The Resource Tar beach, produced by Jill Gluckson ; directed by Mark Mannucci ; written by Jill Gluckson ; produced by Lancit Media Productions, Ltd. ; a production of GPN & WNED-TV

Tar beach, produced by Jill Gluckson ; directed by Mark Mannucci ; written by Jill Gluckson ; produced by Lancit Media Productions, Ltd. ; a production of GPN & WNED-TV

Label
Tar beach
Title
Tar beach
Statement of responsibility
produced by Jill Gluckson ; directed by Mark Mannucci ; written by Jill Gluckson ; produced by Lancit Media Productions, Ltd. ; a production of GPN & WNED-TV
Contributor
Director
Narrator
Producer
Screenwriter
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Host LeVar Burton introduces the book "Tar beach" by Faith Ringgold about a young girl's dream of flying above her Harlem home, claiming all she sees for herself and her family. Also includes discussions about other activities on the rooftops of New York City, a suspension bridge in the city, and booktalks about "I'm flying" by Alan Wade, "To sleep" by James Sage, and "On Grandma's roof" by Erica Silverman
Member of
Cataloging source
IEU
Characteristic
videorecording
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/collectionName
Reading rainbow (Television program)
Credits note
Director of photography, Randy Drummond ; editor, James C. Wright ; music, Steve Horelick, Oasis Music Inc
Language note
English subtitles ; Closed-captioned for the hearing impaired
PerformerNote
Hosted by LeVar Burton ; read by Ruby Dee
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Mannucci, Mark
  • Gluckson, Jill
  • Burton, LeVar
  • Dee, Ruby
  • Ringgold, Faith
  • Lancit Media Productions
  • Great Plains National Instructional Television Library
  • WNED-TV (Television station : Buffalo, N.Y.)
Runtime
30
Series statement
Reading rainbow
Series volume
081
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Public performance video
  • Children's television programs
  • Films for the hearing impaired
  • African Americans
  • Roofs
  • Suspension bridges
  • Children
  • Children's literature
  • African Americans
  • Children
  • Children's literature
  • Children's television programs
  • Films for the hearing impaired
  • Roofs
  • Suspension bridges
  • Harlem (New York, N.Y.)
  • New York (State)
  • New York (State)
Target audience
juvenile
Technique
live action
Label
Tar beach, produced by Jill Gluckson ; directed by Mark Mannucci ; written by Jill Gluckson ; produced by Lancit Media Productions, Ltd. ; a production of GPN & WNED-TV
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Special features, languages, subtitles, and number of discs may vary
  • Based on the book of the same title
  • Dates vary
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Feature book: Tar Beach -- The George Washington Bridge -- Who's on the roof? -- Up on the roof -- Review books: I'm flying! by Alan Wade ; On grandma's roof by Erica Silverman ; To sleep by James Sage
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (approximately 30 min.)
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
713974926596
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
126.0081D
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (OCoLC)922983329
  • 975042
  • (OCoLC)ocn922983329
  • 975042
System details
DVD
Video recording format
DVD
Label
Tar beach, produced by Jill Gluckson ; directed by Mark Mannucci ; written by Jill Gluckson ; produced by Lancit Media Productions, Ltd. ; a production of GPN & WNED-TV
Publication
Note
  • Special features, languages, subtitles, and number of discs may vary
  • Based on the book of the same title
  • Dates vary
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Feature book: Tar Beach -- The George Washington Bridge -- Who's on the roof? -- Up on the roof -- Review books: I'm flying! by Alan Wade ; On grandma's roof by Erica Silverman ; To sleep by James Sage
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (approximately 30 min.)
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
713974926596
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
126.0081D
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (OCoLC)922983329
  • 975042
  • (OCoLC)ocn922983329
  • 975042
System details
DVD
Video recording format
DVD

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