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The Resource August Wilson : the ground on which I stand, director, producer, Sam Pollard ; writer, Stephen Stept ; a production of WQED Multimedia and Thirteen Productions LLC's American Masters for WNET

August Wilson : the ground on which I stand, director, producer, Sam Pollard ; writer, Stephen Stept ; a production of WQED Multimedia and Thirteen Productions LLC's American Masters for WNET

Label
August Wilson : the ground on which I stand
Title
August Wilson
Title remainder
the ground on which I stand
Statement of responsibility
director, producer, Sam Pollard ; writer, Stephen Stept ; a production of WQED Multimedia and Thirteen Productions LLC's American Masters for WNET
Contributor
Director of photography
Editor of moving image work
Film director
Film distributor
Film producer
Narrator
Production company
Screenwriter
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • eng
  • eng
  • eng
Summary
Explore the life and legacy of August Wilson, the playwright some call America's Shakespeare, who chronicled the twentieth-century black experience. Features James Earl Jones, Phylicia Rashad, Laurence Fishburne, Viola Davis, new dramatic readings, and rare footage
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videorecording
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American masters (Television program)
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Credits note
Director of photography, Frank Caloiero ; composer, Kathryn Bostic ; editor, Steve Wechsler
Dewey number
812.54/0924
Language note
In English with optional English subtitles for the deaf and hard of hearing
LC call number
PS3573.I45677
LC item number
Z578 2015
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PerformerNote
  • With: August Wilson, Laurence Glasco, Ph.D., Christopher Rawson, Ph.D., Ruben Santiago Hudson, Viola Davis, Suzan-Lori Parks, Bill Partlan, Freda Ellis, Kimberly Ellis, Linda Jean Kittel, Sala Udin, Lou Bellamy, Jacqui Shoholm Purdy, Amy Saltz, Lloyd Richards, Charles Dutton, Harry J. Elam, Ph.D., Frank Rich, Samuel Freedman, Paul Carter Harrison, Marion McClinton, James Earl Jones, Laurence Fishburne, Rev. Dwight Andrews, Ph.D., Constanza Romero, Ella Joyce, Stephen McKinley Henderson, Rocky Carroll, Robert Brustein, Sandra Shannon, Ph.D., Paul Ellis. Lou Bellamy
  • Narrator, Keith David
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1952-
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  • Pollard, Sam
  • Stept, Stephen
  • Caloiero, Frank
  • Bostic, Kathryn
  • Wechsler, Steven
  • David, Keith
  • Wilson, August
  • Glasco, Laurence Admiral
  • Rawson, Christopher
  • Shannon, Sandra Garrett
  • Andrews, Dwight
  • WQED Multimedia
  • Thirteen Productions
  • PBS Distribution (Firm)
Runtime
90
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  • Wilson, August
  • Wilson, August
  • African American dramatists
  • American drama
  • African Americans
  • African American dramatists
  • African Americans
  • American drama
Technique
live action
Label
August Wilson : the ground on which I stand, director, producer, Sam Pollard ; writer, Stephen Stept ; a production of WQED Multimedia and Thirteen Productions LLC's American Masters for WNET
Instantiates
Distribution
Copyright
Note
  • Originally broadcast on the television program, American Masters, in 2014
  • Special feature: Interview with the filmmaker Sam Pollard
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
  • vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
stereophonic
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
  • tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
ocn900483015
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (90 min.)
Isbn
9781627892544
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
841887023832
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
AMMS6705
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sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System details
DVD, region 1, NTSC; 16:9 widescreen; Dolby digital stereo
Video recording format
DVD
Label
August Wilson : the ground on which I stand, director, producer, Sam Pollard ; writer, Stephen Stept ; a production of WQED Multimedia and Thirteen Productions LLC's American Masters for WNET
Distribution
Copyright
Note
  • Originally broadcast on the television program, American Masters, in 2014
  • Special feature: Interview with the filmmaker Sam Pollard
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
  • vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
stereophonic
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
  • tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
ocn900483015
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (90 min.)
Isbn
9781627892544
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
841887023832
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
AMMS6705
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System details
DVD, region 1, NTSC; 16:9 widescreen; Dolby digital stereo
Video recording format
DVD

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