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The Resource Showing roots., Michael Mailer Films and Ostar Productions present in association with Upload Films/AM-PM Enterprises a Michael Mailer/Jeffrey Hayes production

Showing roots., Michael Mailer Films and Ostar Productions present in association with Upload Films/AM-PM Enterprises a Michael Mailer/Jeffrey Hayes production

Label
Showing roots.
Title
Showing roots.
Statement of responsibility
Michael Mailer Films and Ostar Productions present in association with Upload Films/AM-PM Enterprises a Michael Mailer/Jeffrey Hayes production
Contributor
Actor
Film director
Film producer
Production company
Publisher
Screenwriter
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
In 1977, as the miniseries "Roots" hits the airwaves, two women are inspired to try and integrate their small Southern town. In a place where there are still "right" and "wrong" sides of the tracks, these two young women - one white, one black - forge an unlikely friendship that sparks a journey of independence and self-discovery, and ultimately results in the creation of the perfect hairdo
Cataloging source
KAA
Characteristic
videorecording
Dewey number
791.43/72
Language note
English dialogue; subtitled for the deaf and hard of hearing (SDH)
LC call number
PN1997.2
LC item number
.S46 2015
PerformerNote
Maggie Grace, Uzo Aduba, Elizabeth McGovern, Adam Brody, and Cicely Tyson
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1964-
  • 1964-
  • 1961-
  • 1983-
  • 1961-
  • 1980-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Wilson, Michael
  • Mailer, Michael
  • Batten, Susan
  • Thurlow, Nick
  • Grace, Maggie
  • Aduba, Uzo
  • McGovern, Elizabeth
  • Brody, Adam
  • Tyson, Cicely
  • Lions Gate Films
  • Michael Mailer Films (Firm)
  • Ostar Productions (Firm)
  • Upload Films
  • AM-PM Enterprises (Firm)
Runtime
100
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Beauty operators
  • African Americans
  • Interracial friendship
  • Race relations
  • Southern States
  • African Americans
  • Beauty operators
  • Interracial friendship
  • Race relations
  • Southern States
Technique
live action
Label
Showing roots., Michael Mailer Films and Ostar Productions present in association with Upload Films/AM-PM Enterprises a Michael Mailer/Jeffrey Hayes production
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
Wide screen (1.78:1)
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
ocn990346925
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (approximately 100 min.)
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
031398265313
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
52379
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (Sirsi) U031398265313
  • (OCoLC)990346925
System details
DVD; region 1
Video recording format
DVD
Label
Showing roots., Michael Mailer Films and Ostar Productions present in association with Upload Films/AM-PM Enterprises a Michael Mailer/Jeffrey Hayes production
Publication
Copyright
Note
Wide screen (1.78:1)
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
ocn990346925
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (approximately 100 min.)
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
031398265313
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
52379
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (Sirsi) U031398265313
  • (OCoLC)990346925
System details
DVD; region 1
Video recording format
DVD

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