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Riveted : the history of jeans  Cover Image DVD DVD

Riveted : the history of jeans / Little Bay Pictures, LLC for American experience ; American Experience Films ; written, produced and directed by Michael Bicks & Anna Lee Strachan.

Bicks, Michael, (screenwriter,, television director,, television producer.). Strachan, Anna Lee, (screenwriter,, television director,, television producer.). Mateen, Khari, (composer.). Little Bay Pictures, LLC, (production company.). American Experience Films, (production company.). Public Broadcasting Service (U.S.), (publisher.). PBS Distribution (Firm), (film distributor.).


It is the fascinating and surprising story of the iconic American garment. Worn by everyone from presidents to supermodels, farmers to rock stars, they're more than just a pair of pants America's tangled past is woven deeply into the indigo fabric. From its roots in slavery to the Wild West, youth culture, the civil rights movement, rock and roll, hippies, high fashion, and hip-hop, jeans are the fabric on which the history of American culture and politics are writ large.

Record details

  • ISBN: 9781531714536
  • ISBN: 1531714536
  • Physical Description: 1 videodisc (60 min.) : sound, color with black and white sequences ; 4 3/4 in.
  • Publisher: [Arlington, Virginia] : PBS Distribution, [2022]

Content descriptions

General Note:
Originally produced as an individual episode of the television series: American experience.
Program content: ©2022.
Wide screen (16x9).
Running time indicated on container: approximately 60 minutes; actual running time: 53 minutes.
Creation/Production Credits Note:
Original music: Khari Mateen.
Target Audience Note:
TV Parental Guidelines rating: TV-PG (parental guidelines suggested; this program contains material that parents may find unsuitable for younger children).
System Details Note:
DVD; NTSC, Region 1; widescreen presentation; stereo; [color/B&W].
Language Note:
English audio; English SDH subtitles for the deaf and hard of hearing.
Subject: Jeans (Clothing) > United States > History.
Jeans (Clothing) > Social aspects > United States.
Clothing and dress > United States > History.
Jeans > États-Unis > Histoire.
Jeans > Aspect social > États-Unis.
Clothing and dress.
Jeans (Clothing)
Genre: Documentary television programs.
Historical television programs.
Nonfiction television programs.
Documentary television programs.
Historical television programs.
Educational television programs.
Nonfiction television programs.
Video recordings for the hearing impaired.
Documentaires télévisés.
Émissions historiques télévisées.
Émissions éducatives télévisées.
Émissions télévisées autres que de fiction.
Vidéos pour personnes handicapées auditives.

Available copies

  • 1 of 1 copy available at Homer Library. (Show)
  • 1 of 1 copy available at Homer Library System. (Show)
  • 1 of 1 copy available at Homer Public Library.


  • 0 current holds with 1 total copy.
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Homer Public Library DVD 391 RIV (Text) 000138391 Video Available -

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