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The Resource The war, American Lives II Film Project, LLC. ; a production of Florentine Films and WETA Washington D.C. ; produced by Sarah Botstein ; written by Geoffrey C. Ward ; directed and produced by Ken Burns and Lynn Novick, (DVD)

The war, American Lives II Film Project, LLC. ; a production of Florentine Films and WETA Washington D.C. ; produced by Sarah Botstein ; written by Geoffrey C. Ward ; directed and produced by Ken Burns and Lynn Novick, (DVD)

Label
The war
Title
The war
Statement of responsibility
American Lives II Film Project, LLC. ; a production of Florentine Films and WETA Washington D.C. ; produced by Sarah Botstein ; written by Geoffrey C. Ward ; directed and produced by Ken Burns and Lynn Novick
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Tells the story of ordinary people in four quintessentially American towns - Waterbury, Connecticut; Mobile, Alabama; Sacramento, California; and Luverne, Minnesota - and examines the ways in which the Second World War touched the lives of every family on every street in every town in America
Cataloging source
TEFMT
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Cinematography, Buddy Squires ; editors, Paul Barnes, Erik Ewers, Tricia Reidy ; original music, Wynton Marsalis
Dewey number
  • 940.54/28
  • 940.54
Intended audience
TV-14; disturbing content, violence
Language note
Subtitles in English ; closed-captioned
LC call number
D811.5
LC item number
.W37 2007
PerformerNote
Narrated by Keith David, with Tom Hanks, Josh Lucas, Bobby Cannavale, Samuel L. Jackson, Eli Wallach, Adam Arkin, Kevin Conway, Rebecca Holtz, Carolyn McCormick, Robert Wahlberg
Runtime
840
Target audience
general
Technique
live action
Label
The war, American Lives II Film Project, LLC. ; a production of Florentine Films and WETA Washington D.C. ; produced by Sarah Botstein ; written by Geoffrey C. Ward ; directed and produced by Ken Burns and Lynn Novick, (DVD)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Originally broadcast by PBS in 2006
  • Special features: Making "The war" (Disc 1) ; Photo gallery (Disc 1) ; Biographies (Disc 1) ; Educational resources (Disc 1, 3 & 6) ; Deleted scenes (Disc 6) ; Additional interviews (Disc 6)
Color
mixed
Configuration of playback channels
mixed
Contents
Disc 1. Episode 1: A necessary war (Special feature: Commentary by Ken Burns & Lynn Novick) -- Disc 2. Episode 2: When things get tough ; Episode 3: A deadly calling -- Disc 3. Episode 4: Pride of our nation (Special feature: Commentary by Ken Burns & Lynn Novick) -- Disc 4. Episode 5: Fubar -- Disc 5. Episode 6: The ghost front -- Disc 6. Episode 7: A world without war
Control code
ocn154042142
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Widescreen ed..
Extent
6 videodiscs (840 min.)
Isbn
9781415727492
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
841887052122
Other physical details
sd., col. and b&w
Publisher number
705212
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (OCoLC)154042142
  • a801745
System details
DVD
Video recording format
DVD
Label
The war, American Lives II Film Project, LLC. ; a production of Florentine Films and WETA Washington D.C. ; produced by Sarah Botstein ; written by Geoffrey C. Ward ; directed and produced by Ken Burns and Lynn Novick, (DVD)
Publication
Note
  • Originally broadcast by PBS in 2006
  • Special features: Making "The war" (Disc 1) ; Photo gallery (Disc 1) ; Biographies (Disc 1) ; Educational resources (Disc 1, 3 & 6) ; Deleted scenes (Disc 6) ; Additional interviews (Disc 6)
Color
mixed
Configuration of playback channels
mixed
Contents
Disc 1. Episode 1: A necessary war (Special feature: Commentary by Ken Burns & Lynn Novick) -- Disc 2. Episode 2: When things get tough ; Episode 3: A deadly calling -- Disc 3. Episode 4: Pride of our nation (Special feature: Commentary by Ken Burns & Lynn Novick) -- Disc 4. Episode 5: Fubar -- Disc 5. Episode 6: The ghost front -- Disc 6. Episode 7: A world without war
Control code
ocn154042142
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Widescreen ed..
Extent
6 videodiscs (840 min.)
Isbn
9781415727492
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
841887052122
Other physical details
sd., col. and b&w
Publisher number
705212
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (OCoLC)154042142
  • a801745
System details
DVD
Video recording format
DVD

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