The Resource Roots, History ; A+E Studios ; produced by Alissa M. Kantrow

Roots, History ; A+E Studios ; produced by Alissa M. Kantrow

Label
Roots
Title
Roots
Statement of responsibility
History ; A+E Studios ; produced by Alissa M. Kantrow
Contributor
Actor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • eng
  • spa
  • eng
  • eng
Summary
The story of one family's struggle to resist American slavery, told through four generations, from the capture of Kunta Kinte in Africa to his transport to Colonial America in brutal conditions through successive generations fighting to win their freedom in the Civil War
Cataloging source
TEFMT
Characteristic
videorecording
Intended audience
TV rating: TV-14
Language note
Audio in English ; subtitles in English or Spanish
PerformerNote
Laurence Fishburne, Malachi Kirby, Jonathan Rhys Meyers, Anika Noni Rose, Forest Whitaker, Matthew Goode, Derek Luke, James Purefoy
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1961-
  • 1977-
  • 1972-
  • 1978-
  • 1974-
  • 1964-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Fishburne, Laurence
  • Kirby, Malachi
  • Rhys-Meyers, Jonathan
  • Rose, Anika Noni
  • Whitaker, Forest
  • Goode, Matthew
  • Luke, Derek
  • Purefoy, James
  • Haley, Alex
  • History (Television network)
  • A+E Studios
  • Lions Gate Entertainment (Firm)
Runtime
389
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Kinte family
  • Haley family
  • Slavery
  • African Americans
  • Abolitionists
Technique
live action
Label
Roots, History ; A+E Studios ; produced by Alissa M. Kantrow
Instantiates
Distribution
Note
  • Based on the book by Alex Haley
  • Originally broadcast on television in 2016
  • Includes featurette: Roots: a history revealed documentary
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
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
2016 version
Extent
3 videodiscs (6 hrs., 29 min.)
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
031398247586
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
49983
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)953420848
System details
DVD, region 1, widescreen, Dolby digital 5.1
Video recording format
DVD
Label
Roots, History ; A+E Studios ; produced by Alissa M. Kantrow
Distribution
Note
  • Based on the book by Alex Haley
  • Originally broadcast on television in 2016
  • Includes featurette: Roots: a history revealed documentary
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
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
2016 version
Extent
3 videodiscs (6 hrs., 29 min.)
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
031398247586
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
49983
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)953420848
System details
DVD, region 1, widescreen, Dolby digital 5.1
Video recording format
DVD

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