The Resource White man's burden, Rysher Entertainment ; UGC presents ; Chromatic Pictures ; A Band Apart ; executive producer for UGC, Yves Marmion ; produced by Lawrence Bender ; written and directed by Desmond Nakano

White man's burden, Rysher Entertainment ; UGC presents ; Chromatic Pictures ; A Band Apart ; executive producer for UGC, Yves Marmion ; produced by Lawrence Bender ; written and directed by Desmond Nakano

Label
White man's burden
Title
White man's burden
Statement of responsibility
Rysher Entertainment ; UGC presents ; Chromatic Pictures ; A Band Apart ; executive producer for UGC, Yves Marmion ; produced by Lawrence Bender ; written and directed by Desmond Nakano
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • spa
  • eng
  • fre
  • spa
  • eng
  • eng
Summary
Set in a time where color roles have been reversed, Louis Pinnock (John Travolta), a poor man of the ghetto, struggles to support his family. When he loses his job at the whim of the factory's owner (Harry Belafonte), Louis decides to take on the system by taking on his former boss
Cataloging source
CGP
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Director of photography, Willy Kurant ; editor, Nancy Richardson ; music, Howard Shore
Intended audience
Rated R
Language note
English 5.1 or surround audio ; optional Spanish mono. audio track ; optional subtitles in English, French, or Spanish ; closed captioned in English for the hearing impaired
LC call number
PN1995.9.J8
LC item number
W45 1999
PerformerNote
John Travolta, Harry Belafonte, Tom Bower, Robert Gossett, Sheryl Lee Ralph, Tom Wright, Willie C. Carpenter, Margaret Avery, Kelly Lynch
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1954-
  • 1927-
  • 1938-
  • 1959-
  • 1934-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Nakano, Desmond
  • Bender, Lawrence
  • Marmion, Yves
  • Travolta, John
  • Belafonte, Harry
  • Bower, Tom
  • Gossett, Robert
  • Ralph, Sheryl Lee
  • Wright, Tom
  • Carpenter, Willie C
  • Avery, Margaret
  • Lynch, Kelly
  • Shore, Howard
  • Kurant, Willy
  • Richardson, Nancy
  • Rysher Entertainment
  • U.G.C. (Firm)
  • Chromatic Pictures (Firm)
  • Band Apart (Firm)
  • HBO Video (Firm)
Runtime
89
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Discrimination in employment
  • Racism
  • Social conflict
  • Social classes
  • Justice, Administration of, in motion pictures
Target audience
adult
Technique
live action
Label
White man's burden, Rysher Entertainment ; UGC presents ; Chromatic Pictures ; A Band Apart ; executive producer for UGC, Yves Marmion ; produced by Lawrence Bender ; written and directed by Desmond Nakano
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • Container incorrectly states that a French audio track is present
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1995
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
  • vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
  • tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Special features: Cast/crew bios ; original theatrical trailer ; t. v. spots ; behind-the-scenes featurette
Control code
47180917
Dimensions
4 3/4 in
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (89 min.)
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
026359128929
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
91289
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)47180917
System details
DVD ; widescreen presentation ; Region 1 ; Dolby Digital audio
Video recording format
DVD
Label
White man's burden, Rysher Entertainment ; UGC presents ; Chromatic Pictures ; A Band Apart ; executive producer for UGC, Yves Marmion ; produced by Lawrence Bender ; written and directed by Desmond Nakano
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • Container incorrectly states that a French audio track is present
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1995
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
  • vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
  • tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Special features: Cast/crew bios ; original theatrical trailer ; t. v. spots ; behind-the-scenes featurette
Control code
47180917
Dimensions
4 3/4 in
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (89 min.)
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
026359128929
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
91289
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)47180917
System details
DVD ; widescreen presentation ; Region 1 ; Dolby Digital audio
Video recording format
DVD

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