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The Resource A raisin in the sun., screenplay by Lorraine Hansberry ; produced by David Susskind and Philip Rose ; directed by Daniel Petrie

A raisin in the sun., screenplay by Lorraine Hansberry ; produced by David Susskind and Philip Rose ; directed by Daniel Petrie

Label
A raisin in the sun.
Title
A raisin in the sun.
Statement of responsibility
screenplay by Lorraine Hansberry ; produced by David Susskind and Philip Rose ; directed by Daniel Petrie
Creator
Contributor
Actor
Film director
Film producer
Presenter
Publisher
Screenwriter
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • eng
  • eng
  • eng
Summary
Members of an African American family living in a cramped Chicago apartment, in this deeply resonant tale of dreams deferred. Following the death of their patriarch, the Youngers await a life insurance check they hope will change their circumstances, but tensions arise over how best to use the money
Member of
Cataloging source
TEFMT
Characteristic
videorecording
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/collectionName
Raisin in the sun (Motion picture)
Dewey number
791.43/72
Language note
Subtitled for the deaf and hard of hearing (SDH)
LC call number
PN1997
LC item number
.R35 2018
PerformerNote
Ruby Dee, Sidney Poitier, Claudia McNeil
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1930-1965
  • 1921-2011
  • 1920-1987
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Petrie, Daniel
  • Hansberry, Lorraine
  • Rose, Philip
  • Susskind, David
  • Dee, Ruby
  • Poitier, Sidney
  • McNeil, Claudia
  • Columbia Pictures Corporation
  • Criterion Collection (Firm)
Runtime
128
Series statement
Criterion collection
Series volume
945
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • African American families
  • Home ownership
  • Insurance claims
Technique
live action
Label
A raisin in the sun., screenplay by Lorraine Hansberry ; produced by David Susskind and Philip Rose ; directed by Daniel Petrie
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Title from container
  • Wide screen (1.85:1)
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1961
  • Based on the play by Lorraine Hansberry
  • Special features: New, restored 4K digital transfer ; interview from 1961 with playwright/screenwriter Lorraine Hansberry ; new interview with Imani Perry, author of Looking for Lorraine ; episode of Theater talk from 2002 featuring producer Philip Rose and actors Ruby Dee and Ossie Davis ; excerpt from Black theatre: the making of a movement (1978), with a new introduction by director Woodie King Jr. ; new interview with film scholar Mia Mask, coeditor of Poitier revisited ; interview from 2002 with director Daniel Petrie ; trailer ; plus: an essay by scholar Sarita Cannon and author James Baldwin's 1969 tribute to Hansberry, "Sweet Lorraine."
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
black and white
Configuration of playback channels
monaural
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
on1053848641
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Special edition.
Extent
2 videodiscs (128 min.)
Isbn
9781681435022
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
715515220712
Other physical details
sound, black and white
Publisher number
CC2947D
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9781681435022
  • (OCoLC)1053848641
System details
DVD, region 1, NTSC, wide screen presentation; Dolby mono
Video recording format
DVD
Label
A raisin in the sun., screenplay by Lorraine Hansberry ; produced by David Susskind and Philip Rose ; directed by Daniel Petrie
Publication
Note
  • Title from container
  • Wide screen (1.85:1)
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1961
  • Based on the play by Lorraine Hansberry
  • Special features: New, restored 4K digital transfer ; interview from 1961 with playwright/screenwriter Lorraine Hansberry ; new interview with Imani Perry, author of Looking for Lorraine ; episode of Theater talk from 2002 featuring producer Philip Rose and actors Ruby Dee and Ossie Davis ; excerpt from Black theatre: the making of a movement (1978), with a new introduction by director Woodie King Jr. ; new interview with film scholar Mia Mask, coeditor of Poitier revisited ; interview from 2002 with director Daniel Petrie ; trailer ; plus: an essay by scholar Sarita Cannon and author James Baldwin's 1969 tribute to Hansberry, "Sweet Lorraine."
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
black and white
Configuration of playback channels
monaural
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
on1053848641
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Special edition.
Extent
2 videodiscs (128 min.)
Isbn
9781681435022
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
715515220712
Other physical details
sound, black and white
Publisher number
CC2947D
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9781681435022
  • (OCoLC)1053848641
System details
DVD, region 1, NTSC, wide screen presentation; Dolby mono
Video recording format
DVD

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