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The Resource Baseball, a film by Ken Burns ; a production of Florentine Films and WETA-TV, Washington ; produced by Ken Burns and Lynn Novick ; written by Geoffrey C. Ward & Ken Burns, (DVD videorecording)

Baseball, a film by Ken Burns ; a production of Florentine Films and WETA-TV, Washington ; produced by Ken Burns and Lynn Novick ; written by Geoffrey C. Ward & Ken Burns, (DVD videorecording)

Label
Baseball
Title
Baseball
Statement of responsibility
a film by Ken Burns ; a production of Florentine Films and WETA-TV, Washington ; produced by Ken Burns and Lynn Novick ; written by Geoffrey C. Ward & Ken Burns
Title variation
Baseball, a film by Ken Burns
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • spa
  • eng
  • eng
Summary
It is an epic overflowing with heroes and hopefuls, scoundrels and screwballs. It is a saga spanning the quest for racial justice, the clash of labor and management, the transformation of popular culture, and the unfolding of the national pastime. Here is the story of a nation at work and play. Experience it in ten thrilling "innings" from master storyteller and award-winning filmmaker Ken Burns
Related
Cataloging source
IZ8
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Cinematography, Buddy Squires, Ken Burns, Allen Moore ; music, Jacqueline Schawb ... [et al.]
Dewey number
796.357
Intended audience
MPAA rating: Not rated
Language note
English and Spanish; Subtitled for the deaf and hard of hearing
PerformerNote
Narrator, John Chancellor ; voices, Adam Arkin ... [et al.]
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1953-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Burns, Ken
  • Novick, Lynn
  • Ward, Geoffrey C
  • PBS Home Video
  • Paramount Home Entertainment (Firm)
  • WETA-TV (Television station : Washington, D.C.)
Runtime
0
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Baseball
  • Baseball
  • DVDs
Technique
live action
Label
Baseball, a film by Ken Burns ; a production of Florentine Films and WETA-TV, Washington ; produced by Ken Burns and Lynn Novick ; written by Geoffrey C. Ward & Ken Burns, (DVD videorecording)
Instantiates
Publication
Distribution
Note
  • Videodisc release of a 1994 television program ; includes the Tenth inning shown on PBS in 2010
  • Contents listed from container
  • Special features: interview with Ken Burns and Lynn Novick, additional scenes, outtakes, plus over 2 hours of bonus footage
  • For specific features see interactive menu
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
mixed
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Inning 5: Shadow ball (1930-1940)
  • (126 min.)
  • Inning 6: The national pastime (1940-1950)
  • (151 min.)
  • Inning 7: The capital of baseball (1950-1960)
  • (134 min.)
  • Inning 8: A whole new ballgame (1960-1970)
  • (116 min.)
  • Inning 9: Home (1970-1992)
  • (148 min.)
  • Inning 1: Our game (1840's-1900)
  • Inning 10: Top of the Tenth (1992-1999)
  • (116 min.)
  • Inning 10. Bottom of the Tenth (1999-2009)
  • (124 min.)
  • (115 min.)
  • Inning 2: Something like a war (1900-1910)
  • (107 min.)
  • Inning 3: The faith of fifty million people (1910-1920)
  • (120 min.)
  • Inning 4: A national heirloom (1920-1930)
  • (117 min.)
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
11 videodiscs
Isbn
9781608832774
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
841887012805
Other physical details
sound, color with black and white sequences
Publisher number
BASE610
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System details
DVD; NTSC; region 1; full screen & widescreen; 5.1 surround
Video recording format
DVD
Label
Baseball, a film by Ken Burns ; a production of Florentine Films and WETA-TV, Washington ; produced by Ken Burns and Lynn Novick ; written by Geoffrey C. Ward & Ken Burns, (DVD videorecording)
Publication
Distribution
Note
  • Videodisc release of a 1994 television program ; includes the Tenth inning shown on PBS in 2010
  • Contents listed from container
  • Special features: interview with Ken Burns and Lynn Novick, additional scenes, outtakes, plus over 2 hours of bonus footage
  • For specific features see interactive menu
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
mixed
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Inning 5: Shadow ball (1930-1940)
  • (126 min.)
  • Inning 6: The national pastime (1940-1950)
  • (151 min.)
  • Inning 7: The capital of baseball (1950-1960)
  • (134 min.)
  • Inning 8: A whole new ballgame (1960-1970)
  • (116 min.)
  • Inning 9: Home (1970-1992)
  • (148 min.)
  • Inning 1: Our game (1840's-1900)
  • Inning 10: Top of the Tenth (1992-1999)
  • (116 min.)
  • Inning 10. Bottom of the Tenth (1999-2009)
  • (124 min.)
  • (115 min.)
  • Inning 2: Something like a war (1900-1910)
  • (107 min.)
  • Inning 3: The faith of fifty million people (1910-1920)
  • (120 min.)
  • Inning 4: A national heirloom (1920-1930)
  • (117 min.)
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
11 videodiscs
Isbn
9781608832774
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
841887012805
Other physical details
sound, color with black and white sequences
Publisher number
BASE610
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System details
DVD; NTSC; region 1; full screen & widescreen; 5.1 surround
Video recording format
DVD

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