The Resource Richard Wright's Almos' a man, a production of Learning in Focus ; produced by Dan McCann ; teleplay by Leslie Lee ; directed by Stan Lathan

Richard Wright's Almos' a man, a production of Learning in Focus ; produced by Dan McCann ; teleplay by Leslie Lee ; directed by Stan Lathan

Label
Richard Wright's Almos' a man
Title
Richard Wright's Almos' a man
Statement of responsibility
a production of Learning in Focus ; produced by Dan McCann ; teleplay by Leslie Lee ; directed by Stan Lathan
Title variation
Almos' a man
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Based on the short story by Richard Wright. A black teenage farm worker believes that owning a gun is a mark of maturity
Member of
Cataloging source
TEFMT
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Director of photography, Tak Fujimoto ; music, Taj Mahal ; editor, Robert Estrin
Dewey number
791.45/72
Intended audience
MPAA rating: Not rated
LC call number
PS3545.R815
LC item number
A65 2004
PerformerNote
  • LeVar Burton, Madge Sinclair, Robert Doqui
  • Host, Henry Fonda
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1905-1982
  • 1908-1960
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Lathan, Stan
  • Lee, Leslie
  • McCann, Dan
  • Burton, LeVar
  • Sinclair, Madge
  • DoQui, Robert
  • Fonda, Henry
  • Wright, Richard
  • Monterey Video (Firm)
  • Monterey Media
  • Learning in Focus, inc
Runtime
36
Series statement
American short story collection
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Wright, Richard
  • Wright, Richard
  • African Americans
  • Agricultural laborers
  • African Americans
  • Agricultural laborers
Target audience
general
Technique
live action
Label
Richard Wright's Almos' a man, a production of Learning in Focus ; produced by Dan McCann ; teleplay by Leslie Lee ; directed by Stan Lathan
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Originally released in 1976
  • Special features: author bio; actor bios; printable study guide; about the American Short Story Collection; audio transcript interview with Robert Geller; Henry Fonda intro
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
ocm57353873
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (36 min.)
Isbn
9781569944257
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
012233019827
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
301982
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System details
DVD, region 1; stereo
Video recording format
DVD
Label
Richard Wright's Almos' a man, a production of Learning in Focus ; produced by Dan McCann ; teleplay by Leslie Lee ; directed by Stan Lathan
Publication
Note
  • Originally released in 1976
  • Special features: author bio; actor bios; printable study guide; about the American Short Story Collection; audio transcript interview with Robert Geller; Henry Fonda intro
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
ocm57353873
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (36 min.)
Isbn
9781569944257
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
012233019827
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
301982
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System details
DVD, region 1; stereo
Video recording format
DVD

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