The Resource New York : a documentary film, a Steeplechase Films production in association with WGBH Boston, Thirteen/WNET New York, New York Historical Society ; producers, Lisa Ades, Ric Burns ; director, Ric Burns, (DVD)

New York : a documentary film, a Steeplechase Films production in association with WGBH Boston, Thirteen/WNET New York, New York Historical Society ; producers, Lisa Ades, Ric Burns ; director, Ric Burns, (DVD)

Label
New York : a documentary film
Title
New York
Title remainder
a documentary film
Statement of responsibility
a Steeplechase Films production in association with WGBH Boston, Thirteen/WNET New York, New York Historical Society ; producers, Lisa Ades, Ric Burns ; director, Ric Burns
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
This series chronicles the history of New York City from its beginnings in 1609 as a Dutch trading post, through the depression, onto the turbulent years of change in the following decades after WWII, to its present day status as one of the most important and influencial cities in the world
Additional physical form
Also issued on Video
Awards note
Emmy Award: 2001, Outstanding Achievement in Non-fiction Programming; Picture Editing.
Cataloging source
TEF
Characteristic
videorecording
Intended audience
MPAA rating: Not rated
PerformerNote
Narrator: David Ogden Stiers; featured interviews with: Martin Scorsese, Senator Daniel Patrick Maynihan, Fran Lebowitz, Mayor Rudolph Guiliani, Former Mayor Ed Koch
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1927-
  • 1924-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Ades, Lisa
  • Burns, Ric
  • Stiers, David Ogden
  • Scorsese, Martin
  • Moynihan, Daniel P.
  • Lebowitz, Fran
  • Giuliani, Rudolph W
  • Koch, Ed
  • Steeplechase Films Inc
  • WGBH (Television station : Boston, Mass.)
  • WNET (Television station : New York, N.Y.)
  • New-York Historical Society
  • PBS Home Video
  • Warner Home Video (Firm)
Runtime
840
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • New York (N.Y.)
  • Feature films
  • Video recordings
Target audience
general
Technique
live action
Label
New York : a documentary film, a Steeplechase Films production in association with WGBH Boston, Thirteen/WNET New York, New York Historical Society ; producers, Lisa Ades, Ric Burns ; director, Ric Burns, (DVD)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Title from container
  • "PBS DVD gold"
  • Episode 8 copyright 2003
  • Special features: Charlie Rose interview; additional interviews including Donald Trump and more; archival motion pictures; deleted scenes
Color
mixed
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Contents
episode one [1609-1825]. The country and the city -- episode two [1825-1865]. Order and disorder -- episode three [1865-1898]. Sunshine and shadow.-- episode four [1898-1918]. The power and thepeople -- episode five [1919-1931]. Cosmopolis-- episode six [1929-1941]. city of tommorrow.-- episode seven [1945-to present]. city and the world -- -- Episode 8 [1946-2003]. The center of the world
Control code
  • a241337
  • ocm48013001
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
8 videodiscs (approx. 860 min.)
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
794054857825
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
B8578
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(Sirsi) ABV-8883
System details
DVD
Video recording format
laserdisc
Label
New York : a documentary film, a Steeplechase Films production in association with WGBH Boston, Thirteen/WNET New York, New York Historical Society ; producers, Lisa Ades, Ric Burns ; director, Ric Burns, (DVD)
Publication
Note
  • Title from container
  • "PBS DVD gold"
  • Episode 8 copyright 2003
  • Special features: Charlie Rose interview; additional interviews including Donald Trump and more; archival motion pictures; deleted scenes
Color
mixed
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Contents
episode one [1609-1825]. The country and the city -- episode two [1825-1865]. Order and disorder -- episode three [1865-1898]. Sunshine and shadow.-- episode four [1898-1918]. The power and thepeople -- episode five [1919-1931]. Cosmopolis-- episode six [1929-1941]. city of tommorrow.-- episode seven [1945-to present]. city and the world -- -- Episode 8 [1946-2003]. The center of the world
Control code
  • a241337
  • ocm48013001
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
8 videodiscs (approx. 860 min.)
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
794054857825
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
B8578
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(Sirsi) ABV-8883
System details
DVD
Video recording format
laserdisc

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