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The Resource Hoop dreams [videorecording], Fine Line Features [presents] ; a production of Kartemquin Films and KTCA Public Television ; produced by Frederick Marx, Steve James, Peter Gilbert ; directed by Steve James

Hoop dreams [videorecording], Fine Line Features [presents] ; a production of Kartemquin Films and KTCA Public Television ; produced by Frederick Marx, Steve James, Peter Gilbert ; directed by Steve James

Label
Hoop dreams [videorecording]
Title
Hoop dreams [videorecording]
Statement of responsibility
Fine Line Features [presents] ; a production of Kartemquin Films and KTCA Public Television ; produced by Frederick Marx, Steve James, Peter Gilbert ; directed by Steve James
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Follows the high school careers of two young, African-American men from inner-city Chicago as they pursue their dream of playing professional basketball
Cataloging source
TEFMT
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Director of photography, Peter Gilbert ; edited by Frederick Marx, Steve James, Bill Haugse
Date time place
Originally filmed between 1989-1994
Dewey number
796.323/62
Intended audience
MPAA rating: PG-13
Language note
  • In English
  • Subtitled for the deaf and hard-of-hearing
PerformerNote
Arthur Agee, William Gates ; narrator, Steve James
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1955-
  • 1957-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Marx, Fred
  • James, Steve
  • Gilbert, Peter
  • Agee, Arthur
  • Gates, William
  • Fine Line Features
  • Kartemquin Films
  • KTCA-TV (Television station : Saint Paul, Minn.)
  • Criterion Collection (Firm)
Runtime
171
Series statement
Criterion collection
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • African American basketball players
  • Inner cities
  • African American basketball players
  • Chicago (Ill.)
Technique
live action
Label
Hoop dreams [videorecording], Fine Line Features [presents] ; a production of Kartemquin Films and KTCA Public Television ; produced by Frederick Marx, Steve James, Peter Gilbert ; directed by Steve James
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Originally released as a documentary film in 1994
  • Special features: optional audio commentary with Agee & Gates; optional audio commentary with Gilbert, James & Marx; 6 segments from "Siskel & Ebert" about the film (15 min.); Tony M. music video for the film's theme song (3 min.); 2 theatrical trailers
  • Booklet includes 3 essays ("Serious game" by historian John Edgar Wideman, "Getting in the home" by sportswriter Alexander Wolff & "Looking back at broken dreams : film's key players have moved on" by journalist Michael Wise), dedication by the filmmakers, and filmmaker bios (for James, Marx, Gilbert, & co-producer Gordon Quinn)
Accompanying material
1 booklet (36 p. : ill. ; 18 cm.)
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
stereophonic
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. +
Dimensions
other
Edition
Filmmaker-approved special ed.; standard format 1.33:1.
Extent
1 videodisc (171 min.)
Isbn
9781559409582
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
715515016025
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
CC1610D
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (Sirsi) o58837358
  • (OCoLC)58837358
System details
DVD, region 1; Dolby digital stereo
Terms governing use
"Unauthorized public performance, broadcasting, or copying is a violation of applicable laws" -- Container.
Video recording format
DVD
Label
Hoop dreams [videorecording], Fine Line Features [presents] ; a production of Kartemquin Films and KTCA Public Television ; produced by Frederick Marx, Steve James, Peter Gilbert ; directed by Steve James
Publication
Note
  • Originally released as a documentary film in 1994
  • Special features: optional audio commentary with Agee & Gates; optional audio commentary with Gilbert, James & Marx; 6 segments from "Siskel & Ebert" about the film (15 min.); Tony M. music video for the film's theme song (3 min.); 2 theatrical trailers
  • Booklet includes 3 essays ("Serious game" by historian John Edgar Wideman, "Getting in the home" by sportswriter Alexander Wolff & "Looking back at broken dreams : film's key players have moved on" by journalist Michael Wise), dedication by the filmmakers, and filmmaker bios (for James, Marx, Gilbert, & co-producer Gordon Quinn)
Accompanying material
1 booklet (36 p. : ill. ; 18 cm.)
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
stereophonic
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. +
Dimensions
other
Edition
Filmmaker-approved special ed.; standard format 1.33:1.
Extent
1 videodisc (171 min.)
Isbn
9781559409582
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
715515016025
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
CC1610D
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (Sirsi) o58837358
  • (OCoLC)58837358
System details
DVD, region 1; Dolby digital stereo
Terms governing use
"Unauthorized public performance, broadcasting, or copying is a violation of applicable laws" -- Container.
Video recording format
DVD

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