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The Resource Introducing Dorothy Dandridge, HBO Pictures presents an Esparza/Katz production in association with Berry/Cirrincione ; a Martha Coolidge film, (videorecording DVD)

Introducing Dorothy Dandridge, HBO Pictures presents an Esparza/Katz production in association with Berry/Cirrincione ; a Martha Coolidge film, (videorecording DVD)

Label
Introducing Dorothy Dandridge
Title
Introducing Dorothy Dandridge
Statement of responsibility
HBO Pictures presents an Esparza/Katz production in association with Berry/Cirrincione ; a Martha Coolidge film
Title variation
Dorothy Dandridge
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • fre
  • spa
  • 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
Music by Elmer Bernstein ; music supervisor, Robin Urdang ; editor, Alan Heim ; production designer, James Spencer ; director of photography, Robbie Greenberg ; produced by Larry Y. Albucher ; executive producers, Robert Katz, Moctesuma Esparza, Joshua D. Maurer, Vincent Cirrincione, Halle Berry ; screenplay by Shonda Rhimes, Scott Abbott ; directed by Martha Coolidge
Intended audience
Rated R
Language note
  • English and Spanish languages ; English, French and Spanish subtitles
  • 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, Alexis Carrington
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1939-
  • 1962-
  • 1961-
  • 1970-
  • 1949-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Bernstein, Elmer
  • Greenberg, Robbie
  • Spender, James
  • Heim, Alan
  • Urdang, Robin
  • Albucher, Larry Y.
  • Esparza, Moctesuma
  • Abbott, Scott
  • Rhimes, Shonda
  • Katz, Robert A
  • Coolidge, Martha
  • Berry, Halle
  • Brandauer, Klaus Maria
  • Carrington, Alexis
  • Atherton, William
  • Sweeney, D. B.
  • Taylor, Tamara
  • Richardson, LaTanya
  • Williams, Cynda
  • Devine, Loretta
  • Babatunde, Obba
  • Spiner, Brent
  • Mills, Earl
  • HBO Video (Firm)
Runtime
125
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Dandridge, Dorothy
  • African American singers
  • African American actresses
  • Choice (Psychology)
  • Conduct of life
  • Man-woman relationships
  • Interpersonal relations
Technique
live action
Label
Introducing Dorothy Dandridge, HBO Pictures presents an Esparza/Katz production in association with Berry/Cirrincione ; a Martha Coolidge film, (videorecording DVD)
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Publication
Copyright
Note
  • DVD player required
  • Based on the book by Earl Mills
  • Special features include : interactive menus, cast and crew bios, multiple languages and subtitle tracks, scene selections
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
  • vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
  • tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Standard format.
Extent
1 videodisc (115 min.)
Isbn
9780783116747
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
026359156922
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
91569
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
Video recording format
laserdisc
Label
Introducing Dorothy Dandridge, HBO Pictures presents an Esparza/Katz production in association with Berry/Cirrincione ; a Martha Coolidge film, (videorecording DVD)
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • DVD player required
  • Based on the book by Earl Mills
  • Special features include : interactive menus, cast and crew bios, multiple languages and subtitle tracks, scene selections
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
  • vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
  • tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Standard format.
Extent
1 videodisc (115 min.)
Isbn
9780783116747
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
026359156922
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
91569
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
Video recording format
laserdisc

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