The Resource Bill T. Jones a good man, Kartemquin Films, American Masters, The Independent Television Series (ITVS), Media Process Group in association with Ravinia Festival present ; directed by Bob Hercules and Gordon Quinn ; produced by Joanna Rudnick, (videorecording)

Bill T. Jones a good man, Kartemquin Films, American Masters, The Independent Television Series (ITVS), Media Process Group in association with Ravinia Festival present ; directed by Bob Hercules and Gordon Quinn ; produced by Joanna Rudnick, (videorecording)

Label
Bill T. Jones a good man
Title
Bill T. Jones a good man
Statement of responsibility
Kartemquin Films, American Masters, The Independent Television Series (ITVS), Media Process Group in association with Ravinia Festival present ; directed by Bob Hercules and Gordon Quinn ; produced by Joanna Rudnick
Title variation
Good man
Contributor
Director
Film editor
Performer
Producer
Videographer
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"... follows Bill T. Jones and his company create an original dance-theater piece, Fondly do we hope... fervently do we pray, in honor of Abraham Lincoln's Bicentennial. ... Jones and his company comes face to face with America's unresolved contradictions about race, equality and the legacy of Abraham Lincoln."--container
Member of
Awards note
Full Frame Documentary Film Festival, Official Selection ; Silverdocs Documentary Film Festival, Official Selection ; DOXA Documentary Film Festival, Official Selection ; Southern Circuit 2011-2012 Tour, Official Selection ; Minneapolis-St.Paul International Film Festival, Official Selection ; New Orleans Film Festival, Official Selection.
Cataloging source
AAL
Characteristic
videorecording
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/collectionName
American masters (Television program)
Credits note
Photography, Keith Walker ; editor, David E. Simpson
Language note
Closed captioned
LC call number
GV1785.J55
LC item number
B43 2011
PerformerNote
Bill T. Jones, Bill T. Jones/Arnie Zane Dance Company
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Hercules, Bob
  • Quinn, Gordon
  • Rudnick, Joanna
  • Jones, Bill T
  • Walker, Keith
  • Simpson, David E
  • Kartemquin Films
  • Independent Television Service
  • Media Process Group, Inc
  • Ravinia Festival
  • Bill T. Jones/Arnie Zane and Company
Runtime
86
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Jones, Bill T
  • Bill T. Jones/Arnie Zane and Company
  • Lincoln, Abraham
  • Modern dance
Technique
live action
Label
Bill T. Jones a good man, Kartemquin Films, American Masters, The Independent Television Series (ITVS), Media Process Group in association with Ravinia Festival present ; directed by Bob Hercules and Gordon Quinn ; produced by Joanna Rudnick, (videorecording)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Special features: additional scenes, Bill T. Jones on historical text in Fondly, Filmmakers interview
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Contents
Intro/big enough to deal with Lincoln? -- Postmodernism to a world of ideas -- Finding Lincoln -- Janet/Asli -- Duets -- Working with Bill -- Reaching the audience -- Testing the elements -- My job is to see them -- All choppy seas -- Belief in great men -- The ghost train -- Opening night
Control code
ocn764468848
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (DVD) (86 min.)
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
707541383899
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
K1102
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System details
DVD
Video recording format
DVD
Label
Bill T. Jones a good man, Kartemquin Films, American Masters, The Independent Television Series (ITVS), Media Process Group in association with Ravinia Festival present ; directed by Bob Hercules and Gordon Quinn ; produced by Joanna Rudnick, (videorecording)
Publication
Note
Special features: additional scenes, Bill T. Jones on historical text in Fondly, Filmmakers interview
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Contents
Intro/big enough to deal with Lincoln? -- Postmodernism to a world of ideas -- Finding Lincoln -- Janet/Asli -- Duets -- Working with Bill -- Reaching the audience -- Testing the elements -- My job is to see them -- All choppy seas -- Belief in great men -- The ghost train -- Opening night
Control code
ocn764468848
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (DVD) (86 min.)
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
707541383899
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
K1102
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System details
DVD
Video recording format
DVD

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