The Resource The women of Brewster Place, Phoenix Entertainment Group, Inc. ; Harpo Productions, Inc. ; produced by Patricia K. Meyer and Reuben Cannon ; teleplay by Karen Hall ; directed by Donna Deitch

The women of Brewster Place, Phoenix Entertainment Group, Inc. ; Harpo Productions, Inc. ; produced by Patricia K. Meyer and Reuben Cannon ; teleplay by Karen Hall ; directed by Donna Deitch

Label
The women of Brewster Place
Title
The women of Brewster Place
Statement of responsibility
Phoenix Entertainment Group, Inc. ; Harpo Productions, Inc. ; produced by Patricia K. Meyer and Reuben Cannon ; teleplay by Karen Hall ; directed by Donna Deitch
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Mattie Michael, whose life has been plagued by misfortunes, is alone in a ghetto tenement on Brewster Place. She gradually unites the other tenement women to help them struggle for a new life
Cataloging source
JTB
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Director of photography, Alexander Gruszynski ; editor, Jerrold L. Ludwig ; music, David Shire
Dewey number
791.43/72
Intended audience
Rating: Not rated by the MPAA
LC call number
PN1997
LC item number
.W664 2012
PerformerNote
Oprah Winfrey, Robin Givens, Cicely Tyson, Jackee, Larenz Tate, Lynn Whitfield, Mary Alice, Olivia Cole, Moses Gunn, Paula Kelly, Leon Lonette McKee, Barbara Montgomery, Phyllis Yvonne Stickney, Paul Winfield, William Allen Young
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1945-
  • 1946-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Deitch, Donna
  • Meyer, Patricia K
  • Cannon, Reuben
  • Hall, Karen Lynne
  • Winfrey, Oprah
  • Givens, Robin
  • Tyson, Cicely
  • Naylor, Gloria
  • Phoenix Entertainment Group
  • Harpo Productions
  • Xenon Pictures
Runtime
180
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • African American women
  • Female friendship
  • Neighborhoods
  • Television programs
  • Naylor, Gloria
  • Naylor, Gloria
  • African American women
  • Female friendship
  • Neighborhoods
  • Television programs
Technique
live action
Label
The women of Brewster Place, Phoenix Entertainment Group, Inc. ; Harpo Productions, Inc. ; produced by Patricia K. Meyer and Reuben Cannon ; teleplay by Karen Hall ; directed by Donna Deitch
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Based on the novel by Gloria Naylor
  • Originally produced as a television movie in 1988. Broadcast in two parts, Mar. 19th and 20th, 1989
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
  • vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
  • tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
ocn883255567
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Complete unedited version.
Extent
1 videodisc (180 min.)
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
000799815724
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
8157
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System details
DVD
Video recording format
DVD
Label
The women of Brewster Place, Phoenix Entertainment Group, Inc. ; Harpo Productions, Inc. ; produced by Patricia K. Meyer and Reuben Cannon ; teleplay by Karen Hall ; directed by Donna Deitch
Publication
Note
  • Based on the novel by Gloria Naylor
  • Originally produced as a television movie in 1988. Broadcast in two parts, Mar. 19th and 20th, 1989
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
  • vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
  • tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
ocn883255567
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Complete unedited version.
Extent
1 videodisc (180 min.)
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
000799815724
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
8157
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System details
DVD
Video recording format
DVD

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