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The Resource The jazz singer., Warner Bros. Pictures and the Vitaphone Corporation present

The jazz singer., Warner Bros. Pictures and the Vitaphone Corporation present

Label
The jazz singer.
Title
The jazz singer.
Statement of responsibility
Warner Bros. Pictures and the Vitaphone Corporation present
Creator
Contributor
Composer
Narrator
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • eng
  • fre
  • spa
  • eng
  • eng
Summary
A Jewish cantor's son breaks with his family to become a popular music singer
Related
Member of
Cataloging source
TEFMT
Characteristic
videorecording
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/collectionName
  • Jazz singer (Motion picture : 1927)
  • Gold diggers of Broadway (Motion picture)
Credits note
Directed by Alan Crosland ; adaptation, Alfred A. Cohn ; photography, Hal Mohr ; edited by Harold McCord ; musical score and Vitaphone orchestra directed by Louis Silvers
Dewey number
791.4372
Intended audience
Not rated
Language note
In English with optional English, French, and Spanish subtitles; closed-captioned
PerformerNote
Al Jolson, with Mary McAvoy and Warner Oland
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1886-1950
  • 1901-1984
  • 1880-1938
  • 1894-1936
  • 1889-1954
  • 1880-1951
  • 1896-1983
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Jolson, Al
  • McAvoy, May
  • Oland, Warner
  • Crosland, Alan
  • Silvers, Louis
  • Cohn, Alfred A.
  • Raphaelson, Samson
  • Hutchinson, Ron
  • Giordano, Vince
  • Warner Bros. Pictures (1923-1967)
  • Vitaphone Corp
  • Warner Home Video (Firm)
Runtime
89
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Videodiscs
  • Jazz musicians
  • Jewish singers
  • Cantors (Judaism)
  • Jews, East European
  • Acculturation
Technique
live action
Label
The jazz singer., Warner Bros. Pictures and the Vitaphone Corporation present
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Originally produced as a motion picture in 1927
  • A photo-dramatic production of Samson Raphaelson's play
  • Accompanied by: 10 behind-the-scenes photo cards and reproductions of a Vitaphone program, a souvenir program, a theater herald, and a post-production telegram from Al Jolson to Jack Warner
Accompanying material
1 book ([16] pages : illustrations ; 18 cm.)
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
Contents
Disc 1. The movie : New digital transfer and refurbished soundtrack, commentary by Ron Hutchinson and Vince Giordano ; vintage Al Jolson short films, radio show adapation and movie trailer gallery ; classic homage cartoon, I love to singa -- Disc 2. The early sound era : feature-length documentary, The dawn of sound : how the movies learned to talk ; sound excerpts from 1929's Gold diggers of Broadway ; studio short films -- Disc 3. Astonishing rarities: historic Vitaphone comedy and music short films
Control code
1092444
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. +
Dimensions
other
Edition
80th anniversary deluxe edition, 3-disc deluxe edition
Extent
3 videodiscs
Isbn
9781419856228
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
012569798892
Other physical details
sound, black and white
Publisher number
79889
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 1092444
  • (OCoLC)156980173
System details
DVD; dual-layer format ; Dolby digital, mono
Video recording format
DVD
Label
The jazz singer., Warner Bros. Pictures and the Vitaphone Corporation present
Publication
Note
  • Originally produced as a motion picture in 1927
  • A photo-dramatic production of Samson Raphaelson's play
  • Accompanied by: 10 behind-the-scenes photo cards and reproductions of a Vitaphone program, a souvenir program, a theater herald, and a post-production telegram from Al Jolson to Jack Warner
Accompanying material
1 book ([16] pages : illustrations ; 18 cm.)
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
Contents
Disc 1. The movie : New digital transfer and refurbished soundtrack, commentary by Ron Hutchinson and Vince Giordano ; vintage Al Jolson short films, radio show adapation and movie trailer gallery ; classic homage cartoon, I love to singa -- Disc 2. The early sound era : feature-length documentary, The dawn of sound : how the movies learned to talk ; sound excerpts from 1929's Gold diggers of Broadway ; studio short films -- Disc 3. Astonishing rarities: historic Vitaphone comedy and music short films
Control code
1092444
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. +
Dimensions
other
Edition
80th anniversary deluxe edition, 3-disc deluxe edition
Extent
3 videodiscs
Isbn
9781419856228
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
012569798892
Other physical details
sound, black and white
Publisher number
79889
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 1092444
  • (OCoLC)156980173
System details
DVD; dual-layer format ; Dolby digital, mono
Video recording format
DVD

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