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The Resource New York : a documentary film, a Steeplechase Films production for the American Experience in association with WGBH Boston, Thirteen/WNET in New York, and the New-York Historical Society ; produced by Lisa Ades and Ric Burns ; directed by Ric Burns ; co-director, Lisa Ades ; written by Ric Burns and James Sanders, (DVD)

New York : a documentary film, a Steeplechase Films production for the American Experience in association with WGBH Boston, Thirteen/WNET in New York, and the New-York Historical Society ; produced by Lisa Ades and Ric Burns ; directed by Ric Burns ; co-director, Lisa Ades ; written by Ric Burns and James Sanders, (DVD)

Label
New York : a documentary film
Title
New York
Title remainder
a documentary film
Statement of responsibility
a Steeplechase Films production for the American Experience in association with WGBH Boston, Thirteen/WNET in New York, and the New-York Historical Society ; produced by Lisa Ades and Ric Burns ; directed by Ric Burns ; co-director, Lisa Ades ; written by Ric Burns and James Sanders
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
This series chronicles the history of New York City from its beginnings in 1609 as a Dutch trading post, through the depression, onto the turbulent years of change in the following decades after WWII, to its present day status as one of the most important and influencial cities in the world. The final episode was created in response to the destruction of the World Trade Center
Member of
Characteristic
videorecording
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American experience (Television program)
Credits note
Cinematography, Buddy Squires and Allen Moore; music, Brian Keane; editor, Li-Shin Yu; narrator, David Ogden Stiers; co-producers, Steve Rivo (ep. 6 & 7) and Marilyn Ness (ep. 8)
Dewey number
974.71
Intended audience
MPAA rating: Not rated
Language note
Closed captioned
LC call number
F128.3
LC item number
.N498 1999dvd
PerformerNote
Featured interviews with: Martin Scorsese, Senator Daniel Patrick Maynihan, Fran Lebowitz, Mayor Rudolph Guiliani, Former Mayor Ed Koch, and others
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1955-
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  • Burns, Ric
  • Sanders, James
  • Ades, Lisa
  • Ness, Marilyn
  • Stiers, David Ogden
  • Steeplechase Films Inc
  • WGBH (Television station : Boston, Mass.)
  • WNET (Television station : New York, N.Y.)
  • New-York Historical Society
  • PBS Home Video
  • Paramount Home Entertainment
Runtime
0
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  • New York (N.Y.)
  • New York (N.Y.)
  • New York (N.Y.)
Target audience
general
Technique
live action
Label
New York : a documentary film, a Steeplechase Films production for the American Experience in association with WGBH Boston, Thirteen/WNET in New York, and the New-York Historical Society ; produced by Lisa Ades and Ric Burns ; directed by Ric Burns ; co-director, Lisa Ades ; written by Ric Burns and James Sanders, (DVD)
Link
http://www.pbs.org/wnet/newyork
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • DVD release of a 1999-2003 television production
  • Ep. 1-5 aired in 1999, ep. 6-7 in 2001, and ep. 8 in 2003
  • Special features: Charlie Rose interview with Ric Burns; additional interviews with Donald Trump and others; archival motion pictures; original trailer; deleted scenes; outtakes ; interview with Ric Burns on making of ep. 8
Contents
Ep. 1. The country and the city -- ep. 2. Order and disorder -- ep. 3. Sunshine and shadow -- ep. 4. The power and the people -- ep. 5. Cosmopolis -- ep. 6. City of tomorrow -- ep. 7. The city and the world -- ep. 8. The center of the world
Control code
ocm56629529
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Extent
8 videodiscs (ca. 1040 min.)
Isbn
9781415702468
Other control number
841887051286
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
88581
System control number
(OCoLC)56629529
System details
DVD; Region 1 encoding; Dolby digital; ep. 1-7 full screen version; ep. 8 widescreen version
Label
New York : a documentary film, a Steeplechase Films production for the American Experience in association with WGBH Boston, Thirteen/WNET in New York, and the New-York Historical Society ; produced by Lisa Ades and Ric Burns ; directed by Ric Burns ; co-director, Lisa Ades ; written by Ric Burns and James Sanders, (DVD)
Link
http://www.pbs.org/wnet/newyork
Publication
Note
  • DVD release of a 1999-2003 television production
  • Ep. 1-5 aired in 1999, ep. 6-7 in 2001, and ep. 8 in 2003
  • Special features: Charlie Rose interview with Ric Burns; additional interviews with Donald Trump and others; archival motion pictures; original trailer; deleted scenes; outtakes ; interview with Ric Burns on making of ep. 8
Contents
Ep. 1. The country and the city -- ep. 2. Order and disorder -- ep. 3. Sunshine and shadow -- ep. 4. The power and the people -- ep. 5. Cosmopolis -- ep. 6. City of tomorrow -- ep. 7. The city and the world -- ep. 8. The center of the world
Control code
ocm56629529
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Extent
8 videodiscs (ca. 1040 min.)
Isbn
9781415702468
Other control number
841887051286
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
88581
System control number
(OCoLC)56629529
System details
DVD; Region 1 encoding; Dolby digital; ep. 1-7 full screen version; ep. 8 widescreen version

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