The Resource Serving life, produced, directed and written by Lisa R. Cohen ; producer, Jeca Taudte ; produced by Lightworks Pictures in association with KPI for OWN: Oprah Winfrey Network ; Significant Productions

Serving life, produced, directed and written by Lisa R. Cohen ; producer, Jeca Taudte ; produced by Lightworks Pictures in association with KPI for OWN: Oprah Winfrey Network ; Significant Productions

Label
Serving life
Title
Serving life
Statement of responsibility
produced, directed and written by Lisa R. Cohen ; producer, Jeca Taudte ; produced by Lightworks Pictures in association with KPI for OWN: Oprah Winfrey Network ; Significant Productions
Contributor
Composer
Director
Host
Narrator
Producer
Screenwriter
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • eng
  • eng
Summary
Takes viewers inside Louisiana's maximum security prison at Angola, where the average sentence is more than 90 years. It documents an extraordinary hospice program where hardened criminals care for their dying fellow inmates. In doing so, they embark on a journey that may end in personal rehabilitation
Member of
Cataloging source
TEFMT
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Directors of photography, Tom Mason, Kat Patterson, Sean Vaughn, Joe Venafro ; composer, W.G. Snuffy Walden
Dewey number
365/.667
Intended audience
TV parental guidelines rating: Not rated
Language note
In English with optional English subtitles; closed-captioned
PerformerNote
Narrator, Forest Whitaker ; introductions, Oprah Winfrey, Rosie O'Donnell
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Cohen, Lisa Rachel.
  • Taudte, Jeca
  • Winfrey, Oprah.
  • O'Donnell, Rosie
  • Whitaker, Forest
  • Walden, W. G.
  • Oprah Winfrey Network
  • Virgil Films
  • Lightworks Pictures
  • Kralyevich Productions
  • Significant Productions
Runtime
80
Series statement
OWN documentary club original
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Louisiana State Penitentiary
  • Louisiana State Penitentiary
  • Prisoners
  • Prisoners
  • Prisoners
  • Prisoners
Target audience
adult
Technique
live action
Label
Serving life, produced, directed and written by Lisa R. Cohen ; producer, Jeca Taudte ; produced by Lightworks Pictures in association with KPI for OWN: Oprah Winfrey Network ; Significant Productions
Instantiates
Publication
Distribution
Copyright
Note
  • Originally produced in 2011
  • "OWN Home Entertainment"--Opening screens before title screen
  • "OWN documentary original."
  • "This program contains scenes of death and dying. Viewer discretion is advised."
  • Bonus features: Introductions from Oprah [Winfrey] and Rosie O'Donnell; Serving Life promo; Trailer; Snap in scenes; Coming attractions
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
stereophonic
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Bonus features: :60 promo -- Serving life snap ins (4 extra scenes) -- Coming attractions
Control code
ocn763474992
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Widescreen.
Extent
1 videodisc (80 min.)
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
829567078327
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
670783
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)763474992
System details
DVD; NTSC, Region 1; widescreen presentation; Dolby digital 2.0
Video recording format
DVD
Label
Serving life, produced, directed and written by Lisa R. Cohen ; producer, Jeca Taudte ; produced by Lightworks Pictures in association with KPI for OWN: Oprah Winfrey Network ; Significant Productions
Publication
Distribution
Copyright
Note
  • Originally produced in 2011
  • "OWN Home Entertainment"--Opening screens before title screen
  • "OWN documentary original."
  • "This program contains scenes of death and dying. Viewer discretion is advised."
  • Bonus features: Introductions from Oprah [Winfrey] and Rosie O'Donnell; Serving Life promo; Trailer; Snap in scenes; Coming attractions
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
stereophonic
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Bonus features: :60 promo -- Serving life snap ins (4 extra scenes) -- Coming attractions
Control code
ocn763474992
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Widescreen.
Extent
1 videodisc (80 min.)
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
829567078327
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
670783
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)763474992
System details
DVD; NTSC, Region 1; widescreen presentation; Dolby digital 2.0
Video recording format
DVD

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