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Uniform Title American experience (Television program) 1964.
Title American experience. 1964 [videorecording] / American Experience Films presents ; an Insignia Films production ; written and directed by Stephen Ives ; produced by Amanda Pollak ; WGBH.

Publication Info. [Arlington, VA] : PBS Distribution, [2014]


Location Call No. OPAC Message Status
 Axe DVDs 2nd Floor  973.923 Am35 2014    ---  Available
1 copy being processed for Axe Acquisitions Order.
Edition Widescreen Version.
Description 1 videodisc (approximately 120 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
Playing Time 020000
Description two-dimensional moving image tdi rdacontent
video v rdamedia
videodisc vd rdacarrier
digital optical rda
NTSC rda
video file DVD video region 1 rda
Note Television program.
System Details DVD; NTSC; wide screen; region 1; 5.1 surround.
Language In English with optional English subtitles for the deaf and hard of hearing.
Performer Narrated by Oliver Platt.
Credits Edited by George O'Donnell and Amy Foote ; original music by Peter Rundquist ; director of photography, Andrew Young ; a production of WGBH Boston.
Note Based on The last innocent year: America in 1964 by Jon Margolis.
Originally produced an episode of the PBS television program American Experience on January 14, 2014.
Summary It was the year of the Beatles and the Civil Rights Act; of the Gulf of Tonkin and Barry Goldwater's campaign for the presidency; the year that Americans learned smoking was bad for their health and Cassius Clay became Mohammad Ali; the year that cities across the country erupted in violence and Americans tried to make sense of the assassination of their president. Based on The Last Innocent Year: America in 1964, the film will follow some of the most prominent figures of the time.
Contents Birth of a new era -- The modern conservative movement -- The Beatles and Muhammad Ali -- The feminine mystique -- The great society -- Freedom summer -- The Republican National Convention -- The Harlem riots -- Finding the slain volunteers -- The Gulf of Tonkin resolution -- The free speech movement -- Johnson vs. Goldwater.
Subject United States -- History -- 1961-1969.
Nineteen sixty-four, A.D.
Margolis, Jon -- Television adaptations.
Margolis, Jon. (OCoLC)fst00141975
Nineteen sixty-four, A.D. (OCoLC)fst01037822
United States. (OCoLC)fst01204155
Chronological Term 1961 - 1969
Genre/Form Television programs -- United States.
Documentary television programs.
Historical television programs.
Nonfiction television programs.
Television adaptations.
Video recordings for the hearing impaired.
History. (OCoLC)fst01411628
Television adaptations. (OCoLC)fst01710478
Added Author Platt, Oliver, 1960- narrator.
Ives, Stephen, screenwriter, television director.
Pollak, Amanda, television producer.
Television adaptation of (work): Margolis, Jon. Last innocent year.
American Experience Films, production company.
Insignia Films, production company.
WGBH (Television station : Boston, Mass.), production company.
Public Broadcasting Service (U.S.), broadcaster.
PBS Distribution (Firm), film distributor.
Added Title 1964
Nineteen sixty-four
Nineteen hundred sixty-four
Nineteen hundred and sixty-four
ISBN 9781608830411
Standard No. 841887020435
Music No. NSFO601 PBS

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