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Slave trade [videorecording] : how Prince re-made the music business / directed & edited by Elliot Riddle ; produced by Prism Films ; Chrome Dreams Media Ltd..

Riddle, Elliot. (Director, Editor). Arnold, Thomas, narrator (Narrator). Ingham, Chris, 1962- (Composer). Prism Films. (Added Author). Chromedreams Media (Firm) (Added Author). Pride Productions. (Added Author).

Available copies

  • 1 of 1 copy available at Berklee College of Music.

Current holds

0 current holds with 1 total copy.

Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Holdable? Status Due Date
Stan Getz Library DVD 6170 37684001083038 Annex Copy hold / Volume hold Available -

Record details

  • Physical Description: 1 videodisc (151 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.
  • Publisher: Surrey, UK : Pride DVD, c2014.

Content descriptions

General Note:
Title from disc surface.
"A Pride production"--Container.
"This film is not authorised by Prince, nor by any business concern with which he is associated"--Container.
Extras include the featurette Best of enemies: reflections on Prince vs. Warner Bros., and onscreen contributors' biographies.
Creation/Production Credits Note:
Original music, Chris Ingham.
Participant or Performer Note:
Narrated by Thomas Arnold.
Summary, etc.:
This documentary film presents how Prince's mid-1990s feud with his record label led him to win control of his masters and his release schedule, as well as Prince's then-revolutionary music marketing concepts using the World Wide Web for sales and distribution.
Target Audience Note:
E, exempt from classification.
System Details Note:
DVD, all regions; screen format 16:9; stereo sound mix.
Subject: Prince.
Sound recording industry > United States > 20th century > History.
Popular music > Writing and publishing > United States > 20th century.
Popular music > Economic aspects > United States > 20th century.
Intellectual property > United States.
Genre: Documentary films.
Historical films.
Nonfiction films.
Feature films.

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