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The Resource Nightjohn, Hallmark Entertainment and Sarabande Productions in association with the Disney Channel ; produced by Dennis Stuart Murphy ; teleplay by Bill Cain based on the book by Gary Paulsen ; directed by Charles Burnett

Nightjohn, Hallmark Entertainment and Sarabande Productions in association with the Disney Channel ; produced by Dennis Stuart Murphy ; teleplay by Bill Cain based on the book by Gary Paulsen ; directed by Charles Burnett

Label
Nightjohn
Title
Nightjohn
Statement of responsibility
Hallmark Entertainment and Sarabande Productions in association with the Disney Channel ; produced by Dennis Stuart Murphy ; teleplay by Bill Cain based on the book by Gary Paulsen ; directed by Charles Burnett
Title variation
Night John
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Twelve-year-old Sarny's brutal life as a slave on the Waller plantation becomes even more dangerous when a newly arrived slave, Nightjohn, offers to teach her how to read
Cataloging source
IHI
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Director of photography, Elliot Davis ; editor, Dorian Harris ; music by Stephen James Taylor
Dewey number
791.43/72
Intended audience
MPAA rating: PG, for some scenes of racial oppression and abuse
LC call number
PN1997
LC item number
.N5448 2013
PerformerNote
Beau Bridges, Carl Lumbly, Lorraine Toussaint, Bill Cobbs, Kathleen York, Gabriel Casseus, Allison Jones
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1944-
  • 1960-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Bridges, Beau
  • Lumbly, Carl
  • Burnett, Charles
  • Toussaint, Lorraine
  • Cobbs, Bill
  • York, Kathleen
  • Casseus, Gabriel
  • Jones, Allison
  • Paulsen, Gary
  • Hallmark Entertainment (Firm)
  • Sarabande Productions
  • Disney Channel (Firm)
  • Echo Bridge Home Entertainment
Runtime
96
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Child slaves
  • Slavery
  • Literacy
Technique
live action
Label
Nightjohn, Hallmark Entertainment and Sarabande Productions in association with the Disney Channel ; produced by Dennis Stuart Murphy ; teleplay by Bill Cain based on the book by Gary Paulsen ; directed by Charles Burnett
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • Title from container
  • Originally produced for television in 1996
  • Based on the novel by Gary Paulsen
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
stereophonic
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
1693229
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (96 min.)
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
096009202040
Other physical details
sound, color, DVD video
Publisher number
20204
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 1693229
  • (OCoLC)859205746
System details
DVD; Dolby Digital
Video recording format
DVD
Label
Nightjohn, Hallmark Entertainment and Sarabande Productions in association with the Disney Channel ; produced by Dennis Stuart Murphy ; teleplay by Bill Cain based on the book by Gary Paulsen ; directed by Charles Burnett
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • Title from container
  • Originally produced for television in 1996
  • Based on the novel by Gary Paulsen
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
stereophonic
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
1693229
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (96 min.)
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
096009202040
Other physical details
sound, color, DVD video
Publisher number
20204
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 1693229
  • (OCoLC)859205746
System details
DVD; Dolby Digital
Video recording format
DVD

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