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The Resource The true meaning of pictures, Mercury Films ; produced by Nick de Pencier and Jennifer Baichwal ; directed by Jennifer Baichwal, (videorecording)

The true meaning of pictures, Mercury Films ; produced by Nick de Pencier and Jennifer Baichwal ; directed by Jennifer Baichwal, (videorecording)

Label
The true meaning of pictures
Title
The true meaning of pictures
Statement of responsibility
Mercury Films ; produced by Nick de Pencier and Jennifer Baichwal ; directed by Jennifer Baichwal
Title variation
Shelby Lee Adams' Appalachia
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • eng
Summary
Shelby Lee Adams has been photographing the eastern Kentucky Appalachian mountain people for thirty years. Accused of perpetuating stereotypes, Adams is said to exploit his subjects. This documentary explores the controversy
Cataloging source
TEFMT
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Cinematographer, Nick de Pencier ; archival video footage, Shelby Lee Adams ; editor, David Wharnsby
Language note
In English
PerformerNote
Featuring, Shelby Lee Adams
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Baichwal, Jennifer
  • Adams, Shelby Lee
  • Mercury Films Inc
  • Docurama (Firm)
  • New Video Group
Runtime
71
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Appalachian Region, Southern
  • Adams, Shelby Lee
  • Mountain people
  • Photographers
Technique
live action
Label
The true meaning of pictures, Mercury Films ; produced by Nick de Pencier and Jennifer Baichwal ; directed by Jennifer Baichwal, (videorecording)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Originally produced in 2002
  • Special features include: production stills ; filmmaker biographies ; scene selections
Color
mixed
Configuration of playback channels
stereophonic
Control code
ocm53472871
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Full screen.
Extent
1 videodisc (71 min.)
Isbn
9780767058100
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
767685956731
Other physical details
sd., col. with b&w sequences
Publisher number
NVG-9567
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System details
DVD
Video recording format
DVD
Label
The true meaning of pictures, Mercury Films ; produced by Nick de Pencier and Jennifer Baichwal ; directed by Jennifer Baichwal, (videorecording)
Publication
Note
  • Originally produced in 2002
  • Special features include: production stills ; filmmaker biographies ; scene selections
Color
mixed
Configuration of playback channels
stereophonic
Control code
ocm53472871
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Full screen.
Extent
1 videodisc (71 min.)
Isbn
9780767058100
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
767685956731
Other physical details
sd., col. with b&w sequences
Publisher number
NVG-9567
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System details
DVD
Video recording format
DVD

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