The Resource August Wilson, (videorecording)

August Wilson, (videorecording)

Label
August Wilson
Title
August Wilson
Subject
Language
  • eng
  • eng
Summary
Filmed on the set of "Two Trains Running," one of America's leading playwrights traces his work back to a troubled childhood in a Pittsburgh ghetto. His ongoing project to write a play on African American life set in each decade of the 20th century is one of the most ambitious endeavors in American theatrical history. In this program, he describes his award-winning plays "Joe Turner's Come and Gone" and "Ma Rainey's Black Bottom" as passing down the wisdom of the African American community. "It's almost as if I'm connecting myself with something larger than myself and I trust that. It's part of what I call the blood's memory."
Is part of
Characteristic
videorecording
Intended audience
  • G
  • General
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  • Music: Pop/Rock/Jazz
  • Documentaries
  • Drama/Theater
  • African American Studies
Technique
live action
Label
August Wilson, (videorecording)
Instantiates
Publication
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
1/2 in.
Extent
1 DVD (22 min.)
Medium for sound
videotape
Other physical details
sound,color;
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videocassette
System control number
(Medianet)27824.DV
System details
DVD
Video recording format
EIAJ (1/2 in., reel)
Label
August Wilson, (videorecording)
Publication
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
1/2 in.
Extent
1 DVD (22 min.)
Medium for sound
videotape
Other physical details
sound,color;
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videocassette
System control number
(Medianet)27824.DV
System details
DVD
Video recording format
EIAJ (1/2 in., reel)

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