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The Resource Louisa May Alcott : : the woman behind Little women, produced by Nancy Porter Productions, Inc. and Thirteen/WNET New York's American masters ; directed and produced by Nancy Porter ; written and produced by Harriet Reisen, (DVD)

Louisa May Alcott : : the woman behind Little women, produced by Nancy Porter Productions, Inc. and Thirteen/WNET New York's American masters ; directed and produced by Nancy Porter ; written and produced by Harriet Reisen, (DVD)

Label
Louisa May Alcott : : the woman behind Little women
Title
Louisa May Alcott :
Title remainder
the woman behind Little women
Statement of responsibility
produced by Nancy Porter Productions, Inc. and Thirteen/WNET New York's American masters ; directed and produced by Nancy Porter ; written and produced by Harriet Reisen
Title variation
Woman behind Little women
Contributor
Actor
Screenwriter
Commentator
Director
Producer
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • eng
  • eng
Summary
Filmed on location at many places actually frequented by the real persons portrayed and featuring a script written from primary sources, this documentary tells the life story of American author Louisa May Alcott, chronicling her efforts to rescue her family from poverty and find wealth, fame, and happiness for herself. Includes animations and commentary from Alcott scholars, novelist Geraldine Brooks, and the "literary sleuths" who uncovered Alcott's lost thrillers
Cataloging source
IMR
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Photography director, Boyd Estus ; editor, Dick Bartlett ; music, Sheldon Mirowitz
Dewey number
  • 813/.4
  • B
Language note
In English with optional English subtitles
LC call number
PS1018
LC item number
.L6895 2010
PerformerNote
Elizabeth Marvel (Louisa May Alcott), Daniel Gerroll (Bronson Alcott), Jane Alexander (Ednah Cheney)... [et al.]
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1939-
  • 1912-2007
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Porter, Nancy W
  • Reisen, Harriet
  • Marvel, Elizabeth
  • Gerroll, Daniel
  • Alexander, Jane
  • Brooks, Geraldine
  • Myerson, Joel
  • Elbert, Sarah
  • Shealy, Daniel
  • Stern, Madeleine B.
  • Turnquist, Jan
  • Matteson, John
  • Nancy Porter Productions
  • WNET (Television station : New York, N.Y.)
Runtime
84
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Alcott, Louisa May
  • Wide-screen DVDs
  • Women authors, American
Technique
live action
Label
Louisa May Alcott : : the woman behind Little women, produced by Nancy Porter Productions, Inc. and Thirteen/WNET New York's American masters ; directed and produced by Nancy Porter ; written and produced by Harriet Reisen, (DVD)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Widescreen
  • Originally produced in 2008 and broadcast in 2009 as an episode of the PBS television series: American masters
Color
mixed
Configuration of playback channels
mixed
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (84 min.)
Isbn
9781627893923
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
  • 616074737966
  • 841887025218
Other physical details
sd., col. with b&w sequences
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn497937656
  • (OCoLC)497937656
  • 608227
System details
DVD ; NTSC ; stereo. or 5.1 surround sound
Terms governing use
Public performance rights.
Video recording format
DVD
Label
Louisa May Alcott : : the woman behind Little women, produced by Nancy Porter Productions, Inc. and Thirteen/WNET New York's American masters ; directed and produced by Nancy Porter ; written and produced by Harriet Reisen, (DVD)
Publication
Note
  • Widescreen
  • Originally produced in 2008 and broadcast in 2009 as an episode of the PBS television series: American masters
Color
mixed
Configuration of playback channels
mixed
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (84 min.)
Isbn
9781627893923
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
  • 616074737966
  • 841887025218
Other physical details
sd., col. with b&w sequences
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn497937656
  • (OCoLC)497937656
  • 608227
System details
DVD ; NTSC ; stereo. or 5.1 surround sound
Terms governing use
Public performance rights.
Video recording format
DVD

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