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The Resource The presidents, a production of WGBH Boston ; WGBH Educational Foundation, (videorecording)

The presidents, a production of WGBH Boston ; WGBH Educational Foundation, (videorecording)

Label
The presidents
Title
The presidents
Statement of responsibility
a production of WGBH Boston ; WGBH Educational Foundation
Title variation
American experience presents The presidents
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • eng
  • eng
Summary
Chronciles the lives and accomplishments of presidents Theodore Roosevelt, Woodrow Wilson, FDR, Truman, JFK, Lyndon B. Johnson, Richard Nixon, Jimmy Carter, Ronald Reagan, George H. W. Bush, and Bill Clinton
Related
Cataloging source
BKX
Characteristic
videorecording
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/collectionName
American experience (Television program).
Credits note
Cinematography by Mitch Wilson (Wilson), Stephen McCarthy (Bush, Carter, Clinton), Michael Chin (Carter) ; editors, Geof Bartz (Roosevelt, FDR, Truman, LBJ), Howard Sharp (Roosevelt, Truman), Susan Fanshel (FDR), Tom Haneke (LBJ), James Rutenbeck (Carter), Betty Ciccarelli (Reagan, pt. 1), Bill Lattanzi (Reagan, pt.2), Jon Neuburger (Bush), Bernice Schneider (Bush), Nancy Novack (Clinton), George O'Donnell (Clinton) ; music, Michael Bacon (Roosevelt, FDR, Truman, Kennedys, LBJ, Reagan, Bush), David Vanacore (Wilson), Victor Vanacore (Wilson), Todd Boekelheide (Nixon), Mason Daring (Carter), Joel Goodman (Clinton)
Intended audience
Not rated
Language note
Closed-captioned (some episodes with SDH: subtitles for the deaf and hard of hearing)
PerformerNote
Narrated by Jason Robards (Roosevelt, Truman), Linda Hunt (Wilson, Carter), David McCullough (FDR, LBJ), Stacy Keach (Kennedys), Will Lyman (Nixon), David Ogden Stiers (Reagan, Bush), Campbell Scott (Clinton)
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1945-
  • 1948-
  • 1963-
  • 1948-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Robards, Jason
  • Hunt, Linda
  • McCullough, David G
  • Stiers, David Ogden
  • Keach, Stacy
  • Lyman, Will
  • Scott, Campbell
  • Grubin, David
  • Ward, Geoffrey C
  • Byker, Carl
  • Wilson, Mitch
  • Mrazek, David
  • Whitehead, Phillip
  • Espar, David
  • Deane, Elizabeth
  • Mellowes, Marilyn H
  • Bosch, Adriana
  • Hoyt, Austin
  • Wiser, Callie Taintor
  • Goodman, Barak
  • Durrance, Chris
  • Bacon, Michael
  • PBS Distribution (Firm)
  • WGBH (Television station : Boston, Mass.)
  • WGBH Educational Foundation
  • David Grubin Productions
  • KCET (Television station : Los Angeles, Calif.)
  • Red Hill Productions
  • Thames Television, ltd
  • KERA Dallas/Ft. Worth (Television station)
  • Austin Hoyt Productions
  • Ark Media (Firm)
Runtime
0
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Roosevelt, Theodore
  • Wilson, Woodrow
  • Roosevelt, Franklin D.
  • Truman, Harry S
  • Kennedy, John F.
  • Johnson, Lyndon B.
  • Nixon, Richard M.
  • Carter, Jimmy
  • Reagan, Ronald
  • Bush, George
  • Clinton, Bill
  • Presidents
  • Biographical television programs
  • Documentary television programs
  • Historical television programs
  • Video recordings for the hearing impaired
Target audience
general
Technique
live action
Label
The presidents, a production of WGBH Boston ; WGBH Educational Foundation, (videorecording)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Originally produced as episodes of the television program American experience between 1990 and 2012
  • Features: scene selection ; teachers guide (PDF) (Roosevelt, FDR, Truman, Kennedys, LBJ, Nixon, Carter, Reagan, Bush) ; mini documentaries on race relations, women's suffrage, labor rights, and more ; profiles of key figures in Wilson's life ; interviews with the filmmakers and scholars ; Jacob Riis photo gallery ; World War I poster art gallery ; a scholars' forum on Wilson's legacy ; interview with historian Robert Dallek, author of An unfinished life: John F. Kennedy, 1917-1963 ; bonus video (Bush)
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
mixed
Contents
  • [volume 1.] Theodore Roosevelt (1996) / David Grubin Productions, Inc. film ; produced and directed by David Grubin ; written by David Grubin, Geoffrey C. Ward -- Woodrow Wilson (2002) / KCET in association with Red Hill Productions ; directed by Carl Byker, Mitch Wilson ; written by Carl Byker, David Mrazek ; produced by Carl Byker ... [et. al] -- FDR (1994) / David Grubin Productions, Inc. film ; written and produced by David Grubin
  • [volume 2.] Truman (1997) / David Grubin Productions ; written by David Grubin, Geoffrey C. Ward -- The Kennedys (1992) / a co-production of Thames Television, London ; produced by Phillip Whitehead ... [et. al] ; written by Geoffrey C. Ward ... [et. al] -- LBJ (1991) / KERA in association with David Grubin Productions, Inc. ; written and produced by David Grubin -- Nixon (1990) / producers, David Espar, Elizabeth Deane, Marilyn Mellowes ; written by Geoffrey C. Ward ... [et. al]
  • [volume 3.] Jimmy Carter (2002) / written, produced and directed by Adriana Bosch -- Reagan (1998): Lifeguard (pt. 1) / written and produced by Adriana Bosch ; An American crusade (pt. 2) / written and produced by Austin Hoyt -- George H.W. Bush (2008) / Austin Hoyt Productions ; written and directed by Austin Hoyt ; produced by Austin Hoyt, Callie Taintor Wiser -- Clinton (2012) / Ark Media ; produced by Barak Goodman, Chris Durrance ; written and directed by Barack Goodman
Control code
z1cccl b1912294
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
17 digital videodiscs (ca. 2310 min.)
Isbn
9781608837229
Medium for sound
videodisc
Note
Volume numbers assigned by cataloger based on information on discs.
Other control number
841887017251
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
  • AMEX6000 (set)
  • AMEX6000.1
  • AMEX6000.2
  • AMEX6000.3
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(Sirsi) i9781608837229
System details
Region 1, NTSC ; 5.1 surround
Terms governing use
For private home use only.
Video recording format
DVD
Label
The presidents, a production of WGBH Boston ; WGBH Educational Foundation, (videorecording)
Publication
Note
  • Originally produced as episodes of the television program American experience between 1990 and 2012
  • Features: scene selection ; teachers guide (PDF) (Roosevelt, FDR, Truman, Kennedys, LBJ, Nixon, Carter, Reagan, Bush) ; mini documentaries on race relations, women's suffrage, labor rights, and more ; profiles of key figures in Wilson's life ; interviews with the filmmakers and scholars ; Jacob Riis photo gallery ; World War I poster art gallery ; a scholars' forum on Wilson's legacy ; interview with historian Robert Dallek, author of An unfinished life: John F. Kennedy, 1917-1963 ; bonus video (Bush)
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
mixed
Contents
  • [volume 1.] Theodore Roosevelt (1996) / David Grubin Productions, Inc. film ; produced and directed by David Grubin ; written by David Grubin, Geoffrey C. Ward -- Woodrow Wilson (2002) / KCET in association with Red Hill Productions ; directed by Carl Byker, Mitch Wilson ; written by Carl Byker, David Mrazek ; produced by Carl Byker ... [et. al] -- FDR (1994) / David Grubin Productions, Inc. film ; written and produced by David Grubin
  • [volume 2.] Truman (1997) / David Grubin Productions ; written by David Grubin, Geoffrey C. Ward -- The Kennedys (1992) / a co-production of Thames Television, London ; produced by Phillip Whitehead ... [et. al] ; written by Geoffrey C. Ward ... [et. al] -- LBJ (1991) / KERA in association with David Grubin Productions, Inc. ; written and produced by David Grubin -- Nixon (1990) / producers, David Espar, Elizabeth Deane, Marilyn Mellowes ; written by Geoffrey C. Ward ... [et. al]
  • [volume 3.] Jimmy Carter (2002) / written, produced and directed by Adriana Bosch -- Reagan (1998): Lifeguard (pt. 1) / written and produced by Adriana Bosch ; An American crusade (pt. 2) / written and produced by Austin Hoyt -- George H.W. Bush (2008) / Austin Hoyt Productions ; written and directed by Austin Hoyt ; produced by Austin Hoyt, Callie Taintor Wiser -- Clinton (2012) / Ark Media ; produced by Barak Goodman, Chris Durrance ; written and directed by Barack Goodman
Control code
z1cccl b1912294
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
17 digital videodiscs (ca. 2310 min.)
Isbn
9781608837229
Medium for sound
videodisc
Note
Volume numbers assigned by cataloger based on information on discs.
Other control number
841887017251
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
  • AMEX6000 (set)
  • AMEX6000.1
  • AMEX6000.2
  • AMEX6000.3
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(Sirsi) i9781608837229
System details
Region 1, NTSC ; 5.1 surround
Terms governing use
For private home use only.
Video recording format
DVD

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