Roots
(DVD)

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Published
Burbank, CA : Warner Home Video, [2001], c1977.
Edition
30th anniversary edition
Physical Desc
4 discs (573 mins) sd., col
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Frank Carlson Library - DVDAV DVD 180On Shelf
Kirwin City Library - Movies/TV SeriesDVD #342On Shelf

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Format
DVD
Language
English
ISBN
1419850210

Notes

General Note
All-new 2007 documentary, Crossing over: How Roots captivated an entire nation, 2002 documentary: Remembering Roots, Roots: One year later with Lou Gossett Jr. and Cast/Crew commentaries with video options.
General Note
Special features for your DVD Player: Feature-length commentary with video inserts hehind-the-scenes documentary. Interactive Menus, Scene Assess.
Creation/Production Credits
Producer, Stan Margulies ; directors, Marvin Chomsky, John Erman, David Greene, Gilbert Moses ; research, George Sims ; writers, William Blinn, M. Charles Cohen, Ernest Kinoy, James Lee ; director of photography, Stevan Larner ; film editor, Neil Travis ; music, Gerald Fried, Quincy Jones.
Participants/Performers
LeVar Burton, John Amos, Ben Vereen, Cicely Tyson, Thalmus Rasulala, Edward Asner, Ralph Waite, Lorne Green, Vic Morrow, Chuck Connors, John Schuck, Leslie Uggams, Robert Reed, Lou Gosset.
Description
Alex Haley's Roots, in which he traces his family's history from the mid-18th century when one of his ancestors was captured and sold into slavery. Follows the struggle for freedom that began with the boy's abduction to America and continued throughout the generations that followed.

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APA Citation (style guide)

Haley, A. (20011977). Roots (30th anniversary edition). Warner Home Video.

Chicago / Turabian - Author Date Citation (style guide)

Haley, Alex. 20011977. Roots. Burbank, CA: Warner Home Video.

Chicago / Turabian - Humanities Citation (style guide)

Haley, Alex. Roots Burbank, CA: Warner Home Video, 20011977.

MLA Citation (style guide)

Haley, Alex. Roots 30th anniversary edition, Warner Home Video, 20011977.

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