William Faulkner's Barn burning

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Thousand Oaks, CA : Monterey Video, [2004].
1569944261, 9781569944264
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1 videodisc (40 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.


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Barrington - Audiovisual Area (Main Floor)DVD/BOn Shelf
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Thousand Oaks, CA : Monterey Video, [2004].
1569944261, 9781569944264


General Note
Based on the short story by William Faulkner.
General Note
Broadcast as part of the PBS television series The American short story in 1980.
General Note
Special features: Author bio [text feature]; Actor bio [text feature]; Printable study guide [requires a DVD-ROM drive]; About the ASSC [text feature]; Transcript interview [with Robert Geller]; Henry Fonda intro (3 min.); Watch for these DVD's [text feature].
Creation/Production Credits
Director of photography, Peter Sova ; editor, Jay Freund ; music composed and conducted by Elizabeth Swados.
Host, Henry Fonda ; starring Tommy Lee Jones (Ab Snopes), Diane Kagan (Vinnie Snopes), Carolyn Coates (Aunt), Michael Riney (Brother), Shawn Whittington (Sarty Snopes).
Ab Snopes is a Southern tenant farmer whose unrelenting and violent nature proves to be his undoing. Snopes sets his employer's barn on fire when he thinks he's been treated unfairly. His son, Sarty, is horrified. Snopes escapes justice for lack of proof, but he and his family are told to move on. No sooner do they move than Snopes is offended by his new rich employer. Torn between trying to win his father's acceptance and his aversion to what his father will do, Sarty must make a decision and act quickly.
Target Audience
MPAA rating: Not rated.
System Details
DVD, Region 1.

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APA Citation, 7th Edition (style guide)

Skaggs, C., Foote, H., Werner, P., Jones, T. L., Kagan, D., Whittington, S., & Faulkner, W. (2004). William Faulkner's Barn burning . Monterey Video.

Chicago / Turabian - Author Date Citation, 17th Edition (style guide)

Calvin. Skaggs et al.. 2004. William Faulkner's Barn Burning. Monterey Video.

Chicago / Turabian - Humanities (Notes and Bibliography) Citation, 17th Edition (style guide)

Calvin. Skaggs et al.. William Faulkner's Barn Burning Monterey Video, 2004.

MLA Citation, 9th Edition (style guide)

Skaggs, Calvin., et al. William Faulkner's Barn Burning Monterey Video, 2004.

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