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The Resource Marjoe, Cinema 10 ; produced and directed by Howard Smith and Sarah Kernochan, (videorecording)

Marjoe, Cinema 10 ; produced and directed by Howard Smith and Sarah Kernochan, (videorecording)

Label
Marjoe
Title
Marjoe
Statement of responsibility
Cinema 10 ; produced and directed by Howard Smith and Sarah Kernochan
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
A documentary on Marjoe Gortner, who was trained by his holy roller parents to hustle for Jesus and began preaching on the evangelical circuit when he was three years old. Follows Marjoe during his last months of rock-style preaching before his retirement at 28, and includes his comments on life as a con-man and the ethics of his colleagues in the religion business
Awards note
Academy Awards, USA, 1972: Oscar - Best Documentary, Features (Howard Smith, Sarah Kernochan).
Cataloging source
MR0
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Executive producer, Max Palevsky ; editor, Larry Silk ; camera, Ed Lynch [and others]
Dewey number
  • 269/.2092
  • B
LC call number
BV3785.G67
LC item number
M37 2006
PerformerNote
Marjoe Gortner
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Smith, Howard
  • Kernochan, Sarah
  • Gortner, Marjoe
  • Silk, Lawrence
  • Palevsky, Max
  • Cinema 10
  • Docurama (Firm)
  • New Video Group
Runtime
88
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Gortner, Marjoe
  • Evangelists
  • Evangelists
  • Evangelists
  • Evangelistic work
  • Evangelistic work
  • Evangelicalism
  • Swindlers and swindling
  • Fraud
  • United States
Technique
live action
Label
Marjoe, Cinema 10 ; produced and directed by Howard Smith and Sarah Kernochan, (videorecording)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Originally part of a set that included the documentary: Thoth
  • DVD release of the 1972 documentary
  • Special features: filmmaker biographies
  • Container incorrectly states disc includes excerpts from Thoth's One-man opera
Bar code
  • 31223125843764
  • 31223125843749
  • 31223125843731
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
  • vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
mixed
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 (approximately 88 min.)
Isbn
9780767087889
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
  • 767685976937
  • 889290934574
Other physical details
sound, color with black and white sequences
Publisher number
  • NVG-9769
  • NNVG143761LT1
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)191914484
System details
DVD ; Region 1 ; Dolby Digital stereo., NTSC
Video recording format
DVD
Label
Marjoe, Cinema 10 ; produced and directed by Howard Smith and Sarah Kernochan, (videorecording)
Publication
Note
  • Originally part of a set that included the documentary: Thoth
  • DVD release of the 1972 documentary
  • Special features: filmmaker biographies
  • Container incorrectly states disc includes excerpts from Thoth's One-man opera
Bar code
  • 31223125843764
  • 31223125843749
  • 31223125843731
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
  • vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
mixed
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 (approximately 88 min.)
Isbn
9780767087889
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
  • 767685976937
  • 889290934574
Other physical details
sound, color with black and white sequences
Publisher number
  • NVG-9769
  • NNVG143761LT1
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)191914484
System details
DVD ; Region 1 ; Dolby Digital stereo., NTSC
Video recording format
DVD

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