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Uniform Title American experience (Television program) Blackout.
Title Blackout [videorecording] / a Five O'Clock Films production for American Experience a production of WGBH Boston ; director, Callie T. Wiser ; producer, David Murdock, Callie T. Wiser ; telescript by Sharon Grimberg.

Publication Info. [Place of publication not identified] : American Experience, [2015]
[United States] : PBS Distribution


Location Call No. Status
 GDL Grandview Library DVD    333.793 BLA    Available
 PAS Central Library DVD, Non-Fiction    333.793 BLA    Available
Description 1 videodisc (60 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
two-dimensional moving image tdi rdacontent
video v rdamedia
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digital optical surround rda
video file DVD video region 1 rda
Documentary television programs. lcgft
System Details DVD, NTSC, region 1, widescreen; 5.1 surround.
Language English dialogue; English subtitles.
Note Widescreen.
Credits Cinematography, Jason Longo & Edward Marritz ; edited by Chad Ervin ; original music by Gary Lionelli.
Note Story by David Murdock.
Audience Rating: TVPG.
Summary Told through the memories of those who lived through the events, examines the 1977 power outage that caused monumental mayhem throughout New York City over two hot and humid days. In the documentary, American Experience explores the economic, political, technological, and social consequences of an event that led to both horrifying lawlessness and to innumerable acts of selflessness and generosity.
Event Originally broadcast by PBS July 14, 2015.
Subject Electric power failures -- New York (State) -- New York.
Genre/Form Documentary television programs.
Historical television programs.
Nonfiction television programs.
Added Author Wiser, Callie Taintor, film director, film producer.
Five O'Clock Films.
WGBH (Television station : Boston, Mass.)
PBS Distribution (Firm), film distributor.
Added Title Black out [videorecording]
ISBN 9781627894333
Standard No. 841887025706
Music No. AMX62707 American Experience

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