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The Resource The birth of a nation, Fox Searchlight presents ; a Bron Studios, Phantom Four, Mandalay Pictures, Tiny Giant Productions presentation ; produced by Nate Parker, Kevin Turen, Jason Michael Berman, Aaron L. Gilbert, Preston L. Holmes ; screenplay written and directed by Nate Parker

The birth of a nation, Fox Searchlight presents ; a Bron Studios, Phantom Four, Mandalay Pictures, Tiny Giant Productions presentation ; produced by Nate Parker, Kevin Turen, Jason Michael Berman, Aaron L. Gilbert, Preston L. Holmes ; screenplay written and directed by Nate Parker

Label
The birth of a nation
Title
The birth of a nation
Statement of responsibility
Fox Searchlight presents ; a Bron Studios, Phantom Four, Mandalay Pictures, Tiny Giant Productions presentation ; produced by Nate Parker, Kevin Turen, Jason Michael Berman, Aaron L. Gilbert, Preston L. Holmes ; screenplay written and directed by Nate Parker
Creator
Contributor
Actor
Film director
Film producer
Presenter
Production company
Publisher
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • spa
  • fre
  • spa
  • fre
  • eng
  • eng
  • eng
Summary
Nat Turner is a literate American slave and preacher. His financially strained owner accepts an offer to use Nat's preaching to subdue unruly slaves. But as Nat witnesses countless atrocities, he orchestrates an uprising in the hopes of leading his people to freedom
Member of
Cataloging source
TEFMT
Characteristic
videorecording
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/collectionName
  • Birth of a nation (Motion picture : 2016)
  • Birth of a nation (Motion picture : 2016)
  • Birth of a nation (Motion picture : 2016)
  • Birth of a nation (Motion picture : 2016)
Credits note
Director of photography, Elliot Davis ; production designer, Geoffrey Kirkland ; editor, Steven Rosenblum ; music, Henry Jackman
Dewey number
791.43/72
Intended audience
  • Rating: R; for disturbing violent content, and some brief nudity
  • CHV rating: 14A
Language note
English, Spanish or French dialogue; Spanish or French subtitles; subtitled for the deaf and hard of hearing; closed captioned; described video
LC call number
PN1997.2
LC item number
.B57 2017
PerformerNote
Nate Parker, Armie Hammer, Penelope Ann Miller, Jackie Earle Haley, Mark Boone Junior, Colman Domingo, Gabrielle Union, Jason Stuart, Roger Guenveur Smith
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1979-
  • 1979-
  • 1986-
  • 1961-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Parker, Nate
  • Turen, Kevin
  • Berman, Jason Michael
  • Gilbert, Aaron L.
  • Holmes, Preston
  • Hammer, Armie
  • Miller, Penelope Ann
  • Haley, Jackie Earle
  • Union, Gabrielle
  • Smith, Roger Guenveur
  • Boone, Mark
  • Domingo, Colman
  • Stuart, Jason
  • Fox Searchlight Pictures
  • Bron Studios
  • Phantom Four
  • Mandalay Pictures
  • Tiny Giant Productions
  • Twentieth Century Fox Home Entertainment, Inc
Runtime
120
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Turner, Nat
  • Slaves
  • Antislavery movements
  • Southampton Insurrection, 1831
  • Slave insurrections
Target audience
adult
Technique
live action
Label
The birth of a nation, Fox Searchlight presents ; a Bron Studios, Phantom Four, Mandalay Pictures, Tiny Giant Productions presentation ; produced by Nate Parker, Kevin Turen, Jason Michael Berman, Aaron L. Gilbert, Preston L. Holmes ; screenplay written and directed by Nate Parker
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Title from container
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 2016
  • Widescreen (2.40:1)
  • Special features: Rise up: The legacy of Nat Turner; feature commentary by Nate Parker; gallery
  • Also issued as part of a Blu-ray + DVD combo pack
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
  • vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
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 (120 min.)
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
  • 024543294931
  • 024543294948
  • 024543294986
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
  • 2329493
  • 2329494
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn964452301
  • (Sirsi) o964452301
  • (OCoLC)964452301
  • 1071811
  • 1071811
System details
DVD, widescreen (2.40:1); NTSC, region 1; Dolby digital 5.1 (English), Dolby digital 2.0 (Spanish, French), English descriptive audio 5.1; described video
Video recording format
DVD
Label
The birth of a nation, Fox Searchlight presents ; a Bron Studios, Phantom Four, Mandalay Pictures, Tiny Giant Productions presentation ; produced by Nate Parker, Kevin Turen, Jason Michael Berman, Aaron L. Gilbert, Preston L. Holmes ; screenplay written and directed by Nate Parker
Publication
Note
  • Title from container
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 2016
  • Widescreen (2.40:1)
  • Special features: Rise up: The legacy of Nat Turner; feature commentary by Nate Parker; gallery
  • Also issued as part of a Blu-ray + DVD combo pack
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
  • vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
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 (120 min.)
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
  • 024543294931
  • 024543294948
  • 024543294986
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
  • 2329493
  • 2329494
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn964452301
  • (Sirsi) o964452301
  • (OCoLC)964452301
  • 1071811
  • 1071811
System details
DVD, widescreen (2.40:1); NTSC, region 1; Dolby digital 5.1 (English), Dolby digital 2.0 (Spanish, French), English descriptive audio 5.1; described video
Video recording format
DVD

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