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The Resource Treasures from American film archives : 50 preserved films, Program 2, producer, National Film Preservation Foundation ; curator, Scott Simmon ; music curator, Martin Marks

Treasures from American film archives : 50 preserved films, Program 2, producer, National Film Preservation Foundation ; curator, Scott Simmon ; music curator, Martin Marks

Label
Treasures from American film archives : 50 preserved films, Program 2
Title
Treasures from American film archives
Title remainder
50 preserved films
Title number
Program 2
Statement of responsibility
producer, National Film Preservation Foundation ; curator, Scott Simmon ; music curator, Martin Marks
Title variation
  • Treasures from American film archives
  • 50 preserved films
  • Fifty preserved films
Title variation remainder
50 preserved films
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
The 4 part DVD set is an anthology of films from 18 American film archives. Films include documentaries, newsreels, the earliest American movies, avant-garde and independent works, pioneering special effects, amateur and home movies, animated and industrial films, and silent movies from the first hundred years of motion pictures (1893-1985). Program 2 of this 4 part set contains 14 films
Related
Cataloging source
IXA
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Technical director, Michael Friend
Language note
Silent and sound films
LC call number
PN1993.4
LC item number
.T74 2005
PerformerNote
"About the archives" essays narrated by Laurence Fishburne
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1875-1948
  • 1890-1954
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Simmon, Scott
  • Marks, Martin Miller
  • Griffith, D. W.
  • Franklin, Chester M.
  • United States
  • National Film Preservation Foundation (U.S.)
  • Image Entertainment (Firm)
Runtime
164
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • San Pietro, Battle of (San Pietro Infine, Italy : 1943)
  • World War (1939-1945)
  • Motion pictures
  • Documentary films
  • Short films
  • Negro leagues
  • Sound motion pictures
  • San Pietro, Battle of, San Pietro Infine, Italy, 1943
  • World War, 1939-1945
  • Documentary films
  • Motion pictures
  • Negro leagues
  • Short films
  • Sound motion pictures
  • Travel
  • West Virginia
  • Italy
  • Italy
  • United States
  • West Virginia
Technique
animation and live action
Label
Treasures from American film archives : 50 preserved films, Program 2, producer, National Film Preservation Foundation ; curator, Scott Simmon ; music curator, Martin Marks
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • Originally released as a DVD in 2000
  • The accompanying booklet, with film notes by Scott Simmon and music notes by Martin Marks, includes a summary of each film, history and preservation information, and bibliographic references
Accompanying material
1 booklet (33 pages : illustrations ; 19 cm)
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
  • vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
mixed
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
  • tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Paper print copyright deposits (7 min.): Star theatre (1901), Move on (1903), Dog factory (1904) -- The Lonedale operator / directed by D.W. Griffith (1911, 17 min.) -- Her crowning glory (1911, 14 min.) -- The toll of the sea / directed by Chester M. Franklin (1922, 54 min.) -- From Accuracy first (ca. 1928, 5 min.) -- From West Virginia documentaries (9 min.): West Virginia, the state beautiful (1929), One-room schoolhouses (ca. 1935) -- From Early amateur sound film (1936-37, 4 min.) -- Composition 1 (Themis) (1940, 4 min.) -- The Battle of San Pietro / U.S. War Dept. (1945, 33 min.) -- Negro Leagues baseball (1946, 8 min.) -- Battery film (1985, 9 min.)
Control code
1781122
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. +
Dimensions
  • 4 3/4 in.
  • other
Edition
Encore edition.
Extent
1 videodisc (approximately 164 min.)
Isbn
9780974709925
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other physical details
silent, sound, black and white, color
Publisher number
NATD0918DVD
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (Sirsi) o60406807
  • (OCoLC)60406807
System details
DVD, Dolby Digital stereo
Video recording format
DVD
Label
Treasures from American film archives : 50 preserved films, Program 2, producer, National Film Preservation Foundation ; curator, Scott Simmon ; music curator, Martin Marks
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • Originally released as a DVD in 2000
  • The accompanying booklet, with film notes by Scott Simmon and music notes by Martin Marks, includes a summary of each film, history and preservation information, and bibliographic references
Accompanying material
1 booklet (33 pages : illustrations ; 19 cm)
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
  • vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
mixed
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
  • tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Paper print copyright deposits (7 min.): Star theatre (1901), Move on (1903), Dog factory (1904) -- The Lonedale operator / directed by D.W. Griffith (1911, 17 min.) -- Her crowning glory (1911, 14 min.) -- The toll of the sea / directed by Chester M. Franklin (1922, 54 min.) -- From Accuracy first (ca. 1928, 5 min.) -- From West Virginia documentaries (9 min.): West Virginia, the state beautiful (1929), One-room schoolhouses (ca. 1935) -- From Early amateur sound film (1936-37, 4 min.) -- Composition 1 (Themis) (1940, 4 min.) -- The Battle of San Pietro / U.S. War Dept. (1945, 33 min.) -- Negro Leagues baseball (1946, 8 min.) -- Battery film (1985, 9 min.)
Control code
1781122
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. +
Dimensions
  • 4 3/4 in.
  • other
Edition
Encore edition.
Extent
1 videodisc (approximately 164 min.)
Isbn
9780974709925
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other physical details
silent, sound, black and white, color
Publisher number
NATD0918DVD
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (Sirsi) o60406807
  • (OCoLC)60406807
System details
DVD, Dolby Digital stereo
Video recording format
DVD

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