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The Resource Riding the rails, WGBH Boston Video presents an Out of the Blue production ; a film by Michael Uys and Lexy Lovell ; produced, directed and written by Michael Uys and Lexy Lovell, (DVD videorecording)

Riding the rails, WGBH Boston Video presents an Out of the Blue production ; a film by Michael Uys and Lexy Lovell ; produced, directed and written by Michael Uys and Lexy Lovell, (DVD videorecording)

Label
Riding the rails
Title
Riding the rails
Statement of responsibility
WGBH Boston Video presents an Out of the Blue production ; a film by Michael Uys and Lexy Lovell ; produced, directed and written by Michael Uys and Lexy Lovell
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Tells the story of the 250,000 teenagers who left their homes and hopped freight trains during the Great Depression
Member of
Cataloging source
TNH
Characteristic
videorecording
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American experience (Television program)
Credits note
Director of photography, Samuel Henriques ; music by Jimmie Rodgers, Doc Watson, Woody Guthrie, Brownie McGhee, Sonny Terry, Elizabeth Cotten ; editor, Howard Sharp ; Original music by Jay Sherman-Godfrey
Language note
Closed-captioned for the hearing impaired
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  • Uys, Michael
  • Lovell, Lexy
  • WGBH Video (Firm)
  • Out of the Blue Productions
Runtime
72
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  • Railroad trains
  • Depressions
  • Railroads
  • Tramps
  • Historical films
  • Films for the hearing impaired
  • United States
  • United States
Technique
live action
Label
Riding the rails, WGBH Boston Video presents an Out of the Blue production ; a film by Michael Uys and Lexy Lovell ; produced, directed and written by Michael Uys and Lexy Lovell, (DVD videorecording)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • DVD
  • DVD features: Interview with the filmmakers ; slide show featuring Depression-era photos
  • An edited version of "Riding the rails" was broadcast on the PBS television program American experience
Color
multicolored
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (72 min.)
Isbn
9781578079759
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
WG36689
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)ocm51844300
System details
DVD
Video recording format
DVD
Label
Riding the rails, WGBH Boston Video presents an Out of the Blue production ; a film by Michael Uys and Lexy Lovell ; produced, directed and written by Michael Uys and Lexy Lovell, (DVD videorecording)
Publication
Note
  • DVD
  • DVD features: Interview with the filmmakers ; slide show featuring Depression-era photos
  • An edited version of "Riding the rails" was broadcast on the PBS television program American experience
Color
multicolored
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (72 min.)
Isbn
9781578079759
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
WG36689
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)ocm51844300
System details
DVD
Video recording format
DVD

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