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The Resource Louisa May Alcott : the woman behind Little women, produced by Nancy Porter Productions, Inc. and Thirteen/WNET New York's American masters ; directed and produced by Nancy Porter ; written and produced by Harriet Reisen

Louisa May Alcott : the woman behind Little women, produced by Nancy Porter Productions, Inc. and Thirteen/WNET New York's American masters ; directed and produced by Nancy Porter ; written and produced by Harriet Reisen

Label
Louisa May Alcott : the woman behind Little women
Title
Louisa May Alcott
Title remainder
the woman behind Little women
Statement of responsibility
produced by Nancy Porter Productions, Inc. and Thirteen/WNET New York's American masters ; directed and produced by Nancy Porter ; written and produced by Harriet Reisen
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Filmed on location at many places actually frequented by the real persons portrayed and featuring a script written from primary sources, this documentary tells the life story of American author Louisa May Alcott, chronicling her efforts to rescue her family from poverty and find wealth, fame, and happiness for herself. Includes animations and commentary from Alcott scholars, novelist Geraldine Brooks, and the "literary sleuths" who uncovered Alcott's lost thrillers
Member of
Cataloging source
IMR
Characteristic
videorecording
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/collectionName
American masters (Television program)
Credits note
Photography director, Boyd Estus ; editor, Dick Bartlett ; music, Sheldon Mirowitz
Dewey number
  • 813/.4
  • B
Language note
Closed-captioned
LC call number
PS1018
LC item number
.L6895 2010
PerformerNote
Elizabeth Marvel (Louisa May Alcott), Daniel Gerroll (Bronson Alcott), Jane Alexander (Ednah Cheney)
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1939-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Porter, Nancy W
  • Reisen, Harriet
  • Marvel, Elizabeth
  • Gerroll, Daniel
  • Alexander, Jane
  • Brooks, Geraldine
  • Nancy Porter Productions
  • WNET (Television station : New York, N.Y.)
Runtime
84
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  • Alcott, Louisa May
  • Women authors, American
Target audience
adult
Technique
animation and live action
Label
Louisa May Alcott : the woman behind Little women, produced by Nancy Porter Productions, Inc. and Thirteen/WNET New York's American masters ; directed and produced by Nancy Porter ; written and produced by Harriet Reisen
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Originally produced in 2008 and broadcast in 2009 as an episode of the PBS television series: American masters
  • Special features: Extended interviews with commentators; interview with filmmakers; Love (a poem by Louisa May Alcott, read by Elizabeth Marvel)
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
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (84 min.)
Isbn
9781627893923
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
  • 841887025218
  • 616074737966
Other physical details
sound, color with black and white sequences
Publisher number
AMMS6207
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn497937656
  • (Sirsi) o497937656
  • (OCoLC)497937656
  • 657028
  • 657028
System details
DVD; NTSC; widescreen presentation; stereo. and 5.1 surround sound
Video recording format
DVD
Label
Louisa May Alcott : the woman behind Little women, produced by Nancy Porter Productions, Inc. and Thirteen/WNET New York's American masters ; directed and produced by Nancy Porter ; written and produced by Harriet Reisen
Publication
Note
  • Originally produced in 2008 and broadcast in 2009 as an episode of the PBS television series: American masters
  • Special features: Extended interviews with commentators; interview with filmmakers; Love (a poem by Louisa May Alcott, read by Elizabeth Marvel)
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
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (84 min.)
Isbn
9781627893923
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
  • 841887025218
  • 616074737966
Other physical details
sound, color with black and white sequences
Publisher number
AMMS6207
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn497937656
  • (Sirsi) o497937656
  • (OCoLC)497937656
  • 657028
  • 657028
System details
DVD; NTSC; widescreen presentation; stereo. and 5.1 surround sound
Video recording format
DVD

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