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The studio system

Author: Chris RodleyPeter CoyoteJohn LithgowGreg MartinelliMolly OrnatiAll authors
Publisher: South Burlington, VT : Annenberg/CPB Collection, 1994.
Series: American cinema, 2.
Edition/Format:   VHS video : VHS tape   Visual material : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Using Paramount Pictures as a case study, this program looks at the "factory system" perfected by major film studios in 1930s Hollywood. By the 1950s a new Hollywood emerged owned by huge corporations interested primarily in profit. Charlton Heston and Harrison Ford and others discuss the conflict between industry and artistry and the challenges facing studios today.
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Genre/Form: Documentary television programs
Nonfiction television programs
Video recordings for the hearing impaired
History
Interviews
Named Person: Charlton Heston; Harrison Ford; Harrison Ford; Charlton Heston
Material Type: Videorecording
Document Type: Visual material
All Authors / Contributors: Chris Rodley; Peter Coyote; John Lithgow; Greg Martinelli; Molly Ornati; Rita Mate; Lawrence Pitkethly; Thomas Schatz; Douglas Gomery; Michael Eisner; Public Broadcasting Service (U.S.); New York Center for Visual History.; KCET (Television station : Los Angeles, Calif.); British Broadcasting Corporation.; Annenberg/CPB Project.
ISBN: 1559468092 9781559468091
OCLC Number: 31917986
Language Note: Closed captioned.
Notes: At head of title: Annenberg/CPB Project.
Originally broadcast on PBS.
Credits: Producer/director, Chris Rodley ; editor, Ann Sopel ; series producers, Greg Martinelli, Molly Ornati, Rita Mate, Lawrence Pitkethly.
Performer(s): Thomas Schatz, Douglas Gomery, Michael Eisner.
Narrator, Peter Coyote.
Host, John Lithgow.
Description: 1 videocassette (55 min.) : sd., col. and b&w ; 1/2 in.
Details: VHS.
Series Title: American cinema, 2.
Other Titles: American cinema.
Annenberg/CPB collection.
Responsibility: co-production of the New York Center for Visual History, KCET/Los Angeles, and the BBC.

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Using Paramount Pictures as a case study, this program looks at the "factory system" perfected by major film studios in 1930s Hollywood. By the 1950s a new Hollywood emerged owned by huge corporations interested primarily in profit. Charlton Heston and Harrison Ford and others discuss the conflict between industry and artistry and the challenges facing studios today.

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