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Treasures from American film archives. : Program 2 50 preserved films

Author: Scott SimmonMartin Miller MarksD W GriffithChester M FranklinUnited States. War Department.All authors
Publisher: [San Francisco, Calif.] : National Film Preservation Foundation ; [Los Angeles, Calif.] : Distributed exclusively by Image Entertainment, ©2005.
Edition/Format:   DVD video : Partial animation : English : Encore edView all editions and formats
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The 4 part DVD set is an anthology of films from 18 American film archives. Films include documentaries, newsreels, the earliest American movies, avant-garde and independent works, pioneering special effects, amateur and home movies, animated and industrial films, and silent movies from the first hundred years of motion pictures (1893-1985). Program 2 of this 4 part set contains 14 films.
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Genre/Form: History
Material Type: Partial animation, Videorecording
Document Type: Visual material
All Authors / Contributors: Scott Simmon; Martin Miller Marks; D W Griffith; Chester M Franklin; United States. War Department.; National Film Preservation Foundation (U.S.); Image Entertainment (Firm)
ISBN: 0974709921 9780974709925
OCLC Number: 60406807
Language Note: Silent and sound films.
Notes: Originally released as a DVD in 2000.
The accompanying booklet, with film notes by Scott Simmon and music notes by Martin Marks, includes a summary of each film, history and preservation information, and bibliographic references.
Credits: Technical director, Michael Friend.
Performer(s): "About the archives" essays narrated by Laurence Fishburne.
Description: 1 videodisc (approximately 164 min.) : si., sd., black and white, color ; 4 3/4 in. + 1 booklet (33 pages : illustrations ; 19 cm)
Details: DVD, Dolby Digital stereo.
Contents: Paper print copyright deposits (7 min.): Star theatre (1901), Move on (1903), Dog factory (1904) --
The Lonedale operator / directed by D.W. Griffith (1911, 17 min.) --
Her crowning glory (1911, 14 min.) --
The toll of the sea / directed by Chester M. Franklin (1922, 54 min.) --
From Accuracy first (ca. 1928, 5 min.) --
From West Virginia documentaries (9 min.): West Virginia, the state beautiful (1929), One-room schoolhouses (ca. 1935) --
From Early amateur sound film (1936-37, 4 min.) --
Composition 1 (Themis) (1940, 4 min.) --
The Battle of San Pietro / U.S. War Dept. (1945, 33 min.) --
Negro Leagues baseball (1946, 8 min.) --
Battery film (1985, 9 min.).
Other Titles: Star theatre.
Move on.
Dog factory.
Lonedale operator.
Her crowning glory.
Toll of the sea.
Accuracy first.
West Virginia, the state beautiful.
One-room schoolhouses.
Early amateur sound film.
Composition 1 (Themis)
Battle of San Pietro.
Negro Leagues baseball.
Battery film.
Treasures from American film archives :
50 preserved films.
Fifty preserved films.
Responsibility: producer, National Film Preservation Foundation ; curator, Scott Simmon ; music curator, Martin Marks.

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The 4 part DVD set is an anthology of films from 18 American film archives. Films include documentaries, newsreels, the earliest American movies, avant-garde and independent works, pioneering special effects, amateur and home movies, animated and industrial films, and silent movies from the first hundred years of motion pictures (1893-1985). Program 2 of this 4 part set contains 14 films.

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