The Resource The political Dr. Seuss, Terra Incognita Films ; produced in association with Independent Television Service, (videorecording)

The political Dr. Seuss, Terra Incognita Films ; produced in association with Independent Television Service, (videorecording)

Label
The political Dr. Seuss
Title
The political Dr. Seuss
Statement of responsibility
Terra Incognita Films ; produced in association with Independent Television Service
Title variation
Political Doctor Seuss
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
This documentary on Theodor Geisel, better known as Dr. Seuss, traces the development of his art and political philosophy. Seuss's early work as a political cartoonist for PM newspaper and as a film propagandist with Frank Capra ultimately evolved into a career as a children's writer concerned with nurturing both literacy and social awareness
Cataloging source
WHE
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Produced, written, and directed by Ron Lamothe ; directors of photography, Stephen McCarthy, Neal Brown ; original music, Mark Zaki
PerformerNote
Narrator, Ron Lamothe ; voice of Dr. Seuss, Edwin Beschler ; interviews with Audrey Geisel, Judith Morgan, Neil Morgan, Robert Bernstein, Michael Frith, Michael Kazin, Elaine Tyler May, Richard H. Minear
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1959-
  • 1924-2014
  • 1948-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Lamothe, Ron
  • McCarthy, Stephen
  • Brown, Neal
  • Zaki, Mark
  • Geisel, Audrey S
  • Morgan, Judith
  • Morgan, Neil
  • Bernstein, Robert
  • Frith, Michael K
  • Kazin Michael
  • May, Elaine Tyler
  • Minear, Richard H
  • Terra Incognita Films
  • Independent Television Service
Runtime
84
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Seuss
  • Children's literature, American
  • Illustrators
  • Authors
Technique
live action
Label
The political Dr. Seuss, Terra Incognita Films ; produced in association with Independent Television Service, (videorecording)
Instantiates
Publication
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
  • vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
mixed
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 (84 min.)
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other physical details
sd., col. and b&w
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)58437968
System details
DVD-R
Video recording format
DVD
Label
The political Dr. Seuss, Terra Incognita Films ; produced in association with Independent Television Service, (videorecording)
Publication
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
  • vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
mixed
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 (84 min.)
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other physical details
sd., col. and b&w
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)58437968
System details
DVD-R
Video recording format
DVD

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