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The Resource God's trombones : a trilogy of African-American poems, written by James Weldon Johnson ; Will Vinton Productions presents, (videorecording)

God's trombones : a trilogy of African-American poems, written by James Weldon Johnson ; Will Vinton Productions presents, (videorecording)

Label
God's trombones : a trilogy of African-American poems
Title
God's trombones
Title remainder
a trilogy of African-American poems
Statement of responsibility
written by James Weldon Johnson ; Will Vinton Productions presents
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Animated version of three sermons in verse based on Johnson's memories of Black preachers in the late 1800's. Demonstrates the power of traditional black preaching styles, while using dance, drama, and music to illustrate the original Bible-based text
Member of
Cataloging source
BKX
Characteristic
videorecording
Dewey number
811/.52
Intended audience
MPAA rating: Not rated
Language note
Soundtrack in English
LC call number
PS3519.O2625
LC item number
G6 1994
PerformerNote
Narrators: James Earl Jones [1,2], Dorian Harewood [3]
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1871-1938
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Jones, James Earl
  • Harewood, Dorian
  • Johnson, James Weldon
  • Will Vinton Productions
  • Good Times Entertainment
Runtime
27
Series statement
Clay classics
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Johnson, James Weldon
  • Johnson, James Weldon
  • African Americans
  • Bible stories, English
  • Spirituals (Songs)
  • Religious poetry
  • Sermons
Target audience
juvenile
Technique
animation
Label
God's trombones : a trilogy of African-American poems, written by James Weldon Johnson ; Will Vinton Productions presents, (videorecording)
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • Clay animation
  • Originally produced in 1981
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
  • vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
monaural
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
  • tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Creation
  • art, Joan C. Gratz ; music, David Friesen and Billy Scream
  • Prodigal son
  • Go down death
  • art, Christina Gale Sells ; music, Jon Newton
Control code
ocm60397703
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Standard format.
Extent
1 videodisc [approximately 27 min.]
Governing access note
For private home use only
Isbn
9780766223295
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
018713506092
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
05-50609
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • 902090
  • (Sirsi) o60397703
  • (OCoLC)60397703
System details
DVD; Dolby digital mono.; region 1
Video recording format
DVD
Label
God's trombones : a trilogy of African-American poems, written by James Weldon Johnson ; Will Vinton Productions presents, (videorecording)
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • Clay animation
  • Originally produced in 1981
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
  • vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
monaural
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
  • tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Creation
  • art, Joan C. Gratz ; music, David Friesen and Billy Scream
  • Prodigal son
  • Go down death
  • art, Christina Gale Sells ; music, Jon Newton
Control code
ocm60397703
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Standard format.
Extent
1 videodisc [approximately 27 min.]
Governing access note
For private home use only
Isbn
9780766223295
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
018713506092
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
05-50609
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • 902090
  • (Sirsi) o60397703
  • (OCoLC)60397703
System details
DVD; Dolby digital mono.; region 1
Video recording format
DVD

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