The Resource Mississippi burning, an Orion Pictures release ; written by Chris Gerolmo ; produced by Frederick Zollo and Robert F. Colesberry ; directed by Alan Parker

Mississippi burning, an Orion Pictures release ; written by Chris Gerolmo ; produced by Frederick Zollo and Robert F. Colesberry ; directed by Alan Parker

Label
Mississippi burning
Title
Mississippi burning
Statement of responsibility
an Orion Pictures release ; written by Chris Gerolmo ; produced by Frederick Zollo and Robert F. Colesberry ; directed by Alan Parker
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
This film is based on the case of the murder of three young civil rights workers in Mississippi in 1964. Focuses on the FBI's attempts to find the missing boys and the clash between the federal authorities and the locals in a Ku Klux Klan-dominated town
Cataloging source
NNC
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Director of photography, Peter Biziou ; editor, Gerry Hambling ; music, Trevor Jones
Language note
Closed-captioned
PerformerNote
Cast: Gene Hackman, Willem Dafoe, Frances McDormand, Brad Dourif, R. Lee Ermey
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1944-
  • 1950-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Parker, Alan
  • Hackman, Gene
  • Dafoe, Willem
  • McDormand, Frances
  • Dourif, Brad
  • Ermey, Lee
  • Orion Pictures
  • Orion Home Video (Firm)
  • Image Entertainment (Firm)
Runtime
127
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Feature films
  • Blacks in motion pictures
  • Civil rights movements
  • Civil rights workers
Technique
live action
Label
Mississippi burning, an Orion Pictures release ; written by Chris Gerolmo ; produced by Frederick Zollo and Robert F. Colesberry ; directed by Alan Parker
Instantiates
Publication
Distribution
Copyright
Note
  • Widescreen version
  • For specific features see interactive menu
  • Originally issued as a motion picture in 1988
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
other
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • NYCGANY4595-F
  • (NNC)notisANY4595
System details
DVD format
Video recording format
laserdisc
Label
Mississippi burning, an Orion Pictures release ; written by Chris Gerolmo ; produced by Frederick Zollo and Robert F. Colesberry ; directed by Alan Parker
Publication
Distribution
Copyright
Note
  • Widescreen version
  • For specific features see interactive menu
  • Originally issued as a motion picture in 1988
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
other
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • NYCGANY4595-F
  • (NNC)notisANY4595
System details
DVD format
Video recording format
laserdisc

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