The Resource Garlic is as good as ten mothers, Flowers Films presents a film by Les Blank ; produced, directed and photographed by Les Blank, (videorecording)

Garlic is as good as ten mothers, Flowers Films presents a film by Les Blank ; produced, directed and photographed by Les Blank, (videorecording)

Label
Garlic is as good as ten mothers
Title
Garlic is as good as ten mothers
Statement of responsibility
Flowers Films presents a film by Les Blank ; produced, directed and photographed by Les Blank
Contributor
Narrator
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • spa
  • eng
  • eng
  • eng
Summary
Celebrates the virtues of garlic, from a Chinese restaurant's sizzling wok to the stuffed piglet specialty of Berkeley's Chez Panisse and the garlic festival at Gilroy, Calif. Garlic enthusiasts describe the bulb's role in history, its medicinal qualities, and their own favorite garlic concoctions
Awards note
Named to the National Film Registry in 2004 by the Library of Congress.
Cataloging source
PPT
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Editor and sound recorder, Maureen Gosling ; researcher, Marina Hirsch
Dewey number
641.6526
Language note
In English and Spanish with English subtitles
LC call number
TX819.G3
LC item number
G355 2005
PerformerNote
Narration, Chris Pray ; featuring: Alice Waters, Werner Herzog, Rose Evangelisti, Lloyd John Harris, George Flintroy, Harrod Blank, Robert Charles, Henry Chung, Michael Goodwin, Charles Perry, Ruth Reichl
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1918-2017
  • 1941-
  • 1941-
  • 1942-
  • 1947-
  • 1923-1997
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Blank, Les
  • Gosling, Maureen
  • Pray, Chris
  • Reichl, Ruth
  • Chung, Henry W. S.
  • Goodwin, Michael
  • Perry, Charles
  • Waters, Alice
  • Herzog, Werner
  • Evangelisti, Rose
  • Harris, Lloyd J.
  • Flintroy, George
  • Blank, Harrod
  • Charles, Robert
  • Flower Films (Firm)
Runtime
51
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Cooking (Garlic)
  • Garlic
  • Garlic
  • Garlic
  • Harvest festivals
Target audience
adult
Technique
live action
Label
Garlic is as good as ten mothers, Flowers Films presents a film by Les Blank ; produced, directed and photographed by Les Blank, (videorecording)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • This disc is a DVD-R and may fail to play on some DVD equipment
  • Originally produced in 1980
Bar code
31223102315125
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 videodisc (51 min.)
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
858548001047
Other physical details
sd., col.
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)652682609
System details
DVD-R
Video recording format
DVD
Label
Garlic is as good as ten mothers, Flowers Films presents a film by Les Blank ; produced, directed and photographed by Les Blank, (videorecording)
Publication
Note
  • This disc is a DVD-R and may fail to play on some DVD equipment
  • Originally produced in 1980
Bar code
31223102315125
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 videodisc (51 min.)
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
858548001047
Other physical details
sd., col.
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)652682609
System details
DVD-R
Video recording format
DVD

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