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The Resource Sweet Sweetback's baadasssss song, a film of Melvin Van Peebles ; a Yeah production, (videorecording)

Sweet Sweetback's baadasssss song, a film of Melvin Van Peebles ; a Yeah production, (videorecording)

Label
Sweet Sweetback's baadasssss song
Title
Sweet Sweetback's baadasssss song
Statement of responsibility
a film of Melvin Van Peebles ; a Yeah production
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
A young hustler's aimless pleasure-seeking turns to radicalism after witnessing the beating of a Black revolutionary by two white cops
Cataloging source
ZCU
Characteristic
videorecording
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/collectionName
Sweet Sweetback's baadasssss song (Motion picture)
Credits note
Writer, composer, producer, director and editor, Melvin van Peebles ; Director of photography, Bob Maxwell ; cinematographers, Bob Maxwell, Jose Garcia ; sound, Clark Will ; music performed by Earth, Wind and Fire
Dewey number
791.4372
Intended audience
Not rated; "Rated X by an all white jury"--Container
LC call number
PN1997
LC item number
.S9767 2002
PerformerNote
  • Melvin van Peebles, Simon Chuckster, Hubert Scales, Niva Rochelle, Rhetta Hughes
  • "Starring the Black Community and Brer Soul."
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1932-
  • 1923-1978
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Van Peebles, Melvin
  • Chuckster, Simon
  • Scales, Hubert
  • Rochelle, Niva
  • Hughes, Rheta
  • Brer Soul
  • Maxwell, Bob
  • Garcia, José
  • Yeah Productions (Firm)
  • Xenon Pictures
  • Earth, Wind & Fire (Musical group)
Runtime
97
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • African Americans
  • Police brutality
  • Racism
Target audience
adult
Technique
live action
Label
Sweet Sweetback's baadasssss song, a film of Melvin Van Peebles ; a Yeah production, (videorecording)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Videodisc release of the 1971 motion picture
  • "Original uncut version"--Container
  • Special features include : "making of" film by Melvin Van Peebles : "The Real deal: what it was [strikethrough] ... is" (2002) ; filmography
Bar code
31223111435047
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
  • vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
stereophonic
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
  • tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
30th anniversary special ed.
Extent
1 videodisc (97 min.)
Isbn
9781578297504
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
000799106426
Other physical details
sd., col.
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)51768485
System details
DVD, NTSC, region 1, full screen presentation; Dolby Digital
Video recording format
DVD
Label
Sweet Sweetback's baadasssss song, a film of Melvin Van Peebles ; a Yeah production, (videorecording)
Publication
Note
  • Videodisc release of the 1971 motion picture
  • "Original uncut version"--Container
  • Special features include : "making of" film by Melvin Van Peebles : "The Real deal: what it was [strikethrough] ... is" (2002) ; filmography
Bar code
31223111435047
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
  • vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
stereophonic
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
  • tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
30th anniversary special ed.
Extent
1 videodisc (97 min.)
Isbn
9781578297504
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
000799106426
Other physical details
sd., col.
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)51768485
System details
DVD, NTSC, region 1, full screen presentation; Dolby Digital
Video recording format
DVD

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