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The Resource Their eyes were watching God, Oprah Winfrey presents ; Harpo FIlms ; Touchstone Television ; producer, Matthew Carlisle ; written for television by Suzan-Lori Parks, and Misan Sagay and Bobby Smith, Jr. ; directed by Darnell Martin ; ABC

Their eyes were watching God, Oprah Winfrey presents ; Harpo FIlms ; Touchstone Television ; producer, Matthew Carlisle ; written for television by Suzan-Lori Parks, and Misan Sagay and Bobby Smith, Jr. ; directed by Darnell Martin ; ABC

Label
Their eyes were watching God
Title
Their eyes were watching God
Statement of responsibility
Oprah Winfrey presents ; Harpo FIlms ; Touchstone Television ; producer, Matthew Carlisle ; written for television by Suzan-Lori Parks, and Misan Sagay and Bobby Smith, Jr. ; directed by Darnell Martin ; ABC
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
A drama set in the 1920s, where free-spirited Janie Crawford's search for happiness leads her through several different marriages, challenging the mores of her small town
Cataloging source
TEFMT
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Director of photography, Checco Varese ; composer, Terence Blanchard ; editor, Peter C. Frank
Intended audience
MPAA rating: TV14
Language note
Closed-captioned
PerformerNote
  • Halle Berry, Ruben Santiago-Hudson, Michael Ealy, Terrence Howard, Nicki Micheaux, Lorraine Toussaint, Ruby Dee, Gabriel Casseus, Artel Kayàru, Kevin Daniels, Henry Brown
  • Introduction, Oprah Winfrey
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  • 1968-
  • 1956-
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  • Carlisle, Matthew
  • Parks, Suzan-Lori
  • Sagay, Misan
  • Smith, Bobby
  • Martin, Darnell
  • Berry, Halle
  • Ealy, Michael
  • Santiago-Hudson, Ruben
  • Howard, Terrence
  • Hurston, Zora Neale
  • Winfrey, Oprah
  • Harpo Films
  • Touchstone Television
  • American Broadcasting Companies
  • Buena Vista Home Entertainment (Firm)
Runtime
113
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  • Hurston, Zora Neale
  • African American women
  • African Americans
  • Interpersonal relations
  • Values
Target audience
adult
Technique
live action
Label
Their eyes were watching God, Oprah Winfrey presents ; Harpo FIlms ; Touchstone Television ; producer, Matthew Carlisle ; written for television by Suzan-Lori Parks, and Misan Sagay and Bobby Smith, Jr. ; directed by Darnell Martin ; ABC
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • Based on the novel by Zora Neale Hurston
  • Originally broadcast in 2004
  • SDH ; Dolby Digital 5.1 Surround sound
  • Videorecording
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
  • vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
  • tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (approximately 113 min.)
Governing access note
For private home use only
Isbn
9780788861628
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
786936299366
Other physical details
sound, color
Physical substance
  • metal
  • plastic
Publisher number
41636
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (OCoLC)61243595
  • ocm61243595
  • OCoLC
System details
DVD ; region 1 ; NTSC ; full screen (1.33:1) ; digitally mastered
Video recording format
DVD
Label
Their eyes were watching God, Oprah Winfrey presents ; Harpo FIlms ; Touchstone Television ; producer, Matthew Carlisle ; written for television by Suzan-Lori Parks, and Misan Sagay and Bobby Smith, Jr. ; directed by Darnell Martin ; ABC
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • Based on the novel by Zora Neale Hurston
  • Originally broadcast in 2004
  • SDH ; Dolby Digital 5.1 Surround sound
  • Videorecording
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
  • vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
  • tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (approximately 113 min.)
Governing access note
For private home use only
Isbn
9780788861628
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
786936299366
Other physical details
sound, color
Physical substance
  • metal
  • plastic
Publisher number
41636
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (OCoLC)61243595
  • ocm61243595
  • OCoLC
System details
DVD ; region 1 ; NTSC ; full screen (1.33:1) ; digitally mastered
Video recording format
DVD

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