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The Resource Common threads : stories from the quilt, Home Box Office presents ; a Telling Pictures and The Couturie Company production ; produced by Bill Couturié, Robert Epstein, Jeffrey Friedman ; directed and edited by Robert Epstein, Jeffrey Friedman ; writers, Robert Epstein, Jeffrey Friedman, Cindy Ruskin, (videorecording)

Common threads : stories from the quilt, Home Box Office presents ; a Telling Pictures and The Couturie Company production ; produced by Bill Couturié, Robert Epstein, Jeffrey Friedman ; directed and edited by Robert Epstein, Jeffrey Friedman ; writers, Robert Epstein, Jeffrey Friedman, Cindy Ruskin, (videorecording)

Label
Common threads : stories from the quilt
Title
Common threads
Title remainder
stories from the quilt
Statement of responsibility
Home Box Office presents ; a Telling Pictures and The Couturie Company production ; produced by Bill Couturié, Robert Epstein, Jeffrey Friedman ; directed and edited by Robert Epstein, Jeffrey Friedman ; writers, Robert Epstein, Jeffrey Friedman, Cindy Ruskin
Title variation
Stories from the quilt
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Tells the story of the first decade of the AIDS epidemic in the U.S. Starting with five life stories chosen from the thousands memorialized in the Names Project AIDS quilt, the filmmakers weave intimate memories with contemporary news footage to tell a story of love, loss, anger, and healing
Awards note
Academy award, Best documentary feature (Epstein, Couturié), 1990
Cataloging source
KyLxBWI
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Directors of photography, Dyanna Taylor, Jean de Segonzac ; music composed by Bobby McFerrin ; performed by Bobby McFerrin and Voicestra
Dewey number
  • 362.1/969792
  • 616.9792
Intended audience
5-adult
Intended audience source
BWI
Language note
Soundtrack in English
LC call number
RA606.64
LC item number
.C66 2004
PerformerNote
Narrated by Dustin Hoffman
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1937-
  • 1955-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Hoffman, Dustin
  • Couturié, Bill
  • Epstein, Robert P.
  • Friedman, Jeffrey
  • Ruskin, Cindy
  • Home Box Office (Firm)
  • Telling Pictures
  • Couturie Company
  • New Yorker Video (Firm)
Runtime
79
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • AIDS (Disease)
  • AIDS phobia
  • AIDS (Disease)
Target audience
general
Technique
live action
Label
Common threads : stories from the quilt, Home Box Office presents ; a Telling Pictures and The Couturie Company production ; produced by Bill Couturié, Robert Epstein, Jeffrey Friedman ; directed and edited by Robert Epstein, Jeffrey Friedman ; writers, Robert Epstein, Jeffrey Friedman, Cindy Ruskin, (videorecording)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Originally produced as a documentary film in 1989
  • Special features: commentary with filmmakers Rob Epstein and Jeffrey Friedman; a new short film by Rob Epstein and Jeffrey Friedman about AIDS then and now; Vito Russo ACT UP speech; filmmakers' photo gallery
Bar code
31223068793711
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 DVD (79 min.)
Isbn
9781567303490
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
717119923440
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
DVD 92304
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System details
DVD player required
Video recording format
DVD
Label
Common threads : stories from the quilt, Home Box Office presents ; a Telling Pictures and The Couturie Company production ; produced by Bill Couturié, Robert Epstein, Jeffrey Friedman ; directed and edited by Robert Epstein, Jeffrey Friedman ; writers, Robert Epstein, Jeffrey Friedman, Cindy Ruskin, (videorecording)
Publication
Note
  • Originally produced as a documentary film in 1989
  • Special features: commentary with filmmakers Rob Epstein and Jeffrey Friedman; a new short film by Rob Epstein and Jeffrey Friedman about AIDS then and now; Vito Russo ACT UP speech; filmmakers' photo gallery
Bar code
31223068793711
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 DVD (79 min.)
Isbn
9781567303490
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
717119923440
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
DVD 92304
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System details
DVD player required
Video recording format
DVD

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