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Title The Italian Americans [videorecording] / produced by Muriel Soenens, Julia Marchesi ; written and produced by John Maggio ; a production of WETA, Washington, D.C. and Ark Media in association with John Maggio Productions.

Publication Info. [Arlington, Virginia] : PBS, [2015]
[Arlington, Virginia] : PBS Distribution, [2015]


Location Call No. Status
 PAS Central Library DVD, Non-Fiction    973.0451 ITA    Available
Edition Widescreen version.
Description 2 videodiscs (approximately 240 min.) : sound, color with black and white sequences ; 4 3/4 in
two-dimensional moving image tdi rdacontent
video v rdamedia
videodisc vd rdacarrier
digital optical stereo rda
video file DVD video region 1 rda
System Details DVD; NTSC, Region 1; stereo.
Language In English with optional English subtitles for the deaf and hard of hearing.
Performer Narrator: Stanley Tucci.
Credits Editors, George O'Donnell (episodes 1-2), Seth Bomse (episode 3-4) ; music, Gary Lionelli ; directors of photography, Stephen McCarthy, Sam Russell.
Note Originally produced in 2013.
Summary Through extensive archival materials and interviews with scholars and notable Italian-Americans, viewers will learn the story of those who played vital roles in helping to shape a unique Italian-American identity.
Contents Disc 1. Part 1. La Famiglia 1890-1910 ; Part 2. Becoming Americans 1910-1930 -- Disc 2. Part 3. Loyal Americans 1930-1945 ; Part 4. The American dream 1945-today.
Audience Rating: TV-PG+V.
Subject Italian Americans -- History.
Italians -- United States -- History.
Italy -- Emigration and immigration -- History.
United States -- Emigration and immigration -- History.
Genre/Form Documentary television programs.
Nonfiction television programs.
Video recordings for the hearing impaired.
Added Author Soenens, Muriel, film producer.
Marchesi, Julia, film producer.
Maggio, John, screenwriter, film producer.
O'Donnell, George (Film editor)
Bomse, Seth, editor of moving image work.
Lionelli, Gary, composer (expression)
McCarthy, Stephen (Cinematographer)
Russell, Sam, director of photography.
WETA-TV (Television station : Washington, D.C.), production company.
Ark Media (Firm), production company.
John Maggio Productions, production company.
Public Broadcasting Service (U.S.), publisher.
PBS Distribution (Firm), film distributor.
ISBN 9781627892384
Standard No. 841887023672
Music No. IAME600 PBS

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