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Mark Twain

Burns, Ken 1953- (director,, producer.). Duncan, Dayton, (screenwriter,, producer.). Ward, Geoffrey C., (screenwriter.). David, Keith, (narrator.). Holbrook, Hal, (interviewee.). Miller, Arthur, 1915-2005 (interviewee.). Styron, William, 1925-2006 (interviewee.). Florentine Films, (production company.). PBS Distribution (Firm), (distributor.).

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  • 1 of 1 copy available at Homer Library.

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Record details

  • ISBN: 1415702535
  • ISBN: 9781415702536
  • Physical Description: 2 videodiscs (ca. 240 min.) : sound, black &white with color sequences ; 4 3/4 in.
  • Edition: Full screen version.
  • Publisher: [Walpole, New Hampshire] : Florentine Films ; [2010]

Content descriptions

General Note:
Originally produced as a TV movie in 2001.
Special features : Disc one. The Making of Mark Twain with Ken Burns and Dayton Duncan; interview outtakes with Hal Holbrook, Arthur Miller, Russell Banks and others; memorable Mark Twain quotes and photographs. Disc two. Ken Burns: Making History (See what inspires Ken Burns to think beyond what history books dictate to create gripping and compelling films); A Conversation with Ken Burns (An unprecedented look at the filmmaker at work -- gathering history, making history).
Creation/Production Credits Note:
Cinematography, Buddy Squires, Allen Moore, Ken Burns; voice of Mark Twain, Kevin Conway; edited by Erik W. Ewers, Craig Mellish.
Participant or Performer Note:
Narrator: Keith David.
Summary, etc.:
Recounts Mark Twain's life told primarily through his own words. Includes interviews with Hal Holbrook, Arthur Miller, William Styron and many others.
System Details Note:
DVD, NTSC, playable in Region 1, full screen, stereo.
Language Note:
Closed-captioned.
Subject: Twain, Mark 1835-1910
Burns, Ken 1953-
Burns, Ken 1953-
Twain, Mark 1835-1910
Authors, American 19th century
Made-for-TV movies
Biographical television programs
Documentary television programs
Nonfiction television programs
Video recordings for the hearing impaired
Authors, American
Biographical television programs
Documentary television programs
Made-for-TV movies
Nonfiction television programs
Video recordings for the hearing impaired
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