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Title Mark Twain [videorecording] / a Florentine Films production ; produced in association with WETA ; produced by Dayton Duncan and Ken Burns ; directed by Ken Burns; written by Dayton Duncan and Geoffrey C. Ward.

Publication Info. [Place of publication not identified] : PBS ; Hollywood, CA : Distributed by Paramount Home Entertainment, [2004]


Volume Number of Copies Request
DISC 1-2 4 Request this Volume
Edition Full screen.
Description 1 videodisc (approximately 225 min.) : sound, black and white with color sequences ; 4 3/4 in.
Playing Time 034500
Description two-dimensional moving image tdi rdacontent
video v rdamedia
videodisc vd rdacarrier
System Details Double-sided DVD; aspect ratio 1.85:1; Dolby surround stereo. (English); region 1, NTSC.
Performer Narrator, Keith David ; voice of Mark Twain, Kevin Conway ; other voices, Philip Bosco, Blythe Danner, Ann Duquesnay.
Credits Cinematography, Buddy Squires, Allen Moore, and Ken Burns ; edited by Erik W. Ewers and Craig Mellish.
Audience Not rated by MPAA.
Summary Recounts Mark Twain's life told primarily through his own words. Includes interviews with Hal Holbrook, Arthur Miller, William Styron and many others.
Note Special features: The making of Mark Twain, with Ken Burns and Dayton Duncan; interview outtakes with Hal Holbrook, Arthur Miller, Russell Banks and others; memorable Mark Twain quotes and photographs; Ken Burns: making history, see what inspires Ken Burns to think beyond what history books dictate to create gripping and compelling films; A conversation with Ken Burns, an unprecidented look at the filmaker at work: gathering history, making history.
Language Soundtrack in English.
Subject Twain, Mark, 1835-1910.
Authors, American -- 19th century -- Biography.
Genre/Form Biographical television programs.
Video recordings for the hearing impaired.
Added Author Duncan, Dayton.
Burns, Ken, 1953-
Ward, Geoffrey C.
David, Keith.
Conway, Kevin.
Bosco, Philip.
Danner, Blythe.
Duquesnay, Ann.
Squires, Buddy.
Moore, Allen.
Holbrook, Hal.
Miller, Arthur, 1874-1935.
Styron, William, 1925-2006.
Banks, Russell.
Florentine Films.
WETA-TV (Television station : Washington, D.C.)
PBS DVD (Firm)
PBS Home Video.
Paramount Home Entertainment (Firm)
ISBN 1415702535 pkg.
Standard No. 841887051354
Music No. 705135 PBS Home Video
MKTW600 PBS Home Video

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