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The Resource Roots:, The next generations, a David L. Wolper production in association with Warner Bros. Television ; producer, Stan Margulies ; teleplay by Sydney A. Glass, Ernest Kinoy, Thad Mumford, John McGreevey, Daniel Wilcox ; directed by Georg Stanford Brown, Charles S. Dubin, John Erman, Lloyd Richards

Roots:, The next generations, a David L. Wolper production in association with Warner Bros. Television ; producer, Stan Margulies ; teleplay by Sydney A. Glass, Ernest Kinoy, Thad Mumford, John McGreevey, Daniel Wilcox ; directed by Georg Stanford Brown, Charles S. Dubin, John Erman, Lloyd Richards

Label
Roots:, The next generations
Title
Roots:
Title part
The next generations
Statement of responsibility
a David L. Wolper production in association with Warner Bros. Television ; producer, Stan Margulies ; teleplay by Sydney A. Glass, Ernest Kinoy, Thad Mumford, John McGreevey, Daniel Wilcox ; directed by Georg Stanford Brown, Charles S. Dubin, John Erman, Lloyd Richards
Title variation
  • Roots: the complete collection
  • Roots: the next generations: the legacy continues
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • eng
  • fre
  • spa
  • eng
  • eng
Summary
Follows the Haley family from the post-Civil War era until the more contemporary but still turbulent time of the 1960s and '70s, when Alex himself begins his research into the discovery of his roots
Cataloging source
TEFMT
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Music, Gerald Fried
Date time place
Videodisc release of episodes originally broadcast as a television mini-series in 1979
Language note
  • In English, with optional subtitles in English, French or Spanish
  • Closed-captioned
PerformerNote
Debbie Allen, Barbara Barrie, Marlon Brando, James Broderick, Georg Stanford Brown, Irene Cara, Diahann Carroll, Bernie Casey, Lee Chamberlin, Michael Constantine, Robert Culp, James Daly, Olivia de Havilland, Ruby Dee, Damon Evans, Norman Fell, Henry Fonda, Al Freeman Jr., Slim Gaillard, Pam Grier, Rosey Grier, Andy Griffith, Dorian Harewood, Kene Holliday, Rafer Johnson, James Earl Jones, Paul Koslo, Avon Long, Claudia McNeil, Carmen McRae, Dina Merrill, Lynne Moody, Harry Morgan, Greg Morris, Roger E. Mosley, Gerald S. O'Loughlin, Beah Richards, Percy Rodrigues, John Rubinstein, Stan Shaw, Marc Singer, Richard Thomas, George Voskovec, Hal Williams, Paul Winfield
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1935-
  • 1919-2006
  • 1950-
  • 1959-
  • 1930-2010
  • 1918-1978
  • 1924-1998
  • 1905-1982
  • 1934-2012
  • 1949-
  • 1926-2012
  • 1935-
  • 1944-
  • 1915-2011
  • 1944-
  • 1946-
  • 1952-
  • 1948-
  • 1951-
  • 1905-1981
  • 1938-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Margulies, Stan
  • Glass, Sydney A
  • Kinoy, Ernest
  • Mumford, Thad
  • McGreevey, John
  • Wilcox, Daniel
  • Brown, Georg Stanford
  • Dubin, Charles
  • Erman, John
  • Richards, Lloyd
  • Allen, Debbie
  • Barrie, Barbara
  • Brando, Marlon
  • Broderick, James
  • Cara, Irene
  • Carroll, Diahann
  • Casey, Bernie
  • Chamberlin, Lee
  • Constantine, Michael
  • Culp, Robert
  • Daly, James
  • De Havilland, Olivia
  • Dee, Ruby
  • Evans, Damon
  • Fell, Norman
  • Fonda, Henry
  • Freeman, Al
  • Gaillard, Slim
  • Grier, Pam
  • Grier, Rosey
  • Griffith, Andy
  • Harewood, Dorian
  • Holliday, Kene
  • Johnson, Rafer
  • Jones, James Earl
  • Koslo, Paul
  • Long, Avon
  • McNeil, Claudia
  • McRae, Carmen
  • Merrill, Dina
  • Moody, Lynne
  • Morgan, Harry
  • Morris, Greg
  • Mosley, Roger E.
  • O'Loughlin, Gerald S
  • Richards, Beah E
  • Rodriguez, Percy
  • Rubinstein, John
  • Shaw, Stan
  • Singer, Marc
  • Thomas, Richard
  • Voskovec, Jiří
  • Williams, Hal
  • Winfield, Paul
  • Fried, Gerald
  • Haley, Alex
  • Haley, Alex
  • Wolper Productions
  • Warner Bros. Television
Runtime
688
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Television programs
  • Television series
Target audience
general
Technique
live action
Label
Roots:, The next generations, a David L. Wolper production in association with Warner Bros. Television ; producer, Stan Margulies ; teleplay by Sydney A. Glass, Ernest Kinoy, Thad Mumford, John McGreevey, Daniel Wilcox ; directed by Georg Stanford Brown, Charles S. Dubin, John Erman, Lloyd Richards
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • Based on "Roots" and "Search" and additional material by Alex Haley
  • Developed for television by Ernest Kinoy
  • Released in 2007 as part of the 10 DVD set Roots, the complete collection
  • Special features: Disc 4: Behind-the-scenes documentary "Roots: the next generations: the legacy continues."
  • Warner Home Video: 112535
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
  • vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
monaural
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
  • tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Disc 1, Side A: Episode 1 ; Disc 1, Side B: Episode 2 -- Disc 2, Side A: Episode 3 ; Disc 2, Side B: Episode 4 -- Disc 3, Side A: Episode 5 ; Disc 3, Side B: Episode 6 -- Disc 4, Side A: Episode 7
Control code
151243580
Dimensions
4 3/4 in + 1 booklet (1 volumes (unpaged) : color illustrations ; 16 x 27 cm)
Dimensions
other
Edition
Full screen
Extent
4 videodiscs (688 min.)
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
112535
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System details
DVD format
Video recording format
DVD
Label
Roots:, The next generations, a David L. Wolper production in association with Warner Bros. Television ; producer, Stan Margulies ; teleplay by Sydney A. Glass, Ernest Kinoy, Thad Mumford, John McGreevey, Daniel Wilcox ; directed by Georg Stanford Brown, Charles S. Dubin, John Erman, Lloyd Richards
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • Based on "Roots" and "Search" and additional material by Alex Haley
  • Developed for television by Ernest Kinoy
  • Released in 2007 as part of the 10 DVD set Roots, the complete collection
  • Special features: Disc 4: Behind-the-scenes documentary "Roots: the next generations: the legacy continues."
  • Warner Home Video: 112535
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
  • vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
monaural
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
  • tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Disc 1, Side A: Episode 1 ; Disc 1, Side B: Episode 2 -- Disc 2, Side A: Episode 3 ; Disc 2, Side B: Episode 4 -- Disc 3, Side A: Episode 5 ; Disc 3, Side B: Episode 6 -- Disc 4, Side A: Episode 7
Control code
151243580
Dimensions
4 3/4 in + 1 booklet (1 volumes (unpaged) : color illustrations ; 16 x 27 cm)
Dimensions
other
Edition
Full screen
Extent
4 videodiscs (688 min.)
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
112535
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System details
DVD format
Video recording format
DVD

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