The Resource Hollywood shuffle, written, produced & directed by Robert Townsend, (videorecording)

Hollywood shuffle, written, produced & directed by Robert Townsend, (videorecording)

Label
Hollywood shuffle
Title
Hollywood shuffle
Statement of responsibility
written, produced & directed by Robert Townsend
Contributor
Actor
Film director
Film producer
Publisher
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
A satire on the ups and downs of being a black actor in Hollywood. Bobby Taylor, a young black actor whose attempts to find work are dashed when told that he's not "black enough" for the roles being offered. With jobs limited to stereotypes (gang-bangers, pimps and Uncle Toms'), Bobby's struggles are told through a series of comic fantasies and dreams
Cataloging source
TEFMT
Characteristic
videorecording
Dewey number
791.43/72
Intended audience
Rating: R
LC call number
PN1997
LC item number
.H65 2015
PerformerNote
Robert Townsend, Keenen Ivory Wayans, Ann-Marie Johnson, Helen Martin
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1957-
  • 1960-
  • 1909-2000
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Townsend, Robert
  • Wayans, Keenen Ivory
  • Johnson, Anne-Marie
  • Martin, Helen
  • Olive Films
Runtime
78
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • African American actors
  • Hollywood (Los Angeles, Calif.)
Technique
live action
Label
Hollywood shuffle, written, produced & directed by Robert Townsend, (videorecording)
Instantiates
Publication
Distribution
Note
  • Title from sell sheet
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1987
Bar code
  • 31223119948124
  • 31223119948165
  • 31223119948199
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
  • vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
mixed
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
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 (78 min.)
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
887090097901
Other physical details
sound, color and black and white
Publisher number
OF979
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)905121102
System details
DVD, widescreen (1.85:1) presentation; stereo
Video recording format
DVD
Label
Hollywood shuffle, written, produced & directed by Robert Townsend, (videorecording)
Publication
Distribution
Note
  • Title from sell sheet
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1987
Bar code
  • 31223119948124
  • 31223119948165
  • 31223119948199
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
  • vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
mixed
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
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 (78 min.)
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
887090097901
Other physical details
sound, color and black and white
Publisher number
OF979
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)905121102
System details
DVD, widescreen (1.85:1) presentation; stereo
Video recording format
DVD

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