The Resource Do the right thing, a Forty Acres and a Mule Filmworks ; produced, directed, and written by Spike Lee, (videorecording)

Do the right thing, a Forty Acres and a Mule Filmworks ; produced, directed, and written by Spike Lee, (videorecording)

Label
Do the right thing
Title
Do the right thing
Statement of responsibility
a Forty Acres and a Mule Filmworks ; produced, directed, and written by Spike Lee
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
This powerful visual feast combines humor and drama with memorable characters while tracing the course of a single day on a block in the Bedford-Stuyvesant area of Brooklyn. It's the hottest day of the year, a scorching 24-hour period that will change the lives of its residents forever
Member of
Cataloging source
INB
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Production design, Wynn Thomas ; original music score, Bill Lee ; editor, Barry Alexander Brown ; photography by Ernest Dickerson ; co-producer, Monty Ross
PerformerNote
Danny Aiello (Sal), Ossie Davis (Da Mayor), Ruby Dee (Mother Sister), Richard Edson (Vito), Giancarlo Esposito (Buggin Out), Spike Lee (Mookie), Bill Nunn (Radio Raheem), John Turturro (Pino)
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1933-2019
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Lee, Spike
  • Davis, Ossie
  • Dee, Ruby
  • Aiello, Danny
  • Universal Pictures Corporation
  • MCA Home Video (Firm)
  • Maine Project on Southern Africa
Runtime
120
Series statement
Ivan Mfowethu Suzman collection
Technique
not applicable
Label
Do the right thing, a Forty Acres and a Mule Filmworks ; produced, directed, and written by Spike Lee, (videorecording)
Instantiates
Publication
Carrier category
videocassette
Carrier category code
  • vf
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
  • tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
20901999
Dimensions
1/2 in
Dimensions
1/2 in.
Extent
1 videocassette (VHS) (120 min.)
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videotape
Note
  • Bowdoin Special Coll. copy: From the Maine Project on Southern Africa Educational Video Library, Ivan Mfowethu Suzman Collection
  • Bowdoin stacks copy: NO Public Performance Rights purchased; home or classroom use ONLY
Other physical details
sd., col.
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videocassette
Video recording format
VHS (1/2 in., videocassette)
Label
Do the right thing, a Forty Acres and a Mule Filmworks ; produced, directed, and written by Spike Lee, (videorecording)
Publication
Carrier category
videocassette
Carrier category code
  • vf
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
  • tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
20901999
Dimensions
1/2 in
Dimensions
1/2 in.
Extent
1 videocassette (VHS) (120 min.)
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videotape
Note
  • Bowdoin Special Coll. copy: From the Maine Project on Southern Africa Educational Video Library, Ivan Mfowethu Suzman Collection
  • Bowdoin stacks copy: NO Public Performance Rights purchased; home or classroom use ONLY
Other physical details
sd., col.
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videocassette
Video recording format
VHS (1/2 in., videocassette)

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