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The Resource Dances with wolves, Metro Goldwyn Mayer ; an Orion Pictures release ; Tig Productions ; Majestic Films International ; screenplay by Michael Blake ; produced by Jim Wilson and Kevin Costner ; directed by Kevin Costner

Dances with wolves, Metro Goldwyn Mayer ; an Orion Pictures release ; Tig Productions ; Majestic Films International ; screenplay by Michael Blake ; produced by Jim Wilson and Kevin Costner ; directed by Kevin Costner

Label
Dances with wolves
Title
Dances with wolves
Statement of responsibility
Metro Goldwyn Mayer ; an Orion Pictures release ; Tig Productions ; Majestic Films International ; screenplay by Michael Blake ; produced by Jim Wilson and Kevin Costner ; directed by Kevin Costner
Creator
Contributor
Actor
Screenwriter
Composer
Cinematographer
Costume designer
Director
Film editor
Producer
Production designer
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • nai
  • eng
  • fre
  • spa
  • eng
  • eng
Summary
Rewarded for his heroism in the Civil War, Lt. John Dunbar wants to see the American frontier before it is gone. Assigned to an abandoned fort with a Sioux tribe as his only neighbor, he overcomes the language barrier and mutual fear and distrust to become a friend of the tribe, but his knowledge of their ultimate fate forces him to make a crucial decision
Awards note
Academy Awards, USA, 1991: Oscar - Best Cinematography (Dean Semler); Best Director (Kevin Costner); Best Film Editing (Neil Travis); Best Music, Original Score (John Barry); Best Picture (Jim Wilson, Kevin Costner); Best Sound (Russell Williams II, Jeffrey Perkins, Bill W. Benton, Gregory H. Watkins); Best Writing, Screenplay Based on Material from Another Medium (Michael Blake)
Cataloging source
TEF
Characteristic
videorecording
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/collectionName
Dances with wolves (Motion picture)
Credits note
Director of photography, Dean Semler ; editor, Neil Travis ; music, John Barry ; costume designer, Elsa Zamparelli ; production designer, Jeffrey Beecroft ; executive producer, Jake Eberts
Dewey number
791.43/72
Language note
English, Sioux, and Pawnee dialogue with optional French or Spanish subtitles; closed-captioned
LC call number
PN1997
LC item number
.D25 2003
PerformerNote
Kevin Costner, Mary McDonnell, Graham Greene, Rodney A. Grant, Floyd 'Red Crow' Westerman, Tantoo Cardinal, Jimmy Herman, Robert Pastorelli, Charles Rocket, Larry Joshua, Tony Pierce, Tom Everett, Maury Chaykin
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1945-2015
  • 1952-
  • 1936-2007
  • 1954-2004
  • 1949-2005
  • 1952-
  • 1943-
  • 1936-2012
  • 1933-2011
  • 1945-2015
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Costner, Kevin
  • Wilson, Jim
  • Blake, Michael
  • McDonnell, Mary
  • Greene, Graham
  • Grant, Rodney A
  • Westerman, Floyd Red Crow
  • Cardinal, Tantoo
  • Herman, Jimmy
  • Pastorelli, Robert
  • Rocket, Charles
  • Joshua, Larry
  • Pierce, Tony
  • Everett, Tom
  • Chaykin, Maury
  • Semler, Dean
  • Travis, Neil
  • Barry, John
  • Zamparelli, Elsa
  • Beecroft, Jeffrey
  • Blake, Michael
  • Tig Productions
  • Majestic Films and Television International
  • MGM Home Entertainment Inc
Runtime
236
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Dakota Indians
  • Indian women
  • Indians of North America
  • Sioux Nation
  • Man-woman relationships
  • United States
  • West (U.S.)
  • United States
  • United States
Target audience
general
Technique
live action
Label
Dances with wolves, Metro Goldwyn Mayer ; an Orion Pictures release ; Tig Productions ; Majestic Films International ; screenplay by Michael Blake ; produced by Jim Wilson and Kevin Costner ; directed by Kevin Costner
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Originally produced as a motion picture in 1990
  • Based on the novel by Michael Blake
  • Special features: extended version with never-before-seen additional scenes; audio commentary with Kevin Costner and producer Jim Wilson; second audio commentary with the director of photography and the editor; "The creation of an epic" retrospective documentary; original making-of featurette; original music video; "Dances" photo montage with introduction by Ben Glass; poster gallery; TV spots; original theatrical trailer
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Creation of an epic, a retrospective documentary
  • written, produced & directed by J.M. Kenny
Control code
ocm52073424
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Special ed.
Extent
2 videodiscs (approximately 236 min.)
Isbn
9780792855682
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Note
Number of discs, special features, and language options may vary by copy.
Other control number
027616880598
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
1003949
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)52073424
System details
DVD, NTSC, region 1; 16:9 widescreen version 2.35:1; Dolby digital, 5.1 Dolby surround
Video recording format
DVD
Label
Dances with wolves, Metro Goldwyn Mayer ; an Orion Pictures release ; Tig Productions ; Majestic Films International ; screenplay by Michael Blake ; produced by Jim Wilson and Kevin Costner ; directed by Kevin Costner
Publication
Note
  • Originally produced as a motion picture in 1990
  • Based on the novel by Michael Blake
  • Special features: extended version with never-before-seen additional scenes; audio commentary with Kevin Costner and producer Jim Wilson; second audio commentary with the director of photography and the editor; "The creation of an epic" retrospective documentary; original making-of featurette; original music video; "Dances" photo montage with introduction by Ben Glass; poster gallery; TV spots; original theatrical trailer
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Creation of an epic, a retrospective documentary
  • written, produced & directed by J.M. Kenny
Control code
ocm52073424
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Special ed.
Extent
2 videodiscs (approximately 236 min.)
Isbn
9780792855682
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Note
Number of discs, special features, and language options may vary by copy.
Other control number
027616880598
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
1003949
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)52073424
System details
DVD, NTSC, region 1; 16:9 widescreen version 2.35:1; Dolby digital, 5.1 Dolby surround
Video recording format
DVD

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