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The Resource Howl, produced by Rob Epstein ... [et al.] ; written and directed by Rob Epstein, Jeffrey Friedman, (videorecording)

Howl, produced by Rob Epstein ... [et al.] ; written and directed by Rob Epstein, Jeffrey Friedman, (videorecording)

Label
Howl
Title
Howl
Statement of responsibility
produced by Rob Epstein ... [et al.] ; written and directed by Rob Epstein, Jeffrey Friedman
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • eng
  • fre
  • eng
  • eng
Summary
Dramatizes the events leading up to accusations of obscenity against Allen Ginsberg and his poem "Howl," and the subsequent trial where he had to defend his most famous work
Cataloging source
NjBwBT
Characteristic
videorecording
Dewey number
791.43/72
Intended audience
MPAA rating: R
Language note
In English with optional English or French subtitles
LC call number
PN1997.2
LC item number
.H72 2011
PerformerNote
James Franco, Mary-Louise Parker, Jon Hamm, Jeff Daniels, Alessandro Nivola
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1951-
  • 1978-
  • 1971-
  • 1955-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Friedman, Jeffrey
  • Franco, James
  • Parker, Mary-Louise
  • Hamm, Jon
  • Epstein, Robert P.
Runtime
84
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Ginsberg, Allen
  • Ginsberg, Allen
  • Trials (Obscenity)
  • Poets, American
Target audience
adult
Technique
animation and live action
Label
Howl, produced by Rob Epstein ... [et al.] ; written and directed by Rob Epstein, Jeffrey Friedman, (videorecording)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 2010
  • Live action and animation
  • Features: James Franco in conversation with directors Rob Epstein and Jeffrey Friedman, audio commentary, making-of featurette, director's research tapes, Allen Ginsberg reads Howl, James Franco reads Howl audio feature
Bar code
31223094261865
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
  • vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
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
Edition
Widescreen.
Extent
1 videodisc (84 min.)
Lccn
be2010033431
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
  • 00896602002265
  • 896602002265
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
OSC-026
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System details
DVD, Dolby digital 5.1
Terms governing use
For private home use only.
Video recording format
DVD
Label
Howl, produced by Rob Epstein ... [et al.] ; written and directed by Rob Epstein, Jeffrey Friedman, (videorecording)
Publication
Note
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 2010
  • Live action and animation
  • Features: James Franco in conversation with directors Rob Epstein and Jeffrey Friedman, audio commentary, making-of featurette, director's research tapes, Allen Ginsberg reads Howl, James Franco reads Howl audio feature
Bar code
31223094261865
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
  • vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
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
Edition
Widescreen.
Extent
1 videodisc (84 min.)
Lccn
be2010033431
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
  • 00896602002265
  • 896602002265
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
OSC-026
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System details
DVD, Dolby digital 5.1
Terms governing use
For private home use only.
Video recording format
DVD

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