code
41032801
Dimensions
4 3/4 in
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (DVD) (79 min.)
Isbn
9781559408967
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
715515009829
Other physical details
sound, black and white
Publisher number
CC1549D
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)41032801
System details
DVD; NTSC; Dolby Digital stereo.; aspect ratio 1.33:1
Video recording format
DVD
Label
Nanook of the North : a story of life and love in the actual Arctic, Revillon Frères present ; produced by Robert J. Flaherty ; Pathépicture
Publication
Note
  • Based on the book: My Eskimo friends / by Robert Flaherty
  • Videodisc release of the 1922 American/French silent motion picture by Revillon Frères
  • Not rated
  • Special features: New digital transfer -- New orchestral score by silent film music specialist Timothy Brock -- Excerpts from the television documentary Flaherty and Film, featuring interviews with the filmmaker's widow and Nanook co-editor Frances Flaherty -- Stills gallery of Flaherty's photographs of life in the Arctic
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
  • vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
black and white
Configuration of playback channels
stereophonic
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
  • tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Logos, introductory titles -- Barren lands -- The family kayak -- The "big igloo" -- Fishing on the thin edge of starvation -- The tiger of the north -- Two miles a day -- Building the igloo -- Home schooling -- "Morning" -- Ogjuk, the big seal -- Shelter from the big storm -- Restoration credits
Control code
41032801
Dimensions
4 3/4 in
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (DVD) (79 min.)
Isbn
9781559408967
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
715515009829
Other physical details
sound, black and white
Publisher number
CC1549D
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)41032801
System details
DVD; NTSC; Dolby Digital stereo.; aspect ratio 1.33:1
Video recording format
DVD

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