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The Resource The thin blue line, an American Playhouse presentation ; an Errol Morris film ; produced by Mark Lipson ; directed by Errol Morris ; produced in association with American Playhouse ; Channel 4, (videorecording)

The thin blue line, an American Playhouse presentation ; an Errol Morris film ; produced by Mark Lipson ; directed by Errol Morris ; produced in association with American Playhouse ; Channel 4, (videorecording)

Label
The thin blue line
Title
The thin blue line
Statement of responsibility
an American Playhouse presentation ; an Errol Morris film ; produced by Mark Lipson ; directed by Errol Morris ; produced in association with American Playhouse ; Channel 4
Creator
Contributor
Cinematographer
Composer
Director
Film editor
Interviewee
Producer
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • eng
  • fre
  • spa
  • eng
Summary
In 1976, Randall Adams was wrongly sentenced to death for the murder of a Dallas policeman. Errol Morris' documentary exposed the truth of the case and is credited with overturning Adams' conviction
Related
Member of
Ls3eiUG1ZRo
Cataloging source
TEFMT
Characteristic
videorecording
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/collectionName
  • Thin blue line (Motion picture)
  • First person (Television program)
Credits note
Directors of photography, Stefan Czapsky, Robert Chappell ; editor, Paul Barnes ; original music composed by Philip Glass
Dewey number
345.73/0252
Intended audience
MPAA rating: Not rated
Language note
In English with optional English, French or Spanish subtitles. Closed-captioned
LC call number
PN1995.9.D4
LC item number
T55 2005
PerformerNote
  • Interviewees: Randall Adams, David Harris
  • Reenactments: Adam Goldfine, Derek Horton, Ron Thornhill
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1960-2004
  • 1952-
  • 1951-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Morris, Errol
  • Lipson, Mark
  • Glass, Philip
  • Adams, Randall Dale
  • Harris, David
  • Czapsky, Stefan
  • Chappell, Robert
  • Barnes, Paul
  • American Playhouse Theatrical Films
  • Channel Four (Great Britain)
  • Third Floor Productions
  • IFC Films
  • Independent Film Channel
  • Fourth Floor Productions
  • MGM Home Entertainment Inc
Runtime
102
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Adams, Randall Dale
  • Harris, David
  • Police murders
  • Trials (Murder)
  • Judicial error
  • Video recordings
Target audience
general
Technique
live action
Label
The thin blue line, an American Playhouse presentation ; an Errol Morris film ; produced by Mark Lipson ; directed by Errol Morris ; produced in association with American Playhouse ; Channel 4, (videorecording)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • "IFC Films"--Spine of container
  • "c1988 Independent Film Channel and Fourth Floor Productions, Inc."--Disc label
  • Originally released in 1988; copyright held by Third Floor Productions
  • Includes the episode Mr. Personality from the television series First person
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
  • vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
stereophonic
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
  • tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
60849409
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (102 min.)
Isbn
9780792864707
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Note
MU: Performance rights: Home view.
Other control number
027616902320
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
1006004
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)60849409
System details
DVD, NTSC; region 1, widescreen presentation; stereo surround
Video recording format
DVD
Label
The thin blue line, an American Playhouse presentation ; an Errol Morris film ; produced by Mark Lipson ; directed by Errol Morris ; produced in association with American Playhouse ; Channel 4, (videorecording)
Publication
Note
  • "IFC Films"--Spine of container
  • "c1988 Independent Film Channel and Fourth Floor Productions, Inc."--Disc label
  • Originally released in 1988; copyright held by Third Floor Productions
  • Includes the episode Mr. Personality from the television series First person
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
  • vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
stereophonic
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
  • tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
60849409
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (102 min.)
Isbn
9780792864707
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Note
MU: Performance rights: Home view.
Other control number
027616902320
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
1006004
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)60849409
System details
DVD, NTSC; region 1, widescreen presentation; stereo surround
Video recording format
DVD

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