Princeton University Library Catalog

BAM 150 / Plug Ugly Films, Room 5 Films in association with Ovation presents ; a film by Michael Sládek.

Format:
Video/Projected medium
Language:
English
Published/​Created:
New York, NY : Cinema Guild, [2013]
Description:
1 videodisc (86 min.) : sound, color with black and white sequences ; 4 3/4 in.
Summary note:
A history of the nation's oldest performing arts center-which mirrors the evolution of experimental and progressive performing arts in twentieth century America-BAM150 chronicles the vibrant past, present and future of the Brooklyn Academy of Music. Through footage of recent performances, intimate interviews, and an astonishing treasure trove of 150 years' worth of archival materials, it is a testament to the power and stamina of the institution that established Brooklyn as a cultural Mecca.
Notes:
Special features: Audio commentary with director -- Extended interviews -- Deleted scenes -- Theatrical trailer -- Booklet featuring an essay by Charles Mee adapted from the book, BAM: the complete Works.
Creation/​Production credits:
Producers, Greg Loser, Michael Sládek ; editors, Joseph Krings, Michael Sládek ; director of photography, Ramsey Fendall.
System details:
DVD; 1:78:1 aspect ratio; English Dolby digital 2.0.
Participant(s)/​Performer(s):
Commentary: Laurie Anderson, Peter Brook, Meredith Monk, Isabella Rossellini, Maggie Gyllenhaal, Chuck Davis, William Forsythe, Phillip Lopate, Mark Morris, Steve Reich, Alan Rickman, Robert Wilson, historian Mike Wallace, Wim Wenders.
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Form/​Genre:
  • Documentary films
  • Nonfiction films
  • Filmed dance
  • Dance films
Other title(s):
  • B.A.M.150
  • Brooklyn Academy of Music 150
ISBN:
0781514479
Publisher no.:
CGA 000206
OCLC:
861520693
Universal Product Code:
  • 881164000736
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N - S