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The Resource American experience, Freedom riders, [presented by] American Experience Films ; a Firelight Media production ; WGBH ; written, produced and directed by Stanley Nelson ; produced by Laurens Grant, (videorecording)

American experience, Freedom riders, [presented by] American Experience Films ; a Firelight Media production ; WGBH ; written, produced and directed by Stanley Nelson ; produced by Laurens Grant, (videorecording)

Label
American experience, Freedom riders
Title
American experience
Title part
Freedom riders
Statement of responsibility
[presented by] American Experience Films ; a Firelight Media production ; WGBH ; written, produced and directed by Stanley Nelson ; produced by Laurens Grant
Title variation
Freedom riders
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
This inspirational documentary is about a band of courageous civil-rights activists calling themselves the Freedom Riders. Gaining impressive access to influential figures on both sides of the issue, it chronicles a chapter of American history that stands as an astonishing testament to the accomplishment of youth and what can result from the incredible combination of personal conviction and the courage to organize against all odds
Member of
Cataloging source
LPU
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Editors, Lewis Erskine, Aljernon Tunsil ; original music, Tom Phillips ; director of photography, Robert Shepard
Dewey number
323.1196/073
Intended audience
Not rated
Language note
Subtitled for the deaf and hard of hearing
LC call number
E185.61
LC item number
.F74 2009
Runtime
120
Technique
live action
Label
American experience, Freedom riders, [presented by] American Experience Films ; a Firelight Media production ; WGBH ; written, produced and directed by Stanley Nelson ; produced by Laurens Grant, (videorecording)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Originally produced as a documentary in 2010
  • Based in part on the book Freedom riders: 1961 and the struggle for racial justice by Raymond Arsenault
Color
mixed
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Control code
691258761
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (ca. 120 min.)
Isbn
9781608834013
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
841887014045
Other physical details
sd., col. with b&w sequences
Publisher number
AMX62308
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System details
DVD, widescreen; 5.1 surround; region 1, NTSC
Video recording format
DVD
Label
American experience, Freedom riders, [presented by] American Experience Films ; a Firelight Media production ; WGBH ; written, produced and directed by Stanley Nelson ; produced by Laurens Grant, (videorecording)
Publication
Note
  • Originally produced as a documentary in 2010
  • Based in part on the book Freedom riders: 1961 and the struggle for racial justice by Raymond Arsenault
Color
mixed
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Control code
691258761
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (ca. 120 min.)
Isbn
9781608834013
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
841887014045
Other physical details
sd., col. with b&w sequences
Publisher number
AMX62308
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System details
DVD, widescreen; 5.1 surround; region 1, NTSC
Video recording format
DVD

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