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The Resource Sweet sweetback's baadasssss song, a film of Melvin Van Peebles ; a Yeah production

Sweet sweetback's baadasssss song, a film of Melvin Van Peebles ; a Yeah production

Label
Sweet sweetback's baadasssss song
Title
Sweet sweetback's baadasssss song
Statement of responsibility
a film of Melvin Van Peebles ; a Yeah production
Title variation
  • Sweet sweetback's baad asssss song
  • Sweet sweetback's badass song
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
A young hustler's aimless pleasure-seeking turns to radicalism after witnessing the beating of a Black revolutionary by two white cops
Cataloging source
ZCU
Characteristic
videorecording
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Sweet Sweetback's baadass song (Motion picture)
Credits note
Writer, composer, producer, director and editor, Melvin van Peebles ; Director of photography, Bob Maxwell ; cinematographers, Bob Maxwell, Jose Garcia ; sound, Clark Will ; music performed by Earth, Wind and Fire
PerformerNote
  • Melvin van Peebles, Simon Chuckster, Hubert Scales, Niva Rochelle, Rhetta Hughes
  • "Starring the Black Community and Brer Soul"
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1932-2021
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  • Van Peebles, Melvin
  • Chuckster, Simon
  • Scales, Hubert
  • Rochelle, Niva
  • Hughes, Rheta
  • Brer Soul
  • Yeah Productions (Firm)
  • Xenon Pictures
  • Earth, Wind & Fire (Musical group)
Runtime
97
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  • African Americans
  • Police brutality
  • Racism
Target audience
adult
Technique
live action
Label
Sweet sweetback's baadasssss song, a film of Melvin Van Peebles ; a Yeah production
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Videodisc release of the 1971 motion picture
  • Container : Original uncut version
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
  • vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
stereophonic
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
  • tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Special features include : "making of" film by Melvin Van Peebles : "The Real deal: what it was [strikethrough]...is" (2002) ; filmography, scene selections
Control code
51768485
Dimensions
4 3/4 in
Dimensions
other
Edition
Thirtieth anniversary special edition
Extent
1 videodisc (97 min.)
Isbn
9781578297504
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Note
  • Bowdoin stacks copy: NO Public Performance Rights purchased; home or classroom use ONLY
  • Colby: NO Public Performance Rights purchased; home or classroom use ONLY
Other control number
000799106426
Other physical details
sound, color
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System details
DVD format, region 1, full screen presentation; Dolby Digital
Terms governing use
Colby: NO Public Performance Rights purchased; home or classroom use ONLY
Video recording format
DVD
Label
Sweet sweetback's baadasssss song, a film of Melvin Van Peebles ; a Yeah production
Publication
Note
  • Videodisc release of the 1971 motion picture
  • Container : Original uncut version
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
  • vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
stereophonic
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
  • tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Special features include : "making of" film by Melvin Van Peebles : "The Real deal: what it was [strikethrough]...is" (2002) ; filmography, scene selections
Control code
51768485
Dimensions
4 3/4 in
Dimensions
other
Edition
Thirtieth anniversary special edition
Extent
1 videodisc (97 min.)
Isbn
9781578297504
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Note
  • Bowdoin stacks copy: NO Public Performance Rights purchased; home or classroom use ONLY
  • Colby: NO Public Performance Rights purchased; home or classroom use ONLY
Other control number
000799106426
Other physical details
sound, color
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System details
DVD format, region 1, full screen presentation; Dolby Digital
Terms governing use
Colby: NO Public Performance Rights purchased; home or classroom use ONLY
Video recording format
DVD

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