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The Resource Tennessee Williams, a film by Merrill Brockway ; produced by Catherine Tatge and Merrill Brockway ; written by Brooks Haxton ; directed by Merrill Brockway ; a co-production of International Cultural Programming and Thirteen/WNET in New York, (videorecording)

Tennessee Williams, a film by Merrill Brockway ; produced by Catherine Tatge and Merrill Brockway ; written by Brooks Haxton ; directed by Merrill Brockway ; a co-production of International Cultural Programming and Thirteen/WNET in New York, (videorecording)

Label
Tennessee Williams
Title
Tennessee Williams
Statement of responsibility
a film by Merrill Brockway ; produced by Catherine Tatge and Merrill Brockway ; written by Brooks Haxton ; directed by Merrill Brockway ; a co-production of International Cultural Programming and Thirteen/WNET in New York
Title variation
Great writers
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
The first portrait to be made of the American writer since his death, taking and in-depth look at his life and work as a whole. It ranges from his youth all the way to the final difficult years, and features generous excerpts from such classics as A streetcar named Desire
Member of
Cataloging source
IMD
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Director of photography, Jerry Pantzer ; edited by Girish Bhargava ; academic consultants, Thomas Adler, Milly S. Barranger, Albert Devlin, Kenneth Holditch, Nancy Tischler
Dewey number
812/.54
Intended audience
Not rated
PerformerNote
Narrated by Frank Langella; readings from Elia Kazan's notebook by Kim Hunter ; [actors in film excerpts] Sam Waterston, Joanna Miles, Reed Birney
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1950-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Brockway, Merrill
  • Tatge, Catherine
  • Haxton, Brooks
  • Langella, Frank
  • International Cultural Programming, Inc
  • WNET (Television station : New York, N.Y.)
  • Kultur Video
  • Kultur International Films
Runtime
90
Series statement
Great writers
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Williams, Tennessee
  • Dramatists, American
  • Authors, American
  • United States
  • Documentary television programs
Target audience
general
Technique
live action
Label
Tennessee Williams, a film by Merrill Brockway ; produced by Catherine Tatge and Merrill Brockway ; written by Brooks Haxton ; directed by Merrill Brockway ; a co-production of International Cultural Programming and Thirteen/WNET in New York, (videorecording)
Instantiates
Publication
Distribution
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
stereophonic
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction -- "The Glass Menagerie" -- Early years -- Lyrical stage language -- "A Streetcar Named Desire" -- Relationship with Frank Merlo -- "The Rose Tattoo" -- "Camino Real" -- "Baby Doll" -- "Cat on a Hot Tin Roof" -- Early writings -- "Battle of Angels" -- "Orpheus Descending" -- Brutality in the characters -- "Suddenly, Last Summer" -- "Night of the Iguana" -- Death of Frank Merlo -- Vicious reviews -- "The Two-Character Play" -- Mental breakdown -- "Small Craft Warnings" -- Later works -- Death of Williams -- Credits
Control code
ocm70191679
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (approximately 90 min.)
Governing access note
For private home use only
Isbn
9780769782102
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
032031218192
Other physical details
sound, color, with black and white sequences
Publisher number
D2181
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (Sirsi) o70191679
  • (OCoLC)70191679
System details
DVD; Region 1, NTSC; Dolby Digital 2.0; 4:3 full screen presentation
Video recording format
DVD
Label
Tennessee Williams, a film by Merrill Brockway ; produced by Catherine Tatge and Merrill Brockway ; written by Brooks Haxton ; directed by Merrill Brockway ; a co-production of International Cultural Programming and Thirteen/WNET in New York, (videorecording)
Publication
Distribution
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
stereophonic
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction -- "The Glass Menagerie" -- Early years -- Lyrical stage language -- "A Streetcar Named Desire" -- Relationship with Frank Merlo -- "The Rose Tattoo" -- "Camino Real" -- "Baby Doll" -- "Cat on a Hot Tin Roof" -- Early writings -- "Battle of Angels" -- "Orpheus Descending" -- Brutality in the characters -- "Suddenly, Last Summer" -- "Night of the Iguana" -- Death of Frank Merlo -- Vicious reviews -- "The Two-Character Play" -- Mental breakdown -- "Small Craft Warnings" -- Later works -- Death of Williams -- Credits
Control code
ocm70191679
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (approximately 90 min.)
Governing access note
For private home use only
Isbn
9780769782102
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
032031218192
Other physical details
sound, color, with black and white sequences
Publisher number
D2181
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (Sirsi) o70191679
  • (OCoLC)70191679
System details
DVD; Region 1, NTSC; Dolby Digital 2.0; 4:3 full screen presentation
Video recording format
DVD

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