The Resource The people who take up serpents, executive producer, Gretchen Robinson

The people who take up serpents, executive producer, Gretchen Robinson

Label
The people who take up serpents
Title
The people who take up serpents
Statement of responsibility
executive producer, Gretchen Robinson
Title variation
The people who take up serpents
Title variation remainder
the Holiness Church of God in Jesus' Name
Contributor
Director
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Pictures members of a branch of the Holiness churches who base their religious beliefs and practices on Bible verses, especially Mark 16:18. Shows them as they handle serpents, hold fire to their bodies, speak in tongues, lay hands on the sick, and cast out devils. Includes interviews with believers as they discuss their faith which has brought them into conflict with the law
Member of
Cataloging source
NDD
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Associate producers, Stanley Woodward, Dale Perry ; cameras, Carl Floyd, Stanley Woodward, Gretchen Robinson
Runtime
54
Series statement
Stan Woodward Southern culture & folklife documentary lifeworks collection
Technique
live action
Label
The people who take up serpents, executive producer, Gretchen Robinson
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • Originally produced in 1974
  • Disc label incorrectly lists running time as 38 min.; actual running time is 54 min
  • Thanks is given at film ending to "members of the Holiness Church of God in Jesus Name in Greenville, S.C., and Newport, Tenn."
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier.
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
stereophonic
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent.
Control code
870602699
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (54 min.)
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other physical details
sound, color
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System details
DVD-R; NTSC; all regions; 4:3 full screen; Dolby digital 2.0
Video recording format
DVD

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