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The Resource Mark Twain, a Florentine Films production ; produced by Dayton Duncan & Ken Burns ; written by Dayton Duncan & Geoffrey C. Ward ; a film directed by Ken Burns ; produced in association with WETA, (videorecording)

Mark Twain, a Florentine Films production ; produced by Dayton Duncan & Ken Burns ; written by Dayton Duncan & Geoffrey C. Ward ; a film directed by Ken Burns ; produced in association with WETA, (videorecording)

Label
Mark Twain
Title
Mark Twain
Statement of responsibility
a Florentine Films production ; produced by Dayton Duncan & Ken Burns ; written by Dayton Duncan & Geoffrey C. Ward ; a film directed by Ken Burns ; produced in association with WETA
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Recounts Mark Twain's life told primarily through his own words. Includes interviews with Hal Holbrook, Arthur Miller, William Styron and many others
Related
Cataloging source
S1C
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Cinematography, Buddy Squires, Allen Moore, and Ken Burns; editing, Erik W. Ewers and Craig Mellish
Dewey number
818/.409
Intended audience
Not rated by MPAA
Language note
Closed-captioned for the hearing impaired
LC call number
PS1331
LC item number
.B87 2004
PerformerNote
Narrator, Keith David ; voice of Mark Twain, Kevin Conway ; other voices, Philip Bosco, Blythe Danner, Ann Duquesnay
Runtime
225
Series statement
  • PBS
  • Ken Burns American lives
Technique
live action
Label
Mark Twain, a Florentine Films production ; produced by Dayton Duncan & Ken Burns ; written by Dayton Duncan & Geoffrey C. Ward ; a film directed by Ken Burns ; produced in association with WETA, (videorecording)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Special features: The making of Mark Twain, with Ken Burns and Dayton Duncan ; interview outtakes with Hal Holbrook, Arthur Miller, Russell Banks and others ; Memorable Mark Twain quotes and photographs ; Ken Burns : making history, see what inspires Ken Burns to think beyond what history books dictate to create gripping and compelling films ; A conversation with Ken Burns, an unprecedented look at the filmmaker at work -- gathering history, making history
Color
mixed
Configuration of playback channels
stereophonic
Contents
  • Making of Mark Twain
  • Ken Burns, making history
  • Conversation with Ken Burns
Control code
sky228234732
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
2 videodiscs (ca. 225 min.)
Isbn
9781415702536
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
097368858848
Other physical details
sd., b&w with col. sequences, double-sided
Publisher number
88588
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System details
DVD; Dolby surround stereo; full screen version
Video recording format
DVD
Label
Mark Twain, a Florentine Films production ; produced by Dayton Duncan & Ken Burns ; written by Dayton Duncan & Geoffrey C. Ward ; a film directed by Ken Burns ; produced in association with WETA, (videorecording)
Publication
Note
Special features: The making of Mark Twain, with Ken Burns and Dayton Duncan ; interview outtakes with Hal Holbrook, Arthur Miller, Russell Banks and others ; Memorable Mark Twain quotes and photographs ; Ken Burns : making history, see what inspires Ken Burns to think beyond what history books dictate to create gripping and compelling films ; A conversation with Ken Burns, an unprecedented look at the filmmaker at work -- gathering history, making history
Color
mixed
Configuration of playback channels
stereophonic
Contents
  • Making of Mark Twain
  • Ken Burns, making history
  • Conversation with Ken Burns
Control code
sky228234732
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
2 videodiscs (ca. 225 min.)
Isbn
9781415702536
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
097368858848
Other physical details
sd., b&w with col. sequences, double-sided
Publisher number
88588
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System details
DVD; Dolby surround stereo; full screen version
Video recording format
DVD

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