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The Resource The long walk home, Dave Bell Associates ; New Visions Pictures ; director, Richard Pearce ; writer, John Cork ; producers, Howard W. Koch, Dave Bell, (DVD videorecording)

The long walk home, Dave Bell Associates ; New Visions Pictures ; director, Richard Pearce ; writer, John Cork ; producers, Howard W. Koch, Dave Bell, (DVD videorecording)

Label
The long walk home
Title
The long walk home
Statement of responsibility
Dave Bell Associates ; New Visions Pictures ; director, Richard Pearce ; writer, John Cork ; producers, Howard W. Koch, Dave Bell
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • spa
  • eng
  • eng
  • eng
Summary
Odessa Cotter, is a quiet, dignified woman who works as a housekeeper for Miriam Thompson. When Odessa 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
Cataloging source
TEFMT
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Music, George Fenton ; editor, Bill Yahraus ; director of photography, Roger Deakins ; associate producer, Edwin C. Atkins ; executive producers, Taylor Hackford and Stuart Benjamin
Intended audience
Rating: PG
Language note
English or Spanish dialogue; English subtitles
PerformerNote
Sissy Spacek, Whoopi Goldberg, Dwight Schultz
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1943-
  • 1945-
  • 1955-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Pearce, Richard
  • Cork, John
  • Koch, Howard W.
  • Bell, Dave
  • Spacek, Sissy
  • Goldberg, Whoopi
  • Schultz, Dwight
  • Dave Bell Associates
  • New Visions Pictures
  • Lions Gate Films
Runtime
98
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Boycotts
  • Racism
  • Feature films
  • Historical films
Target audience
general
Technique
live action
Label
The long walk home, Dave Bell Associates ; New Visions Pictures ; director, Richard Pearce ; writer, John Cork ; producers, Howard W. Koch, Dave Bell, (DVD videorecording)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Title from web and sell sheet
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1990
  • Release date: Jan. 29, 2013
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Fullscreen.
Extent
1 videodisc (ca. 98 min.)
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
031398163343
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
34972
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (OCoLC)819665117
  • (OCoLC)ocn819665117
  • 633112
System details
DVD, widescreen; Dolby Digital 5.1
Video recording format
DVD
Label
The long walk home, Dave Bell Associates ; New Visions Pictures ; director, Richard Pearce ; writer, John Cork ; producers, Howard W. Koch, Dave Bell, (DVD videorecording)
Publication
Note
  • Title from web and sell sheet
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1990
  • Release date: Jan. 29, 2013
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Fullscreen.
Extent
1 videodisc (ca. 98 min.)
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
031398163343
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
34972
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (OCoLC)819665117
  • (OCoLC)ocn819665117
  • 633112
System details
DVD, widescreen; Dolby Digital 5.1
Video recording format
DVD

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