The Resource China : a century of revolution, a series by Ambrica Productions in association with WGBH Boston and Channel 4 Television UK ; executive producer, Judith Vecchione ; written, produced, and directed by Sue Williams, (videorecording)

China : a century of revolution, a series by Ambrica Productions in association with WGBH Boston and Channel 4 Television UK ; executive producer, Judith Vecchione ; written, produced, and directed by Sue Williams, (videorecording)

Label
China : a century of revolution
Title
China
Title remainder
a century of revolution
Statement of responsibility
a series by Ambrica Productions in association with WGBH Boston and Channel 4 Television UK ; executive producer, Judith Vecchione ; written, produced, and directed by Sue Williams
Contributor
Subject
Language
  • eng
  • chi
  • eng
  • eng
Summary
A powerful look at China's most tumultuous century. Features unprecedented access to archival footage, photographs, historic records, and actual Chinese citizens who lived through the century
Cataloging source
TEFMT
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Camera, Richard Gordon ... [et al.] ; editor, Howard Sharp, John J. Martin (pt.3) ; narrator, Will Lyman ; music, Tan Dun, Jason Kao Hwang (pt.3)
Dewey number
951.05
Intended audience
E
Language note
Includes audio tracks in English and with subtitles in Chinese
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1954 May 12-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Williams, Sue
  • Dietz, Kathryn
  • Vecchione, Judith
  • Ambrica Productions
  • WGBH (Television station : Boston, Mass.)
  • Channel Four (Great Britain)
  • Zeitgeist Films
Runtime
360
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Documentary television programs
  • China
  • China
  • China
  • China
  • China
  • China
Technique
live action
Label
China : a century of revolution, a series by Ambrica Productions in association with WGBH Boston and Channel 4 Television UK ; executive producer, Judith Vecchione ; written, produced, and directed by Sue Williams, (videorecording)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Set title from disc labels & menu screens
  • Originally broadcast as three television programs, from 1989-1997
  • Features: production credits ; weblinks
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
mixed
Contents
  • Disc 1. China in revolution: battle for survival, 1911-1936
  • Ambrica Productions ; written & directed by Sue Williams ; co-director Kathryn Dietz ; produced by Sue Williams & Kathryn Dietz (1989)
  • Disc 2. The Mao years: catch the stars and moon, 1949-1976
  • Ambrica Productions in association with WGBH Boston and Channel 4 Television UK ; written, produced & directed by Sue Williams ; associate producer, Kathryn Dietz (1994)
  • Disc 3. Born under the red flag: surviving Mao
  • Ambrica Productions in association with WGBH Boston and Channel 4 Television UK ; written, produced & directed by Sue Williams ; co-producer, Kathryn Pierce Dietz (1997)
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
3 videodiscs (ca. 360 min.)
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
795975109130
Other physical details
sd., col. with b&w sequences
Publisher number
Z1091
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • lbu00087781
  • 594265
System details
DVD ; full screen presentation
Terms governing use
For private home use only.
Video recording format
DVD
Label
China : a century of revolution, a series by Ambrica Productions in association with WGBH Boston and Channel 4 Television UK ; executive producer, Judith Vecchione ; written, produced, and directed by Sue Williams, (videorecording)
Publication
Note
  • Set title from disc labels & menu screens
  • Originally broadcast as three television programs, from 1989-1997
  • Features: production credits ; weblinks
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
mixed
Contents
  • Disc 1. China in revolution: battle for survival, 1911-1936
  • Ambrica Productions ; written & directed by Sue Williams ; co-director Kathryn Dietz ; produced by Sue Williams & Kathryn Dietz (1989)
  • Disc 2. The Mao years: catch the stars and moon, 1949-1976
  • Ambrica Productions in association with WGBH Boston and Channel 4 Television UK ; written, produced & directed by Sue Williams ; associate producer, Kathryn Dietz (1994)
  • Disc 3. Born under the red flag: surviving Mao
  • Ambrica Productions in association with WGBH Boston and Channel 4 Television UK ; written, produced & directed by Sue Williams ; co-producer, Kathryn Pierce Dietz (1997)
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
3 videodiscs (ca. 360 min.)
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
795975109130
Other physical details
sd., col. with b&w sequences
Publisher number
Z1091
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • lbu00087781
  • 594265
System details
DVD ; full screen presentation
Terms governing use
For private home use only.
Video recording format
DVD

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