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The Resource Roots, Wolper Productions, (videorecording VHS)

Roots, Wolper Productions, (videorecording VHS)

Label
Roots
Title
Roots
Statement of responsibility
Wolper Productions
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
An adaptation of Alex Haley's Roots, in which he traces his family's history from the mid-18th century when one of his ancestors, Kunta Kinte, was captured and sold into slavery. Follows the struggle for freedom that began with the boy's abduction to America and continued throughout the generations that followed
Cataloging source
IOS
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Producer, Stan Margulies ; directors, Marvin Chomsky, Gilbert Moses, David Green, John Erman ; writers, William Blinn, Ernest Kinoy, James Lee, M. Charles Cohen ; executive producer, David L. Wolper
PerformerNote
LeVar Burton, John Amos, Ben Vereen, Cicely Tyson, Thalmus Rasulala, Edward Asner, Ralph Waite, Lorne Green, Vic Morrow, Chuck Connors, John Schuck, Leslie Uggams, Robert Reed, Lou Gosset
Runtime
569
Target audience
adult
Technique
live action
Label
Roots, Wolper Productions, (videorecording VHS)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Based on the book of the same title by Alex Haley
  • Videocassette release of the 1977 television mini-series
  • Not rated
Carrier category
videocassette
Carrier category code
vf
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
ocm27136184
Dimensions
1/2 in.
Dimensions
1/2 in.
Extent
6 videocassettes (569 min.)
Isbn
9780790714622
Isbn Type
(v. 2)
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
v
Medium for sound
videotape
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
35373 (12624--12629)
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videocassette
System control number
  • (Sirsi) o27136184
  • (TMQ) o27136184
System details
VHS ; hi-fi
Video recording format
VHS (1/2 in., videocassette)
Label
Roots, Wolper Productions, (videorecording VHS)
Publication
Note
  • Based on the book of the same title by Alex Haley
  • Videocassette release of the 1977 television mini-series
  • Not rated
Carrier category
videocassette
Carrier category code
vf
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
ocm27136184
Dimensions
1/2 in.
Dimensions
1/2 in.
Extent
6 videocassettes (569 min.)
Isbn
9780790714622
Isbn Type
(v. 2)
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
v
Medium for sound
videotape
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
35373 (12624--12629)
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videocassette
System control number
  • (Sirsi) o27136184
  • (TMQ) o27136184
System details
VHS ; hi-fi
Video recording format
VHS (1/2 in., videocassette)

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