The Resource Picturing a metropolis : New York City unveiled

Picturing a metropolis : New York City unveiled

Label
Picturing a metropolis : New York City unveiled
Title
Picturing a metropolis
Title remainder
New York City unveiled
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"The DVD depicts dynamic images of New York City and scenes of New Yorkers among the skyscrapers, streets, and night life of America's greatest city during a half century of progress, while at the same time showing changes in film style and the history of cinema experiments"--Http://www.unseen-cinema.com
Member of
Cataloging source
HVC
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Curated by Bruce Posner, produced for DVD by David Shepard, administered by Robert A. Haller and Winfried Günther
LC call number
PN1995.9.E96
LC item number
U57 2005 v.5
PerformerNote
John Becker, Virginia Welles, Joseph Cotton, Edwin Denby, Donnie Brooke Alderson, Winifred Shaw, Dick Powell
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1953-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Posner, Bruce Charles
  • Shepard, David
  • Haller, Robert A
  • Günther, Winfried
  • Anthology Film Archives
  • Image Entertainment (Firm)
Runtime
152
Series statement
Unseen cinema : early American avant-garde film, 1894-1941
Series volume
disc 5
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • New York (N.Y.)
  • Experimental films
  • Motion pictures
  • Motion pictures, American
  • Experimental films
  • Motion pictures
  • Motion pictures, American
  • New York (State)
  • United States
  • Experimental
  • Kortfilm
  • Dokumentärfilm
  • Stumfilm
  • Avantgardefilm
Target audience
general
Technique
live action
Label
Picturing a metropolis : New York City unveiled
Instantiates
Publication
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
mixed
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Robert K. Bonine
  • Panorama from Times Building, New York
  • (1905)
  • Wallace McCutcheon
  • Skyscrapers of NYC from North River
  • (1903)
  • J.B. Smith
  • Panorama from Tower of the Brooklyn Bridge
  • (1903)
  • G.W. "Billy" Bitzer
  • "Early views"
  • "Tricks of the trade"
  • Demolishing and building up the Star Theatre
  • (1901)
  • Frederick S. Armitage
  • Coney Island at night
  • (1905)
  • Edwin S. Porter
  • Interior New York Subway 14th Street to 42nd Street
  • (1905)
  • G.W. "Billy" Bitzer
  • The Blizzard
  • Seeing New York by yacht
  • (1902)
  • Frederick Armitage & A.E. Weed
  • Looney Lens: Split skyscrapers
  • (1924)
  • Al Brick
  • Looney Lens: Tenth Avenue, NYC
  • (1924)
  • Al Brick
  • Scenes from Ford Educational Weekly
  • (1899) / creators unknown
  • (1916-24) / creators unknown
  • 8th Avenue elevated train at 112th Street
  • The trellis : work of sunshine and shade
  • View of Herald Square Station
  • Aerial view of Sixth Ave. train at 28th, 26th, 24th
  • Manhatta
  • (1921)
  • Charles Sheeler & Paul Strand
  • Twenty four Dollar Island
  • (c. 1926)
  • Lower Broadway
  • Robert Flaherty
  • Skyscraper symphony
  • (1929)
  • Robert Florey
  • Manhattan medley
  • (1931)
  • Bonney Powell
  • A Bronx morning
  • (1931)
  • Jay Leyda
  • (1902)
  • Footnote to fact
  • (1933)
  • Lewis Jacobs
  • "Seeing the world," part one: a visit to New York, N.Y.
  • (1937)
  • Rudy Burckhardt
  • The Pursuit of happiness
  • (1940)
  • Rudy Burckhardt
  • Gold Diggers of 1935 : "Lullaby of Broadway"
  • Robert K. Bonine
  • (1935)
  • Busby Berkeley
  • Autumn fire
  • (1930-33)
  • Herman Weinberg
  • Beginning of a skyscraper
  • (1902)
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (152 min.)
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
  • 014381287424
  • 014381059229
Other physical details
sound & si., black and white and color
Publisher number
ID0592DSDVD
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
Stock number
AV00065175
System control number
  • (OCoLC)62262149
  • (OCoLC)ocm62262149
System details
DVD, region 0; Dolby Digital
Video recording format
DVD
Label
Picturing a metropolis : New York City unveiled
Publication
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
mixed
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Robert K. Bonine
  • Panorama from Times Building, New York
  • (1905)
  • Wallace McCutcheon
  • Skyscrapers of NYC from North River
  • (1903)
  • J.B. Smith
  • Panorama from Tower of the Brooklyn Bridge
  • (1903)
  • G.W. "Billy" Bitzer
  • "Early views"
  • "Tricks of the trade"
  • Demolishing and building up the Star Theatre
  • (1901)
  • Frederick S. Armitage
  • Coney Island at night
  • (1905)
  • Edwin S. Porter
  • Interior New York Subway 14th Street to 42nd Street
  • (1905)
  • G.W. "Billy" Bitzer
  • The Blizzard
  • Seeing New York by yacht
  • (1902)
  • Frederick Armitage & A.E. Weed
  • Looney Lens: Split skyscrapers
  • (1924)
  • Al Brick
  • Looney Lens: Tenth Avenue, NYC
  • (1924)
  • Al Brick
  • Scenes from Ford Educational Weekly
  • (1899) / creators unknown
  • (1916-24) / creators unknown
  • 8th Avenue elevated train at 112th Street
  • The trellis : work of sunshine and shade
  • View of Herald Square Station
  • Aerial view of Sixth Ave. train at 28th, 26th, 24th
  • Manhatta
  • (1921)
  • Charles Sheeler & Paul Strand
  • Twenty four Dollar Island
  • (c. 1926)
  • Lower Broadway
  • Robert Flaherty
  • Skyscraper symphony
  • (1929)
  • Robert Florey
  • Manhattan medley
  • (1931)
  • Bonney Powell
  • A Bronx morning
  • (1931)
  • Jay Leyda
  • (1902)
  • Footnote to fact
  • (1933)
  • Lewis Jacobs
  • "Seeing the world," part one: a visit to New York, N.Y.
  • (1937)
  • Rudy Burckhardt
  • The Pursuit of happiness
  • (1940)
  • Rudy Burckhardt
  • Gold Diggers of 1935 : "Lullaby of Broadway"
  • Robert K. Bonine
  • (1935)
  • Busby Berkeley
  • Autumn fire
  • (1930-33)
  • Herman Weinberg
  • Beginning of a skyscraper
  • (1902)
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (152 min.)
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
  • 014381287424
  • 014381059229
Other physical details
sound & si., black and white and color
Publisher number
ID0592DSDVD
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
Stock number
AV00065175
System control number
  • (OCoLC)62262149
  • (OCoLC)ocm62262149
System details
DVD, region 0; Dolby Digital
Video recording format
DVD

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