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The Resource The Vietnam War, a production of Florentine Films and WETA, Washington, DC ; a film by Ken Burns and Lynn Novick ; directed by Ken Burns and Lynn Novick ; written by Geoffrey C. Ward ; produced by Sarah Botstein, Lynn Novick, and Ken Burns

The Vietnam War, a production of Florentine Films and WETA, Washington, DC ; a film by Ken Burns and Lynn Novick ; directed by Ken Burns and Lynn Novick ; written by Geoffrey C. Ward ; produced by Sarah Botstein, Lynn Novick, and Ken Burns

Label
The Vietnam War
Title
The Vietnam War
Statement of responsibility
a production of Florentine Films and WETA, Washington, DC ; a film by Ken Burns and Lynn Novick ; directed by Ken Burns and Lynn Novick ; written by Geoffrey C. Ward ; produced by Sarah Botstein, Lynn Novick, and Ken Burns
Contributor
Narrator
Production company
Publisher
Screenwriter
Television director
Television producer
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • spa
  • eng
  • spa
  • eng
  • eng
Summary
In an immersive narrative, Burns and Novick tell the epic story of the Vietnam War as it has never before been told on film. Features testimony from nearly 100 witnesses, including many Americans who fought in the war and others who opposed it, as well as Vietnamese combatants and civilians from both the winning and losing sides
Cataloging source
TEFMT
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Cinematography, Buddy Squires ; editors, Tricia Reidy, Paul Barnes, Erik Ewers, Craig Mellish ; original music, Trent Reznor, Atticus Ross
Dewey number
959.704/3
Intended audience
Rating: TV-MA
Language note
English (5.1 surround) or Spanish (2.0 stereo) dialogue; English/Spanish subtitled for the deaf and hard of hearing (SDH); described video
LC call number
DS557.7
LC item number
.V54 2017
PerformerNote
Narrated by Peter Coyote
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1953-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Burns, Ken
  • Novick, Lynn
  • Ward, Geoffrey C.
  • Coyote, Peter
  • Florentine Films
  • WETA-TV (Television station : Washington, D.C.)
  • PBS Distribution (Firm)
Runtime
0
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
Vietnam War, 1961-1975
Target audience
adult
Technique
live action
Label
The Vietnam War, a production of Florentine Films and WETA, Washington, DC ; a film by Ken Burns and Lynn Novick ; directed by Ken Burns and Lynn Novick ; written by Geoffrey C. Ward ; produced by Sarah Botstein, Lynn Novick, and Ken Burns
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Title from container
  • Wide screen
  • Special features: The making of "The Vietnam War"; Bonus content
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
mixed
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
10 videodiscs (approximately 18 hr.)
Isbn
9781531701734
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
841887033398
Other physical details
sound, color
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (OCoLC)1000084050
  • 401693
  • 11878460
  • (HPL)1000084050
  • 401693
System details
DVD
Video recording format
DVD
Label
The Vietnam War, a production of Florentine Films and WETA, Washington, DC ; a film by Ken Burns and Lynn Novick ; directed by Ken Burns and Lynn Novick ; written by Geoffrey C. Ward ; produced by Sarah Botstein, Lynn Novick, and Ken Burns
Publication
Note
  • Title from container
  • Wide screen
  • Special features: The making of "The Vietnam War"; Bonus content
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
mixed
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
10 videodiscs (approximately 18 hr.)
Isbn
9781531701734
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
841887033398
Other physical details
sound, color
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (OCoLC)1000084050
  • 401693
  • 11878460
  • (HPL)1000084050
  • 401693
System details
DVD
Video recording format
DVD

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