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The Resource Nanook of the North, produced by Robert J. Flaherty, (videorecording)

Nanook of the North, produced by Robert J. Flaherty, (videorecording)

Label
Nanook of the North
Title
Nanook of the North
Statement of responsibility
produced by Robert J. Flaherty
Title variation
Robert Flaherty's Nanook of the North
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Presents a documentary on the life of an Eskimo family pitting their strength against a vast and inhospitable Arctic. Juxtaposes their struggle for survival against the elements with the warmth of the little family as they go about their daily affairs
Member of
Cataloging source
CIA
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Film restoration and transfer supervision, David Shepard/Film Preservation Associates ; video editor Bret Hampton ; telecine colorist, Russell Bishop
Language note
Silent film with English intertitles
Runtime
79
Series statement
Criterion collection
Technique
live action
Label
Nanook of the North, produced by Robert J. Flaherty, (videorecording)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Originally produced in 1922 as a silent motion picture
  • Based on the book: My Eskimo friends / by Robert Flaherty
  • Digital transfer, remastered at the visually correct speed ; orchestral score by silent film music specialist Timothy Brock ; excerpts from the 1958 documentary: Flaherty and film : Mrs. Frances Flaherty remembers Nanook of the North (8 min.) ; stills gallery of Flaherty's life in the Arctic
Color
black and white
Configuration of playback channels
stereophonic
Control code
ocm41032801
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (79 min.)
Isbn
9781559408967
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other physical details
b&w
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
41032801
System details
DVD
Video recording format
laserdisc
Label
Nanook of the North, produced by Robert J. Flaherty, (videorecording)
Publication
Note
  • Originally produced in 1922 as a silent motion picture
  • Based on the book: My Eskimo friends / by Robert Flaherty
  • Digital transfer, remastered at the visually correct speed ; orchestral score by silent film music specialist Timothy Brock ; excerpts from the 1958 documentary: Flaherty and film : Mrs. Frances Flaherty remembers Nanook of the North (8 min.) ; stills gallery of Flaherty's life in the Arctic
Color
black and white
Configuration of playback channels
stereophonic
Control code
ocm41032801
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (79 min.)
Isbn
9781559408967
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other physical details
b&w
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
41032801
System details
DVD
Video recording format
laserdisc

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