The Resource Breakin' in : the making of a hip hop dancer, National Film Board of Canada ; produced by Silva Basmajian ; written and directed by Elizabeth St. Philip, (videorecording)

Breakin' in : the making of a hip hop dancer, National Film Board of Canada ; produced by Silva Basmajian ; written and directed by Elizabeth St. Philip, (videorecording)

Label
Breakin' in : the making of a hip hop dancer
Title
Breakin' in
Title remainder
the making of a hip hop dancer
Statement of responsibility
National Film Board of Canada ; produced by Silva Basmajian ; written and directed by Elizabeth St. Philip
Title variation
  • Breakin' in : the making of a hip hop dancer
  • Breaking in
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Goes behind the scenes to find the truth behind the highly sexualized images of young black women shaking their assets in hip hop music videos. Follows three young women as they compete for roles in hip hop music videos. Through their eyes we see how this world has impacted their personal values, their career ambitions and their concepts of beauty and self-image
Cataloging source
YOU
Characteristic
videorecording
Language note
Closed-captioned
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • St. Philip, Elizabeth
  • National Film Board of Canada
Runtime
57
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Dancers
  • Women break dancers
  • Hip-hop
  • Rap (Music)
  • Body image in women
  • Women in popular culture
Technique
live action
Label
Breakin' in : the making of a hip hop dancer, National Film Board of Canada ; produced by Silva Basmajian ; written and directed by Elizabeth St. Philip, (videorecording)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • "153C 9106 166"--Disc surface
  • Special features: chaptered for use in classrooms; bonus material including: deleted scenes; additional sequence introducing Tamara; interview with director Elizabeth St. Philip; interview with cultural critic Nelson George, author of Hip Hop America
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (57 min.)
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
C9106 166
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
ocm64580997
System details
May not play in all DVD players
Video recording format
DVD
Label
Breakin' in : the making of a hip hop dancer, National Film Board of Canada ; produced by Silva Basmajian ; written and directed by Elizabeth St. Philip, (videorecording)
Publication
Note
  • "153C 9106 166"--Disc surface
  • Special features: chaptered for use in classrooms; bonus material including: deleted scenes; additional sequence introducing Tamara; interview with director Elizabeth St. Philip; interview with cultural critic Nelson George, author of Hip Hop America
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (57 min.)
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
C9106 166
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
ocm64580997
System details
May not play in all DVD players
Video recording format
DVD

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