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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, (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, (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.] ; editors, Paul Barnes, Yaffa Lerea, Tricia Reidy, Michael Levine, Rick Desgres
Dewey number
796.357
Intended audience
MPAA rating: Not rated ; Canadian home video rating: PG
Language note
  • English and Spanish
  • Closed-captioned
  • Subtitles in English 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
  • Ward, Geoffrey C
Runtime
0
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
Baseball
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, (videorecording)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Videodisc release of a 1994 television program produced by the Baseball Film Project, Inc. ; includes the Tenth inning shown on PBS in 2010
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
  • (120 min.) ;
  • [disc 4.]
  • The fourth inning : a national heirloom, 1920-1930
  • (117 min.)
  • [v. 3] [disc 5.]
  • The fifth inning : shadow ball, 1930-1940
  • (126 min.) ;
  • [disc 6.]
  • The sixth inning : the national pastime, 1940-1950
  • (151 min.)
  • [v. 1] [disc 1.]
  • [v. 4] [disc 7.]
  • The seventh inning : the capital of baseball, 1950-1960
  • (134 min.) ;
  • [disc 8.]
  • The eighth inning : a whole new ballgame, 1960-1970
  • (116 min.)
  • [v. 5] [disc 9.]
  • The ninth inning : home, 1970-1992
  • (148 min.)
  • [v. 6] [disc 1.]
  • The first inning : our game, the 1840's-1900
  • Top of the tenth, 1992-1999
  • (116 min.) ;
  • [disc 2.]
  • Bottom of the tenth, 1999-2009
  • (124 min.)
  • (115 min.) ;
  • [disc 2.]
  • The second inning : something like a war, 1900-1910
  • (107 min.)
  • [v. 2] [disc 3.]
  • The third inning : the faith of fifty million people, 1910-1920
Control code
ocn669192501
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
11 videodiscs (approximately 23 hours)
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
  • BASE610.01
  • BASE610.02
  • BASE610.03
  • BASE610.04
  • BASE610.05
  • BASE610.06
  • BASE610.07
  • BASE610.08
  • BASE610.09
  • BASE610.10
  • BASE610.11
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (Sirsi) o669192501
  • (OCoLC)669192501
  • (Sirsi) b14338051
System details
DVD
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, (videorecording)
Publication
Note
Videodisc release of a 1994 television program produced by the Baseball Film Project, Inc. ; includes the Tenth inning shown on PBS in 2010
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
  • (120 min.) ;
  • [disc 4.]
  • The fourth inning : a national heirloom, 1920-1930
  • (117 min.)
  • [v. 3] [disc 5.]
  • The fifth inning : shadow ball, 1930-1940
  • (126 min.) ;
  • [disc 6.]
  • The sixth inning : the national pastime, 1940-1950
  • (151 min.)
  • [v. 1] [disc 1.]
  • [v. 4] [disc 7.]
  • The seventh inning : the capital of baseball, 1950-1960
  • (134 min.) ;
  • [disc 8.]
  • The eighth inning : a whole new ballgame, 1960-1970
  • (116 min.)
  • [v. 5] [disc 9.]
  • The ninth inning : home, 1970-1992
  • (148 min.)
  • [v. 6] [disc 1.]
  • The first inning : our game, the 1840's-1900
  • Top of the tenth, 1992-1999
  • (116 min.) ;
  • [disc 2.]
  • Bottom of the tenth, 1999-2009
  • (124 min.)
  • (115 min.) ;
  • [disc 2.]
  • The second inning : something like a war, 1900-1910
  • (107 min.)
  • [v. 2] [disc 3.]
  • The third inning : the faith of fifty million people, 1910-1920
Control code
ocn669192501
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
11 videodiscs (approximately 23 hours)
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
  • BASE610.01
  • BASE610.02
  • BASE610.03
  • BASE610.04
  • BASE610.05
  • BASE610.06
  • BASE610.07
  • BASE610.08
  • BASE610.09
  • BASE610.10
  • BASE610.11
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (Sirsi) o669192501
  • (OCoLC)669192501
  • (Sirsi) b14338051
System details
DVD
Video recording format
DVD

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