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The Resource Slavery by another name, produced and directed by Sam Pollard ; written by Sheila Curran Bernard ; a production of TPT National Productions in association with Two Dollars & A Dream, Inc

Slavery by another name, produced and directed by Sam Pollard ; written by Sheila Curran Bernard ; a production of TPT National Productions in association with Two Dollars & A Dream, Inc

Label
Slavery by another name
Title
Slavery by another name
Statement of responsibility
produced and directed by Sam Pollard ; written by Sheila Curran Bernard ; a production of TPT National Productions in association with Two Dollars & A Dream, Inc
Contributor
Director
Narrator
Producer
Screenwriter
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • eng
  • eng
  • eng
Summary
Challenges one of America's most cherished assumptions, the belief that slavery in the United States ended with Abraham Lincoln's Emancipation Proclamation, by telling the harrowing story of how, in the South, a new system of involuntary servitude took its place with shocking force
Cataloging source
TEFMT
Characteristic
videorecording
Dewey number
305.896/073
Intended audience
Rating: TV-PG-L, V
Language note
Soundtrack in English, with optional subtitles for the deaf and hard of hearing
LC call number
E185.2
LC item number
.S53 2012
PerformerNote
Narrator, Laurence Fishburne
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1961-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Pollard, Sam
  • Bernard, Sheila Curran
  • Fishburne, Laurence
  • Blackmon, Douglas A
Runtime
90
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • African Americans
  • African Americans
  • African Americans
  • African Americans
  • African American prisoners
  • Forced labor
  • Convict labor
  • Slavery
  • United States
  • United States
Technique
live action
Label
Slavery by another name, produced and directed by Sam Pollard ; written by Sheila Curran Bernard ; a production of TPT National Productions in association with Two Dollars & A Dream, Inc
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • Based on the book by Douglas A. Blackmon
  • Originally produced for television in 2012
  • Special features include: "The bricks we stand on," Douglas A. Blackmon shares how the project evolved (18 minutes); behind the scenes
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
  • vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
mixed
Configuration of playback channels
stereophonic
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
  • tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Freedom
  • Reconstruction ends
  • Convict leasing
  • Criminalizing African Americans
  • Peonage on trial
  • The arrest of Green Cottenham
  • Slave farm of John S. Williams
  • End of slavery
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (90 min.)
Isbn
9781608836253
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
841887016285
Other physical details
sound, color with black and white sequences
Publisher number
SBAN601
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • ocn773759224
  • (OCoLC)773759224
System details
DVD, NTSC, region 1, widescreen, stereo
Video recording format
DVD
Label
Slavery by another name, produced and directed by Sam Pollard ; written by Sheila Curran Bernard ; a production of TPT National Productions in association with Two Dollars & A Dream, Inc
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • Based on the book by Douglas A. Blackmon
  • Originally produced for television in 2012
  • Special features include: "The bricks we stand on," Douglas A. Blackmon shares how the project evolved (18 minutes); behind the scenes
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
  • vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
mixed
Configuration of playback channels
stereophonic
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
  • tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Freedom
  • Reconstruction ends
  • Convict leasing
  • Criminalizing African Americans
  • Peonage on trial
  • The arrest of Green Cottenham
  • Slave farm of John S. Williams
  • End of slavery
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (90 min.)
Isbn
9781608836253
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
841887016285
Other physical details
sound, color with black and white sequences
Publisher number
SBAN601
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • ocn773759224
  • (OCoLC)773759224
System details
DVD, NTSC, region 1, widescreen, stereo
Video recording format
DVD

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