The Resource American experience, The circus, a Winter Films production for American experience ; WGBH ; written, produced and directed by Sharon Grimberg

American experience, The circus, a Winter Films production for American experience ; WGBH ; written, produced and directed by Sharon Grimberg

Label
American experience, The circus
Title
American experience
Title part
The circus
Statement of responsibility
a Winter Films production for American experience ; WGBH ; written, produced and directed by Sharon Grimberg
Title variation
Circus
Contributor
Composer
Distributor
Narrator
Production company
Publisher
Screenwriter
Television director
Television producer
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • eng
  • eng
  • eng
Summary
A four-hour mini-series that tells the story of one of the most popular and influential forms of entertainment in American history. Drawing upon a vast and rich visual archive, the film follows the rise and fall of the gigantic, traveling tented railroad circus, recounting the era when Circus Day could shut down a town, and circus stars were among the most famous people in the country
Member of
Cataloging source
KYC
Characteristic
videorecording
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/collectionName
American experience (Television program)
Credits note
Composers of original music, Gary Lionelli, Nathan Halpern
Dewey number
791.3
Language note
English dialogue; English subtitles
LC call number
  • GV1803
  • GV1815
LC item number
  • .C4855 2018
  • .C57 2018
PerformerNote
Narrator, Michael Murphy
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1938-
  • 1978-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Grimberg, Sharon
  • Murphy, Michael
  • Lionelli, Gary
  • Halpern, Nathan
  • Winter Pink Films
  • WGBH (Television station : Boston, Mass.)
  • Public Broadcasting Service (U.S.)
  • PBS Distribution (Firm)
Runtime
240
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
Circus
Target audience
adult
Technique
live action
Label
American experience, The circus, a Winter Films production for American experience ; WGBH ; written, produced and directed by Sharon Grimberg
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • Title from container
  • Originally broadcast as episodes of the television series: American experience
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
  • vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
mixed
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
  • 4 3/4 in.
  • other
Extent
2 videodiscs (approximately 240 min.)
Isbn
9781531706302
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
841887038058
Other physical details
sound, color with black and white sequences
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • 461221
  • (HPL)1054007598
  • 461221
System details
DVD, NTSC, Region 1; widescreen presentation; 5.1 surround
Video recording format
DVD
Label
American experience, The circus, a Winter Films production for American experience ; WGBH ; written, produced and directed by Sharon Grimberg
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • Title from container
  • Originally broadcast as episodes of the television series: American experience
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
  • vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
mixed
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
  • 4 3/4 in.
  • other
Extent
2 videodiscs (approximately 240 min.)
Isbn
9781531706302
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
841887038058
Other physical details
sound, color with black and white sequences
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • 461221
  • (HPL)1054007598
  • 461221
System details
DVD, NTSC, Region 1; widescreen presentation; 5.1 surround
Video recording format
DVD

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