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The Resource The making of the president, The 1960s, produced and directed by Mel Stuart ; written by Theodore H. White ; [a David L Wolper production], (DVD)

The making of the president, The 1960s, produced and directed by Mel Stuart ; written by Theodore H. White ; [a David L Wolper production], (DVD)

Label
The making of the president, The 1960s
Title
The making of the president
Title part
The 1960s
Statement of responsibility
produced and directed by Mel Stuart ; written by Theodore H. White ; [a David L Wolper production]
Title variation
1960s
Contributor
Composer
Director
Film editor
Producer
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • eng
  • eng
Summary
Presents three television documentaries that provide an in-depth examination of the presidential campaigns of 1960, 1964, and 1968, based on the books by Theodore H. White, and showing archival footage, behind-the-scenes moments, backroom deals, and scenes from the convention floor that took place during the races between Kennedy and Nixon; Johnson and Goldwater; and Humphrey, Nixon and Wallace
Cataloging source
TEFMT
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Edited by William T. Cartwright ; music, Elmer Bernstein
Dewey number
324.973
Intended audience
MPAA rating: Not rated
Language note
In English with optional English subtitles; Closed-captioned
LC call number
JK528
LC item number
.M35 2011
Runtime
237
Target audience
general
Technique
live action
Label
The making of the president, The 1960s, produced and directed by Mel Stuart ; written by Theodore H. White ; [a David L Wolper production], (DVD)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Title from container
  • Based on the books by Theodore H. White
  • Originally produced for television between 1963 and 1969
  • "The landmark documentaries seen on ABC, CBS, and A&E"--Container
  • Special features include (76 min.): bonus programs: A thousand days: a tribute to John F. Kennedy (an homage first shown at the '64 Democratic National Convention), and The march of time: seven days in the life of the President (an intimate look at Lyndon B . Johnson); 16-page viewer's guide, featuring White's essay on Wolper's documentaries, a biography of White, and articles on campaign platforms and some quixotic campaigners; The contenders after their campaigns: updated biographies on candidates who did not win their party's nomination
Accompanying material
1 viewer's guide (13 p. : ill. ; 15 cm.)
Color
mixed
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Contents
  • disc 1.
  • 1960
  • disc 2.
  • 1964
  • disc 3.
  • 1968
Control code
ocn728621747
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. +
Dimensions
other
Edition
Standard format.
Extent
3 videodiscs (ca. 237 min.)
Isbn
9781598286687
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other physical details
sd., col. with b&w sequences
Publisher number
AMP-8668
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)728621747
System details
DVD, NTSC; Dolby digital
Video recording format
DVD
Label
The making of the president, The 1960s, produced and directed by Mel Stuart ; written by Theodore H. White ; [a David L Wolper production], (DVD)
Publication
Note
  • Title from container
  • Based on the books by Theodore H. White
  • Originally produced for television between 1963 and 1969
  • "The landmark documentaries seen on ABC, CBS, and A&E"--Container
  • Special features include (76 min.): bonus programs: A thousand days: a tribute to John F. Kennedy (an homage first shown at the '64 Democratic National Convention), and The march of time: seven days in the life of the President (an intimate look at Lyndon B . Johnson); 16-page viewer's guide, featuring White's essay on Wolper's documentaries, a biography of White, and articles on campaign platforms and some quixotic campaigners; The contenders after their campaigns: updated biographies on candidates who did not win their party's nomination
Accompanying material
1 viewer's guide (13 p. : ill. ; 15 cm.)
Color
mixed
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Contents
  • disc 1.
  • 1960
  • disc 2.
  • 1964
  • disc 3.
  • 1968
Control code
ocn728621747
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. +
Dimensions
other
Edition
Standard format.
Extent
3 videodiscs (ca. 237 min.)
Isbn
9781598286687
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other physical details
sd., col. with b&w sequences
Publisher number
AMP-8668
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)728621747
System details
DVD, NTSC; Dolby digital
Video recording format
DVD

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