The Writing Center @ The University of Wisconsin - Madison
The Writer's Handbook
MLA Documentation Guide

MLA Documentation Guide

Works Cited page entry: Personal interview, film, tv program

An interview you conducted

Brandt, Deborah. Personal Interview. 28 May 2008.

A published interview, read through an online database

García, Cristina. Interview by Ylce Irizarry. Contemporary Literature 48.2 (2007): 174-194. EBSCOhost. Web. 11 Sept. 2009.

Film or DVD

Sense and Sensibility. Screenplay by Emma Thompson and Jane Austen. Dir. Ang Lee. Perf. Emma Thompson, and Kate Winslet. Sony, 1999. DVD. [if in your paper you are focusing on and citing the director, begin this entry with the director, so this would be: Lee, Ang, dir. Sense and Sensibility . . . . if you are focusing on and citing an actor, begin the entry with the actor's name, so this would be: Thompson, Emma, perf. Sense and Sensibility . . . .]

Television broadcast

"Darwin's Darkest Hour." NOVA. PBS, WHA. 6 October 2009. Television. [PBS is the network that broadcast this show; WHA is the local PBS affiliate in Madison on which you watched this show]

Visual art

Gleizes, Albert. The Schoolboy. 1924. Gouache or glue tempera on canvas. Univ. of Wisconsin Chazen Museum of Art, Madison.

Address, lecture, reading, or conference presentation

Pollan, Michael. "In Defense of Food: The Omnivore's Solutions." Kohl Center, University of Wisconsin-Madison. 24 Sept. 2009. Address.