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The Resource The world at war, producer, Jeremy Issacs ; in co-operation with the Imperial War Museum ; Thames Television, (DVD Discs 5-8)

The world at war, producer, Jeremy Issacs ; in co-operation with the Imperial War Museum ; Thames Television, (DVD Discs 5-8)

Label
The world at war
Title
The world at war
Statement of responsibility
producer, Jeremy Issacs ; in co-operation with the Imperial War Museum ; Thames Television
Creator
Contributor
Screenwriter
Director
Interviewee
Narrator
Producer
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"An extraordinary collection of newsreel, propaganda, and home-movie footage drawn from the archives of 18 nations, including color close-ups of Adolf Hitler taken by his mistress, that present an unvarnished perspective of the war's pivotal events. Penetrating interviews with eyewitness participants - from Hitler's secretary to Alger Hiss to ordinary citizens who stood outside the battle lines - and spine-tingling, first-hand accounts to an already unforgettable experience."--Container
Cataloging source
TEFMT
Characteristic
videorecording
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/collectionName
World at war (Television program)
Credits note
Narrator, Laurence Olivier ; music, Carl Davis ; editor, Alan Afriat ... [et al.] ; narrator (v. 8 & 10), Eric Porter
Dewey number
940.53
Intended audience
MPAA rating: Not rated
LC call number
D743.23
LC item number
.W67 2004
PerformerNote
Interviews with: Traudl Junge, Mitsuo Fuchida, Alger Hiss
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1932-
  • 1908-1980
  • 1937-
  • 1948-
  • d. 1985
  • 1915-
  • 1907-1989
  • 1928-1995
  • 1902-1976
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Isaacs, Jeremy
  • Ragget, Hugh
  • Ascherson, Neal
  • Elstein, David
  • Thompson, Laurence
  • Batty, Peter
  • Tiffin, Peter
  • Kuehl, Jerome
  • Darlow, Michael
  • Childs, Ted
  • Mallalieu, J. P. W.
  • Douglas-Home, Charles
  • Shephard, Ben
  • Wheeler, David
  • Pett, John
  • Williams, John
  • Whitehead, Phillip
  • Calder, Angus
  • Bloomberg, Charles
  • Hood, Stuart
  • Browne, Courtney
  • Farr, Raye
  • Afriat, Alan
  • Olivier, Laurence
  • Porter, Eric
  • Junge, Gertraud
  • Fuchida, Mitsuo
  • Hiss, Alger
  • Thames Television, ltd.
  • Imperial War Museum (Great Britain)
  • A & E Home Video (Firm)
  • New Video Group.
Runtime
0
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • World War, 1939-1945
  • World War, 1939-1945
  • World War, 1939-1945
  • World War, 1939-1945
  • Pearl Harbor (Hawaii), Attack on, 1941.
  • Stalingrad, Battle of, Volgograd, Russia, 1942-1943.
  • Genocide.
  • Germany
  • Japan
  • Hiroshima-shi (Japan)
Target audience
general
Technique
live action
Label
The world at war, producer, Jeremy Issacs ; in co-operation with the Imperial War Museum ; Thames Television, (DVD Discs 5-8)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Originally broadcast in 1974; bonus documentaries produced between 1974-2004
  • Bonus documentaries have note: "The world at war : a special presentation."
  • Special features: disc 1: The making of the series; disc 11: The history of 'The world at war'; biographies; gallery of photos from the Imperial War Museum collection. Discs 8-11 contain bonus documentaries, compiled from interviews and archive materials gathered for the series World at war
Color
mixed
Configuration of playback channels
stereophonic
Contents
  • written & produced by Peter Batty;
  • From war to peace
  • produced by Jerome Kuehl
  • (ca. 23 min. ; 1975?)
  • v. 10.
  • Final solution, pt. 1
  • written & directed by Michael Darlow
  • (ca. 95 min. ; 1975) Final solution, pt. 2
  • written & directed by Michael Darlow
  • (ca. 89 min. ; 1975)
  • v. 11.
  • The world at war: the making of the series / Thames Television ;
  • Making the series (a 30th anniversary retrospective)
  • (ca. 123 min. ; 2004?);
  • Experiences of war
  • (ca. 58 min. ; 2004?); special features
  • director, Peter Tiffin
  • (ca. 48 min. ; 1989)
  • v. 2.
  • Alone: May 1940-May 1941
  • produced & directed by David Elstein;
  • written by Laurence Thompson;
  • Barbarossa: June-December 1941
  • written & produced by Peter Batty;
  • v. 1
  • Banzai!: Japan 1931-1942
  • written & produced by Peter Batty;
  • On our way: U.S.A. 1939-1942
  • written & produced by Peter Batty
  • v. 3.
  • Desert: North Africa 1940-1943
  • written & produced by Peter Batty;
  • Stalingrad: June 1942-February 1943
  • directed by Hugh Ragget;
  • written by Jerome Kuehl;
  • New Germany 1933-39
  • Wolf pack: U-boats in the Atlantic 1939-1944
  • produced & directed by Ted Childs;
  • written by J.P.W. Mallalieu;
  • Red star: the Soviet Union 1941-1943
  • produced & directed by Martin Smith;
  • written by Neal Ascherson
  • v. 4.
  • Whirlwind: bombing Germany September 1939-April 1944
  • produced & directed by Ted Childs;
  • written by Charles Douglas Home;
  • directed by Hugh Ragget;
  • Tough old gut: Italy November 1942-June 1944
  • produced by Ben Shephard;
  • written by David Wheeler;
  • It's a lovely day tomorrow: Burma 1942-1944
  • produced & directed by John Pett;
  • written by John Williams
  • Home fires: Britain 1940-1944
  • produced by Phillip Whitehead;
  • written by Angus Calder--
  • v. 5.
  • written by Neal Ascherson;
  • Inside the Reich: Germany 1940-44
  • produced by Phillip Whitehead;
  • written by Neal Ascherson;
  • Morning: June-August 1944
  • produced & directed by John Pett;
  • written by John Williams;
  • Occupation: Holland 1940-1944
  • produced & directed by Michael Darlow;
  • written by Charles Bloomberg
  • Pincers: August 1944-March 1945
  • Distant war: September 1939-May 1940
  • written & produced by Peter Batty
  • v. 6.
  • Genocide: 1941-1945
  • produced & directed by Michael Darlow;
  • written by Charles Bloomberg;
  • Nemesis: Germany February-May 1945
  • produced & directed by Martin Smith;
  • written by Stuart Hood;
  • Japan: 1941-45
  • directed by Hugh Ragget;
  • directed by David Elstein;
  • written by Courtney Browne;
  • Pacific: February 1942-July 1945
  • produced & directed by John Pett;
  • written by David Wheeler--
  • v. 7.
  • Bomb: February-September 1945
  • written & produced by David Elstein;
  • Reckoning: 1945 ... and after
  • written & produced by Jerome Kuehl;
  • Remember
  • written by Laurence Thompson;
  • written & produced by Jeremy Issacs
  • v. 8. Bonus documentaries:
  • Hitler's Germany: the people's community 1933-1939
  • written by Jerome Kuehl ;
  • produced by Raye Farr
  • (ca. 74 min.; 1976);
  • Hitler's Germany: total war 1939-1945
  • written by Jerome Kuehl ;
  • produced by Raye Farr
  • (ca. 76 min.; 1976);
  • France falls: May-June 1940
  • y The two deaths of Adolf Hitler
  • produced & directed by Martin Smith
  • (ca. 46 min.; 1975)
  • v. 9.
  • Secretary to Hitler
  • written & directed by Michael Darlow
  • (ca. 23 min. ; 1974);
  • Warrior
  • produced by Alan Afriat;
  • (ca. 49 min. ; 1975);
Control code
ocm55859339
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
11 videodiscs (ca. 1194 min.)
Isbn
9780767065757
Isbn Type
(set)
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other physical details
sd., col. and b&w
Publisher number
AAE 71374--AAE 71385
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)55859339
System details
DVD, NTSC; region 1, full screen (1.33:1) presentation; Dolby Digital stereo
Video recording format
laserdisc
Label
The world at war, producer, Jeremy Issacs ; in co-operation with the Imperial War Museum ; Thames Television, (DVD Discs 5-8)
Publication
Note
  • Originally broadcast in 1974; bonus documentaries produced between 1974-2004
  • Bonus documentaries have note: "The world at war : a special presentation."
  • Special features: disc 1: The making of the series; disc 11: The history of 'The world at war'; biographies; gallery of photos from the Imperial War Museum collection. Discs 8-11 contain bonus documentaries, compiled from interviews and archive materials gathered for the series World at war
Color
mixed
Configuration of playback channels
stereophonic
Contents
  • written & produced by Peter Batty;
  • From war to peace
  • produced by Jerome Kuehl
  • (ca. 23 min. ; 1975?)
  • v. 10.
  • Final solution, pt. 1
  • written & directed by Michael Darlow
  • (ca. 95 min. ; 1975) Final solution, pt. 2
  • written & directed by Michael Darlow
  • (ca. 89 min. ; 1975)
  • v. 11.
  • The world at war: the making of the series / Thames Television ;
  • Making the series (a 30th anniversary retrospective)
  • (ca. 123 min. ; 2004?);
  • Experiences of war
  • (ca. 58 min. ; 2004?); special features
  • director, Peter Tiffin
  • (ca. 48 min. ; 1989)
  • v. 2.
  • Alone: May 1940-May 1941
  • produced & directed by David Elstein;
  • written by Laurence Thompson;
  • Barbarossa: June-December 1941
  • written & produced by Peter Batty;
  • v. 1
  • Banzai!: Japan 1931-1942
  • written & produced by Peter Batty;
  • On our way: U.S.A. 1939-1942
  • written & produced by Peter Batty
  • v. 3.
  • Desert: North Africa 1940-1943
  • written & produced by Peter Batty;
  • Stalingrad: June 1942-February 1943
  • directed by Hugh Ragget;
  • written by Jerome Kuehl;
  • New Germany 1933-39
  • Wolf pack: U-boats in the Atlantic 1939-1944
  • produced & directed by Ted Childs;
  • written by J.P.W. Mallalieu;
  • Red star: the Soviet Union 1941-1943
  • produced & directed by Martin Smith;
  • written by Neal Ascherson
  • v. 4.
  • Whirlwind: bombing Germany September 1939-April 1944
  • produced & directed by Ted Childs;
  • written by Charles Douglas Home;
  • directed by Hugh Ragget;
  • Tough old gut: Italy November 1942-June 1944
  • produced by Ben Shephard;
  • written by David Wheeler;
  • It's a lovely day tomorrow: Burma 1942-1944
  • produced & directed by John Pett;
  • written by John Williams
  • Home fires: Britain 1940-1944
  • produced by Phillip Whitehead;
  • written by Angus Calder--
  • v. 5.
  • written by Neal Ascherson;
  • Inside the Reich: Germany 1940-44
  • produced by Phillip Whitehead;
  • written by Neal Ascherson;
  • Morning: June-August 1944
  • produced & directed by John Pett;
  • written by John Williams;
  • Occupation: Holland 1940-1944
  • produced & directed by Michael Darlow;
  • written by Charles Bloomberg
  • Pincers: August 1944-March 1945
  • Distant war: September 1939-May 1940
  • written & produced by Peter Batty
  • v. 6.
  • Genocide: 1941-1945
  • produced & directed by Michael Darlow;
  • written by Charles Bloomberg;
  • Nemesis: Germany February-May 1945
  • produced & directed by Martin Smith;
  • written by Stuart Hood;
  • Japan: 1941-45
  • directed by Hugh Ragget;
  • directed by David Elstein;
  • written by Courtney Browne;
  • Pacific: February 1942-July 1945
  • produced & directed by John Pett;
  • written by David Wheeler--
  • v. 7.
  • Bomb: February-September 1945
  • written & produced by David Elstein;
  • Reckoning: 1945 ... and after
  • written & produced by Jerome Kuehl;
  • Remember
  • written by Laurence Thompson;
  • written & produced by Jeremy Issacs
  • v. 8. Bonus documentaries:
  • Hitler's Germany: the people's community 1933-1939
  • written by Jerome Kuehl ;
  • produced by Raye Farr
  • (ca. 74 min.; 1976);
  • Hitler's Germany: total war 1939-1945
  • written by Jerome Kuehl ;
  • produced by Raye Farr
  • (ca. 76 min.; 1976);
  • France falls: May-June 1940
  • y The two deaths of Adolf Hitler
  • produced & directed by Martin Smith
  • (ca. 46 min.; 1975)
  • v. 9.
  • Secretary to Hitler
  • written & directed by Michael Darlow
  • (ca. 23 min. ; 1974);
  • Warrior
  • produced by Alan Afriat;
  • (ca. 49 min. ; 1975);
Control code
ocm55859339
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
11 videodiscs (ca. 1194 min.)
Isbn
9780767065757
Isbn Type
(set)
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other physical details
sd., col. and b&w
Publisher number
AAE 71374--AAE 71385
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)55859339
System details
DVD, NTSC; region 1, full screen (1.33:1) presentation; Dolby Digital stereo
Video recording format
laserdisc

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