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Dawson City frozen time

Format: DVD [2017]
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Summary
Director Bill Morrison uses the Dawson City Collection, a long-lost group of 533 silent film reels discovered in 1978 buried in a subarctic swimming pool deep in the Yukon Territory, as a conduit to to explore the complicated past of Dawson City, a Canadian gold rush town founded across the river from a First Nations hunting camp. Includes film excerpts, historical footage, photographs, and interviews.
Additional Information
Subjects Motion pictures -- History -- 20th century.
Silent films -- History -- 20th century.
Motion picture film collections -- Yukon -- Dawson.
Klondike River Valley (Yukon) -- Gold discoveries.
Dawson (Yukon) -- History -- 20th century.
Tr'ondek̈ Hwec̈h'in (First Nation) -- History
Documentary films.
Film excerpts.
Nonfiction films.
Video recordings for the hearing impaired.
Publisher New York, NY :[2017]
Edition Full screen.
Other Titles Frozen time
Contributors Morrison, Bill, 1965 November 17- film director, film producer, screenwriter, editor of moving image work.
Molyneaux, Madeleine, film producer.
Gates, Michael, interviewee.
Jones-Gates, Kathy, interviewee.
Kula, Sam, interviewee.
Somers, Alex, composer.
Hypnotic Pictures (Firm), presenter, production campany.
Picture Palace Pictures (Firm), presenter, production campany.
Kino Lorber, Inc., publisher.
Participants/Performers Interviewees, Michael Gates, Kathy Jones-Gates, Sam Kula.
Other Contributors Music, Alex Somers.
Language English
English dialogue and silent film excerpts with musical accompaniment; optional English subtitles for the deaf and hearing impaired (SDH); closed-captioned.
Notes Title from container.
Originally produced as a documentary film in 2016.
Accompanying booklet (22 pages : illustrations ; 19 cm) comprises essays by Lawrence Weschler and Alberto Zambenedetti and bibliographical references.
Special features: Dawson City : postscript (interview with filmmaker Bill Morrison); selections from the Dawson film find; trailer.
System Details DVD; NTSC; region 1; full (1.33:1) screen presentation; Dolby Digital 5.1 surround and 2.0 stereo.
Description 1 videodisc (120 min.) : sound, color with black and white sequences ; 4 3/4 in.
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