Inecom Entertainment Company's ``Johnstown Flood'' Narrated by Richard Dreyfuss Tells the Story about One of the Worst Disasters in American History.PITTSBURGH -- Inecom Entertainment Company:
TITLE: "Johnstown Flood" NARRATOR: Richard Dreyfuss DIRECTOR: Mark Bussler FORMAT: DVD RUNNING TIME: 84 Minutes LIST PRICE: $19.95 "Beautifully narrated by Richard Dreyfuss. Really brings the story alive with first-hand accounts from survivors. It's a beautiful documentary and it really does pay homage to the survivors and those who died in the `Johnstown Flood'." - Sophia Choi, CNN Headline News "`Johnstown Flood' is a riveting and stylish film." - Kevin Laforest, Montreal Film Journal
Inecom Entertainment Company, producers of "Johnstown Flood Johnstown Flood
Disastrous flood (1889) in the town of Johnstown, Pa., U.S. Johnstown lies at the confluence of the Conemaugh River and Stony Creek; at the time of the flood it was a leading U.S. steelmaking centre. " narrated by Academy Award(R) winner Richard Dreyfuss Richard Stephen Dreyfuss (born October 29, 1947) is an Academy Award-winning American actor. Biography
Dreyfuss was born in Brooklyn, New York, the son of Norman, an attorney and restaurateur, and Geraldine, a peace activist. , announced that public television stations are once again broadcasting the film to mark the 116th anniversary of the flood. Distributed internationally since its release in 2003, the DVD DVD: see digital versatile disc.
in full digital video disc or digital versatile disc
Type of optical disc. The DVD represents the second generation of compact-disc (CD) technology. of the film sells at video stores, Internet retailers, educational and institutional distributors and large retail chains such as Barnes & Noble, Best Buy, Borders and Wal-Mart.
Presented by Penn State Public Broadcasting public broadcasting: see broadcasting. (PSPB PSPB Penn State Public Broadcasting (Pennsylvania) ) and distributed by American Public Television American Public Television (APT) is the largest of the television syndication distributors of programming for public television stations in the United States. It began in 1961 as the Eastern Educational Television Network (APT), "Johnstown Flood" recreates the event through documented and illustrated first-hand accounts from survivors.
"We're pleased with the response to `Johnstown Flood' since its first presentation on public television stations in 2003," said Greg Petersen, Director of Programming Services for Penn State Public Broadcasting (PSPB). "Inecom Entertainment Company films feature a level of quality that we are happy to be associated with."
Producer/Director Mark Bussler, who recently completed "EXPO - Magic of the White City" narrated by Gene Wilder Gene Wilder (born Jerome Silberman on June 11, 1933) is an American actor who is perhaps best known for his role as Willy Wonka and his collaborations with Mel Brooks, most notably Blazing Saddles, The Producers, and Young Frankenstein , said, "Richard Dreyfuss captures the tragedy of the flood as Johnstown, Pennsylvania was transformed from a bustling industrial city into a wasteland."
The "Johnstown Flood" DVD special features include an interview with Richard Burkert, Executive Director of the Johnstown Area Heritage Association. In addition, the DVD features "The Johnstown Flood," a piano illustration (1889) by Alberto Rivieri, performed by Patricia Prattis Jennings of the Pittsburgh Symphony Orchestra Pittsburgh Symphony Orchestra, founded in 1895, gave its first concert the following year under the direction of Frederic Archer. Victor Herbert was the chief conductor from 1898 to 1904; he was succeeded by Emil Paur (1904–10). The orchestra was then disbanded. .
About Inecom Entertainment Company
Inecom Entertainment Company is an independent movie studio focusing on documentary and instructional films. In addition to "Johnstown Flood", the company has produced "Gettysburg and Stories of Valor valor
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