The Resource Amazing grace : with Bill Moyers, from WNET/New York and WTTW/Chicago ; produced and directed by Elena Mannes ; editor, Donna Marino

Amazing grace : with Bill Moyers, from WNET/New York and WTTW/Chicago ; produced and directed by Elena Mannes ; editor, Donna Marino

Label
Amazing grace : with Bill Moyers
Title
Amazing grace
Title remainder
with Bill Moyers
Statement of responsibility
from WNET/New York and WTTW/Chicago ; produced and directed by Elena Mannes ; editor, Donna Marino
Title variation
Amazing grace with Bill Moyers
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Documentary explores the moving history of the timeless, inspiritional hymn "Amazing grace", and traces the lyrics back to its author, John Newton, and English slave ship captain turned country preacher. Includes archival film footage, and variations sung by different performers
Related
Member of
Cataloging source
PMD
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Photography, Gary Steele, Greg Andracke ; executive producers, Judith Davidson Moyers, Bill Moyers
LC call number
ML3187
LC item number
.A43 1994
PerformerNote
  • Host: Bill Moyers
  • Featuring: Boys' Choir of Harlem, Johnny Cash, Judy Collins, Jeremy Irons, Jessye Norman, Jean Ritchie, and Marion Williams
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1939-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Moyers, Bill D
  • Collins, Judy
  • Cash, Johnny
  • Boys' Choir of Harlem
  • WNET (Television station : New York, N.Y.)
  • WTTW (Television station : Chicago, Ill.)
  • Films for the Humanities (Firm)
Runtime
90
Series statement
  • The Moyers collection.
  • The Moyers collection
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Hymns, English
  • Baptists
  • Spirituals (Songs)
  • Gospel music
  • Baptists
  • Gospel music
  • Hymns, English
  • Spirituals (Songs)
  • United States
Technique
live action
Label
Amazing grace : with Bill Moyers, from WNET/New York and WTTW/Chicago ; produced and directed by Elena Mannes ; editor, Donna Marino
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Title on cassette label: "Amazing Grace" : the story of a song that makes a difference
  • Originally produced as documentary film by PBS in 1990
  • Dates vary: end credits, 1990; container, 1994
  • "Funding for this program is provided by the John D. and Catherine T. MacArthur Foundation."
  • "FFH 4898"--Container/label
Carrier category
videocassette
Carrier category code
vf
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
stereophonic
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
1/2 in.
Dimensions
1/2 in.
Extent
1 videocassette (90 min.)
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
v
Medium for sound
videotape
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
4898
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videocassette
System control number
  • (OCoLC)30912687
  • (OCoLC)ocm30912687
System details
VHS
Video recording format
VHS (1/2 in., videocassette)
Label
Amazing grace : with Bill Moyers, from WNET/New York and WTTW/Chicago ; produced and directed by Elena Mannes ; editor, Donna Marino
Publication
Note
  • Title on cassette label: "Amazing Grace" : the story of a song that makes a difference
  • Originally produced as documentary film by PBS in 1990
  • Dates vary: end credits, 1990; container, 1994
  • "Funding for this program is provided by the John D. and Catherine T. MacArthur Foundation."
  • "FFH 4898"--Container/label
Carrier category
videocassette
Carrier category code
vf
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
stereophonic
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
1/2 in.
Dimensions
1/2 in.
Extent
1 videocassette (90 min.)
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
v
Medium for sound
videotape
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
4898
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videocassette
System control number
  • (OCoLC)30912687
  • (OCoLC)ocm30912687
System details
VHS
Video recording format
VHS (1/2 in., videocassette)

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