The Way West


1h 30m 1995

Brief Synopsis

A documentary exploring the history of the American West from the time of the Gold Rush until shortly after the last of the Indian Wars at Wounded Knee (1845 - 1893).

Film Details

Also Known As
American Experience (05/08/95), The, Way West, West
Release Date
1995

Technical Specs

Duration
1h 30m

Synopsis

A documentary exploring the history of the American West from the time of the Gold Rush until shortly after the last of the Indian Wars at Wounded Knee (1845 - 1893).

Crew

Lisa Ades

Producer

Arthur Amiotte

Consultant

Ron Bach

Music

Edward Barteski

Editor

Charlotte Black Elk

Consultant

Ric Burns

Writer

Ric Burns

Executive Producer

Ric Burns

Producer

Matt Butcher

Coproducer

Keith Chirgwin

Music

Leslie Clark

Editing

Judy Crichton

Executive Producer

James Dalgish

Film To Tape Transfer

George Davis

Animation Photography

Elliot Deitch

Sound Editing

Margaret Drain

Producer

David A Ford

Assistant Camera Operator

Jeff Frez-albrecht

Music

Gary Garrison

Consultant

Bill Grunkmeyer

Sound

Michael Her Many Horses

Consultant

Kerry Herman

Production Coordinator

Terry Hopkins

Cinematographer

Paul Andrew Hutton

Consultant

Alvin M Josephy Jr

Consultant

Helen Kaplan

Production Associate

Brian Keane

Music Arranger

Brian Keane

Music

Asha Kurian

Other

Jennifer Lane

Production Assistant

Joshua Levin

Associate Editor

Jim Madden

Titles

Allen Moore

Cinematographer

Hilary Morgan

Assistant Camera Operator

Marilyn Ness

Other

Yuka Nishino

Post-Production Assistant

Marie Not Help Him

Consultant

Noelle Penraat

Other

Mardell Plainfeather

Consultant

Steve Roach

Music Arranger

Bob Sandefur

Sound

Gary Scovil

Music

Bruce Shaw

Editor

Roger Sherman

Cinematographer

Roger Sherman

Sound

June Shiiki

Production Assistant

Richard Snow

Consultant

Ira Spiegel

Sound Editor

Buddy Squires

Cinematographer

Dominick Tavella

Sound Re-Recording Mixer

Robert Utley

Consultant

Lou Verrico

Sound Recordist

Damian Volpe

Production Assistant

John Werner

Apprentice

Chris White

Assistant Editor

Li-shin Yu

Editor

John Zecca

Sound

Film Details

Also Known As
American Experience (05/08/95), The, Way West, West
Release Date
1995

Technical Specs

Duration
1h 30m

Quotes

Trivia