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The Resource Prince among slaves, directed, produced and written by Andrea Kalin ; reenactments directed by Bill Duke ; a presentation of the National Black Programming Consortium, (videorecording)

Prince among slaves, directed, produced and written by Andrea Kalin ; reenactments directed by Bill Duke ; a presentation of the National Black Programming Consortium, (videorecording)

Label
Prince among slaves
Title
Prince among slaves
Statement of responsibility
directed, produced and written by Andrea Kalin ; reenactments directed by Bill Duke ; a presentation of the National Black Programming Consortium
Contributor
Cinematographer
Composer
Director
Film editor
Narrator
Producer
Screenwriter
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
The true story of Abd al-Rahman Ibrahima Ibn Sori, a West African prince who was sold into slavery in 1788, eventually ending up in Natchez, Mississippi
Awards note
American Black Film Festival, 2007: Best Documentary.
Cataloging source
TEFMT
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Director of photography, John Rhode ; edited by David Grossbach ; original music composed by Joseph Vitarelli
Dewey number
306.3/62
Intended audience
Not rated
Intended audience source
PBS Home Video
Language note
Closed-captioned
PerformerNote
Narrated by Mos Def
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1943-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Duke, Bill
  • Rhode, John
  • Grossbach, David
  • Vitarelli, Joseph
  • Mos Def
  • Alford, Terry
  • Kalin, Andrea
  • National Black Programming Consortium
  • Spark Media (Washington, D.C.)
  • Duke Media (Firm)
  • Unity Productions Foundation
  • PBS Home Video
Runtime
58
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Ibrahima, Abd al-Rahman
  • Slaves
  • Princes
  • Muslims
  • Slavery
Target audience
general
Technique
live action
Label
Prince among slaves, directed, produced and written by Andrea Kalin ; reenactments directed by Bill Duke ; a presentation of the National Black Programming Consortium, (videorecording)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Special features: "Dominion over others : slavery at home in the world" featurette; "Writing in the sand : the legacy of Muslim slavery" featurette; "Land of faith & liberty : the Muslim kingdom of Futa Jallon" featurette; interview with Mos Def
  • Originally produced as a motion picture in 2007
  • Based on the book: Prince among slaves / by Terry Alford
Bar code
  • 31223103306115
  • 31223092941427
  • 31223092941419
  • 31223103306123
  • 31223103306107
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
  • vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
mixed
Configuration of playback channels
stereophonic
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
  • tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Prince among slaves -- Middle Passage -- TransAtlantic slave trade -- Natchez, Mississippi -- Foster's field -- Torn memories -- Escape and revelation -- King Cotton -- Starting anew -- Twenty years later -- Crossroads -- Dr. Cox's offer -- Narschalk -- Freedom -- Departure -- Most popular African in America -- ACS -- Backlash -- Last stop -- Journey home -- A dream fulfilled
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Widescreen ed.
Extent
1 videodisc (58 min.)
Isbn
9780793694181
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
841887009195
Other physical details
sd., col. with b&w sequences
Publisher number
PASL601
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)191886932
System details
DVD, NTSC, widescreen; stereo
Video recording format
DVD
Label
Prince among slaves, directed, produced and written by Andrea Kalin ; reenactments directed by Bill Duke ; a presentation of the National Black Programming Consortium, (videorecording)
Publication
Note
  • Special features: "Dominion over others : slavery at home in the world" featurette; "Writing in the sand : the legacy of Muslim slavery" featurette; "Land of faith & liberty : the Muslim kingdom of Futa Jallon" featurette; interview with Mos Def
  • Originally produced as a motion picture in 2007
  • Based on the book: Prince among slaves / by Terry Alford
Bar code
  • 31223103306115
  • 31223092941427
  • 31223092941419
  • 31223103306123
  • 31223103306107
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
  • vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
mixed
Configuration of playback channels
stereophonic
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
  • tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Prince among slaves -- Middle Passage -- TransAtlantic slave trade -- Natchez, Mississippi -- Foster's field -- Torn memories -- Escape and revelation -- King Cotton -- Starting anew -- Twenty years later -- Crossroads -- Dr. Cox's offer -- Narschalk -- Freedom -- Departure -- Most popular African in America -- ACS -- Backlash -- Last stop -- Journey home -- A dream fulfilled
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Widescreen ed.
Extent
1 videodisc (58 min.)
Isbn
9780793694181
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
841887009195
Other physical details
sd., col. with b&w sequences
Publisher number
PASL601
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)191886932
System details
DVD, NTSC, widescreen; stereo
Video recording format
DVD

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