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The Resource Mark Twain, directed by Ken Burns ; written by Dayton Duncan & Geoffrey C. Ward ; produced by Dayton Duncan & Ken Burns ; produced in association with WETA Washington, DC ; a Production of Florentine Films, (DVD)

Mark Twain, directed by Ken Burns ; written by Dayton Duncan & Geoffrey C. Ward ; produced by Dayton Duncan & Ken Burns ; produced in association with WETA Washington, DC ; a Production of Florentine Films, (DVD)

Label
Mark Twain
Title
Mark Twain
Statement of responsibility
directed by Ken Burns ; written by Dayton Duncan & Geoffrey C. Ward ; produced by Dayton Duncan & Ken Burns ; produced in association with WETA Washington, DC ; a Production of Florentine Films
Contributor
Cinematographer
Director
Distributor
Interviewee
Narrator
Producer
Production company
Publisher
Screenwriter
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
  • Not rated
  • Recounts Mark Twain's life told primarily through his own words. Includes interviews with Hal Holbrook, Arthur Miller, William Styron and many others
Cataloging source
GZT
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Edited by Erik W. Ewers & Craig Mellish ; cinematography, Buddy Squires, Allen Moore, Ken Burns
Dewey number
818/.409
Language note
Closed-captioned
LC call number
PS1331
LC item number
.M375 2001
PerformerNote
Narrated by Keith David
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1953-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Burns, Ken
  • Duncan, Dayton
  • Ward, Geoffrey C.
  • David, Keith
  • Public Broadcasting Service (U.S.)
  • WETA Washington, DC
  • Florentine Films
  • PBS Distribution (Firm)
Runtime
240
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  • Twain, Mark
  • Burns, Ken
  • Authors, American
  • Made-for-TV movies
  • Biographical television programs
  • Documentary television programs
  • Nonfiction television programs
  • Video recordings for the hearing impaired
Technique
live action
Label
Mark Twain, directed by Ken Burns ; written by Dayton Duncan & Geoffrey C. Ward ; produced by Dayton Duncan & Ken Burns ; produced in association with WETA Washington, DC ; a Production of Florentine Films, (DVD)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Title from container; credits from screen
  • Originally produced as a TV movie in 2001
  • Special features on Disc one: The making of Mark Twain with Ken Burns and Dayton Duncan; Interview outtakes with Hal Holbrook, Arthur Miller, Russell Banks and others; Memorable Mark Twain quotes and photographs
  • Special features on Disc two: Ken Burns: making history; A conversation with Ken Burns
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
  • vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
stereophonic
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
  • tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Disc one: Introduction -- Safe water -- Roughing it -- Innocents abroad -- The best girl in all the world -- The gilded age -- Old voices -- All right then, I'll go to hell -- Disc two: Introduction -- A Connecticut Yankee -- Exile -- Following the equator -- First God made idiots -- The mysterious stranger -- The American
Control code
ocn757741569
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
2 videodiscs (ca. 240 min.)
Isbn
9781415702536
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
841887051354
Other physical details
sound, black &white with color sequences
Publisher number
MKTW600
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System details
DVD; region 1, NTSC; full screen presentation; stereo
Video recording format
DVD
Label
Mark Twain, directed by Ken Burns ; written by Dayton Duncan & Geoffrey C. Ward ; produced by Dayton Duncan & Ken Burns ; produced in association with WETA Washington, DC ; a Production of Florentine Films, (DVD)
Publication
Note
  • Title from container; credits from screen
  • Originally produced as a TV movie in 2001
  • Special features on Disc one: The making of Mark Twain with Ken Burns and Dayton Duncan; Interview outtakes with Hal Holbrook, Arthur Miller, Russell Banks and others; Memorable Mark Twain quotes and photographs
  • Special features on Disc two: Ken Burns: making history; A conversation with Ken Burns
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
  • vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
stereophonic
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
  • tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Disc one: Introduction -- Safe water -- Roughing it -- Innocents abroad -- The best girl in all the world -- The gilded age -- Old voices -- All right then, I'll go to hell -- Disc two: Introduction -- A Connecticut Yankee -- Exile -- Following the equator -- First God made idiots -- The mysterious stranger -- The American
Control code
ocn757741569
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
2 videodiscs (ca. 240 min.)
Isbn
9781415702536
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
841887051354
Other physical details
sound, black &white with color sequences
Publisher number
MKTW600
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System details
DVD; region 1, NTSC; full screen presentation; stereo
Video recording format
DVD

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