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The Resource Introducing Dorothy Dandridge, HBO Pictures presents an Esparza/Katz Production, (videorecording VHS)

Introducing Dorothy Dandridge, HBO Pictures presents an Esparza/Katz Production, (videorecording VHS)

Label
Introducing Dorothy Dandridge
Title
Introducing Dorothy Dandridge
Statement of responsibility
HBO Pictures presents an Esparza/Katz Production
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
An acclaimed stage performer, Dorothy Dandridge still struggled with the challenge of her color, in a time that wouldn't let some stars in by the front door. Yet against the odds, she beat out many more famous rivals for the role of Carmen Jones, becoming the first black woman ever nominated for a Best Actress Academy Award
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Produced by Larry Y. Albucher ; directed by Martha Coolidge
Intended audience
Rated R
Language note
Closed captioned for the hearing impaired
PerformerNote
Halle Berry, Klaus Maria Brandauer, Brent Spiner, Obba Babatunde, Loretta Devine, Cynda Williams, LaTanya Richardson, Tamara Taylor, D.B. Sweeney, William Atherton
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1939-
  • 1961-
  • 1970-
  • 1949-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Albucher, Larry Y.
  • Coolidge, Martha
  • Berry, Halle
  • Brandauer, Klaus Maria
  • Atherton, William
  • Sweeney, D. B.
  • Taylor, Tamara
  • Richardson, LaTanya
  • Williams, Cynda
  • Devine, Loretta
  • Babatunde, Obba
  • Spiner, Brent
  • HBO Video (Firm)
Runtime
125
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Dandridge, Dorothy
  • African American singers
  • African American actresses
Technique
live action
Label
Introducing Dorothy Dandridge, HBO Pictures presents an Esparza/Katz Production, (videorecording VHS)
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Carrier category
videocassette
Carrier category code
  • vf
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
  • tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
1/2 in.
Dimensions
1/2 in.
Extent
1 videocassette (115 min.)
Isbn
9780783114545
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videotape
Other control number
026359156939
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
91569
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videocassette
System details
VHS; Dolby surround
Video recording format
VHS (1/2 in., videocassette)
Label
Introducing Dorothy Dandridge, HBO Pictures presents an Esparza/Katz Production, (videorecording VHS)
Publication
Copyright
Carrier category
videocassette
Carrier category code
  • vf
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
  • tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
1/2 in.
Dimensions
1/2 in.
Extent
1 videocassette (115 min.)
Isbn
9780783114545
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videotape
Other control number
026359156939
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
91569
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videocassette
System details
VHS; Dolby surround
Video recording format
VHS (1/2 in., videocassette)

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