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The Resource The Voyage of La Amistad : a quest for freedom, an MPI Teleproductions

The Voyage of La Amistad : a quest for freedom, an MPI Teleproductions

Label
The Voyage of La Amistad : a quest for freedom
Title
The Voyage of La Amistad
Title remainder
a quest for freedom
Statement of responsibility
an MPI Teleproductions
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Chronicle of the story of the abducted Africans and their battles for freedom, first on the Amistad and then as they stood trial in a strange land, taking their case all the way to the Supreme Court with various abolitionists and former president John Quincy Adams leading the way
Cataloging source
LDA
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Edited by John Lux ; written by Warneke J. Smith ; produced and directed by H.D. Motyl
PerformerNote
Narrated by Alfre Woodard ; with Charles Durning and Brock Peters
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1953-
  • 1923-2012
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Woodard, Alfre
  • Durning, Charles
  • Peters, Brock
  • Motyl, H. D
  • MPI Home Video (Firm)
Runtime
70
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Amistad (Schooner)
  • Slave insurrections
  • Abolitionists
  • Slave trade
Technique
live action
Label
The Voyage of La Amistad : a quest for freedom, an MPI Teleproductions
Instantiates
Publication
Carrier category
videocassette
Carrier category code
  • vf
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
mixed
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
  • tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
1/2 in
Dimensions
1/2 in.
Extent
1 videocassette (70 min.)
Isbn
9780788600159
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videotape
Other physical details
sound, color & black and white
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videocassette
System details
VHS
Video recording format
VHS (1/2 in., videocassette)
Label
The Voyage of La Amistad : a quest for freedom, an MPI Teleproductions
Publication
Carrier category
videocassette
Carrier category code
  • vf
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
mixed
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
  • tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
1/2 in
Dimensions
1/2 in.
Extent
1 videocassette (70 min.)
Isbn
9780788600159
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videotape
Other physical details
sound, color & black and white
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videocassette
System details
VHS
Video recording format
VHS (1/2 in., videocassette)

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