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The Resource The autobiography of Miss Jane Pittman, produced by Robert W. Christiansen, Rick Rosenberg ; written by Tracy Keenan Wynn ; directed by John Korty

The autobiography of Miss Jane Pittman, produced by Robert W. Christiansen, Rick Rosenberg ; written by Tracy Keenan Wynn ; directed by John Korty

Label
The autobiography of Miss Jane Pittman
Title
The autobiography of Miss Jane Pittman
Statement of responsibility
produced by Robert W. Christiansen, Rick Rosenberg ; written by Tracy Keenan Wynn ; directed by John Korty
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
The history of blacks in the South as seen through the eyes of a 110-year-old former slave. Based on the novel by Ernest J. Gaines
Awards note
Winner of 9 Emmy Awards, including Outstanding Special, Best Actress and Best Teleplay
Cataloging source
AXH
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Cinematographer, James Crabe ; music, Fred Karlin
Intended audience
MPAA rating: Not rated
Language note
Closed-captioned
LC call number
PN1995.9.J8
LC item number
A98 2004
PerformerNote
Cicely Tyson, Barbara Chaney, Richard Dysart, Katherine Helmond, Michael Murphy, Odetta, Thalmus Rasulala
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1933-2019
  • 1938-
  • 1930-2008
  • 1939-1991
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Christiansen, Bob
  • Rosenberg, Rick
  • Wynn, Tracy Keenan
  • Korty, John
  • Crabe, James
  • Karlin, Fred
  • Gaines, Ernest J.
  • Tyson, Cicely
  • Chaney, Barbara
  • Dysart, Richard
  • Helmond, Katherine
  • Murphy, Michael
  • Odetta
  • Rasulala, Thalmus
  • Classic Media, Inc
  • Sony Wonder (Firm)
Runtime
150
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • African Americans
  • African Americans
  • Race discrimination
  • Racism in motion pictures
  • Women
Technique
live action
Label
The autobiography of Miss Jane Pittman, produced by Robert W. Christiansen, Rick Rosenberg ; written by Tracy Keenan Wynn ; directed by John Korty
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • Originally produced as a television movie in 1973
  • Based on the novel of the same title by Ernest J. Gaines
  • Special features: "The Making of the Autobiography of Ms. Jane Pittman" documentary - behind the scenes footage; new interviews with Ernest J. Gaines, Odetta, director John Korty, producers Rick Rosenberg and Bob Christiansen and more; "The Writing of the Autobiography of Ms. Jane Pittman" documentary - Ernest J. Gaines gives an in-depth look at the people and places that inspired his award-winning novel; "Oral Story Telling Tradition" documentary - scholars explain the important of oral story-telling; Best Picture and Best Actress Emmy clips; Digitally remastered
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
  • vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
  • tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
229291588
Dimensions
4 3/4 in
Edition
30th anniversary special ed
Extent
2 videodiscs (150 min.)
Isbn
9780738930930
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Other control number
074645895390
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
L2D 58953
System control number
(OCoLC)229291588
System details
DVD, region 1, full screen presentation; Dolby digital
Label
The autobiography of Miss Jane Pittman, produced by Robert W. Christiansen, Rick Rosenberg ; written by Tracy Keenan Wynn ; directed by John Korty
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • Originally produced as a television movie in 1973
  • Based on the novel of the same title by Ernest J. Gaines
  • Special features: "The Making of the Autobiography of Ms. Jane Pittman" documentary - behind the scenes footage; new interviews with Ernest J. Gaines, Odetta, director John Korty, producers Rick Rosenberg and Bob Christiansen and more; "The Writing of the Autobiography of Ms. Jane Pittman" documentary - Ernest J. Gaines gives an in-depth look at the people and places that inspired his award-winning novel; "Oral Story Telling Tradition" documentary - scholars explain the important of oral story-telling; Best Picture and Best Actress Emmy clips; Digitally remastered
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
  • vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
  • tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
229291588
Dimensions
4 3/4 in
Edition
30th anniversary special ed
Extent
2 videodiscs (150 min.)
Isbn
9780738930930
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Other control number
074645895390
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
L2D 58953
System control number
(OCoLC)229291588
System details
DVD, region 1, full screen presentation; Dolby digital

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