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The Resource Finding your roots, with Henry Louis Gates, Jr. ; executive producers, Henry Louis Gates, Jr. ... [et al.] ; senior producer, Rachel Dretzin ; writer, Henry Louis Gates, Jr. ; a film by Kunhardt McGee Productions, Inkwell Films, and WNET ; in association with Ark Media, (DVD videorecording)

Finding your roots, with Henry Louis Gates, Jr. ; executive producers, Henry Louis Gates, Jr. ... [et al.] ; senior producer, Rachel Dretzin ; writer, Henry Louis Gates, Jr. ; a film by Kunhardt McGee Productions, Inkwell Films, and WNET ; in association with Ark Media, (DVD videorecording)

Label
Finding your roots
Title
Finding your roots
Statement of responsibility
with Henry Louis Gates, Jr. ; executive producers, Henry Louis Gates, Jr. ... [et al.] ; senior producer, Rachel Dretzin ; writer, Henry Louis Gates, Jr. ; a film by Kunhardt McGee Productions, Inkwell Films, and WNET ; in association with Ark Media
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • eng
  • eng
  • eng
Summary
This 10-part series, with the renowned cultural critic and Harvard scholar Henry Louis Gates, Jr., delves into the genealogy and genetics of famous Americans, combining history and science in a fascinating exploration of race, family and identity in today's America. Professor Gates shakes loose captivating stories and surprises in the family trees of Kevin Bacon, Robert Downey, Jr., Branford Marsalis, John Legend, Martha Stewart, Barbara Walters and Rick Warren, among many others
Member of
Cataloging source
TEFMT
Characteristic
videorecording
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Finding your roots (Television program)
Intended audience
Rating: Not rated
Language note
Subtitles for the deaf and hard of hearing
PerformerNote
With Henry Louis Gates, Jr
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  • Gates, Henry Louis
  • PBS Home Video
  • Kunhardt McGee Productions
  • Inkwell Films (Firm)
  • WNET (Television station : New York, N.Y.)
Runtime
600
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  • Genealogy
  • Celebrities
  • Nonfiction films
  • Documentary television programs
  • Biographical television programs
  • Historical television programs
  • Nonfiction television programs
  • Video recordings for the hearing impaired
Technique
live action
Label
Finding your roots, with Henry Louis Gates, Jr. ; executive producers, Henry Louis Gates, Jr. ... [et al.] ; senior producer, Rachel Dretzin ; writer, Henry Louis Gates, Jr. ; a film by Kunhardt McGee Productions, Inkwell Films, and WNET ; in association with Ark Media, (DVD videorecording)
Instantiates
Publication
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Contents
Harry Connick, Jr./Branford Marsalis -- Cory Booker/John Lewis -- Barbara Walters/Geoffrey Canada -- Kevin Bacon/Kyra Sedgwick -- Angela Buchdahl/Rick Warren/Yasir Qadhi -- Maggie Gyllenhaal/Robert Downey, Jr. -- Samuel L. Jackson/Condoleezza Rice/Ruth Simmons -- Sanjay Gupta/Margaret Cho/Martha Stuart -- John Legend/Wanda Sykes/Margarett Cooper -- Michelle Rodriguez/Adrian Grenier/Linda Chavez
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Widescreen.
Extent
3 videodiscs (ca. 600 min.)
Isbn
9781608836574
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
841887016605
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
FIYO600
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (OCoLC)794940342
  • (OCoLC)ocn794940342
  • 512359
System details
DVD; NTSC, region 1
Video recording format
DVD
Label
Finding your roots, with Henry Louis Gates, Jr. ; executive producers, Henry Louis Gates, Jr. ... [et al.] ; senior producer, Rachel Dretzin ; writer, Henry Louis Gates, Jr. ; a film by Kunhardt McGee Productions, Inkwell Films, and WNET ; in association with Ark Media, (DVD videorecording)
Publication
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Contents
Harry Connick, Jr./Branford Marsalis -- Cory Booker/John Lewis -- Barbara Walters/Geoffrey Canada -- Kevin Bacon/Kyra Sedgwick -- Angela Buchdahl/Rick Warren/Yasir Qadhi -- Maggie Gyllenhaal/Robert Downey, Jr. -- Samuel L. Jackson/Condoleezza Rice/Ruth Simmons -- Sanjay Gupta/Margaret Cho/Martha Stuart -- John Legend/Wanda Sykes/Margarett Cooper -- Michelle Rodriguez/Adrian Grenier/Linda Chavez
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Widescreen.
Extent
3 videodiscs (ca. 600 min.)
Isbn
9781608836574
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
841887016605
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
FIYO600
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (OCoLC)794940342
  • (OCoLC)ocn794940342
  • 512359
System details
DVD; NTSC, region 1
Video recording format
DVD

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