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The Resource A tree grows in Brooklyn, written by Frank Davis, Tess Slesinger ; produced by Louis D. Lighton ; directed by Elia Kazan, (videorecording)

A tree grows in Brooklyn, written by Frank Davis, Tess Slesinger ; produced by Louis D. Lighton ; directed by Elia Kazan, (videorecording)

Label
A tree grows in Brooklyn
Title
A tree grows in Brooklyn
Statement of responsibility
written by Frank Davis, Tess Slesinger ; produced by Louis D. Lighton ; directed by Elia Kazan
Title variation
Betty Smith's A tree grows in Brooklyn
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • spa
  • eng
  • kor
  • spa
  • eng
Summary
Story of life in turn-of-the-century Brooklyn slums, as seen from the eyes of a bright young girl who is charmed by her drunken father
Awards note
Academy Awards, 1946: Best Actor in a Supporting Role (James Dunn); special award for Outstanding Child Actress (Peggy Ann Garner)
Cataloging source
lbi
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Director of photography, Leon Shamroy ; editor, Dorothy Spencer ; music, Alfred Newman
Dewey number
791.43/72
Intended audience
PG
Language note
In English, Spanish with optional subtitles in English, Korean, Spanish
PerformerNote
Peggy Ann Garner, James Dunn, Dorothy McGuire
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1895-1963
  • 1901-1967
  • 1918-2001
  • 1896-1972
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Kazan, Elia
  • Lighton, Louis D.
  • Garner, Peggy Ann
  • Dunn, James
  • McGuire, Dorothy
  • Smith, Betty
  • PD Entertainment
Runtime
123
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Families
  • Tenement houses
  • Feature films
  • Brooklyn (New York, N.Y.)
Target audience
general
Technique
live action
Label
A tree grows in Brooklyn, written by Frank Davis, Tess Slesinger ; produced by Louis D. Lighton ; directed by Elia Kazan, (videorecording)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Title from container
  • Adapted from the novel by Betty Smith
  • Originally produced as a motion picture in 1945
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
mixed
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (123 min.)
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
8809116470446
Other physical details
sd., b&w
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • lbu00120798
  • 779129
System details
DVD (NTSC); All regions; Dolby digital 2.0; Full screen
Terms governing use
For private home use only.
Video recording format
DVD
Label
A tree grows in Brooklyn, written by Frank Davis, Tess Slesinger ; produced by Louis D. Lighton ; directed by Elia Kazan, (videorecording)
Publication
Note
  • Title from container
  • Adapted from the novel by Betty Smith
  • Originally produced as a motion picture in 1945
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
mixed
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (123 min.)
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
8809116470446
Other physical details
sd., b&w
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • lbu00120798
  • 779129
System details
DVD (NTSC); All regions; Dolby digital 2.0; Full screen
Terms governing use
For private home use only.
Video recording format
DVD

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