The Resource The Congress, a film by Ken Burns ; a production of Florentine Films and WETA-TV, (DVD)

The Congress, a film by Ken Burns ; a production of Florentine Films and WETA-TV, (DVD)

Label
The Congress
Title
The Congress
Statement of responsibility
a film by Ken Burns ; a production of Florentine Films and WETA-TV
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Explores the history and promise of the country's most important and least understood institutions. The film chronicles the personalities, events and issues that have animated the first 200 years of congress
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Producers, Ken Burns and Stephen Ives ; writers, David McCullough and Bernard A. Weisberger
PerformerNote
David McCullough
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1953-
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  • Burns, Ken
  • Ives, Stephen
  • McCullough, David G
  • Florentine Films
  • PBS Video
  • WETA-TV (Television station : Washington, D.C.)
Runtime
90
Series statement
Ken Burns' America collection
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  • United States
  • Constitutional amendments
  • United States
Technique
live action
Label
The Congress, a film by Ken Burns ; a production of Florentine Films and WETA-TV, (DVD)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Closed-captioned for the hearing impaired
  • Videodisc release of 1988 PBS television program
  • Bonus DVD features: Conversation with Ken Burns and Ken Burns: Making history
Color
mixed
Configuration of playback channels
other
Control code
ocm51762908
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (90 min.)
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other physical details
sd., col. with b&w sequences
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(Sirsi) 1309612
System details
DVD
Video recording format
DVD
Label
The Congress, a film by Ken Burns ; a production of Florentine Films and WETA-TV, (DVD)
Publication
Note
  • Closed-captioned for the hearing impaired
  • Videodisc release of 1988 PBS television program
  • Bonus DVD features: Conversation with Ken Burns and Ken Burns: Making history
Color
mixed
Configuration of playback channels
other
Control code
ocm51762908
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (90 min.)
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other physical details
sd., col. with b&w sequences
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(Sirsi) 1309612
System details
DVD
Video recording format
DVD

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