The Resource The Charles Burnett collection, (videorecording)

The Charles Burnett collection, (videorecording)

Label
The Charles Burnett collection
Title
The Charles Burnett collection
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
  • Killer of sheep: An African-American slaughterhouse worker searches for tiny moments of beauty in his predominantly bleak life
  • My brother's wedding: A young African-American man navigates his conflicting obligations while trying to figure out what he really wants in life
Related
Member of
Cataloging source
TEFMT
Characteristic
videorecording
Dewey number
791.4375
Language note
  • In English
  • Closed-captioned (Killer of sheep only)
PerformerNote
  • Cast for Killer of sheep: Henry Gayle Sanders, Kaycee Moore, Charles Bracy, Angela Burnett, Eugene Cherry, Jack Drummond
  • Cast for My brother's wedding: Everette Silas, Jessie Holmes, Gaye Shannon-Burnett, Ronald E. Bell, Dennis Kemper
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1944-
  • 1942-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Burnett, Charles
  • Sanders, Henry G.
  • Moore, Kaycee
  • Silas, Everette
  • Holmes, Jessie
  • Taylor, Stephen James
  • Peña, Richard
  • White, Armond
  • Sept/Arte (Firm)
  • Zweites Deutsches Fernsehen
  • Milestone Film & Video
  • New Yorker Video (Firm)
Runtime
332
Series statement
Milestone cinematheque
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • African Americans
  • African American families
Technique
live action
Label
The Charles Burnett collection, (videorecording)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Collective title from disc labels
  • Special features: optional audio commentary on Killer of sheep by Barnett & Richard Peña; Killer of sheep cast reunion video by Ross Lipman (2007, b&w, 6 min.); re-release trailer for Killer of sheep (2 min.)
  • Program notes in container insert include an essay by Armond White ("Killer of sheep : more than a 'masterpiece'") & notes from film preservationist Ross Lipman on the UCLA Film & Television Archive's efforts to preserve the film
  • Disc menus incorrectly identify the original version of My brother's wedding as the director's cut, and vice versa
Accompanying material
1 folded sheet (ill. ; 17 cm)
Bar code
  • 31223120120598
  • 31223120120580
  • 31223120120655
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
Contents
Disc 1. Killer of sheep (1977, b&w, 80 min.) / a film by Charles Burnett -- Several friends (1969, b&w, 22 min.) / a film by Charles Burnett ; principal photography by Jim Watkins -- The horse (1972, col., 14 min.) / cameraman, Ian Conner ; a film by Charles Burnett -- When it rains (1995, col., 13 min.) / directed by Charles Burnett ; story by Charles Burnett ; music by Stephen James Taylor ; La Sept/Arte -- Disc 2. My brother's wedding (original version, 1983, col., 80 min.) / a film by Charles Burnett ; editor, Thomas M. Penick ; co-producer, Zweites Deutsches Fernsehen --- My brother's wedding (director's cut, 2007, col., 118 min.) / a film by Charles Burnett ; editor, Thomas M. Penick ; co-producer, Zweites Deutsches Fernsehen -- Quiet as kept (2007, col., 5 min.) / produced by Jon Oh and Charles Burnett ; written, directed, camera, edited by Charles Burnett
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. +
Dimensions
other
Edition
2-disc special ed.; standard format 1.33:1.
Extent
2 videodiscs (332 min.)
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
784148010748
Other physical details
sd., b&w and col.
Publisher number
MILE00107
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)173154611
System details
DVD, all regions
Video recording format
DVD
Label
The Charles Burnett collection, (videorecording)
Publication
Note
  • Collective title from disc labels
  • Special features: optional audio commentary on Killer of sheep by Barnett & Richard Peña; Killer of sheep cast reunion video by Ross Lipman (2007, b&w, 6 min.); re-release trailer for Killer of sheep (2 min.)
  • Program notes in container insert include an essay by Armond White ("Killer of sheep : more than a 'masterpiece'") & notes from film preservationist Ross Lipman on the UCLA Film & Television Archive's efforts to preserve the film
  • Disc menus incorrectly identify the original version of My brother's wedding as the director's cut, and vice versa
Accompanying material
1 folded sheet (ill. ; 17 cm)
Bar code
  • 31223120120598
  • 31223120120580
  • 31223120120655
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
Contents
Disc 1. Killer of sheep (1977, b&w, 80 min.) / a film by Charles Burnett -- Several friends (1969, b&w, 22 min.) / a film by Charles Burnett ; principal photography by Jim Watkins -- The horse (1972, col., 14 min.) / cameraman, Ian Conner ; a film by Charles Burnett -- When it rains (1995, col., 13 min.) / directed by Charles Burnett ; story by Charles Burnett ; music by Stephen James Taylor ; La Sept/Arte -- Disc 2. My brother's wedding (original version, 1983, col., 80 min.) / a film by Charles Burnett ; editor, Thomas M. Penick ; co-producer, Zweites Deutsches Fernsehen --- My brother's wedding (director's cut, 2007, col., 118 min.) / a film by Charles Burnett ; editor, Thomas M. Penick ; co-producer, Zweites Deutsches Fernsehen -- Quiet as kept (2007, col., 5 min.) / produced by Jon Oh and Charles Burnett ; written, directed, camera, edited by Charles Burnett
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. +
Dimensions
other
Edition
2-disc special ed.; standard format 1.33:1.
Extent
2 videodiscs (332 min.)
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
784148010748
Other physical details
sd., b&w and col.
Publisher number
MILE00107
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)173154611
System details
DVD, all regions
Video recording format
DVD

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