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Saving Brinton / Northland Films & Bocce Ball Films present ; a Barn Owl picture in association with Northland Films & Bocce Ball Films ; a film by Tommy Haines, John Richard, & Andrew Sherburne .

Saving Brinton

Haines, Tommy, screenwriter, film director, editor of moving image work. (Added Author).
Richard, John (Cinematographer), screenwriter, director of photography. (Added Author).
Sherburne, Andrew, 1979- screenwriter, film director, film producer. (Added Author).
Zahs, Michael, on-screen participant. (Added Author).
Kramer, Michael (Composer), composer (expression) (Added Author).
Northland Films (Firm), presenter, production company. (Added Author).
Bocce Ball Films (Firm), presenter, production company. (Added Author).
Barn Owl Pictures (Firm), production company, publisher. (Added Author).
Passion River Films, film distributor. (Added Author).
Director of photography, John Richard ; editor, Tommy Haines ; music, Michael Kramer ; directed by Tommy Haines, Andrew Sherburne ; producer, Andrew Sherburne. (Cast).

Available copies

  • 1 copies at Grand Rapids Public Library

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    0 current holds with 1 total copies
Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Main DVD 791.43 Saving 2 discs (Text) 31307023700869 Movies - Non Fiction Available -

Record details

  • ISBN: 6317256462
  • ISBN: 9786317256460
  • Physical Description: 2 videodiscs (87 min.) : sound, color with black and white sequences ; 4 3/4 in.
  • Edition: Widescreen.
  • Publisher: [Iowa City, Iowa] : Barn Owl Pictures, [2018]

Content descriptions

General Note:
Originally released as a documentary film in 2017.
Special features: Commentary with Michael Zahs and filmmakers Tommy Haines, John Richard, and Andrew Sherburne; music featurette with composer Harvey Sollberger and Red Cedar Chamber Music; theatrical trailer; over 100 minutes of preserved films including two rediscovered "lost films" from Georges Méliès.
Formatted Contents Note:
[disc 1] Documentary feature (87 min.) -- [disc 2] Silent films & music featurette (133 min.).
Creation/Production Credits Note:
Director of photography, John Richard ; editor, Tommy Haines ; music, Michael Kramer ; directed by Tommy Haines, Andrew Sherburne ; producer, Andrew Sherburne.
Participant or Performer Note:
Featuring, Michael Zahs.
Summary, etc.:
Chronicles retired Iowa middle-school history teacher Michael Zahs's quest to restore and preserve a fast-decaying collection of film footage from the earliest days of motion pictures. Purchased at a 1981 estate sale, the collection originally belonged to "barnstorming movie man" William Franklin Brinton, who toured small towns in the Midwest and Texas from about 1895 to 1910, showing movies he bought from production companies like Lumiere, Pathé, and Edison, to audiences who watched motion pictures for the first time.
Target Audience Note:
N[ot] R[ated].
System Details Note:
DVD; widescreen (1.78:1; 16:9) presentation; Dolby Digital 5.1.
Language Note:
In English; with optional English subtitles for the deaf and hearing impaired (SDH); closed-captioned.
Subject: Brinton, William Franklin, 1856-1919.
Zahs, Michael.
Motion pictures > Collectors and collecting > United States.
Motion picture film > Preservation.
Motion pictures > United States > History.
Genre: Documentary films.
Biographical films.
Nonfiction films.
Video recordings for the hearing impaired.
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