The Resource Out of Ireland : the story of Irish emigration to America, an American Focus production ; directed by Paul Wagner ; produced by Ellen Casey Wagner, Paul Wagner ; written by Paul Wagner with Kerby Miller, (videorecording)

Out of Ireland : the story of Irish emigration to America, an American Focus production ; directed by Paul Wagner ; produced by Ellen Casey Wagner, Paul Wagner ; written by Paul Wagner with Kerby Miller, (videorecording)

Label
Out of Ireland : the story of Irish emigration to America
Title
Out of Ireland
Title remainder
the story of Irish emigration to America
Statement of responsibility
an American Focus production ; directed by Paul Wagner ; produced by Ellen Casey Wagner, Paul Wagner ; written by Paul Wagner with Kerby Miller
Title variation
Story of Irish emigration to America
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Examines the history of the seven million Irish who emigrated to America in the 18th, 19th and 20th centuries including the causes of the exodus and the immigrant experience in the United States. Uses photographs, archival footage, manuscript material and interviews with Irish immigrants to describe their experiences and the profound influence they have had on American culture. Accompanying CD presents "a musical tapestry complementing the emigrant's story - performed by world renowned Irish musicians" -- Container
Cataloging source
IUL
Characteristic
  • chart
  • videorecording
Credits note
Director of photography, Erich Roland ; editors, Neil Means, Reid Occhslin and Paul Wagner ; music, Mick Moloney
LC call number
E184.I6
LC item number
O97 2009
PerformerNote
Narrator, Kelly McGillis ; readings, Liam Neeson, Gabriel Byrne, Brenda Fricker, Aidan Quinn
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1948-
  • 1958-
  • 1950-
  • 1948-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Wagner, Paul
  • Wagner, Ellen Casey
  • Miller, Kerby A
  • McGillis, Kelly
  • Moloney, Mick
  • Neeson, Liam
  • Byrne, Gabriel
  • Fricker, Brenda
  • Quinn, Aidan
  • Wagner, Paul
  • Miller, Kerby A
  • American Focus, Inc
  • Shanachie Entertainment Corp
Runtime
112
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Ireland
  • Irish
  • United States
  • Immigrants
  • Immigrants
  • Ireland
  • Ireland
  • Irish Americans
  • Catholics
Target audience
adult
Technique
live action
Label
Out of Ireland : the story of Irish emigration to America, an American Focus production ; directed by Paul Wagner ; produced by Ellen Casey Wagner, Paul Wagner ; written by Paul Wagner with Kerby Miller, (videorecording)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Originally c1994
  • Based on the book by Kerby Miller and Paul Wagner
  • Documentary
Accompanying material
1 sound disc (digital ; 4 3/4 in.) + 1 booklet (32 p. ill. ; 18 cm.)
Capture and storage technique
analog electrical storage
Color
mixed
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Control code
ocn317488572
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. +
Dimensions
  • other
  • 4 3/4 in. or 12 cm. diameter
Edition
Deluxe ed.
Extent
1 videodisc (112 min.)
Groove width / pitch
not applicable
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
016351680396
Other physical details
sd., col. with b&w sequences
Publisher number
6803
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Special playback characteristics
digital recording
Specific material designation
  • videodisc
  • sound disc
Speed
1.4m. per second (discs)
System details
DVD, Dolby digital ; all regions, NTSC, full screen
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable
Video recording format
DVD
Label
Out of Ireland : the story of Irish emigration to America, an American Focus production ; directed by Paul Wagner ; produced by Ellen Casey Wagner, Paul Wagner ; written by Paul Wagner with Kerby Miller, (videorecording)
Publication
Note
  • Originally c1994
  • Based on the book by Kerby Miller and Paul Wagner
  • Documentary
Accompanying material
1 sound disc (digital ; 4 3/4 in.) + 1 booklet (32 p. ill. ; 18 cm.)
Capture and storage technique
analog electrical storage
Color
mixed
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Control code
ocn317488572
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. +
Dimensions
  • other
  • 4 3/4 in. or 12 cm. diameter
Edition
Deluxe ed.
Extent
1 videodisc (112 min.)
Groove width / pitch
not applicable
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
016351680396
Other physical details
sd., col. with b&w sequences
Publisher number
6803
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Special playback characteristics
digital recording
Specific material designation
  • videodisc
  • sound disc
Speed
1.4m. per second (discs)
System details
DVD, Dolby digital ; all regions, NTSC, full screen
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable
Video recording format
DVD

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