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The Resource Jackie Robinson, a Florentine Films production ; produced in association with Major League Baseball, WETA, Washington, D.C. ; directed by Ken Burns, Sarah Burns, David McMahon ; written by David MacMahon & Sarah Burns ; produced by Sarah Burns, David McMahon, Ken Burns, (videorecording DVD)

Jackie Robinson, a Florentine Films production ; produced in association with Major League Baseball, WETA, Washington, D.C. ; directed by Ken Burns, Sarah Burns, David McMahon ; written by David MacMahon & Sarah Burns ; produced by Sarah Burns, David McMahon, Ken Burns, (videorecording DVD)

Label
Jackie Robinson
Title
Jackie Robinson
Statement of responsibility
a Florentine Films production ; produced in association with Major League Baseball, WETA, Washington, D.C. ; directed by Ken Burns, Sarah Burns, David McMahon ; written by David MacMahon & Sarah Burns ; produced by Sarah Burns, David McMahon, Ken Burns
Contributor
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. Includes interviews with family members and rarely-seen photographs and film footage
Cataloging source
TEFMT
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Editors, Lewis Erskine, George O'Donnell, Ted Raviv, Michael Levine ; cinematographers, Buddy Squires, Allen Moore, Stephen McCarthy, Tom Mason ; original music, Wynton Marsalis, Doug Wamble
Dewey number
  • 796.357092
  • B
Intended audience
Rating: TV-PG
Language note
English and Spanish language tracks; with optional English and Spanish subtitles for the deaf and hearing impaired (SDH); audio-described
LC call number
GV865.R6
LC item number
J33 2016
PerformerNote
Narrator, Keith David ; voice of Jackie Robinson, Jamie Foxx
Runtime
240
Technique
live action
Label
Jackie Robinson, a Florentine Films production ; produced in association with Major League Baseball, WETA, Washington, D.C. ; directed by Ken Burns, Sarah Burns, David McMahon ; written by David MacMahon & Sarah Burns ; produced by Sarah Burns, David McMahon, Ken Burns, (videorecording DVD)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Originally broadcast as a television documentary in 2016
  • Widescreen
  • Special features: The Anderson Monarchs; outtakes; a conversation with the filmmakers
Color
mixed
Configuration of playback channels
mixed
Contents
  • Vol 1:
  • Jackie Robinson
  • Vol 2:
  • Special features
Control code
941834710
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
2 videodiscs (approximately 240 min.)
Isbn
9781627896184
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
841887027557
Other physical details
sound, color with black and white sequences
Publisher number
  • JARO600
  • JARO600.1
  • JARO600.2
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)941834710
System details
DVD; NTSC; region 1; widescreen presentation; 5.1 surround (English) and stereo (Spanish)
Video recording format
DVD
Label
Jackie Robinson, a Florentine Films production ; produced in association with Major League Baseball, WETA, Washington, D.C. ; directed by Ken Burns, Sarah Burns, David McMahon ; written by David MacMahon & Sarah Burns ; produced by Sarah Burns, David McMahon, Ken Burns, (videorecording DVD)
Publication
Note
  • Originally broadcast as a television documentary in 2016
  • Widescreen
  • Special features: The Anderson Monarchs; outtakes; a conversation with the filmmakers
Color
mixed
Configuration of playback channels
mixed
Contents
  • Vol 1:
  • Jackie Robinson
  • Vol 2:
  • Special features
Control code
941834710
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
2 videodiscs (approximately 240 min.)
Isbn
9781627896184
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
841887027557
Other physical details
sound, color with black and white sequences
Publisher number
  • JARO600
  • JARO600.1
  • JARO600.2
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)941834710
System details
DVD; NTSC; region 1; widescreen presentation; 5.1 surround (English) and stereo (Spanish)
Video recording format
DVD

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