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The Resource Too close to heaven : the story of gospel music, a presentation of Films for the Humanities & Sciences ; an IBT/CTVC production for Channel 4 in association with Jerusalem Productions ; producer, Leo St. Clair ; director, Alan Lewens, (videorecording)

Too close to heaven : the story of gospel music, a presentation of Films for the Humanities & Sciences ; an IBT/CTVC production for Channel 4 in association with Jerusalem Productions ; producer, Leo St. Clair ; director, Alan Lewens, (videorecording)

Label
Too close to heaven : the story of gospel music
Title
Too close to heaven
Title remainder
the story of gospel music
Statement of responsibility
a presentation of Films for the Humanities & Sciences ; an IBT/CTVC production for Channel 4 in association with Jerusalem Productions ; producer, Leo St. Clair ; director, Alan Lewens
Title variation
  • Too close to heaven:
  • Too close to heaven, the history of gospel music
  • Story of gospel music
  • History of gospel music
Title variation remainder
the story of gospel music
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Using narration and performance footage, this film traces the 200 year history of gospel music from black churches, to the civil rights movement, to its influence on modern jazz, blues, and rock and roll
Cataloging source
NTD
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Camera, Michael Callan ; editor, Bruno Mansi
PerformerNote
Narrated by Alphonsia Emmanuel
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Lewens, Alan
  • St. Clair, Leo
  • Emmanuel, Alphonsia
  • Films for the Humanities & Sciences (Firm)
  • CTVC (Firm)
  • International Broadcasting Trust
  • Channel Four (Great Britain)
  • Jerusalem Productions
Runtime
153
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Gospel music
  • Gospel music
Technique
live action
Label
Too close to heaven : the story of gospel music, a presentation of Films for the Humanities & Sciences ; an IBT/CTVC production for Channel 4 in association with Jerusalem Productions ; producer, Leo St. Clair ; director, Alan Lewens, (videorecording)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
DVD release of the 1996 documentary film originally broadcast on British television
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Control code
57253222
Dimensions
4 3/4 in
Dimensions
other
Extent
3 videodiscs (51 min. each)
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other physical details
sd., col. with b&w sequences
Publisher number
FFH 6974
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)57253222
System details
DVD
Video recording format
DVD
Label
Too close to heaven : the story of gospel music, a presentation of Films for the Humanities & Sciences ; an IBT/CTVC production for Channel 4 in association with Jerusalem Productions ; producer, Leo St. Clair ; director, Alan Lewens, (videorecording)
Publication
Note
DVD release of the 1996 documentary film originally broadcast on British television
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Control code
57253222
Dimensions
4 3/4 in
Dimensions
other
Extent
3 videodiscs (51 min. each)
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other physical details
sd., col. with b&w sequences
Publisher number
FFH 6974
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)57253222
System details
DVD
Video recording format
DVD

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