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The Resource The Vietnam War :, discs 1-5, volume one, a production of Florentine Films and WETA, Washington, DC ; a film by Ken Burns & Lynn Novick ; directed by Ken Burns & Lynn Novick ; written by Geoffrey C. Ward ; produced by Sarah Botstein, Lynn Novick, & Ken Burns, (videorecording)

The Vietnam War :, discs 1-5, volume one, a production of Florentine Films and WETA, Washington, DC ; a film by Ken Burns & Lynn Novick ; directed by Ken Burns & Lynn Novick ; written by Geoffrey C. Ward ; produced by Sarah Botstein, Lynn Novick, & Ken Burns, (videorecording)

Label
The Vietnam War :, discs 1-5, volume one
Title
The Vietnam War :
Title number
discs 1-5
Title part
volume one
Statement of responsibility
a production of Florentine Films and WETA, Washington, DC ; a film by Ken Burns & Lynn Novick ; directed by Ken Burns & Lynn Novick ; written by Geoffrey C. Ward ; produced by Sarah Botstein, Lynn Novick, & Ken Burns
Title variation
  • Vietnam War :
  • Ken Burns' Vietnam war
Contributor
Composer
Director of photography
Editor of moving image work
Narrator
Production company
Publisher
Screenwriter
Television director
Television producer
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • spa
  • eng
  • spa
  • eng
  • eng
Summary
In an immersive narrative, Burns and Novick tell the epic story of the Vietnam War as it has never before been told on film. Features testimony from nearly 100 witnesses, including many Americans who fought in the war and others who opposed it, as well as Vietnamese combatants and civilians from both the winning and losing sides
Cataloging source
CaOWLBI
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Cinematography, Buddy Squires ; editors, Tricia Reidy, Paul Barnes, Erik Ewers, Craig Mellish ; original music, Trent Reznor, Atticus Ross
Dewey number
959.704/3
Intended audience
E
Language note
  • English or Spanish dialogue; English and Spanish subtitles for the deaf and hard of hearing (SDH)
  • Closed-captioned for the hearing impaired
  • Described video for the blind and visually impaired
PerformerNote
Narrated by Peter Coyote
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1951-
  • 1972-
  • 1953-
  • 1968-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Barnes, Paul
  • Botstein, Sarah
  • Burns, Ken
  • Coyote, Peter.
  • Ewers, Erik.
  • Mellish, Craig.
  • Novick, Lynn.
  • Reidy, Tricia.
  • Reznor, Trent
  • Ross, Atticus
  • Squires, Buddy.
  • Ward, Geoffrey C.
  • Florentine Films
  • PBS Distribution (Firm)
  • WETA-TV (Television station : Washington, D.C.)
Runtime
http://bibfra.me/vocab/marc/unknown
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Vietnam War, 1961-1975
  • Vietnam War, 1961-1975
  • Vietnam War, 1961-1975
  • United States
  • Vietnam
Target audience
general
Technique
live action
Label
The Vietnam War :, discs 1-5, volume one, a production of Florentine Films and WETA, Washington, DC ; a film by Ken Burns & Lynn Novick ; directed by Ken Burns & Lynn Novick ; written by Geoffrey C. Ward ; produced by Sarah Botstein, Lynn Novick, & Ken Burns, (videorecording)
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • Special features: The making of "The Vietnam War"; Bonus content
  • Title from container
  • "SDH (subtitles for the deaf and hard-of-hearing) are a function of the disc and serve the same purpose as closed captions"--Container
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
  • vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
mixed
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
  • tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Disc 1.
  • episode one.
  • Déjà Vu
  • (1858-1961)
  • Disc 2.
  • episode two.
  • Riding the Tiger
  • (1961-1963)
  • Disc 3.
  • episode three.
  • The river Styx
  • (January 1964-December 1965)
  • Disc 4.
  • episode four.
  • Resolve
  • (January 1966-June1967)
  • Disc 5.
  • episode five.
  • This is what we do
  • (July 1967-December 1967)
Dimensions
4 3/4 inches.
Dimensions
other
Extent
5 videodiscs
Isbn
9781531701734
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
841887033398
Other physical details
sound, colour
Publisher number
VWAR600
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • av00309113
  • 892083
System details
DVD ; widescreen presentation ; Dolby Digital 5.1, 2.0
Terms governing use
For private home use only.
Video recording format
DVD
Label
The Vietnam War :, discs 1-5, volume one, a production of Florentine Films and WETA, Washington, DC ; a film by Ken Burns & Lynn Novick ; directed by Ken Burns & Lynn Novick ; written by Geoffrey C. Ward ; produced by Sarah Botstein, Lynn Novick, & Ken Burns, (videorecording)
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • Special features: The making of "The Vietnam War"; Bonus content
  • Title from container
  • "SDH (subtitles for the deaf and hard-of-hearing) are a function of the disc and serve the same purpose as closed captions"--Container
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
  • vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
mixed
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
  • tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Disc 1.
  • episode one.
  • Déjà Vu
  • (1858-1961)
  • Disc 2.
  • episode two.
  • Riding the Tiger
  • (1961-1963)
  • Disc 3.
  • episode three.
  • The river Styx
  • (January 1964-December 1965)
  • Disc 4.
  • episode four.
  • Resolve
  • (January 1966-June1967)
  • Disc 5.
  • episode five.
  • This is what we do
  • (July 1967-December 1967)
Dimensions
4 3/4 inches.
Dimensions
other
Extent
5 videodiscs
Isbn
9781531701734
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
841887033398
Other physical details
sound, colour
Publisher number
VWAR600
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • av00309113
  • 892083
System details
DVD ; widescreen presentation ; Dolby Digital 5.1, 2.0
Terms governing use
For private home use only.
Video recording format
DVD

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