The Resource Style wars, a presentation of Tony Silver & Henry Chalfant ; produced by Tony Silver and Henry Chalfant ; directed by Tony Silver ; a production of Public Arts Films, Inc

Style wars, a presentation of Tony Silver & Henry Chalfant ; produced by Tony Silver and Henry Chalfant ; directed by Tony Silver ; a production of Public Arts Films, Inc

Label
Style wars
Title
Style wars
Statement of responsibility
a presentation of Tony Silver & Henry Chalfant ; produced by Tony Silver and Henry Chalfant ; directed by Tony Silver ; a production of Public Arts Films, Inc
Contributor
Cinematographer
Director
Film distributor
Film editor
Narrator
Producer
Production company
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • eng
  • eng
Summary
A documentary exploration of the subculture of New York's young graffiti writers and break dancers, showing their activities and aspirations and the social and aesthetic controversies surrounding New York graffiti. Dramatizes conflicts between graffiti artists and the city, as well as among the graffiti artists themselves
Cataloging source
JCL
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Cinematographer, Burleigh Wartes ; editors, Sam Pollard, Mary Alfieri, Victor Kanefsky
Dewey number
700
Language note
Closed captioned
PerformerNote
Narrator: Sam Schacht
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1935-2008.
  • 1932-1991.
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Silver, Tony
  • Chalfant, Henry.
  • Schacht, Sam
  • Wartes, Burleigh
  • Pollard, Sam.
  • Alfieri, Mary.
  • Kanefsky, Victor.
  • Public Art Films, Inc
Runtime
70
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Graffiti
  • Hip-hop
  • Break dancing
  • New York (N.Y.)
  • Subways
  • Break dancing
  • Graffiti
  • Hip-hop
  • Manners and customs
  • Subways
  • New York (State)
Technique
live action
Label
Style wars, a presentation of Tony Silver & Henry Chalfant ; produced by Tony Silver and Henry Chalfant ; directed by Tony Silver ; a production of Public Arts Films, Inc
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Originally produced in 1983
  • Special features: Filmmakers commentary; outtakes; 32 artist galleries; tributes; guest interviews; 30 min. loop of over 200 cars and burners; music
Accompanying material
1 insert (19 cm)
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
  • vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
mixed
Configuration of playback channels
mixed
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
  • tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Disc 1. The film/ The filmmakers : Style wars (1983, 70 minutes) ; over 223 min. of original outtake footage ; Feature commentary by director-producer Tony Silver and producer Henry Chalfant ; Interview with Tony Silver and Henry Chalfant (2002) ; Interview with editors Victor Kanefsky and Sam Pollard (2002) ; Digitally remastered tracks 5.1 Dolby soundtrack featuring classic tracks from Grandmaster Flash, The Treacherous Three, Troubled Funk, The Fearless Four, Rammelzze vs. K-Rob and more
  • Disc 2. Hall of fame : 32 artist galleries including new interviews, trains and rare photos of Blade, Cap, Cey etc. ; Tributes to Dondi and Shy 147 ; Guest interviews ; Destroy all lines-30 minute loop of over 200 whole cars and burners ; Featuring music from Def Jux, El-P, RJD2, and Aesop Rock, plus Mr. Wiggles, Kimson "Angola-Red" Albert, and Darryl Jenifer
Control code
ocm58917149
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. +
Dimensions
other
Extent
2 videodiscs (70 min.)
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
804791000412
Other physical details
sound, color with black and white sequences
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System details
DVD; full screen; Dolby Digital 5.1 surround sound; 2.0 stereo; NTSC; Region 0
Video recording format
DVD
Label
Style wars, a presentation of Tony Silver & Henry Chalfant ; produced by Tony Silver and Henry Chalfant ; directed by Tony Silver ; a production of Public Arts Films, Inc
Publication
Note
  • Originally produced in 1983
  • Special features: Filmmakers commentary; outtakes; 32 artist galleries; tributes; guest interviews; 30 min. loop of over 200 cars and burners; music
Accompanying material
1 insert (19 cm)
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
  • vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
mixed
Configuration of playback channels
mixed
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
  • tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Disc 1. The film/ The filmmakers : Style wars (1983, 70 minutes) ; over 223 min. of original outtake footage ; Feature commentary by director-producer Tony Silver and producer Henry Chalfant ; Interview with Tony Silver and Henry Chalfant (2002) ; Interview with editors Victor Kanefsky and Sam Pollard (2002) ; Digitally remastered tracks 5.1 Dolby soundtrack featuring classic tracks from Grandmaster Flash, The Treacherous Three, Troubled Funk, The Fearless Four, Rammelzze vs. K-Rob and more
  • Disc 2. Hall of fame : 32 artist galleries including new interviews, trains and rare photos of Blade, Cap, Cey etc. ; Tributes to Dondi and Shy 147 ; Guest interviews ; Destroy all lines-30 minute loop of over 200 whole cars and burners ; Featuring music from Def Jux, El-P, RJD2, and Aesop Rock, plus Mr. Wiggles, Kimson "Angola-Red" Albert, and Darryl Jenifer
Control code
ocm58917149
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. +
Dimensions
other
Extent
2 videodiscs (70 min.)
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
804791000412
Other physical details
sound, color with black and white sequences
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System details
DVD; full screen; Dolby Digital 5.1 surround sound; 2.0 stereo; NTSC; Region 0
Video recording format
DVD

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