The city

Format: DVD 2009
Availability: Available at 1 Library 1 of 1 copy
Available (1)
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CLP - Main Library Second Floor Film & Audio - Nonfiction Video (DVD) HT166.C484 2009x
Location  CLP - Main Library
Collection  Second Floor Film & Audio - Nonfiction Video
Call Number  (DVD) HT166.C484 2009x
Originally shown at the 1939 World's Fair, this documentary film comments on four types of cities: New England town, the unplanned industrial community, a crowded metropolis, and the decentralized community; Which playground for your child features interviews with three people living in Greenbelt, Md. at the time of the film; George Stoney, documentary filmmaker, discusses the 1939 film with Joseph Horowitz.
The city (43:40)
The city, with the original soundtrack (1939) (orchestra; Max Goberman, conductor) (43:40)
Which playground for your child : greenbelt or gutter? (2000) (15:09)
George Stoney in conversation with Joseph Horowitz (2007) (29:15).

Additional Information
Subjects Cities and towns -- United States.
City and town life -- United States.
City planning -- United States.
Urban ecology (Sociology) -- United States.
Motion picture music.
Documentary films.
Publisher [Place of publication not identified] :Naxos,2009
Edition Full screen.
Other Titles Which playground for your child.
George Stoney in conversation with Joseph Horowitz.
Contributors Steiner, Ralph, 1899-1986, director, director of photography.
Van Dyke, Willard, director, director of photography.
Gil-Ordóñez, Angel, conductor.
Carnovsky, Morris, narrator.
Lawrence, Theodore, editor of moving image work.
Mumford, Lewis, 1895-1990, commentator.
Goberman, Max, 1911-1962, conductor.
Stoney, George C., interviewee.
Horowitz, Joseph, 1948- interviewer.
Copland, Aaron, 1900-1990. City.
American Institute of Planners, production company.
Civic Films, production company.
American Documentary Films, production company.
Post-Classical Ensemble, performer.
Participants/Performers Soundtrack recreated by Post-Classical Ensemble; Angel Gil-Ordóñez, conductor.
Other Contributors Narrator, Morris Carnovsky ; film editor, Theodore Lawrence ; commentary, Lewis Mumford ; music, Aaron Copland.
Language English
System Details DVD; aspect ratio 4:3.
Description 1 videodisc (131 min., 44 sec.) : sound, black and white, color ; 4 3/4 in.
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