The Resource Huey Long, an RKB/Florentine Films production ; produced by Ken Burns, Richard Kilberg ; written by Geoffrey C. Ward, (videorecording)

Huey Long, an RKB/Florentine Films production ; produced by Ken Burns, Richard Kilberg ; written by Geoffrey C. Ward, (videorecording)

Label
Huey Long
Title
Huey Long
Statement of responsibility
an RKB/Florentine Films production ; produced by Ken Burns, Richard Kilberg ; written by Geoffrey C. Ward
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Uses archival film footage to portray events in the life of the charismatic Louisiana politician Huey Long who built roads, bridges, and schools, but whose brutal, corrupt reign suddenly ended in a hail of bullets. Incorporates interviews with scholars and the recollections of Louisianans who knew Long
Member of
Cataloging source
JQR
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Editor, Amy Stechler Burns
Dewey number
  • 976.306/2
  • B
Language note
Closed-captioned
PerformerNote
Narrator, David McCullough
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1953-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Burns, Ken
  • Kilberg, Richard
  • Ward, Geoffrey C
  • McCullough, David G
  • RKB Productions
  • Florentine Films
  • PBS Home Video
Runtime
88
Series statement
Ken Burns' America collection
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Long, Huey Pierce
  • Statesmen
  • Politicians
  • Louisiana
Target audience
adult
Technique
live action
Label
Huey Long, an RKB/Florentine Films production ; produced by Ken Burns, Richard Kilberg ; written by Geoffrey C. Ward, (videorecording)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Funded by National Endowment for the Humanities, Corporation for Public Broadcasting, and Louisiana Committee for the Humanities
  • Mono
  • Special features: A conversation with Ken Burns and Ken Burns : making history
Color
mixed
Configuration of playback channels
monaural
Contents
Every man a king -- The kingfish -- Sure enough bigshot -- Share the wealth -- Wildness in the air
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (ca. 88 min.)
Isbn
9780780640382
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
794054874624
Other physical details
sd., col. with b&w sequences
Publisher number
B8746
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
OCM51209589
System details
DVD
Video recording format
DVD
Label
Huey Long, an RKB/Florentine Films production ; produced by Ken Burns, Richard Kilberg ; written by Geoffrey C. Ward, (videorecording)
Publication
Note
  • Funded by National Endowment for the Humanities, Corporation for Public Broadcasting, and Louisiana Committee for the Humanities
  • Mono
  • Special features: A conversation with Ken Burns and Ken Burns : making history
Color
mixed
Configuration of playback channels
monaural
Contents
Every man a king -- The kingfish -- Sure enough bigshot -- Share the wealth -- Wildness in the air
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (ca. 88 min.)
Isbn
9780780640382
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
794054874624
Other physical details
sd., col. with b&w sequences
Publisher number
B8746
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
OCM51209589
System details
DVD
Video recording format
DVD

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