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The Resource Olmsted and America's urban parks, The Speedwell Foundation ; a film by Rebecca Messner, George DeGolian, Michael White ; writer, Rebecca Messner ; WNET.org Thirteen ; American Public Television, (videorecording)

Olmsted and America's urban parks, The Speedwell Foundation ; a film by Rebecca Messner, George DeGolian, Michael White ; writer, Rebecca Messner ; WNET.org Thirteen ; American Public Television, (videorecording)

Label
Olmsted and America's urban parks
Title
Olmsted and America's urban parks
Statement of responsibility
The Speedwell Foundation ; a film by Rebecca Messner, George DeGolian, Michael White ; writer, Rebecca Messner ; WNET.org Thirteen ; American Public Television
Title variation
Olmsted legacy
Contributor
Broadcaster
Director
Editor of moving image work
Film distributor
Interviewee
Narrator
Production company
Screenwriter
Voice actor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • eng
  • eng
  • eng
Summary
Examines the visionary urban planner and landscape architect Frederick Law Olmsted's impact on the development of America's first great city parks. Told in large part through Olmsted's own words, this film weaves together his poignant personal story and pioneering vision with contemporary footage of the lasting masterpieces he left behind
Cataloging source
TEFMT
Characteristic
videorecording
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Credits note
Director of photography, Teague Kennedy ; music, Joel Goodman ; editor, Emma Joan Morris
Date time place
Originally broadcast on PBS on April, 18, 2011
Dewey number
711/.558
Intended audience
TV Parental Guidelines Rating: G
Language note
In English with optional English SDH; closed-captioned
LC call number
SB470
LC item number
.O46 2012
PerformerNote
Narrator, Kerry Washington ; voice of Olmsted, Kevin Kline ; with Witold Rybczynski, Arleyn Levee, Charles Beveridge, Sara Cedar Miller, Doug Blonsky, Morrison Heckscher, Tupper Thomas, Alan Banks, Adrian Benepe, Michael Dukakis, Maragret Dyson, Betsy Shure Gross
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1977-
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  • Messner, Rebecca
  • DeGolian, George
  • White, Michael
  • Washington, Kerry
  • Kline, Kevin
  • Rybczynski, Witold
  • Levee, Arleyn A.
  • Beveridge, Charles E.
  • Miller, Sara Cedar
  • Morris, Emma Joan
  • Goodman, Joel
  • Speedwell Foundation
  • WNET.ORG
  • WNET (Television station : New York, N.Y.)
  • Public Broadcasting Service (U.S.)
  • American Public Television
  • PBS Distribution (Firm)
Runtime
57
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  • Olmsted, Frederick Law
  • Landscape architects
  • City planners
  • Urban parks
  • Central Park (New York, N.Y.)
Technique
live action
Label
Olmsted and America's urban parks, The Speedwell Foundation ; a film by Rebecca Messner, George DeGolian, Michael White ; writer, Rebecca Messner ; WNET.org Thirteen ; American Public Television, (videorecording)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Documentary
  • Original broadcast information from PBS website
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
stereophonic
Control code
ocn808745684
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (57 min.)
Isbn
9781608837694
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
841887017725
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
OLMS601
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)808745684
System details
DVD; NTSC; region 1; widescreen; stereo
Terms governing use
"Purchaser shall not publicly perform (except pursuant to the terms of any separately purchased public performace license) and shall not copy, alter, digitize or stream this DVD."--Back cover of container.
Video recording format
DVD
Label
Olmsted and America's urban parks, The Speedwell Foundation ; a film by Rebecca Messner, George DeGolian, Michael White ; writer, Rebecca Messner ; WNET.org Thirteen ; American Public Television, (videorecording)
Publication
Note
  • Documentary
  • Original broadcast information from PBS website
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
stereophonic
Control code
ocn808745684
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (57 min.)
Isbn
9781608837694
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
841887017725
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
OLMS601
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)808745684
System details
DVD; NTSC; region 1; widescreen; stereo
Terms governing use
"Purchaser shall not publicly perform (except pursuant to the terms of any separately purchased public performace license) and shall not copy, alter, digitize or stream this DVD."--Back cover of container.
Video recording format
DVD

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