Label: Valley Entertainment - 2-VLT-15228 • Format: CD • Genre: Stage & Screen • Style: Soundtrack
The film was initially released on May 10, A film chronicling the American whaling industry from its origins in New England in the 17th century, through the golden age of deep-sea whaling, up to its decline following the Civil War. Narrated by Willem Dafoethis film binds the story of American capitalism on the rise with a case study in maritime culture. The fate of the whaleship Witch Doctor - Sparrow* - Sparrows Dance Party —which set sail from Nantucket in the summer of —is interwoven with the story of a young Herman Melvillewhose own imaginative voyage into the deep Into The Deep - Brian Keane - Into The Deep: America give rise to one of the greatest works of American literature, Moby Dick.
The documentary's original soundtrack, composed by Brian Keanewas released by Valley Entertainment on CD and in digital formats. From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia. Retrieved 9 March Valley Entertainment. Retrieved 15 May American Experience episodes. Categories : television films American Experience Documentary films about whaling Films directed by Ric Burns Documentary television film stubs.