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The Resource Sounder, Jaffe/Braunstein Films Ltd. ; Rock Creek Entertainment ; Touchstone Television ; producers, Clara George, Kevin Hooks ; teleplay writer, Bill Cain ; director, Kevin Hooks, (DVD)

Sounder, Jaffe/Braunstein Films Ltd. ; Rock Creek Entertainment ; Touchstone Television ; producers, Clara George, Kevin Hooks ; teleplay writer, Bill Cain ; director, Kevin Hooks, (DVD)

Label
Sounder
Title
Sounder
Statement of responsibility
Jaffe/Braunstein Films Ltd. ; Rock Creek Entertainment ; Touchstone Television ; producers, Clara George, Kevin Hooks ; teleplay writer, Bill Cain ; director, Kevin Hooks
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
This is the story of an 11-year-old black youngster, "Boy." When his sharecropper father is arrested and sentenced to five years at hard labor after stealing food to feed his family, Boy embarks upon a journey to find out where his father has being imprisoned. Accompanied by his dog Sounder, Boy also makes the arduous crossover from boyhood to manhood, with the help (and sometimes hindrance) of various people along the road
Additional physical form
Also issued on VHS.
Cataloging source
TEF
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Director of photography, Rodney Charters ; editor, Richard Nord ; original music, Lee Holdridge
Dewey number
791.43/72
Intended audience
MPAA rating: TV-PG
Language note
Closed-captioned
PerformerNote
Carl Lumbly, Suzzanne Douglass, Daniel Lee Robertson III, Peter MacNeill, Bill Lake, Paul Winfield, Marcus Johnson, Ashley Archer, Joshua Watkis
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1958-
  • 1957-
  • 1948-
  • 1944-
  • 1914-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • George, Clara
  • Hooks, Kevin
  • Cain, Bill
  • Lumbly, Carl
  • Douglass, Suzzanne
  • Robertson, Daniel Lee
  • MacNeill, Peter
  • Lake, Bill
  • Winfield, Paul
  • Johnson, Marcus
  • Archer, Ashley
  • Watkis, Joshua
  • Chartes, Rodney
  • Nord, Richard
  • Holdridge, Lee
  • Armstrong, William Howard
  • Jaffe/Braunstein Films Ltd
  • Rock Creek Entertainment (Firm)
  • Touchstone Television
  • Buena Vista Home Entertainment (Firm)
Runtime
87
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Adventure and adventurers
  • Coming of age
  • Travel with dogs
  • Feature films
  • Video recordings for the hearing impaired
Target audience
general
Technique
live action
Label
Sounder, Jaffe/Braunstein Films Ltd. ; Rock Creek Entertainment ; Touchstone Television ; producers, Clara George, Kevin Hooks ; teleplay writer, Bill Cain ; director, Kevin Hooks, (DVD)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Information from pre-release promotional materials; release date: June 24, 2003
  • Based on the book by William H. Armstrong
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Control code
ocm52300945
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (ca. 87 min.)
Isbn
9780788846625
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
786936221749
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
31145
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(Sirsi) AFE-8118
System details
DVD, Dolby, Region 1 encoding
Video recording format
DVD
Label
Sounder, Jaffe/Braunstein Films Ltd. ; Rock Creek Entertainment ; Touchstone Television ; producers, Clara George, Kevin Hooks ; teleplay writer, Bill Cain ; director, Kevin Hooks, (DVD)
Publication
Note
  • Information from pre-release promotional materials; release date: June 24, 2003
  • Based on the book by William H. Armstrong
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Control code
ocm52300945
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (ca. 87 min.)
Isbn
9780788846625
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
786936221749
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
31145
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(Sirsi) AFE-8118
System details
DVD, Dolby, Region 1 encoding
Video recording format
DVD

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