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Our town / Principal Artists Productions ; produced by Sol Lesser ; written by Harry Chandlee, Frank Craven & Thornton Wilder ; directed by Sam Wood.

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Available copies

  • 1 of 2 copies available at Evergreen Indiana.

Current holds

0 current holds with 2 total copies.

Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Waterloo-Grant Twp PL - Waterloo DVD OUR (Text) 30090000518907 Audio Visual Checked out 11/17/2018
Whiting PL - Whiting DVD FIC OUR (Text) 51735011533063 Adult department--DVDs Available -

Record details

  • Physical Description: 1 videodisc (approximately 90 min.) : sound, black and white ; 4 3/4 in.
  • Publisher: Scarborough, ME : Focusfilm, [1980]

Content descriptions

General Note:
Title from container.
Based on the play: Our town / Thornton Wilder.
Originally issued in 1940 as motion picture.
Special features: The short film "The wizard's apprentice," believed to be the inspiration for the Disney classic "Fantasia"; the 1943 short subject film "The town," a study of a typical Midwestern town and its residents by famed director Josef von Sternberg; audio track featuring the entire recreation production of "Our town" for the Lux Radio Theater.
Creation/Production Credits Note:
Cinematography, Bert Glennon ; production design, William Cameron Menzies ; film editing, Sherman Todd ; original music, Aaron Copland.
Participant or Performer Note:
William Holden, Martha Scott, Fay Bainter, Beulah Bondi, Thomas Mitchell, Guy Kibbee, Frank Craven.
Summary, etc.:
The classic film based on Thornton Wilder's Pulitzer Prize-winning play about a small New England town fraught with human drama, family conflict, marriage, life and death.
Target Audience Note:
MPAA rating: Not rated.
System Details Note:
DVD; region 1; mono; full screen (1.33:1) presentation.
Subject: New Hampshire > Drama.
City and town life > Drama.
Genre: Feature films.

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