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The Resource Baseball, Florentine Films production ; in association with WETA-TV, Washington ; Baseball Film Project, Inc. ; a film by Ken Burns, (videorecording)

Baseball, Florentine Films production ; in association with WETA-TV, Washington ; Baseball Film Project, Inc. ; a film by Ken Burns, (videorecording)

Label
Baseball
Title
Baseball
Statement of responsibility
Florentine Films production ; in association with WETA-TV, Washington ; Baseball Film Project, Inc. ; a film by Ken Burns
Title variation
Baseball, a film by Ken Burns
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
The definitive documentary of America's pastime, baseball. Through a skillful blend of still photographs, film footage, interviews and voice overs, the the history of "The Game" is brought to life. Covering the period from the 1840's to 1994 (just before the strike), the high and low moments, heroes and villains are explored and examined, providing an in-depth, informative look at the game
Related
Cataloging source
SCR
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Producers, Ken Burns, Lynn Novick writers, Geoffrey C. Ward, Ken Burns ; cinematography, Buddy Squires, Ken Burns, Allen Moore ; music, Jacqueline Schawb ... [et al.]
Language note
Closed captioned for the hearing impaired
PerformerNote
Narrator, John Chancellor ; voices, Adam Arkin, ... [et al.]
Runtime
0
Technique
live action
Label
Baseball, Florentine Films production ; in association with WETA-TV, Washington ; Baseball Film Project, Inc. ; a film by Ken Burns, (videorecording)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Videodisc release of a 1994 television program
Color
mixed
Configuration of playback channels
stereophonic
Contents
[Vol.1] Inning one : Our game, the 1840's-1900 (115 min.) -- [Vol.2] Inning two : Something like a war, 1900-1910 (107 min.) -- [Vol.3] Inning three : The faith of fifty million people, 1910-1920 (120 min.) -- [Vol.4] Inning four : A national heirloom, 1920-1930 (117 min.) -- [Vol.5] Inning five: Shadow ball, 1930-1940 (126 min.) -- [Vol.6] Inning six : The national pastime, 1940-1950 (151 min.) -- [Vol.7] Inning seven : The capital of baseball, 1950-1960 (134 min.) -- [Vol.8] Inning eight: A whole new ballgame, 1960-1970 (116 min.) -- [Vol.9] Inning nine : Home, 1970-present (148 min.) -- [vol.10] Extra Inning (240 min.)
Control code
ocm45424965
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
10 videodiscs (ca. 23 hrs.)
Isbn
9780780630451
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
841887051262
Other physical details
sd., col. with b&w sequences
Publisher number
  • B3161D
  • B3162D
  • B3163D
  • B3164D
  • B3165D
  • B3166D
  • B3167D
  • B3168D
  • B3169D
  • B3175D
  • 88578
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
45424965
System details
DVDs
Video recording format
DVD
Label
Baseball, Florentine Films production ; in association with WETA-TV, Washington ; Baseball Film Project, Inc. ; a film by Ken Burns, (videorecording)
Publication
Note
Videodisc release of a 1994 television program
Color
mixed
Configuration of playback channels
stereophonic
Contents
[Vol.1] Inning one : Our game, the 1840's-1900 (115 min.) -- [Vol.2] Inning two : Something like a war, 1900-1910 (107 min.) -- [Vol.3] Inning three : The faith of fifty million people, 1910-1920 (120 min.) -- [Vol.4] Inning four : A national heirloom, 1920-1930 (117 min.) -- [Vol.5] Inning five: Shadow ball, 1930-1940 (126 min.) -- [Vol.6] Inning six : The national pastime, 1940-1950 (151 min.) -- [Vol.7] Inning seven : The capital of baseball, 1950-1960 (134 min.) -- [Vol.8] Inning eight: A whole new ballgame, 1960-1970 (116 min.) -- [Vol.9] Inning nine : Home, 1970-present (148 min.) -- [vol.10] Extra Inning (240 min.)
Control code
ocm45424965
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
10 videodiscs (ca. 23 hrs.)
Isbn
9780780630451
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
841887051262
Other physical details
sd., col. with b&w sequences
Publisher number
  • B3161D
  • B3162D
  • B3163D
  • B3164D
  • B3165D
  • B3166D
  • B3167D
  • B3168D
  • B3169D
  • B3175D
  • 88578
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
45424965
System details
DVDs
Video recording format
DVD

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