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Film Credits

The National Parks: America's Best Idea is a production of Florentine Films and WETA Washington, DC.

A Film by
KEN BURNS

Written by
DAYTON DUNCAN

Produced by
DAYTON DUNCAN
KEN BURNS

Supervising Film Editor
PAUL BARNES

Episode Editors
PAUL BARNES
ERIK EWERS
CRAIG MELLISH

Cinematography
BUDDY SQUIRES
with
ALLEN MOORE
LINCOLN ELSE
KEN BURNS

Co-Producers
CRAIG MELLISH
JULIE DUNFEY
DAVID McMAHON

Associate Producers
SUSANNA STEISEL
AILEEN SILVERSTONE

Coordinating Producer
PAM TUBRIDY BAUCOM

Narrated By
PETER COYOTE

With
ADAM ARKIN
TOM BODETT
PHILIP BOSCO
TRINA CARMODY
TIM CLARK
KEVIN CONWAY
ANDY GARCIA
MURPHY GUYER
TOM HANKS
DEREK JACOBI
GENE JONES
JAMES KYSON LEE
JOHN LITHGOW
JOSH LUCAS
CARL LUMBLY
AMY MADIGAN
CAROLYN McCORMICK
ALBERT McFADYEN
YUMI MIZUI
CAMPBELL SCOTT
LEE STETSON
MARCUS LOVELL SMITH
GEORGE TAKEI
JOHN TRUDELL
SHO WADA
ELI WALLACH
SAM WATERSTON

Assistant Editors
DANIEL J. WHITE
RYAN GIFFORD
MARGARET SHEPARDSON-LEGERE

Technical Director
DAVE MAST

Program Advisors
GERARD BAKER
NEVADA BARR
SARAH BOTSTEIN
GEORGE BRISTOL
TIM CLARK
WALLACE COLE
JERRYNE COLE
WILLIAM CRONON
TOM DURANT
DENIS GALVIN
JUANITA GREENE
KIM HEACOX
SHELTON JOHNSON
WILLIAM E. LEUCHTENBURG
LYNN NOVICK
ALFRED RUNTE
PAUL SCHULLERY
GEOFFREY C. WARD
BERNARD WEISBERGER

Chief Financial Officer
BRENDA HEATH

Associate Financial Officer
PATTY LAWLOR

Assistant to the Director
ELLE CARRIÈRE

Administrative Assistant
CHRISTOPHER DARLING

Apprentice Editors
MEAGAN FRAPPIEA
RICHARD RUBIN

Assistant Camera
LINCOLN ELSE
ROGER HAYDOCK
ANTHONY SAVINI
NATE CLAPP
TONY ROSSI
JAMIE FITZGERALD
PAUL MARBURY
GARRETT GUIDERA
TRACY LITWIN
PATRICK KELLY
DICKEY GALVIN

Research Associate
SUSAN SHUMAKER

Research Assistants
MIKE HILL
KIRK CARAPEZZA
CHRISTINE FRENCH
LINDA FRANKLIN
PAM TUBRIDY BAUCOM
KIMBERLY HAMLIN
NANCY LORY
BETH MAGURA
DARRYL THOMPSON
JOAN MURPHY

Production Assistants
WILL DUNCAN
KERSTIN PARK-LABELLA
JOSHUA NELSON
CHRISTOPHER BENNETT
MICHAEL DePERSIO
ALEX WILLIAMS
KYLE McCAFFERTY
TONY BRAVE
JEFF ATKINS
AMBER MONTILEAUX
SOPHIE MOORE

Supervising Sound Editor
ERIK EWERS

Dialogue Editors
CRAIG MELLISH
RYAN GIFFORD
ERIK EWERS

Sound Effects Editors
ERIK EWERS
DAVE MAST
RYAN GIFFORD

Music Editor
JACOB RIBICOFF

Assistant Sound Editors
MARGARET SHEPARDSON-LEGERE
MEAGAN FRAPPIEA

Sound Post-Production
SOUND ONE

Re-Recording Mixer
DOMINICK TAVELLA

Voice-Over Recording
LOU VERRICO
FULL HOUSE PRODUCTIONS
and
WAVES, Hollywood, CA
FANTASY STUDIO, Berkeley, CA
MOTIVATION STUDIO, London
SOUND ADVICE, Hollywood, CA
COMMAND PRODUCTIONS, Sausalito, CA
SPIRAL RECORDING STUDIO, St. George, Utah

Sound Recording
CRAIG MELLISH
JOHN OSBORNE
JOHN HAPTAS
JIM GALLUP
BOB SILVERTHORNE
ERIC BURGE
CHAZ NEWMAN
GEORGE SHAFNACKER
LEN SCHMITZ
BOB POLHEMUS
MICHAEL BECKER

Digital Image Restoration
DANIEL J. WHITE

Digital Animation
RICHARD RUBIN

Animated Maps
DANIEL J. WHITE
RICHARD RUBIN

Digital Finishing Service
GOLDCREST POST PRODUCTIONS

Project Supervisor
TIM SPITZER

2K Online Editor
PETER HEADY

IQ Pablo 2K Color Grading
JOHN J. DOWDELL III

Arriscan Technician
CHRIS BEARDSLEY

Audio Relays
MIKE SUAREZ

Picture Producer
JEAN LANE

Audio Producer
JEANNE SISON

Film Processing
DUART FILM LABS

Archival Film Transfer
COLORLAB

8mm and 16mm Film Transfers
BRODSKY & TREADWAY
C.W. CHURCHMAN TELEVISION

Credit Roll
WORLDS AWAY PRODUCTIONS

Legal Services
ROBERT N. GOLD
VALERIE MARCUS

Instrumentalist and Studio Arrangements
BOBBY HORTON

Traditional Music
JACQUELINE SCHWAB, piano
MOLLY MASON, guitar, bass
MATT GLASER, violin
JAY UNGAR, violin, banjo, mandolin

Music Recorded at
SOUNDESIGN
Brattleboro, Vermont

Yo-Yo Ma, Mark O'Connor, Edgar Meyer, and Tan Dun appear courtesy of Sony BMG Masterworks

Music Engineers
BILLY SHAW
ALAN STOCKWELL

National Publicity
DAN KLORES COMMUNICATIONS
JOE DePLASCO

Produced in Association with
WETA WASHINGTON, DC

Executive in Charge of Production for WETA
DALTON DELAN

Project Director for WETA
DAVID S. THOMPSON

Producer for WETA
KAREN KENTON

Foundation Development for WETA
CRAIG IMPINK

SHARON ROCKEFELLER, President & CEO

A Production of Florentine Films

Executive Producer
KEN BURNS

Funding is provided by
General Motors
Evelyn & Walter Haas, Jr. Fund
Corporation for Public Broadcasting
The Arthur Vining Davis Foundations
Park Foundation, Inc.
Public Broadcasting Service
National Park Foundation
The Peter Jay Sharp Foundation
The Pew Charitable Trusts
Bank of America


Web Site Credits

Web Site Produced by WETA
Anne Harrington, Director, Interactive Media and Engagement
Stacey Schwartz, Project Manager, Interactive Media
Kathryn Wilson, Project Manager, Engagement

Web Site Design and Development
kapow®, inc.

A special thank you to Interactive Knowledge for the development of Story Share, to Metal Toad Media for content management system implementation, and to Metro Encoding for video encoding services.

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