The Resource A boatload of wild Irishmen, Léirithe le Mac Dara Ó Curraidhín presents ; directed by Mac Dara Ó Curraidhín ; written by Brian Winston ; producer, Mac Dara Ó Curraidhín

A boatload of wild Irishmen, Léirithe le Mac Dara Ó Curraidhín presents ; directed by Mac Dara Ó Curraidhín ; written by Brian Winston ; producer, Mac Dara Ó Curraidhín

Label
A boatload of wild Irishmen
Title
A boatload of wild Irishmen
Statement of responsibility
Léirithe le Mac Dara Ó Curraidhín presents ; directed by Mac Dara Ó Curraidhín ; written by Brian Winston ; producer, Mac Dara Ó Curraidhín
Contributor
Director
Narrator
Producer
Screenwriter
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • gle
  • ipk
  • eng
  • eng
  • gle
  • ipk
  • eng
Summary
Examines Robert Flaherty's career as "the father of the modern documentary film" and the dispute about his staged scenes. Includes excerpts from his films as well as telling interviews with the people whose parents and grandparents Flaherty put onto the cinema screens of the world: Inuit, Samoans and the 'wild men' of Aran
Cataloging source
ZIH
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Cinematography, Alan Wilson [and others] ; editors, Chris Hainstock and Mikey Flaherty ; music, Steve McGrath
Dewey number
791.4302/32092
Language note
English, Irish Gaelic and Inuit with English subtitles; closed-captioned
PerformerNote
Narrator, Mac Dara Ó Fatharta ; interviews and contributions from Robert Flaherty, Richard Leacock (cameraman on "Louisiana Story", 1948), Martha Flaherty (Flaherty's Inuit granddaughter), George Stoney (documentary filmmaker and professor at New York University), Seán Crosson (film scholar at the Huston School of Film), Jay Ruby (anthropologist and film scholar at Temple University), Deirdre Ní Chonghaile (musician and folklorist from Árainn)
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1884-1951
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Flaherty, Robert Joseph
  • Ó Curraidhín, Mac Dara
  • Ó Fatharta, Mac Dara
  • Winston, Brian
  • Flaherty, Martha
  • Stoney, George C
  • Crosson, Seán
  • Ruby, Jay
  • Icarus Films
  • Léirithe le Mac Dara Ó Curraidhín
Runtime
84
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Flaherty, Robert Joseph
  • Motion picture producers and directors
  • Motion picture producers and directors
  • Documentary films
  • Flaherty, Robert Joseph
  • Documentary films
  • Motion picture producers and directors
  • United States
Technique
live action
Label
A boatload of wild Irishmen, Léirithe le Mac Dara Ó Curraidhín presents ; directed by Mac Dara Ó Curraidhín ; written by Brian Winston ; producer, Mac Dara Ó Curraidhín
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • This disc is a recorded DVD and may not play on all DVD players or drives
  • Originally produced in 2010
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
  • vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
mixed
Configuration of playback channels
stereophonic
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
  • tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
ocn761338930
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (84 min.)
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
854565002012
Other physical details
sound, color and black and white
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System details
DVD-R; NTSC, widescreen; stereo
Terms governing use
Includes public performance rights.
Video recording format
DVD
Label
A boatload of wild Irishmen, Léirithe le Mac Dara Ó Curraidhín presents ; directed by Mac Dara Ó Curraidhín ; written by Brian Winston ; producer, Mac Dara Ó Curraidhín
Publication
Note
  • This disc is a recorded DVD and may not play on all DVD players or drives
  • Originally produced in 2010
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
  • vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
mixed
Configuration of playback channels
stereophonic
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
  • tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
ocn761338930
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (84 min.)
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
854565002012
Other physical details
sound, color and black and white
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System details
DVD-R; NTSC, widescreen; stereo
Terms governing use
Includes public performance rights.
Video recording format
DVD

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