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The Resource Sweet Sweetback's baadasssss song, written, produced, directed by Melvin van Peebles ; a Yeah production

Sweet Sweetback's baadasssss song, written, produced, directed by Melvin van Peebles ; a Yeah production

Label
Sweet Sweetback's baadasssss song
Title
Sweet Sweetback's baadasssss song
Statement of responsibility
written, produced, directed by Melvin van Peebles ; a Yeah production
Title variation
Sweet Sweetback's badass song
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Presents the story of a professional sex-show stud who kills two white policeman who are beating up a black youth ; includes members of the black community
Cataloging source
ZCU
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Writer, composer, producer, and director, Melvin van Peebles ; Director of photography, Bob Maxwell ; cinematographers, Bob Maxwell, Jose̓ Garci̓a ; music performed by Earth, Wind and Fire
Dewey number
791.43/72
Intended audience
MPAA rating: R
LC call number
PN1997
LC item number
.S9767 2002
PerformerNote
Melvin van Peebles, Simon Chuckster, Hubert Scales, Niva Rochelle, Rhetta Hughes, Brer Soul
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1932-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Van Peebles, Melvin
  • Chuckster, Simon
  • Scales, Hubert
  • Rochelle, Niva
  • Hughes, Rheta
  • Brer Soul
  • Maxwell, Bob
  • Garcia, José
  • Yeah Productions (Firm)
  • Xenon Pictures
  • Earth, Wind & Fire (Musical group)
Runtime
97
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • African Americans
  • Police brutality
  • Racism
Target audience
adult
Technique
live action
Label
Sweet Sweetback's baadasssss song, written, produced, directed by Melvin van Peebles ; a Yeah production
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Videodisc release of the 1971 motion picture
  • Special features include a "making of" by Melvin van Peebles, filmography, chapter selection, original theatrical trailer, coming attractions
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
  • vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
  • tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
608975
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Thirtieth anniversary special edition.
Extent
1 videodisc (97 min.)
Isbn
9781578297504
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
000799106426
Other physical details
sound, color
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(Sirsi) i9781578297504
System details
DVD, region 1, full screen presentation; Dolby Digital
Video recording format
DVD
Label
Sweet Sweetback's baadasssss song, written, produced, directed by Melvin van Peebles ; a Yeah production
Publication
Note
  • Videodisc release of the 1971 motion picture
  • Special features include a "making of" by Melvin van Peebles, filmography, chapter selection, original theatrical trailer, coming attractions
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
  • vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
  • tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
608975
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Thirtieth anniversary special edition.
Extent
1 videodisc (97 min.)
Isbn
9781578297504
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
000799106426
Other physical details
sound, color
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(Sirsi) i9781578297504
System details
DVD, region 1, full screen presentation; Dolby Digital
Video recording format
DVD

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