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The Resource Our town, Principal Artists ; produced by Sol Lesser ; written by Harry Chandlee, Frank Craven & Thornton Wilder ; directed by Sam Wood, (DVD)

Our town, Principal Artists ; produced by Sol Lesser ; written by Harry Chandlee, Frank Craven & Thornton Wilder ; directed by Sam Wood, (DVD)

Label
Our town
Title
Our town
Statement of responsibility
Principal Artists ; produced by Sol Lesser ; written by Harry Chandlee, Frank Craven & Thornton Wilder ; directed by Sam Wood
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
The classic film based on Thornton Wilder's Pulitzer Prize-winning play about a small New England town fraught with human drama, family conflict, marriage, life, and death
Related
Member of
Awards note
Six Academy Award nominations, including Best Picture, release year 1940.
Cataloging source
TEFMT
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Cinematography, Bert Glennon ; editor, Sherman Todd ; original music, Aaron Copland ; production designer, William Cameron Menzies
Dewey number
791.43/72
Intended audience
MPAA rating: Not rated
LC call number
PS3545.I345
LC item number
.O77 2003
PerformerNote
William Holden, Martha Scott, Fay Bainter, Beulah Bondi, Thomas Mitchell, Guy Kibee, Frank Craven
Runtime
90
Target audience
general
Technique
live action
Label
Our town, Principal Artists ; produced by Sol Lesser ; written by Harry Chandlee, Frank Craven & Thornton Wilder ; directed by Sam Wood, (DVD)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Originally broadcast as a motion picture in 1940
  • Based on the Pulitzer Prize winning play by Thorton Wilder
  • Special features: The short film "The wizard's apprentice, " believed to be the inspiration for the Disney classic "Fantasia"; the 1943 short subject film "The town, " a study of a typical Midwestern town and its residents by famed director Josef von Sternberg; audio track featuring the entire recreation production of "Our town" for the Lux Radio Theater
Color
black and white
Configuration of playback channels
monaural
Control code
ocm53809722
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (90 min.)
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
683070869724
Other physical details
sd., b&w
Publisher number
FF 86972
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (Sirsi) a394370
  • (OCoLC)53809722
System details
DVD; full screen; mono; region 1, digitally remastered from original negative elements
Video recording format
DVD
Label
Our town, Principal Artists ; produced by Sol Lesser ; written by Harry Chandlee, Frank Craven & Thornton Wilder ; directed by Sam Wood, (DVD)
Publication
Note
  • Originally broadcast as a motion picture in 1940
  • Based on the Pulitzer Prize winning play by Thorton Wilder
  • Special features: The short film "The wizard's apprentice, " believed to be the inspiration for the Disney classic "Fantasia"; the 1943 short subject film "The town, " a study of a typical Midwestern town and its residents by famed director Josef von Sternberg; audio track featuring the entire recreation production of "Our town" for the Lux Radio Theater
Color
black and white
Configuration of playback channels
monaural
Control code
ocm53809722
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (90 min.)
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
683070869724
Other physical details
sd., b&w
Publisher number
FF 86972
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (Sirsi) a394370
  • (OCoLC)53809722
System details
DVD; full screen; mono; region 1, digitally remastered from original negative elements
Video recording format
DVD

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