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The Resource America in primetime, a production of the Documentary Group ; WETA ; executive producers, Tom Yellin, Lloyd Kramer ; producers, Linda Hirsch, Susan Schaefer, (videorecording)

America in primetime, a production of the Documentary Group ; WETA ; executive producers, Tom Yellin, Lloyd Kramer ; producers, Linda Hirsch, Susan Schaefer, (videorecording)

Label
America in primetime
Title
America in primetime
Statement of responsibility
a production of the Documentary Group ; WETA ; executive producers, Tom Yellin, Lloyd Kramer ; producers, Linda Hirsch, Susan Schaefer
Creator
Contributor
Interviewee
Producer
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Since its inception, television has served as a lens on American society, and in the expansive world of modern TV. Today's heroes and villains have come a long way from their predecessors. Showcased is this iconic American art form, which has both reflected and shaped the country's national character. Each episode focuses on an enduring character archetype, as seen through generations of television programs
Related
Cataloging source
TEFMT
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Music, Peter Nashel ; director of photography, Logan Schneider ; editors, Scott Chestnut., Jon Vesey, Igor Kovalik
Dewey number
302.23/450973
Intended audience
Rating: TV14
Language note
In English with optional English subtitles and optional video description for the visually impaired
LC call number
PN1992.3.U5
LC item number
P58 2012
PerformerNote
Interviews: Alan Alda, Jason Alexander, Gillian Anderson, Judd Apatow, John Astin, Alec Baldwin, Alan Ball, Candice Bergen, Steven Bochco, Andre Braugher, Liz Brixius, James L. Brooks, Marcy Carsey, Chris Carter, David Chase, Marc Cherry, Michael Chiklis, Robert Cochran, Diablo Cody, Sara Colleton, Bryan Cranston, Greg Daniels, Larry David, Danny DeVito, Diane English, Edie Falco, Paul Feig, Jesse Tyler Ferguson, Tom Fontana, Dennis Franz, Vince Gilligan, Michael C. Hall, Jon Hamm, Patricia Heaton, Marilu Henner, Marshall Herskovitz, Ron Howard, Felicity Huffman, Mitchel Hurwitz, Al Jean, Mike Judge, Michelle King, Robert King, Jenji Kohan, Hugh Laurie, Norman Lear, Steven Levitan, Warren Littlefield, Christopher Lloyd, Eva Longoria, Julia Louis-Dreyfus, David Lynch, James Manos Jr., Julianna Margulies, Jerry Mathers, Stephen McPherson, Laurie Metcalf, George Meyer, David Milch, Mary Tyler Moore, Elisabeth Moss, Sue Naegle, Sandra Oh, Mark V. Olsen, Archie Panjabi, Mary-Louise Parker, Sarah Jessica Parker, Bill Paxton, Clyde Phillips, Kevin Reilly, Carl Reiner, Rob Reiner, Shonda Rhimes, Ray Romano, Roseanne Barr, Philip Rosethal, Mike Royce, Shawn Ryan, Will Scheffer, Gary Shandling, David Shore, David Simon, Darren Star, Eric Stonestreet, Joel Surnow, Jeffrey Tambor, Dick Van Dyke, Linda Wallem, Matthew Weiner, Tom Werner, Michael K. Williams, Larry Wilmore, Rainn Wilson, Edward Zwick
Runtime
240
Technique
live action
Label
America in primetime, a production of the Documentary Group ; WETA ; executive producers, Tom Yellin, Lloyd Kramer ; producers, Linda Hirsch, Susan Schaefer, (videorecording)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Originally broadcast in 2011
  • Special features: Additional interviews (Rob Reiner, Norman Lear, David Chase, Shonda Rhimes, Mary-Louise Parker, Marc Cherry, Felicity Huffman, James L. Brooks, Bryan Cranston, David Lynch, Alan Alda, Phil Rosenthal, Larry Wilmore, Marilu Henner, Mike Judge, Larry David, Julia Louis-Dreyfus, Judd Apatow, David Simon, Jeffrey Tambor). Not rated or subtitled
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Contents
  • Man of the house
  • directed by Lloyd Kramer (c2011)
  • The independent woman
  • directed by Lloyd Kramer (c2011)
  • The misfit
  • directed by Lloyd Kramer (c2011)
  • The crusader
  • directed by Lloyd Kramer (c2011)
Control code
ocn759610122
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
2 videodiscs (240 min.)
Isbn
9781608835256
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
841887015288
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
AIPR601
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)759610122
System details
DVD, NTSC, Region 1, English SDH subtitles
Video recording format
DVD
Label
America in primetime, a production of the Documentary Group ; WETA ; executive producers, Tom Yellin, Lloyd Kramer ; producers, Linda Hirsch, Susan Schaefer, (videorecording)
Publication
Note
  • Originally broadcast in 2011
  • Special features: Additional interviews (Rob Reiner, Norman Lear, David Chase, Shonda Rhimes, Mary-Louise Parker, Marc Cherry, Felicity Huffman, James L. Brooks, Bryan Cranston, David Lynch, Alan Alda, Phil Rosenthal, Larry Wilmore, Marilu Henner, Mike Judge, Larry David, Julia Louis-Dreyfus, Judd Apatow, David Simon, Jeffrey Tambor). Not rated or subtitled
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Contents
  • Man of the house
  • directed by Lloyd Kramer (c2011)
  • The independent woman
  • directed by Lloyd Kramer (c2011)
  • The misfit
  • directed by Lloyd Kramer (c2011)
  • The crusader
  • directed by Lloyd Kramer (c2011)
Control code
ocn759610122
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
2 videodiscs (240 min.)
Isbn
9781608835256
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
841887015288
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
AIPR601
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)759610122
System details
DVD, NTSC, Region 1, English SDH subtitles
Video recording format
DVD

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