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The Resource China : a century of revolution, (videorecording DVD)

China : a century of revolution, (videorecording DVD)

Label
China : a century of revolution
Title
China
Title remainder
a century of revolution
Title variation
Century of revolution
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • chi
  • eng
  • eng
Summary
"An astonishingly candid view of a once-secret nation with rare archival footage, insightful historical commentary and stunning eyewitness accounts from citizens who struggled through China's most decisive century" -- Container
Related
Cataloging source
TEFMT
Characteristic
videorecording
Dewey number
  • 951.04
  • 951.05
Language note
Narration in English. Dialogue in Chinese with English subtitles or voiceovers. Optional Chinese subtitles throughout
PerformerNote
Narrator, Will Lyman
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1948-
  • 1954 May 12-
  • 1957-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Lyman, Will
  • Williams, Sue
  • Dietz, Kathryn
  • Tan, Dun
  • Ambrica Productions
  • WGBH (Television station : Boston, Mass.)
  • Channel Four (Great Britain)
  • WGBH Educational Foundation
  • Zeitgeist Films
Runtime
339
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • China
  • China
  • China
  • China
  • China
  • China
  • China
  • China
Technique
live action
Label
China : a century of revolution, (videorecording DVD)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Collective title from disc menus
  • Originally produced for television between 1989-1997
Color
mixed
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Contents
  • Disc 1. China in revolution. Battle for survival, 1911-1936 (58 min.) ; Fighting for the future, 1936-1949 (55 min.) / Ambrica Productions ; written and directed by Sue Williams ; co-director, Kathryn Dietz ; editor, Howard Sharp ; camera, Richard Gordon, Jean de Segonzac, Michael Chin ; music composed by Tan Dun ; produced by Sue Williams and Kathryn Dietz (1989, 113 min.) --
  • Disc 2. The Mao years. Catch the stars and moon, 1949-1960 (59 min.) ; It is right to rebel!, 1960-1976 (55 min.) / Ambrica Productions, in association with WGBH Television and Channel 4 Television UK ; written, produced and directed by Sue Williams ; coordinating producer, Kathryn Dietz ; edited by Howard Sharp ; camera, Bestor Cram ... [et al.] ; music composed by Tan Dun ; WGBH Educational Foundation (1994, 114 min.) --
  • Disc 3. Born under the red flag. Surviving Mao (55 min.) ; The new generation (57 min.) / Ambrica Productions, in association with WGBH Television and Channel 4 Television UK ; written, produced and directed by Sue Williams ; co-producer, Kathryn Pierce Dietz ; edited by John J. Martin ; camera, Bestor Cram, Simon Fanthorpe ; original music by Jason Kao Hwang ; WGBH Educational Foundation (1997, 112 min.)
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Standard format.
Extent
3 videodiscs (339 min.)
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
795975109130
Other physical details
sd., col. with b&w sequences
Publisher number
Z1091
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • 1231295
  • (OCoLC)ocn150881669
  • (OCoLC)150881669
  • 1231295
System details
DVD, region 1
Terms governing use
"Licensed only for private home use, in-store rental or library purposes" -- Container.
Video recording format
DVD
Label
China : a century of revolution, (videorecording DVD)
Publication
Note
  • Collective title from disc menus
  • Originally produced for television between 1989-1997
Color
mixed
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Contents
  • Disc 1. China in revolution. Battle for survival, 1911-1936 (58 min.) ; Fighting for the future, 1936-1949 (55 min.) / Ambrica Productions ; written and directed by Sue Williams ; co-director, Kathryn Dietz ; editor, Howard Sharp ; camera, Richard Gordon, Jean de Segonzac, Michael Chin ; music composed by Tan Dun ; produced by Sue Williams and Kathryn Dietz (1989, 113 min.) --
  • Disc 2. The Mao years. Catch the stars and moon, 1949-1960 (59 min.) ; It is right to rebel!, 1960-1976 (55 min.) / Ambrica Productions, in association with WGBH Television and Channel 4 Television UK ; written, produced and directed by Sue Williams ; coordinating producer, Kathryn Dietz ; edited by Howard Sharp ; camera, Bestor Cram ... [et al.] ; music composed by Tan Dun ; WGBH Educational Foundation (1994, 114 min.) --
  • Disc 3. Born under the red flag. Surviving Mao (55 min.) ; The new generation (57 min.) / Ambrica Productions, in association with WGBH Television and Channel 4 Television UK ; written, produced and directed by Sue Williams ; co-producer, Kathryn Pierce Dietz ; edited by John J. Martin ; camera, Bestor Cram, Simon Fanthorpe ; original music by Jason Kao Hwang ; WGBH Educational Foundation (1997, 112 min.)
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Standard format.
Extent
3 videodiscs (339 min.)
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
795975109130
Other physical details
sd., col. with b&w sequences
Publisher number
Z1091
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • 1231295
  • (OCoLC)ocn150881669
  • (OCoLC)150881669
  • 1231295
System details
DVD, region 1
Terms governing use
"Licensed only for private home use, in-store rental or library purposes" -- Container.
Video recording format
DVD

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