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The Resource Dear Mr. Watterson : an exploration of Calvin & Hobbes, Fingerprint Films ; directed by Joel Allen Schroeder ; produced by Christopher Browne, Matt Mcusic, Joel Allen Schroeder, (videorecording)

Dear Mr. Watterson : an exploration of Calvin & Hobbes, Fingerprint Films ; directed by Joel Allen Schroeder ; produced by Christopher Browne, Matt Mcusic, Joel Allen Schroeder, (videorecording)

Label
Dear Mr. Watterson : an exploration of Calvin & Hobbes
Title
Dear Mr. Watterson
Title remainder
an exploration of Calvin & Hobbes
Statement of responsibility
Fingerprint Films ; directed by Joel Allen Schroeder ; produced by Christopher Browne, Matt Mcusic, Joel Allen Schroeder
Title variation
Dear Mister Watterson
Contributor
Director
Interviewee
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • eng
  • eng
  • eng
Summary
Calvin & Hobbes took center stage when it appeared in comics in 1985. A decade later, when Bill Watterson retired his strip, millions of readers felt the void. Here is an exploration to discover why his 'simple' comic strip has made such an impact on so many readers
Cataloging source
JBL
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Cinematography, Andrew Waruszewski ; edited by Joel Allen Schroeder ; music, We Were Pirates
Dewey number
741.56973
Intended audience
Not rated
Language note
Closed-captioned (SDH: subtitled for the deaf and hard of hearing)
PerformerNote
Featuring Berkeley Breathed, Stephan Pastis, Jenny Robb, Lee Salem, Charles Solomon, Nevin Martell, Dave Kellett, Jef Mallett, Joe Wos, Seth Green, Bill Amend
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1950-
  • 1974-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Schroeder, Joel Allen
  • Breathed, Berke
  • Pastis, Stephan
  • Robb, Jenny E
  • Salem, Lee
  • Solomon, Charles
  • Martell, Nevin
  • Kellett, Dave
  • Mallett, Jef
  • Wos, Joe
  • Green, Seth
  • Amend, Bill
  • Fingerprint Films
  • Gravitas Ventures (Firm)
Runtime
90
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Watterson, Bill
  • Calvin (Fictitious character : Watterson)
  • Hobbes (Fictitious character)
  • Comic books, strips, etc.
Technique
live action
Label
Dear Mr. Watterson : an exploration of Calvin & Hobbes, Fingerprint Films ; directed by Joel Allen Schroeder ; produced by Christopher Browne, Matt Mcusic, Joel Allen Schroeder, (videorecording)
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
Features: scene selection; Includes bonus footage (104 min.)
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
  • vf
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
Contents
Meet the fans -- Intro to Calvin and Hobbes -- Chagrin Falls -- Circle of influence -- Comics as art -- The cheapening of the comics -- Control -- Licensing and merchandise -- The legacy of Bill Watterson -- The end of Calvin and Hobbes
Control code
ocn865582222
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
  • 4 3/4 in.
  • other
Extent
1 videodisc (90 min.)
Lccn
00621289
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
0617529416726
Other physical details
sound, color
Physical substance
DVD video
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)865582222
System details
DVD; widescreen (1.77:1 presentation); 5.1 and stereo
Terms governing use
For private home use only.
Video recording format
DVD
Label
Dear Mr. Watterson : an exploration of Calvin & Hobbes, Fingerprint Films ; directed by Joel Allen Schroeder ; produced by Christopher Browne, Matt Mcusic, Joel Allen Schroeder, (videorecording)
Publication
Copyright
Note
Features: scene selection; Includes bonus footage (104 min.)
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
  • vf
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
Contents
Meet the fans -- Intro to Calvin and Hobbes -- Chagrin Falls -- Circle of influence -- Comics as art -- The cheapening of the comics -- Control -- Licensing and merchandise -- The legacy of Bill Watterson -- The end of Calvin and Hobbes
Control code
ocn865582222
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
  • 4 3/4 in.
  • other
Extent
1 videodisc (90 min.)
Lccn
00621289
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
0617529416726
Other physical details
sound, color
Physical substance
DVD video
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)865582222
System details
DVD; widescreen (1.77:1 presentation); 5.1 and stereo
Terms governing use
For private home use only.
Video recording format
DVD

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