Coverart for item
The Resource The West, Insignia Films ; WETA, Washington, D.C. in association with Florentine Films ; produced by Stephen Ives, Jody Abramson, Michael Kantor ; written by Geoffrey C. Ward, Dayton Duncan ; directed by Steven Ives, (videorecording)

The West, Insignia Films ; WETA, Washington, D.C. in association with Florentine Films ; produced by Stephen Ives, Jody Abramson, Michael Kantor ; written by Geoffrey C. Ward, Dayton Duncan ; directed by Steven Ives, (videorecording)

Label
The West
Title
The West
Statement of responsibility
Insignia Films ; WETA, Washington, D.C. in association with Florentine Films ; produced by Stephen Ives, Jody Abramson, Michael Kantor ; written by Geoffrey C. Ward, Dayton Duncan ; directed by Steven Ives
Title variation
Ken Burns presents The West
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Surveys the settlement of the American West, up to the beginning of the 20th century
Related
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Editor, Richard Hankin, Michael Levine, Adam Zucker ; narrator, Peter Coyote ; music, Matthais Gohl ; voices, Peter Gallagher, Randolph Mantooth, Russell Means, Jimmy Smits ... [et al.] ; director of photography, Buddy Squires, Allen Moore
Intended audience
Not rated
Language note
Closed-captioned
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1953-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Ives, Stephen
  • Coyote, Peter
  • Burns, Ken
  • Insignia Films
  • WETA-TV (Television station : Washington, D.C.)
  • Florentine Films
  • PBS DVD (Firm)
  • Warner Home Video (Firm)
Runtime
706
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • West (U.S.)
  • United States
Target audience
general
Technique
live action
Label
The West, Insignia Films ; WETA, Washington, D.C. in association with Florentine Films ; produced by Stephen Ives, Jody Abramson, Michael Kantor ; written by Geoffrey C. Ward, Dayton Duncan ; directed by Steven Ives, (videorecording)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Features: The making of "The West," trivia, interactive maps, scene selection
Color
mixed
Configuration of playback channels
stereophonic
Contents
Disc 1. The people -- Disc 2. Empire upon the trails -- The speck of the future -- Disc 3. Death runs riot -- The grandest enterprise under God -- Disc 4. Fight no more forever -- The geography of hope -- Disc 5. Ghost dance -- One sky above us
Control code
tlc00004401
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Standard format
Extent
5 videodiscs (706 min.)
Isbn
9780780643611
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
794054889123
Other physical details
sd., col. with b&w segments
Publisher number
B8891
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System details
DVD stereo
Terms governing use
For private home use only.
Video recording format
DVD
Label
The West, Insignia Films ; WETA, Washington, D.C. in association with Florentine Films ; produced by Stephen Ives, Jody Abramson, Michael Kantor ; written by Geoffrey C. Ward, Dayton Duncan ; directed by Steven Ives, (videorecording)
Publication
Note
Features: The making of "The West," trivia, interactive maps, scene selection
Color
mixed
Configuration of playback channels
stereophonic
Contents
Disc 1. The people -- Disc 2. Empire upon the trails -- The speck of the future -- Disc 3. Death runs riot -- The grandest enterprise under God -- Disc 4. Fight no more forever -- The geography of hope -- Disc 5. Ghost dance -- One sky above us
Control code
tlc00004401
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Standard format
Extent
5 videodiscs (706 min.)
Isbn
9780780643611
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
794054889123
Other physical details
sd., col. with b&w segments
Publisher number
B8891
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System details
DVD stereo
Terms governing use
For private home use only.
Video recording format
DVD

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