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The Resource Barbie nation : an unauthorized tour, New Day Films ; directed and produced by Susan Stern ; written by Susan Stern ; El Rio Productions LLC, (videorecording)

Barbie nation : an unauthorized tour, New Day Films ; directed and produced by Susan Stern ; written by Susan Stern ; El Rio Productions LLC, (videorecording)

Label
Barbie nation : an unauthorized tour
Title
Barbie nation
Title remainder
an unauthorized tour
Statement of responsibility
New Day Films ; directed and produced by Susan Stern ; written by Susan Stern ; El Rio Productions LLC
Title variation
Unauthorized tour
Contributor
Author of dialog
Director
Producer
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
The documentary explores the history of the Barbie doll, through older and contemporary clips. Includes interviews with Barbie fans, foes, and fetishists ; these are people of all ages and sexes who either covet or revile Barbie. Visits conventions and auctions, where early dolls and memorabilia are bought and sold. Also tells the story of Barbie's creator and Mattel co-founder: Ruth Handler, whose commentary runs throughout the film. Handler adapted a 1950s German doll for adults called Lilli, to create Barbie, named after her daughter
Related
Cataloging source
ZEM
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Camera, Fawn Yacker ... [et al.] ; editor, Elizabeth Finlayson ; music, Ed Bogas
Dewey number
306.487
LC call number
NK4894.3.B37
LC item number
B47 2003
PerformerNote
Narrated by Susan Stern
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Stern, Susan
  • New Day Films
  • El Rio Productions
Runtime
82
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Handler, Ruth
  • Barbie
  • Barbie dolls
  • Play
  • Video recordings
  • DVD-Video discs
Technique
animation and live action
Label
Barbie nation : an unauthorized tour, New Day Films ; directed and produced by Susan Stern ; written by Susan Stern ; El Rio Productions LLC, (videorecording)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Originally produced in 1998
  • Dolby digital stereo
  • Documentary
  • Video guide inserted in container
  • Features: optional audio director's commentary; a short film "Filmmakers"; 5 short Barbie films: Weird Barbies, Black Barbie, Barbie on the street, Collector's Barbies, The handlers at home
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
  • vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
stereophonic
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
  • tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
53067571
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (82 min.)
Isbn
9781574480481
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
2385712652
Other physical details
sound, color
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)53067571
System details
DVD
Video recording format
DVD
Label
Barbie nation : an unauthorized tour, New Day Films ; directed and produced by Susan Stern ; written by Susan Stern ; El Rio Productions LLC, (videorecording)
Publication
Note
  • Originally produced in 1998
  • Dolby digital stereo
  • Documentary
  • Video guide inserted in container
  • Features: optional audio director's commentary; a short film "Filmmakers"; 5 short Barbie films: Weird Barbies, Black Barbie, Barbie on the street, Collector's Barbies, The handlers at home
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
  • vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
stereophonic
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
  • tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
53067571
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (82 min.)
Isbn
9781574480481
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
2385712652
Other physical details
sound, color
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)53067571
System details
DVD
Video recording format
DVD

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