The Resource A patch of blue, Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer presents the Pandro S. Berman-Guy Green production ; written for the screen and directed by Guy Green

A patch of blue, Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer presents the Pandro S. Berman-Guy Green production ; written for the screen and directed by Guy Green

Label
A patch of blue
Title
A patch of blue
Statement of responsibility
Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer presents the Pandro S. Berman-Guy Green production ; written for the screen and directed by Guy Green
Contributor
Actor
Cinematographer
Film director
Film distributor
Producer
Production company
Screenwriter
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • fre
  • eng
  • fre
  • spa
  • eng
Summary
Raised by a bigoted, abusive mother, an awkward, blind, white woman does not know that the man helping her around is black
Member of
Cataloging source
UMK
Characteristic
videorecording
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Credits note
Music, Jerry Goldsmith ; director of photography, Robert Burks ; film editing, Rita Roland
Dewey number
791.43/72
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Intended audience
Rating: M for mature audiences
Language note
English or dubbed French dialogue; optional English, French, or Spanish subtitles; closed-captioned
PerformerNote
Sidney Poitier, Shelley Winters, Elizabeth Hartman, Wallace Ford, Ivan Dixon, Elisabeth Fraser, John Qualen
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1913-2005
  • 1905-1996
  • 1941-1987
  • 1898-1966
  • 1931-2008
  • 1920-2005
  • 1899-1987
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  • Green, Guy
  • Berman, Pandro S.
  • Poitier, Sidney
  • Winters, Shelley
  • Hartman, Elizabeth
  • Ford, Wallace
  • Dixon, Ivan
  • Fraser, Elisabeth
  • Qualen, John
  • Goldsmith, Jerry
  • Burks, Robert
  • Roland, Rita
  • Kata, Elizabeth
  • Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer
  • Warner Home Video (Firm)
Runtime
105
Series statement
WB Home Entertainment Group Archive collection
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  • Racism
  • Blind women
  • African American men
  • Man-woman relationships
  • African American men
  • Blind women
  • Man-woman relationships
  • Racism
Technique
live action
Label
A patch of blue, Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer presents the Pandro S. Berman-Guy Green production ; written for the screen and directed by Guy Green
Instantiates
Distribution
Note
  • Based on Be ready with bells and drums by Elizabeth Kata
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1965
  • Special features: optional audio commentary by writer-director Guy Green; Sidney Poitier--the legacy; stills gallery; awards; cast & crew biographies; theatrical trailer
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
black and white
Configuration of playback channels
monaural
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
ocn907474573
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
  • 4 3/4 in.
  • other
Extent
1 videodisc (105 min.)
Governing access note
This disc is a recorded DVD and may not play on all DVD players or drives
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
888574106645
Other physical details
sound, black and white
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)907474573
System details
DVD-R; Widescreen (16 x 9, 2.4:1 aspect ratio) ; Dolby digital mono
Video recording format
DVD
Label
A patch of blue, Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer presents the Pandro S. Berman-Guy Green production ; written for the screen and directed by Guy Green
Distribution
Note
  • Based on Be ready with bells and drums by Elizabeth Kata
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1965
  • Special features: optional audio commentary by writer-director Guy Green; Sidney Poitier--the legacy; stills gallery; awards; cast & crew biographies; theatrical trailer
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
black and white
Configuration of playback channels
monaural
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
ocn907474573
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
  • 4 3/4 in.
  • other
Extent
1 videodisc (105 min.)
Governing access note
This disc is a recorded DVD and may not play on all DVD players or drives
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
888574106645
Other physical details
sound, black and white
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)907474573
System details
DVD-R; Widescreen (16 x 9, 2.4:1 aspect ratio) ; Dolby digital mono
Video recording format
DVD

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