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The Resource The Junky's Christmas, written by William S. Burroughs and James Grauerholz ; directed by Nick Donkin and Melodie McDaniel

The Junky's Christmas, written by William S. Burroughs and James Grauerholz ; directed by Nick Donkin and Melodie McDaniel

Label
The Junky's Christmas
Title
The Junky's Christmas
Statement of responsibility
written by William S. Burroughs and James Grauerholz ; directed by Nick Donkin and Melodie McDaniel
Title variation
Junky's Christmas
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
  • Part claymation and part live action, The Junky's Christmas, depicts a story by William S. Burroughs written in 1952. Danny the car wiper, a desperate character who has just been released from jail on the upper west side of Manhattan, searches for a fix on a cold Christmas day. His story ends in a revelation that even Danny could never have thought possible
  • Ironbound is a 20-minute short about a boy who finds an old sailor and an ironbound submarine in a junkyard, underscored by songs from Joe Jackson's Night music. Traveling light features the music of Van Morrison
Related
Member of
Cataloging source
NOG
Characteristic
videorecording
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/collectionName
  • Junky's Christmas (Short film)
  • Ironbound (Short film)
  • Traveling light (Short film)
Credits note
  • The junky's Christmas: produced by Francine McDougall ; music by Hal Willner and the Disposable Heroes of Hiphoprisy
  • Ironbound: presented by Francis Ford Coppola in association with Palomar Pictures and Virgin Records ; music by Joe Jackson from the album Night music
  • Traveling light: presented by Francis Ford Coppola in association with Palomar Pictures and Polydor Records ; featuring the music of Van Morrison ; produced by Susie Landau, conceived and directed by Moreleigh Steinberg
Dewey number
791.43/75
PerformerNote
The junky's Christmas: William S. Burroughs, Jon Blumb, Wes Pittman, Lou Propst, Steven Lowe
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1939-
  • 1914-1997
  • 1945-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Coppola, Francis Ford
  • Burroughs, William S.
  • Jackson, Joe
  • Morrison, Van
  • Donkin, Nick
  • McDaniel, Melodie
  • Blumb, Jon
  • Pittman, Wes
  • Propst, Lou
  • Lowe, Stephen
  • Willner, Hal
  • Koch Entertainment (Firm)
  • Palomar Pictures
  • Island Records
  • Virgin Records
  • Polydor (Firm)
Runtime
68
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
Drug addicts
Technique
animation and live action
Label
The Junky's Christmas, written by William S. Burroughs and James Grauerholz ; directed by Nick Donkin and Melodie McDaniel
Instantiates
Publication
Note
DVD release of 3 short films
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
  • vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
mixed
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
  • tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Junky's Christmas -- Ironbound -- Traveling light
Control code
619915
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
4:3 full screen.
Extent
1 videodisc (68 min.)
Isbn
9781417229390
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Other control number
741952641599
Other physical details
sound, black and white and color
Publisher number
KOC-DV-6415
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9781417229390
  • (OCoLC)75183171
System details
DVD; 4:3 [full screen] presentation; Dolby digital
Video recording format
DVD
Label
The Junky's Christmas, written by William S. Burroughs and James Grauerholz ; directed by Nick Donkin and Melodie McDaniel
Publication
Note
DVD release of 3 short films
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
  • vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
mixed
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
  • tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Junky's Christmas -- Ironbound -- Traveling light
Control code
619915
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
4:3 full screen.
Extent
1 videodisc (68 min.)
Isbn
9781417229390
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Other control number
741952641599
Other physical details
sound, black and white and color
Publisher number
KOC-DV-6415
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9781417229390
  • (OCoLC)75183171
System details
DVD; 4:3 [full screen] presentation; Dolby digital
Video recording format
DVD

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