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The Resource Picturing a metropolis : New York City unveiled, (videorecording)

Picturing a metropolis : New York City unveiled, (videorecording)

Label
Picturing a metropolis : New York City unveiled
Title
Picturing a metropolis
Title remainder
New York City unveiled
Title variation
  • Picturing a metropolis:
  • New York City unveiled
Title variation remainder
New York City unveiled
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"The DVD depicts dynamic images of New York City and scenes of New Yorkers among the skyscrapers, streets, and night life of America's greatest city during a half century of progress, while at the same time showing changes in film style and the history of cinema experiments"--
Member of
Cataloging source
HVC
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Curated by Bruce Posner, produced for DVD by David Shepard, administered by Robert A. Haller and Winfried Günther
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1953-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Posner, Bruce Charles
  • Shepard, David
  • Haller, Robert A
  • Günther, Winfried
  • Anthology Film Archives
  • Image Entertainment (Firm)
Runtime
152
Series statement
Unseen cinema : early American avant-garde film, 1894-1941
Series volume
Disc 5
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • New York (N.Y.)
  • Motion pictures, American
Target audience
general
Technique
live action
Label
Picturing a metropolis : New York City unveiled, (videorecording)
Instantiates
Publication
Color
mixed
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Contents
  • (1902)
  • Robert K. Bonine
  • Panorama from Times Building, New York
  • (1905)
  • Wallace McCutcheon
  • Skyscrapers of NYC from North River
  • (1903)
  • J.B. Smith
  • Panorama from Tower of the Brooklyn Bridge
  • (1903)
  • "Early views"--
  • G.W. "Billy" Bitzer
  • "Tricks of the trade"
  • Demolishing and building up the Star Theatre
  • (1901)
  • Frederick S. Armitage
  • Coney Island at night
  • (1905)
  • Edwin S. Porter
  • Interior New York Subway 14th Street to 42nd Street
  • (1905)
  • The
  • G.W. "Billy" Bitzer
  • Seeing New York by yacht
  • (1902)
  • Frederick Armitage &
  • A.E. Weed
  • Looney Lens: Split skyscrapers
  • (1924)
  • Al Brick
  • Looney Lens: Tenth Avenue, NYC
  • (1924)
  • Blizzard
  • Al Brick
  • Scenes from Ford Educational Weekly
  • (1916-24) / creators unknown
  • 8th Avenue elevated train at 112th Street
  • --
  • The
  • trellis : work of sunshine and shade
  • --
  • View of Herald Square Station
  • --
  • (1899) / creators unknown
  • Aerial view of Sixth Ave. train at 28th, 26th, 24th
  • --
  • Manhatta
  • (1921)
  • Charles Sheeler &
  • Paul Strand
  • Twenty four Dollar Island
  • (c. 1926)
  • Robert Flaherty
  • Skyscraper symphony
  • Lower Broadway
  • (1929)
  • Robert Florey
  • Manhattan medley
  • (1931)
  • Bonney Powell -- A
  • Bronx morning
  • (1931)
  • Jay Leyda
  • Footnote to fact
  • (1933)
  • (1902)
  • Lewis Jacobs
  • "Seeing the world," part one: a visit to New York, N.Y.
  • (1937)
  • Rudy Burckhardt
  • The
  • Pursuit of happiness
  • (1940)
  • Rudy Burckhardt
  • Gold Diggers of 1935 : "Lullaby of Broadway"
  • (1935)
  • Robert K. Bonine
  • Busby Berkeley
  • Autumn fire
  • (1930-33)
  • Herman Weinberg
  • Beginning of a skyscraper
Control code
62262149
Dimensions
4 3/4 in
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (152 min.)
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other physical details
sd. & si., b&w and col.
Publisher number
ID0592DSDVD
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System details
DVD
Video recording format
DVD
Label
Picturing a metropolis : New York City unveiled, (videorecording)
Publication
Color
mixed
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Contents
  • (1902)
  • Robert K. Bonine
  • Panorama from Times Building, New York
  • (1905)
  • Wallace McCutcheon
  • Skyscrapers of NYC from North River
  • (1903)
  • J.B. Smith
  • Panorama from Tower of the Brooklyn Bridge
  • (1903)
  • "Early views"--
  • G.W. "Billy" Bitzer
  • "Tricks of the trade"
  • Demolishing and building up the Star Theatre
  • (1901)
  • Frederick S. Armitage
  • Coney Island at night
  • (1905)
  • Edwin S. Porter
  • Interior New York Subway 14th Street to 42nd Street
  • (1905)
  • The
  • G.W. "Billy" Bitzer
  • Seeing New York by yacht
  • (1902)
  • Frederick Armitage &
  • A.E. Weed
  • Looney Lens: Split skyscrapers
  • (1924)
  • Al Brick
  • Looney Lens: Tenth Avenue, NYC
  • (1924)
  • Blizzard
  • Al Brick
  • Scenes from Ford Educational Weekly
  • (1916-24) / creators unknown
  • 8th Avenue elevated train at 112th Street
  • --
  • The
  • trellis : work of sunshine and shade
  • --
  • View of Herald Square Station
  • --
  • (1899) / creators unknown
  • Aerial view of Sixth Ave. train at 28th, 26th, 24th
  • --
  • Manhatta
  • (1921)
  • Charles Sheeler &
  • Paul Strand
  • Twenty four Dollar Island
  • (c. 1926)
  • Robert Flaherty
  • Skyscraper symphony
  • Lower Broadway
  • (1929)
  • Robert Florey
  • Manhattan medley
  • (1931)
  • Bonney Powell -- A
  • Bronx morning
  • (1931)
  • Jay Leyda
  • Footnote to fact
  • (1933)
  • (1902)
  • Lewis Jacobs
  • "Seeing the world," part one: a visit to New York, N.Y.
  • (1937)
  • Rudy Burckhardt
  • The
  • Pursuit of happiness
  • (1940)
  • Rudy Burckhardt
  • Gold Diggers of 1935 : "Lullaby of Broadway"
  • (1935)
  • Robert K. Bonine
  • Busby Berkeley
  • Autumn fire
  • (1930-33)
  • Herman Weinberg
  • Beginning of a skyscraper
Control code
62262149
Dimensions
4 3/4 in
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (152 min.)
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other physical details
sd. & si., b&w and col.
Publisher number
ID0592DSDVD
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System details
DVD
Video recording format
DVD

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