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The Resource Live from Baghdad, HBO films presents an Industry Entertainment production a film by Mick Jackson ; producer, George W. Perkins ; screenplay writers, Robert Wiener, Richard Chapman, John Patrick Shanley, Timothy J. Sexton ; director, Mick Jackson, (videorecording)

Live from Baghdad, HBO films presents an Industry Entertainment production a film by Mick Jackson ; producer, George W. Perkins ; screenplay writers, Robert Wiener, Richard Chapman, John Patrick Shanley, Timothy J. Sexton ; director, Mick Jackson, (videorecording)

Label
Live from Baghdad
Title
Live from Baghdad
Statement of responsibility
HBO films presents an Industry Entertainment production a film by Mick Jackson ; producer, George W. Perkins ; screenplay writers, Robert Wiener, Richard Chapman, John Patrick Shanley, Timothy J. Sexton ; director, Mick Jackson
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • spa
  • eng
  • fre
  • eng
Summary
In 1990, CNN was a 24-hour news network in search of a 24-hour story. They were about to find it in Baghdad. Up against the three big networks, Wiener, a veteran producer, along with his longtime producing partner and their team of rebels with a cause, take the biggest risks to get the biggest stories - unlike their rivals - live at a moment's notice
Awards note
Directors Guild of America, USA, 2003: DGA Award - Outstanding Directorial Achievement in Movies for Television (Mick Jackson, Charles Skouras III (unit production manager - plaque), Mary Ellen Woods (first assistant director - plaque), Kristen Ploucha (second assistant director - plaque), Sally Sue Beisel (second second assistant director - plaque).
Cataloging source
TEFMT
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Director of photography, Ivan Strasburg ; editor, Joe Hutshing ; music, Steve Jablonsky ; costume designer, Louise Frogley ; production designer, Richard Hoover
Intended audience
MPAA rating: Not rated; contains adult content and graphic language
Language note
Dialogue in English (5.1 or 2.0 Surround) or Spanish (2.0 Surround); subtitles in English, French or Spanish; Closed-captioned
PerformerNote
Michael Keaton, Helena Bonham Carter, Lili Taylor, Bruce McGill, Robert Widsom, Joshua Leonard, Paul Guilfoyle, Michael Murphy, Clark Gregg, David Suchet
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1959-
  • 1951-
  • 1966-
  • 1950-
  • 1938-
  • 1964-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Perkins, George W
  • Wiener, Robert
  • Chapman, Richard
  • Shanley, John Patrick
  • Sexton, Timothy J.
  • Jackson, Mick
  • Keaton, Michael
  • Bonham Carter, Helena
  • Taylor, Lili
  • McGill, Bruce
  • Wisdom, Robert
  • Leonard, Joshua
  • Guilfoyle, Paul
  • Murphy, Michael
  • Gregg, Clark
  • Suchet, David
  • Strasburg, Ivan
  • Hutshing, Joe
  • Jablonsky, Steve
  • Frogley, Louise
  • Hoover, Richard
  • HBO Films
  • Industry Entertainment
  • HBO Video (Firm)
Runtime
108
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Cable News Network
  • Persian Gulf War, 1991
Target audience
adult
Technique
live action
Label
Live from Baghdad, HBO films presents an Industry Entertainment production a film by Mick Jackson ; producer, George W. Perkins ; screenplay writers, Robert Wiener, Richard Chapman, John Patrick Shanley, Timothy J. Sexton ; director, Mick Jackson, (videorecording)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Widescreen version (16:9); Region 1 encoding; Dolby Digital
  • Originally broadcast by HBO Dec. 7, 2002
  • Based on the book by Robert Wiener
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
stereophonic
Control code
ocm52199493
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Widescreen ed.
Extent
1 videodisc (108 min.)
Isbn
9780783123769
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
026359202827
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
92028
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(Sirsi) ADL-7343
System details
DVD
Video recording format
DVD
Label
Live from Baghdad, HBO films presents an Industry Entertainment production a film by Mick Jackson ; producer, George W. Perkins ; screenplay writers, Robert Wiener, Richard Chapman, John Patrick Shanley, Timothy J. Sexton ; director, Mick Jackson, (videorecording)
Publication
Note
  • Widescreen version (16:9); Region 1 encoding; Dolby Digital
  • Originally broadcast by HBO Dec. 7, 2002
  • Based on the book by Robert Wiener
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
stereophonic
Control code
ocm52199493
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Widescreen ed.
Extent
1 videodisc (108 min.)
Isbn
9780783123769
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
026359202827
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
92028
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(Sirsi) ADL-7343
System details
DVD
Video recording format
DVD

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