The Resource China : a century of revolution, written, produced and directed by Sue Williams ; a series by Ambrica Productions in association with WGBH Boston and Channel 4 Television UK, (videorecording)

China : a century of revolution, written, produced and directed by Sue Williams ; a series by Ambrica Productions in association with WGBH Boston and Channel 4 Television UK, (videorecording)

Label
China : a century of revolution
Title
China
Title remainder
a century of revolution
Statement of responsibility
written, produced and directed by Sue Williams ; a series by Ambrica Productions in association with WGBH Boston and Channel 4 Television UK
Title variation
Century of revolution
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • chi
  • eng
  • eng
Summary
"An astonishingly candid view of a once-secret nation with rare archival footage, insightful historical commentary and stunning eyewitness accounts from citizens who struggled through China's most decisive century" -- Container
Related
Cataloging source
TEFMT
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Camera, Richard Gordon ... [et al.] ; editor, Howard Sharp, John J. Martin (pt. 3) ; music, Tan Dun, Jason Kao Hwang (pt. 3)
Dewey number
951.04
Language note
Narration in English. Dialogue in Chinese with English subtitles or voiceovers. Optional Chinese subtitles throughout
LC call number
DS774
LC item number
.C4413 2007
PerformerNote
Narrator, Will Lyman
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1954 May 12-
  • 1957-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Lyman, Will
  • Williams, Sue
  • Tan, Dun
  • Ambrica Productions
  • WGBH (Television station : Boston, Mass.)
  • Channel Four (Great Britain)
  • WGBH Educational Foundation
  • Zeitgeist Films
Runtime
339
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • China
  • China
  • China
  • China
  • China
  • China
  • China
  • China
Target audience
adult
Technique
live action
Label
China : a century of revolution, written, produced and directed by Sue Williams ; a series by Ambrica Productions in association with WGBH Boston and Channel 4 Television UK, (videorecording)
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
Originally produced for television between 1989-1997
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
mixed
Configuration of playback channels
mixed
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Disc 1. China in revolution. Battle for survival, 1911-1936 (58 min.) ; Fighting for the future, 1936-1949 (55 min.) / Ambrica Productions ; written and directed by Sue Williams ; co-director, Kathryn Dietz ; editor, Howard Sharp ; camera, Richard Gordon, Jean de Segonzac, Michael Chin ; music composed by Tan Dun ; produced by Sue Williams and Kathryn Dietz (1989, 113 min.) --
  • Disc 2. The Mao years. Catch the stars and moon, 1949-1960 (59 min.) ; It is right to rebel!, 1960-1976 (55 min.) / Ambrica Productions, in association with WGBH Television and Channel 4 Television UK ; written, produced and directed by Sue Williams ; coordinating producer, Kathryn Dietz ; edited by Howard Sharp ; camera, Bestor Cram ... [et al.] ; music composed by Tan Dun ; WGBH Educational Foundation (1994, 114 min.) --
  • Disc 3. Born under the red flag. Surviving Mao (55 min.) ; The new generation (57 min.) / Ambrica Productions, in association with WGBH Television and Channel 4 Television UK ; written, produced and directed by Sue Williams ; co-producer, Kathryn Pierce Dietz ; edited by John J. Martin ; camera, Bestor Cram, Simon Fanthorpe ; original music by Jason Kao Hwang ; WGBH Educational Foundation (1997, 112 min.)
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Standard format.
Extent
3 videodiscs (339 min.)
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
795975109130
Other physical details
sound, color with black and white sequences
Publisher number
Z1091
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • ocn150881669
  • 5369346
System details
DVD, region 1
Terms governing use
"Licensed only for private home use, in-store rental or library purposes" -- Container.
Video recording format
DVD
Label
China : a century of revolution, written, produced and directed by Sue Williams ; a series by Ambrica Productions in association with WGBH Boston and Channel 4 Television UK, (videorecording)
Publication
Copyright
Note
Originally produced for television between 1989-1997
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
mixed
Configuration of playback channels
mixed
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Disc 1. China in revolution. Battle for survival, 1911-1936 (58 min.) ; Fighting for the future, 1936-1949 (55 min.) / Ambrica Productions ; written and directed by Sue Williams ; co-director, Kathryn Dietz ; editor, Howard Sharp ; camera, Richard Gordon, Jean de Segonzac, Michael Chin ; music composed by Tan Dun ; produced by Sue Williams and Kathryn Dietz (1989, 113 min.) --
  • Disc 2. The Mao years. Catch the stars and moon, 1949-1960 (59 min.) ; It is right to rebel!, 1960-1976 (55 min.) / Ambrica Productions, in association with WGBH Television and Channel 4 Television UK ; written, produced and directed by Sue Williams ; coordinating producer, Kathryn Dietz ; edited by Howard Sharp ; camera, Bestor Cram ... [et al.] ; music composed by Tan Dun ; WGBH Educational Foundation (1994, 114 min.) --
  • Disc 3. Born under the red flag. Surviving Mao (55 min.) ; The new generation (57 min.) / Ambrica Productions, in association with WGBH Television and Channel 4 Television UK ; written, produced and directed by Sue Williams ; co-producer, Kathryn Pierce Dietz ; edited by John J. Martin ; camera, Bestor Cram, Simon Fanthorpe ; original music by Jason Kao Hwang ; WGBH Educational Foundation (1997, 112 min.)
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Standard format.
Extent
3 videodiscs (339 min.)
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
795975109130
Other physical details
sound, color with black and white sequences
Publisher number
Z1091
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • ocn150881669
  • 5369346
System details
DVD, region 1
Terms governing use
"Licensed only for private home use, in-store rental or library purposes" -- Container.
Video recording format
DVD

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