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The Resource The long walk home, New Visions Pictures presents ; a Howard Koch, Jr., Dave Bell Associates production ; written by John Cork ; produced by Howard W. Koch, Jr., Dave Bell ; directed by Richard Pearce

The long walk home, New Visions Pictures presents ; a Howard Koch, Jr., Dave Bell Associates production ; written by John Cork ; produced by Howard W. Koch, Jr., Dave Bell ; directed by Richard Pearce

Label
The long walk home
Title
The long walk home
Statement of responsibility
New Visions Pictures presents ; a Howard Koch, Jr., Dave Bell Associates production ; written by John Cork ; produced by Howard W. Koch, Jr., Dave Bell ; directed by Richard Pearce
Contributor
Actor
Composer
Director
Producer
Screenwriter
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
When Odessa Cotter, a quietly dignified woman who works as a housekeeper for Miriam Thompson honors the 1955 Montgomery, Alabama, bus boycott by walking an exhausting nine miles to and from work, Miriam offers her a ride. Defying both Miriam's racist husband and the powerful White Citizen's Council, Miriam and Odessa put their lives in danger for civil rights. Their shared experiences draw them closer as a deep respect and lasting friendship forms. Together, in a difficult world of black versus white, they manage to discover a common ground
Cataloging source
ZGJ
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Director of photography, Roger Deakins ; editor, Bill Yahraus ; music, George Fenton
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PerformerNote
  • Sissy Spacek, Whoopi Goldberg, Ving Rhames, Dylan Baker, Erika Alexander, Dwight Schultz
  • Narrator, Mary Steenburgen
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1943-
  • 1955-
  • 1961-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Pearce, Richard
  • Koch, Howard,
  • Cork, John,
  • Goldberg, Whoopi
  • Spacek, Sissy,
  • Rhames, Ving
  • Baker, Dylan,
  • Alexander, Erika,
  • Schultz, Dwight,
  • Steenburgen, Mary
  • Fenton, George,
  • Dave Bell Associates
  • New Visions Pictures
Runtime
98
Technique
live action
Label
The long walk home, New Visions Pictures presents ; a Howard Koch, Jr., Dave Bell Associates production ; written by John Cork ; produced by Howard W. Koch, Jr., Dave Bell ; directed by Richard Pearce
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • Videodisc release of the 1990 motion picture
  • Platinum Disc Corp: 09109
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
  • vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
  • tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
74491160
Dimensions
4 3/4 in
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (98 min.)
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
096009091095
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
09109
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
The long walk home, New Visions Pictures presents ; a Howard Koch, Jr., Dave Bell Associates production ; written by John Cork ; produced by Howard W. Koch, Jr., Dave Bell ; directed by Richard Pearce
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • Videodisc release of the 1990 motion picture
  • Platinum Disc Corp: 09109
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
  • vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
  • tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
74491160
Dimensions
4 3/4 in
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (98 min.)
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
096009091095
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
09109
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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