The Resource Hallelujah, a Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer picture ; scenario by Wanda Tuchock ; story and direction by King Vidor

Hallelujah, a Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer picture ; scenario by Wanda Tuchock ; story and direction by King Vidor

Label
Hallelujah
Title
Hallelujah
Statement of responsibility
a Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer picture ; scenario by Wanda Tuchock ; story and direction by King Vidor
Contributor
Actor
Film director
Film distributor
Presenter
Screenwriter
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • eng
  • fre
  • spa
  • eng
  • eng
Summary
Infused with spirituals, folk songs, blues, and jazz, Hallelujah follows the fortunes of Zeke, a poor cotton farmer. Love, loss, passion, redemption, and brilliant moviemaking, this cinematic milestone is the first all-black feature from a major studio
Member of
Cataloging source
TEFMT
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Music, Irving Berlin ; director of photography, Gordon Avil ; editor, Hugh Wynn
Dewey number
791.43/72
Intended audience
Rating: Not rated
Language note
English dialogue; Spanish, English or French subtitles; closed-captioned
LC call number
PN1997
LC item number
.H35 2013
PerformerNote
Daniel Haynes, Nina Mae McKinney
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1894-1982
  • -1954
  • 1912-1967
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  • Tuchock, Wanda
  • Vidor, King
  • Haynes, Daniel L.
  • McKinney, Nina Mae
  • Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer
  • Warner Home Video (Firm)
Runtime
100
Series statement
  • Warner Bros. archive collection
  • Warner archive
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  • African Americans
  • African Americans
  • African Americans
  • African Americans
  • African Americans
  • African Americans
Technique
live action
Label
Hallelujah, a Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer picture ; scenario by Wanda Tuchock ; story and direction by King Vidor
Instantiates
Publication
Distribution
Note
  • Title from container
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1929
  • Special features: Commentary by Black Cultural Scholars Donald Bogle and Avery Clayton; 2 vintage musical shorts featuring Nocholas Brothers and "Hallelujah" costar Nina Mae McKinney "Pie, pie blackbird" (also with Eubie Blake) and "The black network"
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
ocn863649656
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (100 min.)
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
883316860175
Other physical details
sound, black and white
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System details
DVD, fullscreen (1.37:1) presentation; Dolby Digital mono
Video recording format
DVD
Label
Hallelujah, a Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer picture ; scenario by Wanda Tuchock ; story and direction by King Vidor
Publication
Distribution
Note
  • Title from container
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1929
  • Special features: Commentary by Black Cultural Scholars Donald Bogle and Avery Clayton; 2 vintage musical shorts featuring Nocholas Brothers and "Hallelujah" costar Nina Mae McKinney "Pie, pie blackbird" (also with Eubie Blake) and "The black network"
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
ocn863649656
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (100 min.)
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
883316860175
Other physical details
sound, black and white
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System details
DVD, fullscreen (1.37:1) presentation; Dolby Digital mono
Video recording format
DVD

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