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The Resource Roots, the next generations, a David L. Wolper production in association with Warner Bros. Television ; teleplay by Sydney A. Glass, Ernest Kinoy, Thad Mumford, John McGreevey, Daniel Wilcox ; directed by Georg Stanford Brown, Charles S. Dubin, John Erman, Lloyd Richards, (DVD videorecording)

Roots, the next generations, a David L. Wolper production in association with Warner Bros. Television ; teleplay by Sydney A. Glass, Ernest Kinoy, Thad Mumford, John McGreevey, Daniel Wilcox ; directed by Georg Stanford Brown, Charles S. Dubin, John Erman, Lloyd Richards, (DVD videorecording)

Label
Roots, the next generations
Title
Roots, the next generations
Statement of responsibility
a David L. Wolper production in association with Warner Bros. Television ; teleplay by Sydney A. Glass, Ernest Kinoy, Thad Mumford, John McGreevey, Daniel Wilcox ; directed by Georg Stanford Brown, Charles S. Dubin, John Erman, Lloyd Richards
Title variation
the next generation
Contributor
Director
Producer
Screenwriter
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • spa
  • eng
  • fre
  • spa
  • eng
  • eng
Summary
Story of the Haley family from the post-Civil War era until the more contemporary but still turbulent time of the 1960s and '70s, when Alex himself begins his research into the discovery of his roots
Cataloging source
TEFMT
Characteristic
videorecording
Date time place
Originally broadcast in 1979
Intended audience
Rating: Not rated
Language note
English or Spanish dialogue; English, French or Spanish subtitles. Closed-captioned
PerformerNote
Ruby Dee, Marlon Brando, Henry Fonda, James Earl Jones, Richard Thomas, Marc Singer, Andy Griffith, Paul Winfield, Al Freeman, Jr., Della Reese, Ossie Davis, Norman Fell, James Broderick, Lee Chamberlin
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1935-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Wolper, David L.
  • Glass, Sydney A.
  • Kinoy, Ernest
  • Mumford, Thad
  • McGreevey, John
  • Wilcox, Daniel
  • Brown, Georg Stanford
  • Dubin, Charles
  • Erman, John
  • Richards, Lloyd
  • Haley, Alex
  • Warner Bros. Television
Runtime
690
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Haley, Alex
  • Haley, Alex
  • Haley family
  • Kinte family
  • African Americans
  • African American families
  • DVDs
Technique
live action
Label
Roots, the next generations, a David L. Wolper production in association with Warner Bros. Television ; teleplay by Sydney A. Glass, Ernest Kinoy, Thad Mumford, John McGreevey, Daniel Wilcox ; directed by Georg Stanford Brown, Charles S. Dubin, John Erman, Lloyd Richards, (DVD videorecording)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Drama based on "Roots" and "Search" and additional material by Alex Haley
  • For specific features see interactive menu
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
monaural
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
4 videodiscs (690 min.)
Isbn
9781419846908
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
085391125358
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
112535
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System details
DVD, Dolby digital mono
Video recording format
DVD
Label
Roots, the next generations, a David L. Wolper production in association with Warner Bros. Television ; teleplay by Sydney A. Glass, Ernest Kinoy, Thad Mumford, John McGreevey, Daniel Wilcox ; directed by Georg Stanford Brown, Charles S. Dubin, John Erman, Lloyd Richards, (DVD videorecording)
Publication
Note
  • Drama based on "Roots" and "Search" and additional material by Alex Haley
  • For specific features see interactive menu
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
monaural
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
4 videodiscs (690 min.)
Isbn
9781419846908
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
085391125358
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
112535
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System details
DVD, Dolby digital mono
Video recording format
DVD

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