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The Resource One sky above us, a co-production of Insignia Films and WETA-TV, Washington, in association with Florentine Films and Time-Life Video & Television ; directed by Stephen Ives ; producers, Stephen Ives, Jody Abramson, Michael Kantor ; writers, Geoffrey C. Ward, Dayton Duncan, (videorecording)

One sky above us, a co-production of Insignia Films and WETA-TV, Washington, in association with Florentine Films and Time-Life Video & Television ; directed by Stephen Ives ; producers, Stephen Ives, Jody Abramson, Michael Kantor ; writers, Geoffrey C. Ward, Dayton Duncan, (videorecording)

Label
One sky above us
Title
One sky above us
Statement of responsibility
a co-production of Insignia Films and WETA-TV, Washington, in association with Florentine Films and Time-Life Video & Television ; directed by Stephen Ives ; producers, Stephen Ives, Jody Abramson, Michael Kantor ; writers, Geoffrey C. Ward, Dayton Duncan
Title variation
West
Contributor
Narrator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
  • As the 20th century neared, Americans celebrated with the World Columbian Exposition, where they were told that the frontier had closed, but in the real West, for every frontier story that ended, another one began. Some Native Americans waged a struggle to hold onto their traditions in the midst of rapid, overwhelming change, while others chose to learn the white man's ways, hoping to help their families and their tribe. In California, the emerging metropolis of Los
  • Angeles waged yet another battle to control the arid region's most precious commodity--water. Much had changed in the West, but it continued to be what it had always been--a landscape of the imagination, the reservoir of our shared hopes and dreams, a place of both conflict and infinite possibility, and an enduring symbol of something unquestionably American
Member of
Cataloging source
OWM
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Executive producer, Ken Burns ; photography, Buddy Squires, Allen Moore ; editor, Richard Hankin ; narrator, Peter Coyote ; music, Matthias Gohl ; consultant, Geoffrey C. Ward
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1961-
  • 1953-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Ives, Stephen
  • Abramson, Jody
  • Kantor, Michael
  • Ward, Geoffrey C
  • Duncan, Dayton
  • Burns, Ken
  • Coyote, Peter
  • Insignia Films
  • WETA-TV (Television station : Washington, D.C.)
  • Florentine Films
  • PBS Home Video
  • Turner Home Entertainment (Firm)
Runtime
62
Series statement
West
Series volume
9
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • World's Columbian Exposition
  • Video recordings for the hearing impaired
  • Water rights
  • Frontier and pioneer life
  • West (U.S.)
Technique
live action
Label
One sky above us, a co-production of Insignia Films and WETA-TV, Washington, in association with Florentine Films and Time-Life Video & Television ; directed by Stephen Ives ; producers, Stephen Ives, Jody Abramson, Michael Kantor ; writers, Geoffrey C. Ward, Dayton Duncan, (videorecording)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Closed-captioned for the hearing impaired
  • Historical TV documentary series
  • "Ken Burns presents The West, a film by Stephen Ives"--Container
  • Originally produced as a TV series by WETA-TV, Washington, D.C
Color
mixed
Configuration of playback channels
stereophonic
Dimensions
1/2 in.
Dimensions
1/2 in.
Extent
1 videocassette (62 min.)
Isbn
9780780613515
Isbn Type
(v.9)
Medium for sound
videotape
Other control number
9405433453
Other physical details
sd., col. and b&w
Publisher number
B3345V
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videocassette
System control number
  • OCM36210019
  • CARL036210019 0
System details
VHS
Video recording format
VHS (1/2 in., videocassette)
Label
One sky above us, a co-production of Insignia Films and WETA-TV, Washington, in association with Florentine Films and Time-Life Video & Television ; directed by Stephen Ives ; producers, Stephen Ives, Jody Abramson, Michael Kantor ; writers, Geoffrey C. Ward, Dayton Duncan, (videorecording)
Publication
Note
  • Closed-captioned for the hearing impaired
  • Historical TV documentary series
  • "Ken Burns presents The West, a film by Stephen Ives"--Container
  • Originally produced as a TV series by WETA-TV, Washington, D.C
Color
mixed
Configuration of playback channels
stereophonic
Dimensions
1/2 in.
Dimensions
1/2 in.
Extent
1 videocassette (62 min.)
Isbn
9780780613515
Isbn Type
(v.9)
Medium for sound
videotape
Other control number
9405433453
Other physical details
sd., col. and b&w
Publisher number
B3345V
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videocassette
System control number
  • OCM36210019
  • CARL036210019 0
System details
VHS
Video recording format
VHS (1/2 in., videocassette)

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