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Title Slamnation [videorecording] : the sport of spoken word / Slammin' Entertainment ; produced by Paul Devlin, Tom Poole, Michael Shaw ; directed by Paul Devlin.

Imprint [United States] : New Video Group, [2005].

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Location Call No. OPAC Message Status
 Axe DVDs 1st Floor  808.545 Sl12  Disc 2    ---  Available
 Axe DVDs 1st Floor  808.545 Sl12  Disc 1    ---  Available
Edition Uncensored.
Description 2 videodiscs (ca. 91 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.
System Details DVD ; Region 1 ; Dolby Digital stereo.
Cast Saul Williams, Beau Sia, Mums Da Schemer, Jessica Care Moore, Taylor Mali.
Credits Director of photography, John Anderson ; editor, Paul Devlin ; music, Chris Parker, James O'Connell, John Kayne.
Note DVD release of the 1998 motion picture.
Audience MPAA rating: Not rated.
Summary Before Russell Simmons' Def Poety Jam, Slamnation captured the cutthroat world of spoken-word poetry. The film follows Saul Williams and three other top poets as they make their way to the National Poetry Slam, the Super Bowl of poetry.
Note Special features: original Slammin' TV pilot ; "Special Play" mode with complete, uncut versions of all poems ; filmmaker commentary with Slam founder Marc Smith and slam champ Taylor Mali ; bonus poems ; filmmaker biography ; theatrical trailer.
Subject Poetry slams.
Poetry -- Competitions.
Genre/Form Documentary films.
Added Author Devlin, Paul.
Williams, Saul, 1972-
Sia, Beau, 1976-
Da Schemer, Mums, 1968-
Poole, Tom.
Shaw, Michael.
Slammin' Entertainment.
Docurama (Firm)
New Video Group.
Added Title Slam nation : the sport of spoken word
ISBN 0767085930
Standard No. 767685974933
Music No. NVG-9749 Docurama

 
    
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