The Resource The call of the jitterbug, Green Room Productions ; directed by Jesper Sorensen, Vibeke Winding, and Tana Ross, (electronic resource)

The call of the jitterbug, Green Room Productions ; directed by Jesper Sorensen, Vibeke Winding, and Tana Ross, (electronic resource)

Label
The call of the jitterbug
Title
The call of the jitterbug
Statement of responsibility
Green Room Productions ; directed by Jesper Sorensen, Vibeke Winding, and Tana Ross
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Documentary on the jitterbug and lindy hop, a dance craze that swept the nation beginning in Harlem in the 1930s. Delilah Jackson, Mama Lu Parks, George Lloyd, Sugar Sullivan-Niles, Frank Manning, Sandra Gibson, and musicians Bill Dillard and Dizzy Gillespie also reminisce about dancing at the Savoy Ballroom and other popular clubs, which are seen in historical film footage. Parks and Manning are shown teaching the dance, which continues to be performed in clubs and on stage
Cataloging source
VaAlASP
Characteristic
videorecording
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1904-1984
  • 1907-1994
  • 1917-1993
  • 1909-1986
  • 1903-1983
  • 1916-1983
  • 1919-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Basie, Count
  • Batiuchok, Margaret
  • Calloway, Cab
  • Dillard, Bill
  • Gibson, Sandra
  • Gillespie, Dizzy
  • Goodman, Benny
  • Hines, Earl
  • Jackson, Delilah
  • James, Harry
  • Lloyd, George
  • Manning, Frankie
  • Miller, Norma
  • Parks, Mama Lu
  • Ross, Tana
  • Sorensen, Jesper
  • Sullivan, Sugar
  • Webb, Chick
  • Winding, Vibeke
  • Filmakers Library, inc
  • Green Room Productions
  • Mama Lu Parks' Traditional Jazz Dance Company
Runtime
36
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Savoy Ballroom (New York, N.Y.),
  • African American dance
  • African Americans
  • Boogie woogie (Music)
  • Dance
  • Jitterbug (Dance)
  • Lindy (Dance)
  • Swing (Dance)
Target audience
general
Technique
live action
Label
The call of the jitterbug, Green Room Productions ; directed by Jesper Sorensen, Vibeke Winding, and Tana Ross, (electronic resource)
Link
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Previously released on DVD
Dimensions
  • other
  • unknown
Extent
1 online resource (36 min.)
Form of item
electronic
Reformatting quality
access
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
  • other
  • remote
System control number
(OCoLC)780480097
Video recording format
other
Label
The call of the jitterbug, Green Room Productions ; directed by Jesper Sorensen, Vibeke Winding, and Tana Ross, (electronic resource)
Link
Publication
Note
Previously released on DVD
Dimensions
  • other
  • unknown
Extent
1 online resource (36 min.)
Form of item
electronic
Reformatting quality
access
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
  • other
  • remote
System control number
(OCoLC)780480097
Video recording format
other

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