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The Resource Killer of sheep : the Charles Burnett collection, (videorecording)

Killer of sheep : the Charles Burnett collection, (videorecording)

Label
Killer of sheep : the Charles Burnett collection
Title
Killer of sheep
Title remainder
the Charles Burnett collection
Title variation
Charles Burnett collection
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
  • Killer of sheep: An African-American slaughterhouse worker searches for tiny moments of beauty in his predominantly bleak life
  • My brother's wedding: A young African-American man navigates his conflicting obligations while trying to figure out what he really wants in life
Related
Member of
Cataloging source
TEFMT
Characteristic
videorecording
Language note
  • In English
  • Closed-captioned (Killer of sheep only)
PerformerNote
  • Cast for Killer of sheep: Henry Gayle Sanders, Kaycee Moore, Charles Bracy, Angela Burnett, Eugene Cherry, Jack Drummond
  • Cast for My brother's wedding: Everette Silas, Jessie Holmes, Gaye Shannon-Burnett, Ronald E. Bell, Dennis Kemper
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1944-
  • 1942-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Burnett, Charles
  • Sanders, Henry G.
  • Moore, Kaycee
  • Silas, Everette
  • Holmes, Jessie
  • Milestone Film & Video
  • New Yorker Video (Firm)
Runtime
332
Series statement
Milestone cinematheque
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • African Americans
  • African American families
  • African Americans
  • African Americans
  • Slaughtering and slaughter-houses
Technique
live action
Label
Killer of sheep : the Charles Burnett collection, (videorecording)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Disc menus incorrectly identify the original version of My brother's wedding as the director's cut
  • Special Features: optional audio commentary on Killer of sheep by Barnett & Richard Peña; Killer of sheep cast reunion video by Ross Lipman (2007, b&w, 6 min.); re-release trailer for Killer of sheep (2 min.)
Color
mixed
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Contents
Disc 1. Killer of sheep (1977, b&w, 80 min.) / a film by Charles Burnett -- Several friends (1969, b&w, 22 min.) / a film by Charles Burnett ; principal photography by Jim Watkins -- The horse (1972, col., 14 min.) / cameraman, Ian Conner ; a film by Charles Burnett -- When it rains (1995, col., 13 min.) / directed by Charles Burnett ; story by Charles Burnett ; music by Stephen James Taylor ; La Sept/Arte -- Disc 2. My brother's wedding (original version, 1983, col., 80 min.) / a film by Charles Burnett ; editor, Thomas M. Penick ; co-producer, Zweites Deutsches Fernsehen --- My brother's wedding (director's cut, 2007, col., 118 min.) / a film by Charles Burnett ; editor, Thomas M. Penick ; co-producer, Zweites Deutsches Fernsehen -- Quiet as kept (2007, col., 5 min.) / produced by Jon Oh and Charles Burnett ; written, directed, camera, edited by Charles Burnett
Control code
ocn173154611
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
2-disc special ed.
Extent
2 videodiscs (332 min.)
Lccn
00481827
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
784148010748
Other physical details
sd., b&w and col.
Publisher number
MILE00107
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System details
DVD, all regions
Video recording format
DVD
Label
Killer of sheep : the Charles Burnett collection, (videorecording)
Publication
Note
  • Disc menus incorrectly identify the original version of My brother's wedding as the director's cut
  • Special Features: optional audio commentary on Killer of sheep by Barnett & Richard Peña; Killer of sheep cast reunion video by Ross Lipman (2007, b&w, 6 min.); re-release trailer for Killer of sheep (2 min.)
Color
mixed
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Contents
Disc 1. Killer of sheep (1977, b&w, 80 min.) / a film by Charles Burnett -- Several friends (1969, b&w, 22 min.) / a film by Charles Burnett ; principal photography by Jim Watkins -- The horse (1972, col., 14 min.) / cameraman, Ian Conner ; a film by Charles Burnett -- When it rains (1995, col., 13 min.) / directed by Charles Burnett ; story by Charles Burnett ; music by Stephen James Taylor ; La Sept/Arte -- Disc 2. My brother's wedding (original version, 1983, col., 80 min.) / a film by Charles Burnett ; editor, Thomas M. Penick ; co-producer, Zweites Deutsches Fernsehen --- My brother's wedding (director's cut, 2007, col., 118 min.) / a film by Charles Burnett ; editor, Thomas M. Penick ; co-producer, Zweites Deutsches Fernsehen -- Quiet as kept (2007, col., 5 min.) / produced by Jon Oh and Charles Burnett ; written, directed, camera, edited by Charles Burnett
Control code
ocn173154611
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
2-disc special ed.
Extent
2 videodiscs (332 min.)
Lccn
00481827
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
784148010748
Other physical details
sd., b&w and col.
Publisher number
MILE00107
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System details
DVD, all regions
Video recording format
DVD

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