The Resource Thomas Hart Benton painted America, a film by Ken Burns ; produced by Ken Burns, Julie Dunfey ; written by Geoffrey Ward ; produced by Florentine Films and WGBH Boston, (videorecording)

Thomas Hart Benton painted America, a film by Ken Burns ; produced by Ken Burns, Julie Dunfey ; written by Geoffrey Ward ; produced by Florentine Films and WGBH Boston, (videorecording)

Label
Thomas Hart Benton painted America
Title
Thomas Hart Benton painted America
Statement of responsibility
a film by Ken Burns ; produced by Ken Burns, Julie Dunfey ; written by Geoffrey Ward ; produced by Florentine Films and WGBH Boston
Title variation
Thomas Hart Benton
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Features the life and career of American artist Thomas Hart Benton. He depicted a self reliant America emerging from the Depression and was a fierce defender of the aestheics of realism. This film used long-lost footage, interviews, and the art of Benton to tell the bittersweet story of an extraordinary American artist
Member of
Cataloging source
RLS
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Editor, Donna Marino ; narrator, Jason Robards ; cinematography, Ken Burns, Buddy Squires ; musical director, John Colby
Language note
Closed-captioned for the hearing impaired
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1953-
  • 1892-1963
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Burns, Ken
  • Dunfey, Julie
  • Robards, Jason
  • Florentine Films
  • WGBH (Television station : Boston, Mass.)
  • PBS DVD (Firm)
Runtime
86
Series statement
Ken Burns America collection
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Benton, Thomas Hart
  • Painters
  • Painting, American
Target audience
general
Technique
live action
Label
Thomas Hart Benton painted America, a film by Ken Burns ; produced by Ken Burns, Julie Dunfey ; written by Geoffrey Ward ; produced by Florentine Films and WGBH Boston, (videorecording)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Originally broadcast on PBS in 1988
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Dimensions
1/2 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (ca. 86 min.)
Isbn
9780780640580
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
794054876628
Other physical details
sd., col. with b&w sequences
Publisher number
B8766
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
OCM52199051
System details
DVD
Video recording format
DVD
Label
Thomas Hart Benton painted America, a film by Ken Burns ; produced by Ken Burns, Julie Dunfey ; written by Geoffrey Ward ; produced by Florentine Films and WGBH Boston, (videorecording)
Publication
Note
Originally broadcast on PBS in 1988
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Dimensions
1/2 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (ca. 86 min.)
Isbn
9780780640580
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
794054876628
Other physical details
sd., col. with b&w sequences
Publisher number
B8766
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
OCM52199051
System details
DVD
Video recording format
DVD

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