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The Resource Jackie Robinson, Florentine Films ; WETA ; produced and directed by Ken Burns, Sarah Burns, David McMahon ; written by David McMahon, Sarah Burns, (videorecording)

Jackie Robinson, Florentine Films ; WETA ; produced and directed by Ken Burns, Sarah Burns, David McMahon ; written by David McMahon, Sarah Burns, (videorecording)

Label
Jackie Robinson
Title
Jackie Robinson
Statement of responsibility
Florentine Films ; WETA ; produced and directed by Ken Burns, Sarah Burns, David McMahon ; written by David McMahon, Sarah Burns
Contributor
Film director
Film producer
Narrator
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • spa
  • eng
  • spa
  • eng
  • eng
Summary
Tells of the story of Jack Roosevelt Robinson, a sharecropper's son who elevated an entire race and country when he broke Major League Baseball's color barrier in 1947. The film illuminates Robinson's place as a leader and icon of the civil rights movement whose exemplary life and aspirational message of equality continues to inspire generations of Americans
Cataloging source
TEFMT
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Editors, Lewis Erskine, Ted Raviv ; cinematography, Buddy Squires ; original music, Wynton Marsalis, Doug Wamble
Dewey number
  • 796.357092
  • B
Language note
In English and Spanish with English and Spanish subtitles ; closed-captioned (SDH: subtitled for the deaf and hard of hearing) ; audio-described.
PerformerNote
Narrator, Keith David ; Jamie Foxx as Jackie Robinson
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1953-
  • 1976-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • David, Keith
  • Burns, Ken
  • Burns, Sarah
  • McMahon, David
  • Foxx, Jamie
  • Florentine Films
  • WETA-TV (Television station : Washington, D.C.)
  • PBS Distribution (Firm)
Runtime
240
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Robinson, Jackie
  • African American baseball players
  • Discrimination in sports
Technique
live action
Label
Jackie Robinson, Florentine Films ; WETA ; produced and directed by Ken Burns, Sarah Burns, David McMahon ; written by David McMahon, Sarah Burns, (videorecording)
Instantiates
Publication
Distribution
Note
Features: scene selection; outtakes; profile of the Anderson Monarchs (Philadelphia Little League team); conversation with the filmmakers
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
  • vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
stereophonic
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
  • tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
ocn941834710
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
2 videodiscs (240 min.)
Isbn
9781627896184
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
841887027557
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
JARO600
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System details
DVD; widescreen; 5.1 surround sound; region 1
Terms governing use
For private home use only.
Video recording format
DVD
Label
Jackie Robinson, Florentine Films ; WETA ; produced and directed by Ken Burns, Sarah Burns, David McMahon ; written by David McMahon, Sarah Burns, (videorecording)
Publication
Distribution
Note
Features: scene selection; outtakes; profile of the Anderson Monarchs (Philadelphia Little League team); conversation with the filmmakers
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
  • vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
stereophonic
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
  • tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
ocn941834710
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
2 videodiscs (240 min.)
Isbn
9781627896184
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
841887027557
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
JARO600
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System details
DVD; widescreen; 5.1 surround sound; region 1
Terms governing use
For private home use only.
Video recording format
DVD

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