The Resource Jonestown : the life and death of Peoples Temple, a Firelight Media film for American Experience ; WGBH Educational Foundation ; produced and directed by Stanley Nelson ; teleplay by Noland Walker & Marcia Smith ; story by Marcia Smith

Jonestown : the life and death of Peoples Temple, a Firelight Media film for American Experience ; WGBH Educational Foundation ; produced and directed by Stanley Nelson ; teleplay by Noland Walker & Marcia Smith ; story by Marcia Smith

Label
Jonestown : the life and death of Peoples Temple
Title
Jonestown
Title remainder
the life and death of Peoples Temple
Statement of responsibility
a Firelight Media film for American Experience ; WGBH Educational Foundation ; produced and directed by Stanley Nelson ; teleplay by Noland Walker & Marcia Smith ; story by Marcia Smith
Title variation
Life and death of Peoples Temple
Contributor
Director of photography
Editor of moving image work
Film distributor
Screenwriter
Television director
Television producer
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • eng
  • eng
  • eng
Summary
A startling look at preacher Jim Jones, his life prior to the mass-suicides in Guyana, and the event that took place leading up to that fateful day in 1978
Related
Cataloging source
TEFMT
Characteristic
videorecording
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Credits note
Cinematography, Michael Chin ; editor, Lewis Erskine ; music, Tom Phillips
Dewey number
289.9
Intended audience
MPAA: Not rated
Language note
In English ; closed-captioned
LC call number
BP605.P46
LC item number
J66 2007
Runtime
87
Target audience
general
Technique
live action
Label
Jonestown : the life and death of Peoples Temple, a Firelight Media film for American Experience ; WGBH Educational Foundation ; produced and directed by Stanley Nelson ; teleplay by Noland Walker & Marcia Smith ; story by Marcia Smith
Publication
Note
  • Widescreen presentation
  • Videodisc release of a segment of the television program, American experience
  • "In association with BBC"--Container
  • Special features: deleted scenes; interview with filmmaker Stanley Nelson
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  • TODD
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
mixed
Configuration of playback channels
stereophonic
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
A vision gone wrong -- Members flock to Peoples Temple -- A troubled childhood -- Spreading his word -- The dark side of Jim Jones -- Political power and paranoia -- A dysfunctional family -- No way out -- Congressman Ryan's arrival -- The last day -- Credits
Control code
ocm80155110
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (87 min.)
Governing access note
For private home use only
Isbn
9781415731529
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
841887052269
Other physical details
sound, color with b&w sequences
Publisher number
  • 705226
  • AMEX6911
http://library.link/vocab/recordID
u76275
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)80155110
System details
DVD, NTSC, region 1; stereo
Video recording format
DVD

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