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The Resource The true meaning of pictures : Shelby Lee Adams' Appalachia, Mercury Films, (videorecording)

The true meaning of pictures : Shelby Lee Adams' Appalachia, Mercury Films, (videorecording)

Label
The true meaning of pictures : Shelby Lee Adams' Appalachia
Title
The true meaning of pictures
Title remainder
Shelby Lee Adams' Appalachia
Statement of responsibility
Mercury Films
Title variation
Shelby Lee Adams' Appalachia
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Explores the controversy surrounding the work of American photographer, Shelby Lee Adams, who has been criticized for his depiction of the Kentucky Appalachian inhabitants as hillbillies, accused of perpetuating stereotypes and exploiting his subjects. Jennifer Baichwal tells the true stories behind the faces in Adams' photos
Cataloging source
Nz
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Credits: Directed by Jennifer Baichwal ; produced by Nick de Pencier, Jennifer Baichwal
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Baichwal, Jennifer
  • De Pencier, Nick
Runtime
71
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Adams, Shelby Lee
  • Photographers
  • Appalachians (People)
  • Appalachians (People)
Technique
live action
Label
The true meaning of pictures : Shelby Lee Adams' Appalachia, Mercury Films, (videorecording)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Originally released as a motion picture 2002
  • Special features: Production stills, filmmaker biographies,
Color
mixed
Configuration of playback channels
stereophonic
Control code
ocn156866283
Dimensions
4 3/4 in
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (71 min.)
Isbn
9780767058100
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other physical details
sd., col. with b&w sequences
Publisher number
NVG-9567
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)156866283
System details
  • Colour recording system: NTSC
  • DVD
Video recording format
DVD
Label
The true meaning of pictures : Shelby Lee Adams' Appalachia, Mercury Films, (videorecording)
Publication
Note
  • Originally released as a motion picture 2002
  • Special features: Production stills, filmmaker biographies,
Color
mixed
Configuration of playback channels
stereophonic
Control code
ocn156866283
Dimensions
4 3/4 in
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (71 min.)
Isbn
9780767058100
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other physical details
sd., col. with b&w sequences
Publisher number
NVG-9567
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)156866283
System details
  • Colour recording system: NTSC
  • DVD
Video recording format
DVD

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