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The Resource The West, Disc five, Ken Burns presents a film by Stephen Ives ; directed by Stephen Ives ; written by Geoffrey C. Ward & Dayton Duncan ; produced by Stephen Ives, Jody Abramson, Michael Kantor ; a co-production of Insignia Films and WETA-TV Washington in association with Florentine Films and Time-Life Video & Television, (DVD)

The West, Disc five, Ken Burns presents a film by Stephen Ives ; directed by Stephen Ives ; written by Geoffrey C. Ward & Dayton Duncan ; produced by Stephen Ives, Jody Abramson, Michael Kantor ; a co-production of Insignia Films and WETA-TV Washington in association with Florentine Films and Time-Life Video & Television, (DVD)

Label
The West, Disc five
Title
The West
Title number
Disc five
Statement of responsibility
Ken Burns presents a film by Stephen Ives ; directed by Stephen Ives ; written by Geoffrey C. Ward & Dayton Duncan ; produced by Stephen Ives, Jody Abramson, Michael Kantor ; a co-production of Insignia Films and WETA-TV Washington in association with Florentine Films and Time-Life Video & Television
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Episode 8. Examines the Native American mystical movement called Ghost dance, begun by a Paiute and to which Plains Indians resorted upon their military defeat. It lead to the massacre at Wounded Knee. Episode 9. While many considered the West "closed" as the turn of the century neared, new problems arose with the management of settled lands, with Native Americans struggling to maintain traditional lives or to follow the white man's ways, with water management, the growth of cities, and more
Related
Cataloging source
NTG
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Director of photography, Buddy Squires with Allen Moore ; edited by Adam Zucker ; narrator, Peter Coyote ; music by Matthias Gohl
Dewey number
978
Intended audience
MPAA rating: Not rated
Language note
Closed-captioned
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1953-
  • 1961-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Burns, Ken
  • Ives, Stephen
  • Ward, Geoffrey C
  • Duncan, Dayton
  • Abramson, Jody
  • Kantor, Michael
  • Squires, Buddy
  • Moore, Allen
  • Zucker, Adam
  • Coyote, Peter
  • Gohl, Teese
  • Insignia Films
  • WETA-TV (Television station : Washington, D.C.)
  • Florentine Films
  • Time Life Video & Television
  • PBS DVD (Firm)
  • Warner Home Video (Firm)
Runtime
124
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • West (U.S.)
  • Ghost dance
  • Nativistic movements
  • Wounded Knee Massacre, S.D., 1890
  • Frontier and pioneer life
  • Land use
  • United States
  • Documentary television programs
  • Video recordings for the hearing impaired
Technique
live action
Label
The West, Disc five, Ken Burns presents a film by Stephen Ives ; directed by Stephen Ives ; written by Geoffrey C. Ward & Dayton Duncan ; produced by Stephen Ives, Jody Abramson, Michael Kantor ; a co-production of Insignia Films and WETA-TV Washington in association with Florentine Films and Time-Life Video & Television, (DVD)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Episodes eight and nine of a nine-part series originally televised in 1996
Color
mixed
Configuration of playback channels
stereophonic
Contents
Episode 8. Ghost dance -- Episode 9. One sky above us
Control code
ocm54057178
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Standard version.
Extent
1 videodisc (ca. 124 min.)
Isbn
9780780643611
Isbn Type
(set)
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
794054889123 (set)
Other physical details
sd., col. with b&w sequences
Publisher number
  • B8891
  • B8891.5
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System details
DVD; stereo, surround
Video recording format
DVD
Label
The West, Disc five, Ken Burns presents a film by Stephen Ives ; directed by Stephen Ives ; written by Geoffrey C. Ward & Dayton Duncan ; produced by Stephen Ives, Jody Abramson, Michael Kantor ; a co-production of Insignia Films and WETA-TV Washington in association with Florentine Films and Time-Life Video & Television, (DVD)
Publication
Note
Episodes eight and nine of a nine-part series originally televised in 1996
Color
mixed
Configuration of playback channels
stereophonic
Contents
Episode 8. Ghost dance -- Episode 9. One sky above us
Control code
ocm54057178
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Standard version.
Extent
1 videodisc (ca. 124 min.)
Isbn
9780780643611
Isbn Type
(set)
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
794054889123 (set)
Other physical details
sd., col. with b&w sequences
Publisher number
  • B8891
  • B8891.5
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System details
DVD; stereo, surround
Video recording format
DVD

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