The Resource Baseball, a Florentine films production ; a film by Ken Burns ; produced by Ken Burns, Lynn Novick ; written by Geoffrey C. Ward & Ken Burns ; produced in association with WETA-TV, Washington

Baseball, a Florentine films production ; a film by Ken Burns ; produced by Ken Burns, Lynn Novick ; written by Geoffrey C. Ward & Ken Burns ; produced in association with WETA-TV, Washington

Label
Baseball
Title
Baseball
Statement of responsibility
a Florentine films production ; a film by Ken Burns ; produced by Ken Burns, Lynn Novick ; written by Geoffrey C. Ward & Ken Burns ; produced in association with WETA-TV, Washington
Title variation
Baseball, a film by Ken Burns
Creator
Contributor
Screenwriter
Director
Narrator
Producer
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • spa
  • eng
  • 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
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Awards note
Emmy Awards, 1995: Outstanding Informational Series (Ken Burns (producer/director/writer), Lynn Novick (producer), Geoffrey C. Ward (writer), John Chancellor (narrator)).
Cataloging source
HEV
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Cinematography, Buddy Squires, Ken Burns, Allen Moore ; editors, Yaffa Lerea, Craig Mellish ; music, Jacqueline Schawb ... [et al.]
Dewey number
796.357
Intended audience
MPAA rating: Not rated
Language note
  • Dialogue in English with optional soundtrack in Spanish and optional English SDH subtitles
  • Closed-captioned
PerformerNote
Voices, Adam Arkin ... [et al.] ; narrator, John Chancellor ; Tenth inning narrated by Keith David
Runtime
0
Target audience
general
Technique
live action
Baseball, a Florentine films production ; a film by Ken Burns ; produced by Ken Burns, Lynn Novick ; written by Geoffrey C. Ward & Ken Burns ; produced in association with WETA-TV, Washington
Label
Baseball, a Florentine films production ; a film by Ken Burns ; produced by Ken Burns, Lynn Novick ; written by Geoffrey C. Ward & Ken Burns ; produced in association with WETA-TV, Washington
Copyright
Note
  • Originally produced in 9 parts in 1994 as a documentary television program; 10th part produced in 2010
  • Special features: interview with Ken Burns and Lynn Novick, additional scenes, outtakes, and over 2 hours of bonus footage
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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
Disc 1. First inning: Our game (1840's-1900) (115 min.) -- disc 2. Second inning: Something like a war (1900-1910) (106 min.) -- disc 3. Third inning: The faith of fifty million people (1910-1920) (120 min.) -- disc 4. Fourth inning: A national heirloom (1920-1930) (146 min.) -- disc 5. Fifth inning: Shadow ball (1930-1940) (125 min.) -- disc 6. Sixth inning: The national pastime (1940-1950) (151 min.) -- disc 7. Seventh inning: The capital of baseball (1950-1960) (133 min.) -- disc 8. Eighth inning: A whole new ballgame (1960-1970) (114 min.) -- disc 9. Ninth inning: Home (1970-1992) (145 min.) -- Baseball. The tenth inning / a Florentine Films production ; directed by Ken Burns, Lynn Novick ; written by David McMahon & Lynn Novick & Ken Burns ; produced by David McMahon, Lynn Novick, Ken Burns ; produced in association with WETA Television -- disc [10]. Top of the tenth (1992-1999) (116 min.) -- disc [11]. Bottom of the tenth (1999-2009) (124 min.)
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Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
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other
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Extent
11 videodiscs in 6 volumes (approximately 23 hr.)
Isbn
9786313794058
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
  • 841887012805
  • 097368960442
  • 00097368960442
Other physical details
sound, color with black and white sequences
Publisher number
89604
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
ocn671843500
System details
DVD, region 1; NTSC; 5.1 surround; full screen presentation
Video recording format
DVD

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