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The Resource China : a century of revolution, a film by Ambrica Productions ; executive producer Judith Vecchione, (videorecording)

China : a century of revolution, a film by Ambrica Productions ; executive producer Judith Vecchione, (videorecording)

Label
China : a century of revolution
Title
China
Title remainder
a century of revolution
Statement of responsibility
a film by Ambrica Productions ; executive producer Judith Vecchione
Title variation
China Trilogy
Contributor
Director
Producer
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • chi
  • eng
Summary
An astonishingly candid view of a once-secret nation. This powerful program takes a remarkable first-hand look at China's tumultuous history, examining its social, political and cultural upheaval through eyewitness accounts, rare archival film footage and insightful commentary
Related
Cataloging source
N$V
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Camera, Richard Gordon ... [et al.] ; editor, Howard Sharp, John J. Martin (pt.3) ; narrator, Will Lyman ; music, Tan Dun, Jason Kao Hwang (pt.3)
Dewey number
951
Language note
In English and Chinese with spoken English translation
LC call number
DS740
LC item number
.C45 2001
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1954 May 12-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Williams, Sue
  • Dietz, Kathryn
  • Vecchione, Judith
  • Ambrica Productions
  • WGBH (Television station : Boston, Mass.)
  • Channel Four (Great Britain)
  • WinStar TV and Video (Firm)
Runtime
360
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • China
  • China
  • China
  • China
  • China
  • China
Target audience
adult
Technique
live action
Label
China : a century of revolution, a film by Ambrica Productions ; executive producer Judith Vecchione, (videorecording)
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • Set title from disc labels & menu screens
  • Originally broadcast as three television programs, from 1989-1997
  • Special features: production credits; weblinks
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
[Disc 1- pt. 1] China in revolution: Battle for survival, 1911-1936 / Ambrica Productions ; written & directed by Sue Williams, co-director Kathryn Dietz ; produced by Sue Williams & Kathryn Dietz (1989 ; 112 min.) -- [Disc 2 - pt. 2] The Mao years: catch the stars and moon, 1949-1976 / Ambrica Productions in association with WGBH Boston and Channel 4 Television UK ; written, produced & directed by Sue Williams ; associate producer, Kathryn Dietz (1994; 114 min.) -- [Disc 3 - pt. 3] Born under the red flag: surviving Mao / Ambrica Productions in association with WGBH Boston and Channel 4 Television UK ; written, produced & directed by Sue Williams ; co-producer, Kathryn Pierce Dietz (1997; 111 min.)
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
3 videodiscs (approximately 360 min.)
Isbn
9780794201470
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
720917314822
Other physical details
sound, color with black and white sequences
Publisher number
WHE73148
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
49033413
System details
DVD
Video recording format
DVD
Label
China : a century of revolution, a film by Ambrica Productions ; executive producer Judith Vecchione, (videorecording)
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • Set title from disc labels & menu screens
  • Originally broadcast as three television programs, from 1989-1997
  • Special features: production credits; weblinks
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
[Disc 1- pt. 1] China in revolution: Battle for survival, 1911-1936 / Ambrica Productions ; written & directed by Sue Williams, co-director Kathryn Dietz ; produced by Sue Williams & Kathryn Dietz (1989 ; 112 min.) -- [Disc 2 - pt. 2] The Mao years: catch the stars and moon, 1949-1976 / Ambrica Productions in association with WGBH Boston and Channel 4 Television UK ; written, produced & directed by Sue Williams ; associate producer, Kathryn Dietz (1994; 114 min.) -- [Disc 3 - pt. 3] Born under the red flag: surviving Mao / Ambrica Productions in association with WGBH Boston and Channel 4 Television UK ; written, produced & directed by Sue Williams ; co-producer, Kathryn Pierce Dietz (1997; 111 min.)
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
3 videodiscs (approximately 360 min.)
Isbn
9780794201470
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
720917314822
Other physical details
sound, color with black and white sequences
Publisher number
WHE73148
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
49033413
System details
DVD
Video recording format
DVD

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