The Resource Boycott, HBO Films ; directed by Clark Johnson ; screenplay by Herman Daniel Farrell III and Timothy J. Sexton ; produced by Preston Holmes ; a Norman Twain production in association with Shelby Stone Productions, (DVD)

Boycott, HBO Films ; directed by Clark Johnson ; screenplay by Herman Daniel Farrell III and Timothy J. Sexton ; produced by Preston Holmes ; a Norman Twain production in association with Shelby Stone Productions, (DVD)

Label
Boycott
Title
Boycott
Statement of responsibility
HBO Films ; directed by Clark Johnson ; screenplay by Herman Daniel Farrell III and Timothy J. Sexton ; produced by Preston Holmes ; a Norman Twain production in association with Shelby Stone Productions
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
In the winter of 1955 in the deep south, Rosa Parks, a single black woman on a public bus, is arrested when she chooses a "whites only" seat. Her action and the reaction of the authorities helps birth the modern civil rights movement in the United States, and makes her an inspiring icon and lodestone to all involved with the struggle for equality, including a young Martin Luther King
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Awards note
AFI Awards, 2002: Actor of the Year - Male - Movie or Mini-Series (Jeffrey Wright).
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Director of photography, David Hennings ; production designer, Charles C. Bennett ; editor, Cindy Mollo ; music by Joseph Vitarelli ; additional music by Stephen James Taylor
Dewey number
  • 791.43/72
  • 791.45/72
Intended audience
MPAA rating: PG
Language note
In English or dubbed Spanish with optional subtitles in English, Spanish, or French; closed-captioned
LC call number
PN1997.2
LC item number
.B696 2001
PerformerNote
Jeffrey Wright, Terrence Howard, C.C.H. Pounder, Carmen Ejogo, Reg E. Cathey, Brent Jennings, Shawn Michael Howard, Iris Little-Thomas, Erik Todd Dellums, Mike Hodge
Runtime
112
Target audience
adult
Technique
live action
Boycott, HBO Films ; directed by Clark Johnson ; screenplay by Herman Daniel Farrell III and Timothy J. Sexton ; produced by Preston Holmes ; a Norman Twain production in association with Shelby Stone Productions, (DVD)
Label
Boycott, HBO Films ; directed by Clark Johnson ; screenplay by Herman Daniel Farrell III and Timothy J. Sexton ; produced by Preston Holmes ; a Norman Twain production in association with Shelby Stone Productions, (DVD)
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • Based on the book : Daybreak of freedom / by Stewart Burns
  • Originally produced as a television motion picture in 2001
  • Special features: Director's commentary (Clark Johnson) ; featurette ; cast & director bios ; Historical background notes: "Milestones in civil rights history" (timeline), Verbatim- "Spreading the word" (quotes from civil rights figures), "Boycott by the numbers" (comparison index), "Time capsule: back with humility" (Time magazine article, 1956), "Q & A with Stewart Burns and Henry Gates Jr.", "Who's who- the leaders" (Leaders of the Montgomery Bus Boycott); References : "Books" (suggested reading), "Video/Multimedia" (suggested viewing) ; web links
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Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
mixed
Configuration of playback channels
mixed
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
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Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
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Extent
1 videodisc (112 min.)
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
  • 026359177927
  • 883316481387
Other physical details
sound, color with black and white sequences
Publisher number
  • 91779
  • 2000042023
  • 3000031909
  • 10730427
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
1350090
System details
DVD, region 1, NTSC, widescreen (16:9) presentation; Dolby digital surround, Dolby digital stereo
Video recording format
DVD

Library Locations

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