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Ex Libris: The New York Public Library

a production of Ex Libris Films, LLC in association with Public Broadcasting Service (PBS), WGBH and Independent Television Service (ITVS) a film by Frederick Wiseman
Format
Video; DVD
Summary
Frederick Wiseman's film, Ex Libris- the New York Public Library, goes behind the scenes of one of the greatest knowledge institutions in the world and reveals it as a place of welcome, cultural exchange and learning. With 92 locations throughout Manhattan, the Bronx and Staten Island, the library is committed to being a resource for all the inhabitants of this diverse and cosmopolitan city, and beyond. The New York Public Library exemplifies the deeply rooted American belief in the individual's right to know and the be informed. It is one of the most democratic institutions in America-everyone is welcome. The Library strives to inspire learning, advance knowledge and strengthen communities.
Director
Frederick Wiseman
Release Date
2017
Run Time
205 min.
Language
English
Notes
Container title.
Variant Title
The New York Public Library
Local Notes
Public performance rights secured. NOTE PPR: Purchasing a film at the educational license rate gives you the right to show it to others outside of a home setting, as long as you do not charge admission for these screenings.
ISBN
9781885918383, 1885918380
Credits
Editor, sound, producer, Frederick Wiseman ; photography, John Davey ; executive producer, Karen Konicek.
Published
Cambridge, MA : Zipporah, [2017]
[Cambridge, MA] : Distributed by Zipporah Films, Inc.
Related Resources
Credits from Internet Movie Database
Description
1 videodisc (205 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
DVD; all regions ; 5.1 Dolby Digital & Stereo Doby Digital sound, NTSC.
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