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The Resource Baadasssss!, produced and directed by Mario Van Peebles ; screenplay by Mario Van Peebles, Dennis Haggerty

Baadasssss!, produced and directed by Mario Van Peebles ; screenplay by Mario Van Peebles, Dennis Haggerty

Label
Baadasssss!
Title
Baadasssss!
Statement of responsibility
produced and directed by Mario Van Peebles ; screenplay by Mario Van Peebles, Dennis Haggerty
Title variation
Badass
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • fre
  • spa
  • eng
Summary
Dramatizes Melvin Van Peeble's struggle to make the first truly "independent" film, ultimately inspiring the blaxploitation genre of filmmaking
Cataloging source
NjBwBT
Characteristic
videorecording
Dewey number
791.43/72
Intended audience
MPAA rating: R for pervasive language and some strong sexuality/nudity
Language note
  • In English with optional French, Portuguese and Spanish subtitles
  • Closed-captioned
LC call number
PN1997.2.B33
LC item number
B33 2004
PerformerNote
Mario Van Peebles, Joy Bryant, T.K. Carter, Terry Crews, Ossie Davis
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1976-
  • 1956-
  • 1932-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Van Peebles, Mario
  • Bryant, Joy
  • Carter, T. K.
  • Crews, Terry
  • Van Peebles, Melvin
Runtime
109
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • African American motion picture producers and directors
  • Blacks in the motion picture industry
  • Van Peebles, Melvin
  • Van Peebles, Melvin
  • Van Peebles, Melvin
Target audience
adult
Technique
live action
Label
Baadasssss!, produced and directed by Mario Van Peebles ; screenplay by Mario Van Peebles, Dennis Haggerty
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Based on the book Sweet Sweetback's baadasssss song by Melvin Van Peebles
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 2004
  • Features: making of featurette, the Egyptian Theater q&a with Melvin Van Peebles, The premiere featurette, Sundance Channel: The anatomy of a scene, commentary with Mario and Melvin Van Peebles, photo gallery
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
1492877
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Widescreen.
Extent
1 videodisc (108 min.)
Isbn
9781404952928
Lccn
be2004109087
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
043396043688
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
04368
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 1492877
  • (Sirsi) 1492877
System details
DVD, Dolby digital 5.1 surround
Terms governing use
For private home use only.
Video recording format
DVD
Label
Baadasssss!, produced and directed by Mario Van Peebles ; screenplay by Mario Van Peebles, Dennis Haggerty
Publication
Note
  • Based on the book Sweet Sweetback's baadasssss song by Melvin Van Peebles
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 2004
  • Features: making of featurette, the Egyptian Theater q&a with Melvin Van Peebles, The premiere featurette, Sundance Channel: The anatomy of a scene, commentary with Mario and Melvin Van Peebles, photo gallery
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
1492877
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Widescreen.
Extent
1 videodisc (108 min.)
Isbn
9781404952928
Lccn
be2004109087
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
043396043688
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
04368
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 1492877
  • (Sirsi) 1492877
System details
DVD, Dolby digital 5.1 surround
Terms governing use
For private home use only.
Video recording format
DVD

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