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The Resource Solomon Northup's odyssey : twelve years as a slave, Past America, Inc. ; producer, Yanna Kroyt Brandt ; writers, Lou Potter, Samm-Art Williams ; director, Gordon Parks, (videorecording)

Solomon Northup's odyssey : twelve years as a slave, Past America, Inc. ; producer, Yanna Kroyt Brandt ; writers, Lou Potter, Samm-Art Williams ; director, Gordon Parks, (videorecording)

Label
Solomon Northup's odyssey : twelve years as a slave
Title
Solomon Northup's odyssey
Title remainder
twelve years as a slave
Statement of responsibility
Past America, Inc. ; producer, Yanna Kroyt Brandt ; writers, Lou Potter, Samm-Art Williams ; director, Gordon Parks
Title variation
  • 12 years a slave
  • Twelve years a slave
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Based on the true story of Solomon Northrup, a free black man from New York who was kidnapped in 1841 and forced into slavery in Louisiana
Member of
Cataloging source
MDK
Characteristic
videorecording
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/collectionName
American playhouse (Television program)
Credits note
Director of photography, Hiro Narita ; music composer, Gordon Parks
Dewey number
921
Intended audience
MPAA rating: Not rated
LC call number
PN1997.S65
LC item number
2004
PerformerNote
Avery Brooks, Mason Adams, Kent Broadhurst, Lee Bryant, Rhetta Greene, Janet League, Petronia Paley
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1912-2006
  • 1941-
  • 1808-1863?
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Brandt, Yanna
  • Williams, Samm-Art
  • Parks, Gordon
  • Brooks, Avery
  • Adams, Mason
  • Broadhurst, Kent
  • Bryant, Lee
  • Greene, Rhetta
  • League, Janet
  • Paley, Petronia
  • Narita, Hiro
  • Northup, Solomon
  • Past America Inc
  • Monterey Video (Firm)
Runtime
117
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Northup, Solomon
  • Slavery
  • African Americans
  • Slaves
  • Feature films
Target audience
general
Technique
live action
Label
Solomon Northup's odyssey : twelve years as a slave, Past America, Inc. ; producer, Yanna Kroyt Brandt ; writers, Lou Potter, Samm-Art Williams ; director, Gordon Parks, (videorecording)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Originally broadcast as part of the PBS television program American Playhouse in 1984
  • From the autobiography My twelve years as a slave by Solomon Northup
  • DVD features: actor profiles, Gordon Parks' bio, story background, original press, discussion topics
Bar code
  • 31223111446937
  • 31223111446887
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
Extent
1 videodisc (117 min.)
Isbn
9781569942666
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
012233397628
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
339762
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)57591904
System details
DVD
Video recording format
DVD
Label
Solomon Northup's odyssey : twelve years as a slave, Past America, Inc. ; producer, Yanna Kroyt Brandt ; writers, Lou Potter, Samm-Art Williams ; director, Gordon Parks, (videorecording)
Publication
Note
  • Originally broadcast as part of the PBS television program American Playhouse in 1984
  • From the autobiography My twelve years as a slave by Solomon Northup
  • DVD features: actor profiles, Gordon Parks' bio, story background, original press, discussion topics
Bar code
  • 31223111446937
  • 31223111446887
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
Extent
1 videodisc (117 min.)
Isbn
9781569942666
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
012233397628
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
339762
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)57591904
System details
DVD
Video recording format
DVD

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