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The Resource Amazing grace with Bill Moyers, from WNET/New York and WTTW/Chicago ; produced and directed by Elena Mannes ; editor, Donna Marino

Amazing grace with Bill Moyers, from WNET/New York and WTTW/Chicago ; produced and directed by Elena Mannes ; editor, Donna Marino

Label
Amazing grace with Bill Moyers
Title
Amazing grace with Bill Moyers
Statement of responsibility
from WNET/New York and WTTW/Chicago ; produced and directed by Elena Mannes ; editor, Donna Marino
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Documentary explores the moving history of the timeless, inspiritional hymn "Amazing grace", and traces the lyrics back to its author, John Newton, and English slave ship captain turned country preacher. Includes archival film footage, and variations sung by different performers
Cataloging source
YRM
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Photography, Gary Steele, Greg Andracke ; executive producers, Judith Davidson Moyers, Bill Moyers
PerformerNote
  • Host: Bill Moyers
  • Featuring: Boys' Choir of Harlem, Johnny Cash, Judy Collins, Jeremy Irons, Jessye Norman, Jean Ritchie, and Marion Williams
Runtime
90
Series statement
The Moyers collection
Technique
live action
Label
Amazing grace with Bill Moyers, from WNET/New York and WTTW/Chicago ; produced and directed by Elena Mannes ; editor, Donna Marino
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Title on back cover of DVD case: "Amazing Grace" : the story of a song that makes a difference
  • Originally produced as documentary film by PBS in 1990
  • Dates vary: end credits, 1990; container, 1994
  • "Funding for this program is provided by the John D. and Catherine T. MacArthur Foundation."
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (90 min.)
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Medium for sound
videodisc
Note
Formerly MLL DVD 1258.
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
FFH 30863
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)ocn370691177
System details
DVD format
Video recording format
DVD
Label
Amazing grace with Bill Moyers, from WNET/New York and WTTW/Chicago ; produced and directed by Elena Mannes ; editor, Donna Marino
Publication
Note
  • Title on back cover of DVD case: "Amazing Grace" : the story of a song that makes a difference
  • Originally produced as documentary film by PBS in 1990
  • Dates vary: end credits, 1990; container, 1994
  • "Funding for this program is provided by the John D. and Catherine T. MacArthur Foundation."
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (90 min.)
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Medium for sound
videodisc
Note
Formerly MLL DVD 1258.
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
FFH 30863
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)ocn370691177
System details
DVD format
Video recording format
DVD

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