The Resource The Supreme Court, a HiddenHill Production for Thirteen/WNET New York ; producers, Rob Rapley, Julia Elliott, Jamila Wignot ; writers, Mark Zwonitzer, Richard Ben Cramer ; director, Thomas Lennon

The Supreme Court, a HiddenHill Production for Thirteen/WNET New York ; producers, Rob Rapley, Julia Elliott, Jamila Wignot ; writers, Mark Zwonitzer, Richard Ben Cramer ; director, Thomas Lennon

Label
The Supreme Court
Title
The Supreme Court
Statement of responsibility
a HiddenHill Production for Thirteen/WNET New York ; producers, Rob Rapley, Julia Elliott, Jamila Wignot ; writers, Mark Zwonitzer, Richard Ben Cramer ; director, Thomas Lennon
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • spa
  • eng
Summary
"An unprecedented series exploring the history, impact and drama of America's highest court. ... By fusing history with biography, The Supreme Court humanizes the enigmatic black-robed figures, revealing their temperaments, passions, deeply held personal beliefs and life stories. ... The series charts the court's unique evolution, using archival footage and innovative graphic techniques to help the audience grasp complex legal concepts."--Slipcase
Cataloging source
TXQ
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Series producer, Mark Zwonitzer ; executive producer, Jody Sheff ; editors, Bruce Shaw, Ed Barteski ; original music composer, Brian Keane ; directors of photography, Michael Chin, Edward Marritz, Gregory Andracke ; archivist, Joshua Haber
Language note
English dialogue; optional Spanish subtitles
LC call number
KF8742
LC item number
.S856 2007
PerformerNote
Narrated by David Strathairn. Expert analysts for the series include University of Texas professors Scot Powe, William Forbath, Louise Weinberg, and Ernest Young. Cf. PBS web site at http://www.pbs.org/wnet/supremecourt/about/experts.html
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1964-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Zwonitzer, Mark
  • Lennon, Thomas
  • Rapley, Rob
  • Elliott, Julia
  • Wignot, Jamila
  • Cramer, Richard Ben
  • Strathairn, David
  • Rosen, Jeffrey
  • WNET (Television station : New York, N.Y.)
  • Hidden Hill Productions
  • Ambrose Video Publishing
Runtime
240
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • United States
  • Judges
  • Judges
  • Judges
  • Constitutional law
Technique
live action
Label
The Supreme Court, a HiddenHill Production for Thirteen/WNET New York ; producers, Rob Rapley, Julia Elliott, Jamila Wignot ; writers, Mark Zwonitzer, Richard Ben Cramer ; director, Thomas Lennon
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • Originally broadcast on PBS on Jan. 31st and Feb. 7th, 2007
  • DVD extras include manuscripts, photo galleries, Dred Scott documents, charts and maps
  • Companion publication: The Supreme Court : the personalities and rivalries that defined America / Jeffrey Rosen. New York : Times Books, 2007, c2006
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
  • vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
mixed
Configuration of playback channels
monaural
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
  • tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
v. 1. One nation under law -- v. 2. A new kind of justice -- v. 3. A nation of liberties -- v. 4. The Rehnquist revolution
Control code
84154466
Dimensions
4 3/4 in
Dimensions
other
Extent
4 videodiscs (approximately 240 mins.)
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other physical details
sound, color, with black & white sequences
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)84154466
System details
DVD video
Terms governing use
For private home use or educational instruction only
Video recording format
DVD
Label
The Supreme Court, a HiddenHill Production for Thirteen/WNET New York ; producers, Rob Rapley, Julia Elliott, Jamila Wignot ; writers, Mark Zwonitzer, Richard Ben Cramer ; director, Thomas Lennon
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • Originally broadcast on PBS on Jan. 31st and Feb. 7th, 2007
  • DVD extras include manuscripts, photo galleries, Dred Scott documents, charts and maps
  • Companion publication: The Supreme Court : the personalities and rivalries that defined America / Jeffrey Rosen. New York : Times Books, 2007, c2006
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
  • vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
mixed
Configuration of playback channels
monaural
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
  • tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
v. 1. One nation under law -- v. 2. A new kind of justice -- v. 3. A nation of liberties -- v. 4. The Rehnquist revolution
Control code
84154466
Dimensions
4 3/4 in
Dimensions
other
Extent
4 videodiscs (approximately 240 mins.)
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other physical details
sound, color, with black & white sequences
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)84154466
System details
DVD video
Terms governing use
For private home use or educational instruction only
Video recording format
DVD

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