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The Resource Jesse Owens, American Experience Films presents ; a Firelight Films production for American experience in association with WDR ; a production of WGBH ; produced and directed by Laurens Grant ; senior producer, Sharon Grimberg ; written and produced by Stanley Nelson, (DVD)

Jesse Owens, American Experience Films presents ; a Firelight Films production for American experience in association with WDR ; a production of WGBH ; produced and directed by Laurens Grant ; senior producer, Sharon Grimberg ; written and produced by Stanley Nelson, (DVD)

Label
Jesse Owens
Title
Jesse Owens
Statement of responsibility
American Experience Films presents ; a Firelight Films production for American experience in association with WDR ; a production of WGBH ; produced and directed by Laurens Grant ; senior producer, Sharon Grimberg ; written and produced by Stanley Nelson
Contributor
Screenwriter
Director
Narrator
Producer
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • eng
  • eng
  • eng
Summary
Despite Jesse Owens's remarkable victories in the face of Nazi racism at the 1936 Berlin Olympics, the athlete struggled to find a place for himself in a United States that was still wrestling to overcome its own deeply entrenched bias
Member of
Cataloging source
TEFMT
Characteristic
videorecording
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/collectionName
  • American experience (Television program)
  • American experience (Television program)
Credits note
Cinematography by John Baynard ... [et al.] ; edited by Aljerno\n Tunsil ; original music by Tom Phillips
Dewey number
  • 796.42092
  • B
Language note
In English with optional English subtitles
LC call number
GV697.O9
LC item number
J477 2012
PerformerNote
Narrator: Andre Braugher
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1955-
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  • Grant, Laurens
  • Grimberg, Sharon
  • Nelson, Stanley
  • Braugher, Andre
  • Public Broadcasting Service (U.S.)
  • Firelight Films (Firm)
  • Westdeutscher Rundfunk
  • WGBH (Television station : Boston, Mass.)
Runtime
60
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  • Owens, Jesse
  • Track and field athletes
  • African American athletes
  • Racism
  • Owens, Jesse
  • African American athletes
  • Racism
  • Track and field athletes
  • United States
Technique
live action
Label
Jesse Owens, American Experience Films presents ; a Firelight Films production for American experience in association with WDR ; a production of WGBH ; produced and directed by Laurens Grant ; senior producer, Sharon Grimberg ; written and produced by Stanley Nelson, (DVD)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Originally broadcast as an episode of American Experience on May 1, 2012
Color
mixed
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Control code
ocn772960455
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (60 min.)
Isbn
9781608836413
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
841887016445
Other physical details
sd., col., with b&w sequences
Publisher number
JESO601
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)772960455
System details
DVD, widescreen, Region 1, NTSC; 5.1 surround
Video recording format
DVD
Label
Jesse Owens, American Experience Films presents ; a Firelight Films production for American experience in association with WDR ; a production of WGBH ; produced and directed by Laurens Grant ; senior producer, Sharon Grimberg ; written and produced by Stanley Nelson, (DVD)
Publication
Note
Originally broadcast as an episode of American Experience on May 1, 2012
Color
mixed
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Control code
ocn772960455
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (60 min.)
Isbn
9781608836413
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
841887016445
Other physical details
sd., col., with b&w sequences
Publisher number
JESO601
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)772960455
System details
DVD, widescreen, Region 1, NTSC; 5.1 surround
Video recording format
DVD

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