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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
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1915-1986
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • White, Theodore H.
  • Stuart, Mel
  • Wolper, David L
  • Cartwright, William T
  • Bernstein, Elmer
  • Athena (Firm)
  • Acorn Media (Firm)
Runtime
237
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Presidents
  • Presidents
  • Presidents
  • Kennedy, John F.
  • Humphrey, Hubert H.
  • Nixon, Richard M.
  • Goldwater, Barry M.
  • Johnson, Lyndon B.
  • Wallace, George C.
  • Video recordings for the hearing impaired
  • POLITICAL SCIENCE / General
  • POLITICAL SCIENCE / Political Process / Elections
  • HISTORY / United States / 20th Century
  • DVD-Video discs
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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