Men at lunch

Format: DVD 2013
Availability: Available at 1 Library 1 of 1 copy
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Location Collection Call #
Northland Public Library Nonfiction 974.71 M52 (DVD)
Location  Northland Public Library
 
Collection  Nonfiction
 
Call Number  974.71 M52 (DVD)
 
 
Summary
Examines the mystery of the 1932 photograph Lunch a top a skyscraper, featuring eleven men seated on a steel girder high above New York City, inquiring into the identities of the men and the photographer and giving the historical context of the photograph.
Contents
The 1929 crash
Rockefeller Center
Joe Woolhead on September 11, 2001
The inspiration of Lunch atop a skyscraper
Ric Burns on Lunch atop a skyscraper.

Additional Information
Subjects Rockefeller Center -- History.
Iron and steel workers -- New York (State) -- New York -- Portraits.
Documentary photography -- New York (State) -- New York -- History -- 20th century.
Skyscrapers -- New York (State) -- New York -- Design and construction.
New York (N.Y.) -- History -- 1898-1951.
New York (N.Y.) -- Social life and customs -- 20th century.
Documentary films.
Historical films.
Nonfiction films.
Publisher New York, NY :First Run Features,2013
Edition Widescreen.
Other Titles Men at lunch :
Contributors Ó Cualáin, Seán, director, filmmaker.
Ó Cualáin, Eamonn, producer.
Murphy, Niall, scriptwriter.
Flanagan, Fionnula, 1941- narrator.
Quinn, Peter (Peter A.), commentator.
Burns, Ric, commentator.
Rasenberger, Jim, commentator.
Woolhead, Joe, commentator.
Tecce, Maria, commentator.
McGoldrick, Mike, composer.
Sónta Films (Firm), production company.
First-Run Features (Firm), publisher.
Participants/Performers Narrator, Fionnula Flanagan ; commentators, Peter Quinn, Ric Burns, Jim Rasenberger, Joe Woolhead, Maria Tecce.
Other Contributors Composer, Mike McGoldrick.
Language English
Notes Documentary.
Originally produced as a motion picture in 2012.
"Rockefeller Center, New York City, 1932"--Container.
System Details DVD; NTSC, all regions; widescreen presentation.
Description 1 videodisc (75 min.) : sound, color with black and white sequences ; 4 3/4 in.
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