Our town

Format: DVD 2003
Availability: Available at 1 Library 1 of 1 copy
Available (1)
Location Collection Call #
Carnegie Free Library of Swissvale Audiovisual SVD-3306
Location  Carnegie Free Library of Swissvale
Collection  Audiovisual
Call Number  SVD-3306
Deals with life in a small New Hampshire community during the early years of the 20th century.
Additional Information
Subjects City and town life -- New Hampshire -- Drama.
Young women -- New Hampshire -- Drama.
New Hampshire -- Drama.
Feature films.
Fiction films.
Film adaptations.
Domestic drama.
Publisher Scarborough, ME :FOCUSfilm Entertainment,2003
Edition Full screen.
Other Titles Our town.
Contributors Chandlee, Harry, 1882-1956, screenwriter.
Craven, Frank, 1875-1945, screenwriter.
Wilder, Thornton, 1897-1975, screenwriter.
Lesser, Sol, 1890-1980, film producer.
Wood, Sam, 1883-1949, film director.
Holden, William, 1918-1981, actor.
Scott, Martha, 1914-2003, actor.
Bainter, Fay, 1892-1968, actor.
Bondi, Beulah, 1892-1981, actor.
Mitchell, Thomas, 1892-1962, actor.
Kibbee, Guy, 1882-1956, actor.
Craven, Frank, 1875-1945, actor.
Copland, Aaron, 1900-1990, composer.
Wilder, Thornton, 1897-1975. Our town.
National Film Museum (U.S.), production company.
Exigent Inc., production company.
FOCUSfilm Entertainment (Firm), publisher.
Participants/Performers William Holden, Martha Scott, Fay Bainter, Beulah Bondi, Thomas Mitchell, Guy Kibbee, Frank Craven.
Other Contributors Cinematographer, Bert Glennon ; editor, Sherman Todd ; original music, Aaron Copland.
Audience Not rated.
Language English
Notes Title from container.
Originally released as a motion picture in 1940.
Based on the play by Thornton Wilder.
Special features: The short film "The wizard's apprentice," believed to be the inspiration for the Disney classic "Fantasia"; the 1943 short subject film "The town," a study of a typical Midwestern town and its residents by famed director Josef von Sternberg; audio track featuring the entire recreated production of "Our town" for the Lux Radio Theater.
System Details DVD; full screen (1.33:1) presentation; mono.
Description 1 videodisc (approximately 90 min.) : sound, black and white ; 4 3/4 in.
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