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The Resource A great day in Harlem, Castle Hill Productions ; a Jean Bach production ; co-produced by Matthew Seig ; written by Jean Bach, Susan Peehl, Matthew Seig

A great day in Harlem, Castle Hill Productions ; a Jean Bach production ; co-produced by Matthew Seig ; written by Jean Bach, Susan Peehl, Matthew Seig

Label
A great day in Harlem
Title
A great day in Harlem
Statement of responsibility
Castle Hill Productions ; a Jean Bach production ; co-produced by Matthew Seig ; written by Jean Bach, Susan Peehl, Matthew Seig
Contributor
Screenwriter
Director
Distributor
Interviewee
Narrator
Producer
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
  • A great day in Harlem tells the story of Art Kane's famous 1958 group photograph of the jazz greats of the period. Includes home movie footage of that day of the musicians arriving and greeting each other the morning of the shoot. Also includes conversations with musicians and archival performance footage
  • The spitball story is a short film about Dizzy Gillespie's antics as a performer in Cab Calloway's band. Includes interviews with Milt Hinton, Dizzy Gillespie, and Jonah Jones, as well as archival performance footage
Related
Awards note
Academy Award nominee for best feature length documentary, 1995.
Cataloging source
IFK
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Director of photography, Steve Petropoulos ; editor, Susan Peehl ; music consultant, Johnny Mandel
PerformerNote
Narrator, Quincy Jones
Runtime
81
Technique
live action
Label
A great day in Harlem, Castle Hill Productions ; a Jean Bach production ; co-produced by Matthew Seig ; written by Jean Bach, Susan Peehl, Matthew Seig
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • DVD release of the 1994 motion picture
  • "Presented in a 1.33:1 aspect ratio"--Container
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
mixed
Configuration of playback channels
stereophonic
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
A great day in Harlem (60 min.) -- The spitball story / Castle Hill Productions ; a film by Jean Bach ; co-produced by Matthew Seig ; written by Jean Bach, Susan Peehl, Matthew Seig (21 min.)
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (81 min.)
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Medium for sound
videodisc
Note
Formerly MLL DVD 558.
Other control number
014381556728
Other physical details
sd., col. with b&w sequences
Publisher number
ID5567BVDVD
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)ocn373686202
System details
DVD, Dolby digital stereo
Video recording format
DVD
Label
A great day in Harlem, Castle Hill Productions ; a Jean Bach production ; co-produced by Matthew Seig ; written by Jean Bach, Susan Peehl, Matthew Seig
Publication
Note
  • DVD release of the 1994 motion picture
  • "Presented in a 1.33:1 aspect ratio"--Container
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
mixed
Configuration of playback channels
stereophonic
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
A great day in Harlem (60 min.) -- The spitball story / Castle Hill Productions ; a film by Jean Bach ; co-produced by Matthew Seig ; written by Jean Bach, Susan Peehl, Matthew Seig (21 min.)
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (81 min.)
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Medium for sound
videodisc
Note
Formerly MLL DVD 558.
Other control number
014381556728
Other physical details
sd., col. with b&w sequences
Publisher number
ID5567BVDVD
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)ocn373686202
System details
DVD, Dolby digital stereo
Video recording format
DVD

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