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The Resource Hallelujah, a Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer picture ; scenario by Wanda Tuchock ; story and direction by King Vidor

Hallelujah, a Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer picture ; scenario by Wanda Tuchock ; story and direction by King Vidor

Label
Hallelujah
Title
Hallelujah
Statement of responsibility
a Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer picture ; scenario by Wanda Tuchock ; story and direction by King Vidor
Contributor
Actor
Film director
Film distributor
Presenter
Screenwriter
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • eng
  • fre
  • spa
  • eng
  • eng
Summary
Infused with spirituals, folk songs, blues, and jazz, Hallelujah follows the fortunes of Zeke, a poor cotton farmer. Love, loss, passion, redemption, and brilliant moviemaking, this cinematic milestone is the first all-black feature from a major studio
Cataloging source
TEFMT
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Music, Irving Berlin ; director of photography, Gordon Avil ; editor, Hugh Wynn
Dewey number
791.43/72
Intended audience
Rating: Not rated
Language note
English dialogue; Spanish, English or French subtitles; closed-captioned
LC call number
PN1997
LC item number
.H35 2013
PerformerNote
Daniel Haynes, Nina Mae McKinney
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1894-1982
  • -1954
  • 1912-1967
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Tuchock, Wanda
  • Vidor, King
  • Haynes, Daniel L.
  • McKinney, Nina Mae
  • Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer
  • Warner Home Video (Firm)
Runtime
100
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • African Americans
  • African Americans
  • African Americans
Technique
live action
Label
Hallelujah, a Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer picture ; scenario by Wanda Tuchock ; story and direction by King Vidor
Instantiates
Publication
Distribution
Note
  • Title from container
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1929
  • Special features: Commentary by Black Cultural Scholars Donald Bogle and Avery Clayton; 2 vintage musical shorts featuring Nocholas Brothers and "Hallelujah" costar Nina Mae McKinney "Pie, pie blackbird" (also with Eubie Blake) and "The black network"
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
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (100 min.)
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
883316860175
Other physical details
sound, black and white
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • 2124977
  • (OCoLC)863649656
  • (OCoLC)ocn863649656
  • 2124977
System details
DVD, fullscreen (1.37:1) presentation; Dolby Digital mono
Video recording format
DVD
Label
Hallelujah, a Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer picture ; scenario by Wanda Tuchock ; story and direction by King Vidor
Publication
Distribution
Note
  • Title from container
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1929
  • Special features: Commentary by Black Cultural Scholars Donald Bogle and Avery Clayton; 2 vintage musical shorts featuring Nocholas Brothers and "Hallelujah" costar Nina Mae McKinney "Pie, pie blackbird" (also with Eubie Blake) and "The black network"
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
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (100 min.)
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
883316860175
Other physical details
sound, black and white
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • 2124977
  • (OCoLC)863649656
  • (OCoLC)ocn863649656
  • 2124977
System details
DVD, fullscreen (1.37:1) presentation; Dolby Digital mono
Video recording format
DVD
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