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The Resource Matewan, Cinecom Entertainment Group and Film Gallery ; in association with Goldcrest ; present a Red Dog Films production ; produced by Peggy Rajski and Maggie Renzi ; written and directed by John Sayles

Matewan, Cinecom Entertainment Group and Film Gallery ; in association with Goldcrest ; present a Red Dog Films production ; produced by Peggy Rajski and Maggie Renzi ; written and directed by John Sayles

Label
Matewan
Title
Matewan
Statement of responsibility
Cinecom Entertainment Group and Film Gallery ; in association with Goldcrest ; present a Red Dog Films production ; produced by Peggy Rajski and Maggie Renzi ; written and directed by John Sayles
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
A labor leader seeking to organize the workers of a company town sets off a powderkeg of racial hostility, corruption and betrayal in this tale of the bitter clash between unionist miners and the tyrannical coal company owners in West Virginia in the 1920's
Cataloging source
EYA
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Director of photography, Haskell Wexler ; editor, Sonya Polonsky ; music, Mason Daring
Language note
Closed-captioned for the hearing impaired
PerformerNote
Chris Cooper, James Earl Jones, Mary McDonnell, Will Oldham
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1950-
  • 1951-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Rajski, Peggy
  • Renzi, Maggie
  • Sayles, John
  • Cooper, Chris
  • Jones, James Earl
  • McDonnell, Mary
  • Oldham, Will
  • Daring, Mason
  • Cinecom Entertainment Group
  • Film Gallery
  • Goldcrest Films International
  • RedDog (Firm)
Runtime
135
Technique
live action
Label
Matewan, Cinecom Entertainment Group and Film Gallery ; in association with Goldcrest ; present a Red Dog Films production ; produced by Peggy Rajski and Maggie Renzi ; written and directed by John Sayles
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
Originally released as a motion picture in 1987
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
  • vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
  • tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
238673188
Dimensions
4 3/4 in
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (135 min.)
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other physical details
sound, color
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System details
DVD format
Terms governing use
Bates: No public performance rights purchased ; home, library, or classroom use only
Video recording format
DVD
Label
Matewan, Cinecom Entertainment Group and Film Gallery ; in association with Goldcrest ; present a Red Dog Films production ; produced by Peggy Rajski and Maggie Renzi ; written and directed by John Sayles
Publication
Copyright
Note
Originally released as a motion picture in 1987
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
  • vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
  • tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
238673188
Dimensions
4 3/4 in
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (135 min.)
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other physical details
sound, color
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System details
DVD format
Terms governing use
Bates: No public performance rights purchased ; home, library, or classroom use only
Video recording format
DVD

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