The Resource Our town, Sol Lesser presents ; Principal Artists Productions ; screenplay by Thornton Wilder, Frank Craven, Harry Chandlee ; produced by Sol Lesser ; directed by Sam Wood

Our town, Sol Lesser presents ; Principal Artists Productions ; screenplay by Thornton Wilder, Frank Craven, Harry Chandlee ; produced by Sol Lesser ; directed by Sam Wood

Label
Our town
Title
Our town
Statement of responsibility
Sol Lesser presents ; Principal Artists Productions ; screenplay by Thornton Wilder, Frank Craven, Harry Chandlee ; produced by Sol Lesser ; directed by Sam Wood
Contributor
Actor
Screenwriter
Composer
Cinematographer
Director
Film editor
Producer
Production designer
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
The classic film based on Thornton Wilder's Pulitzer Prize-winning play about a small New England town fraught with human drama, family conflict, marriage, life, and death
Related
Member of
G-fFCREY4pA
Awards note
Six Academy Award nominations, including Best Picture, release year 1940.
Cataloging source
TEFMT
Characteristic
videorecording
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/collectionName
Lux radio theatre (Radio program)
Credits note
Cinematography, Bert Glennon ; editor, Sherman Todd ; original music, Aaron Copland ; production designer, William Cameron Menzies
Dewey number
791.43/72
LC call number
PS3545.I345
LC item number
.O77 2003
PerformerNote
William Holden, Martha Scott, Fay Bainter, Beulah Bondi, Thomas Mitchell, Guy Kibbee, Stuart Erwin, Frank Craven
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1897-1975
  • 1875-1945
  • 1882-1956
  • 1890-1980
  • 1883-1949
  • 1918-1981
  • 1914-2003
  • 1892-1968
  • 1892-1981
  • 1892-1962
  • 1882-1956
  • 1903-1967
  • 1875-1945
  • 1900-1990
  • 1896-1957
  • 1897-1975
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Wilder, Thornton
  • Craven, Frank
  • Chandlee, Harry
  • Lesser, Sol
  • Wood, Sam
  • Holden, William
  • Scott, Martha
  • Bainter, Fay
  • Bondi, Beulah
  • Mitchell, Thomas
  • Kibbee, Guy
  • Erwin, Stuart
  • Craven, Frank
  • Glennon, Bert
  • Todd, Sherman
  • Copland, Aaron
  • Menzies, William Cameron
  • Wilder, Thornton
  • Principal Artists Productions
  • Image Entertainment (Firm)
  • FOCUSfilm Entertainment (Firm)
Runtime
90
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • City and town life
  • Young women
  • New Hampshire
Target audience
general
Technique
live action
Label
Our town, Sol Lesser presents ; Principal Artists Productions ; screenplay by Thornton Wilder, Frank Craven, Harry Chandlee ; produced by Sol Lesser ; directed by Sam Wood
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1940
  • Based on the Pulitzer Prize winning play by Thornton Wilder
  • Special features: The short film "The wizard's apprentice," believed to be the inspiration for the Disney classic "Fantasia"; the 1943 short subject film "The town," a study of a typical Midwestern town and its residents by famed director Josef von Sternberg; audio track featuring the entire recreation production of "Our town" for the Lux Radio Theater
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
ocm53809722
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (90 min.)
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
683070869724
Other physical details
sound, black and white
Publisher number
  • FF 86972
  • FF8697
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)53809722
System details
DVD, Region 1, digitally remastered from original negative elements; 1.33:1 aspect ration; mono
Video recording format
DVD
Label
Our town, Sol Lesser presents ; Principal Artists Productions ; screenplay by Thornton Wilder, Frank Craven, Harry Chandlee ; produced by Sol Lesser ; directed by Sam Wood
Publication
Note
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1940
  • Based on the Pulitzer Prize winning play by Thornton Wilder
  • Special features: The short film "The wizard's apprentice," believed to be the inspiration for the Disney classic "Fantasia"; the 1943 short subject film "The town," a study of a typical Midwestern town and its residents by famed director Josef von Sternberg; audio track featuring the entire recreation production of "Our town" for the Lux Radio Theater
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
ocm53809722
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (90 min.)
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
683070869724
Other physical details
sound, black and white
Publisher number
  • FF 86972
  • FF8697
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)53809722
System details
DVD, Region 1, digitally remastered from original negative elements; 1.33:1 aspect ration; mono
Video recording format
DVD

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