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Title The king [videorecording] / Oscilloscope Laboratories presents ; in association with NDR/BR/Edgewood Way ; a Charlotte Street film ; in association with Backup Studio ; a Ghost in the Machine production ; producers, Christopher St. John, David Kuhn ; written and directed by Eugene Jarecki.

Publication Info. [New York City, New York] : Oscillscope, [2018]


Location Call No. Status
 GDL Brand Library DVD  New Shelf  MA PRES KIN J14DVD    Available
 PAS Hastings Branch DVD    92 PRESLEY,E KIN    Available
1 copy being processed for GDL Brand Library DVD.
Description 1 videodisc (109 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
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Physical Medium color.
burning rdapm
DVD video 4 3/4 in. rda
Description digital optical rda
digital rdatr
optical rdarm
surround rdacpc
stereo rdacpc
Dolby digital 5.1
Dolby digital 2.0
NTSC rdabs
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DVD video
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Motion pictures lcgft
Biographical films lcgft
System Details DVD, all regions, widescreen (2.35:1 aspect ratio) presentation; Dolby Digital 5.1.
Language In English, optional English subtitles.
Performer Interviewees: Alec Baldwin, James Carville, Chuck D., Tony Brown, Rosanne Cash, Emmylou Harris, John Hiatt, George Klein, Scotty Moore, Jerry Schilling.
Credits Cinematography, Etienne Sauret, Tom Bergmann ; music, Robert Miller, Antony Genn, Martin Slattery ; editors, Simon Barker, √Člia Gasull Balada, Alex Bingham, Laura Israel.
Audience MPAA rating: R; for language.
Summary Forty years after the death of Elvis Presley, a musical road trip across America in his 1963 Rolls Royce explores how a country boy lost his authenticity and became a king while his country lost her democracy and became an empire.
Note Special features: "The King was here," short films produced by The King team tracing Elvis's path from New York to Nashville and beyond; New York: "Rich man's world (1%)" by Immortal Technique; Detroit: "Once upon a time" by Robert Bradley's Blackwater Surprise; Nashville: "Johnny, June, and Jesus" by Emi Sunshine and the Rain; Nashville: "Danny Ray" by Emi Sunshine; Hollywood: "Sad, sad song" by M. Ward; theatrical trailer.
Summary While driving cross-country in a Rolls-Royce once owned by Elvis, the filmmakers trace his life from Tupelo, Mississippi, to stardom.
Awards Official Selection, Festival de Cannes
Sundance Film Festival Official Selection, 2018
Subject Presley, Elvis, 1935-1977.
United States -- Politics and government -- 20th century.
Rock musicians -- United States -- Biography.
Genre/Form Biographical films.
Documentary films.
Video recordings for the hearing impaired.
Added Author Jarecki, Eugene, film director, screenwriter.
St. John, Christopher (Producer), film producer.
Kuhn, David (Producer), film producer.
Baldwin, Alec, 1958- interviewee.
Carville, James, interviewee.
Chuck D, 1960- interviewee.
Brown, Tony, 1946 December 11- interviewee.
Cash, Rosanne, interviewee.
Harris, Emmylou, interviewee.
Hiatt, John, 1952- interviewee.
Klein, George, 1935- interviewee.
Moore, Scotty, interviewee.
Schilling, Jerry, interviewee.
Oscilloscope Laboratories (Firm), presenter, publisher.
Norddeutscher Rundfunk, presenter.
Bayerischer Rundfunk, presenter.
Edgewood Way (Firm), presenter.
Charlotte Street Films, production company.
Backup Media (Firm), production company.
Ghost in the Machine Films, production company.
ISBN 9786317384927
Standard No. 857490005714
Music No. OSC-093 Oscilloscope Laboratories

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