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The Resource New York : a documentary film, a Steeplechase Films production for the American Experience in association with WGBH Boston, Thirteen/WNET in New York, and the New-York Historical Society ; produced by Lisa Ades and Ric Burns ; directed by Ric Burns ; co-director, Lisa Ades ; written by Ric Burns and James Sanders, (videorecording)

New York : a documentary film, a Steeplechase Films production for the American Experience in association with WGBH Boston, Thirteen/WNET in New York, and the New-York Historical Society ; produced by Lisa Ades and Ric Burns ; directed by Ric Burns ; co-director, Lisa Ades ; written by Ric Burns and James Sanders, (videorecording)

Label
New York : a documentary film
Title
New York
Title remainder
a documentary film
Statement of responsibility
a Steeplechase Films production for the American Experience in association with WGBH Boston, Thirteen/WNET in New York, and the New-York Historical Society ; produced by Lisa Ades and Ric Burns ; directed by Ric Burns ; co-director, Lisa Ades ; written by Ric Burns and James Sanders
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
This series chronicles the history of New York City from its beginnings in 1609 as a Dutch trading post, through the depression, onto the turbulent years of change in the following decades after WWII, to its present day status as one of the most important and influential cities in the world. The final episode was created in response to the destruction of the World Trade Center
Member of
Cataloging source
MMC
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Cinematography, Buddy Squires and Allen Moore; music, Brian Keane; editor, Li-Shin Yu; narrator, David Ogden Stiers; co-producers, Steve Rivo (ep. 6 & 7) and Marilyn Ness (ep. 8)
Intended audience
MPAA rating: Not rated
Language note
  • Closed captioned
  • Closed captioned
LC call number
F128.3
LC item number
.N498
PerformerNote
Featured interviews with: Martin Scorsese, Senator Daniel Patrick Moynihan, Fran Lebowitz, Mayor Rudolph Guiliani, Former Mayor Ed Koch, and others
Runtime
0
Target audience
general
Technique
live action
Label
New York : a documentary film, a Steeplechase Films production for the American Experience in association with WGBH Boston, Thirteen/WNET in New York, and the New-York Historical Society ; produced by Lisa Ades and Ric Burns ; directed by Ric Burns ; co-director, Lisa Ades ; written by Ric Burns and James Sanders, (videorecording)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Library's copy has a 2004 artwork copyright date on container
  • Ep. 1-5 aired in 1999, ep. 6-7 in 2001, and ep. 8 in 2003
  • Special features: Charlie Rose interview with Ric Burns; additional interviews with Donald Trump and others; archival motion pictures; original trailer; deleted scenes; outtakes ; interview with Ric Burns on making of ep. 8
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Contents
  • [v.5.]
  • Cosmopolis: episode five: 1919-1931
  • [v.6.]
  • City of tomorrow: episode six: 1929-1941
  • [v.7.]
  • The city and the world: episode seven: 1945-2000
  • [v.8.]
  • The center of the world: episode eight: 1946-2003
  • [v.1.]
  • The country and the city: episode one: 1609-1825
  • [v.2.]
  • Order and disorder: episode two: 1825-1865
  • [v.3.]
  • Sunshine and shadow: episode three: 1865-1898
  • [v.4.]
  • The power and the people: episode four: 1898-1918
Control code
56629529
Dimensions
4 3/4 in
Dimensions
other
Extent
8 videodiscs (ca. 1040 min.)
Isbn
9781415702468
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
88581
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)56629529
System details
  • DVD; Region 1 encoding; Dolby digital; ep. 1-7 full screen version; ep. 8 widescreen version
  • DVD; Region 1 encoding; Dolby digital; ep. 1-7 full screen version; ep. 8 widescreen version
Video recording format
DVD
Label
New York : a documentary film, a Steeplechase Films production for the American Experience in association with WGBH Boston, Thirteen/WNET in New York, and the New-York Historical Society ; produced by Lisa Ades and Ric Burns ; directed by Ric Burns ; co-director, Lisa Ades ; written by Ric Burns and James Sanders, (videorecording)
Publication
Note
  • Library's copy has a 2004 artwork copyright date on container
  • Ep. 1-5 aired in 1999, ep. 6-7 in 2001, and ep. 8 in 2003
  • Special features: Charlie Rose interview with Ric Burns; additional interviews with Donald Trump and others; archival motion pictures; original trailer; deleted scenes; outtakes ; interview with Ric Burns on making of ep. 8
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Contents
  • [v.5.]
  • Cosmopolis: episode five: 1919-1931
  • [v.6.]
  • City of tomorrow: episode six: 1929-1941
  • [v.7.]
  • The city and the world: episode seven: 1945-2000
  • [v.8.]
  • The center of the world: episode eight: 1946-2003
  • [v.1.]
  • The country and the city: episode one: 1609-1825
  • [v.2.]
  • Order and disorder: episode two: 1825-1865
  • [v.3.]
  • Sunshine and shadow: episode three: 1865-1898
  • [v.4.]
  • The power and the people: episode four: 1898-1918
Control code
56629529
Dimensions
4 3/4 in
Dimensions
other
Extent
8 videodiscs (ca. 1040 min.)
Isbn
9781415702468
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
88581
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)56629529
System details
  • DVD; Region 1 encoding; Dolby digital; ep. 1-7 full screen version; ep. 8 widescreen version
  • DVD; Region 1 encoding; Dolby digital; ep. 1-7 full screen version; ep. 8 widescreen version
Video recording format
DVD

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