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The Resource The trail of tears : Cherokee legacy, Rich-Heape Films, Inc. in association with the Cherokee Nation and the Eastern Band of Cherokee Indians ; producers, Chip Richie & Steven R. Heape ; writer, Daniel Blake Smith ; director, Chip Richie, (videorecording)

The trail of tears : Cherokee legacy, Rich-Heape Films, Inc. in association with the Cherokee Nation and the Eastern Band of Cherokee Indians ; producers, Chip Richie & Steven R. Heape ; writer, Daniel Blake Smith ; director, Chip Richie, (videorecording)

Label
The trail of tears : Cherokee legacy
Title
The trail of tears
Title remainder
Cherokee legacy
Statement of responsibility
Rich-Heape Films, Inc. in association with the Cherokee Nation and the Eastern Band of Cherokee Indians ; producers, Chip Richie & Steven R. Heape ; writer, Daniel Blake Smith ; director, Chip Richie
Title variation
Cherokee legacy
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Documents the forced removal in 1838 of the Cherokee Nation from the southeastern United States to Oklahoma. Shows the suffering endured by the Cherokees as they lost their land and the difficult conditions they endured on the trail. Describes how thousands of Cherokees died during the Trail of Tears, nearly a quarter of the nation, including most of their children and elders
Cataloging source
TEFMT
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Director of photography, Bob Tullier ; editor, Michael Losurdo, Jr. ; score, James Neel ; music contributed by Walela
Intended audience
Not Rated
Language note
  • Closed-captioned
  • Primarily in English; some segments in Native American language with English subtitles
PerformerNote
Narrator, James Earl Jones ; host, Wes Studi ; celebrity voices, James Garner, Crystal Gayle, John Buttrum, Douglas Wilder
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1928-2014
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Richie, Chip
  • Smith, Daniel Blake
  • Jones, James Earl
  • Studi, Wes
  • Garner, James
  • Rich-Heape Films
Runtime
115
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Trail of Tears, 1838-1839
  • Cherokee Indians
  • Cherokee Indians
  • Cherokee Indians
Target audience
general
Technique
live action
Label
The trail of tears : Cherokee legacy, Rich-Heape Films, Inc. in association with the Cherokee Nation and the Eastern Band of Cherokee Indians ; producers, Chip Richie & Steven R. Heape ; writer, Daniel Blake Smith ; director, Chip Richie, (videorecording)
Instantiates
Publication
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Contents
Introduction -- Pre-1800's -- Sequoyah/the phoenix -- Cherokee government -- Jackson's policies -- Eve of removal -- Tradgedy [i.e. tragedy] of removal -- Removal camps -- Life on the trail -- Tradgedy [i.e. tragedy] of the trail -- Aftermath
Control code
ocm65404070
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Director's cut ; widescreen.
Extent
1 videodisc (115 min.)
Lccn
00463999
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
652645680033
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
68003
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System details
DVD
Video recording format
DVD
Label
The trail of tears : Cherokee legacy, Rich-Heape Films, Inc. in association with the Cherokee Nation and the Eastern Band of Cherokee Indians ; producers, Chip Richie & Steven R. Heape ; writer, Daniel Blake Smith ; director, Chip Richie, (videorecording)
Publication
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Contents
Introduction -- Pre-1800's -- Sequoyah/the phoenix -- Cherokee government -- Jackson's policies -- Eve of removal -- Tradgedy [i.e. tragedy] of removal -- Removal camps -- Life on the trail -- Tradgedy [i.e. tragedy] of the trail -- Aftermath
Control code
ocm65404070
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Director's cut ; widescreen.
Extent
1 videodisc (115 min.)
Lccn
00463999
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
652645680033
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
68003
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System details
DVD
Video recording format
DVD

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