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

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

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
Genre
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, and enthralling look at this truly American passion. In Baseball The tenth inning it is an age of globalization and deregulation, a cataclysmic strike over money and power
Related
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.]
Intended audience
MPAA rating: Not Rated
Language note
Closed captioned for the hearing impaired
PerformerNote
Narrator, John Chancellor ; voices, Adam Arkin, ... [et al.]
Runtime
0
Target audience
adult
Technique
live action
Label
Baseball, Florentine Films production ; in association with WETA-TV, Washington ; Baseball Film Project, Inc. ; a film by Ken Burns
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
Videodisc release of a 1994 television program
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
The First inning: Our game, the 1840's-1900 (115 min.) -- The Second inning: Something like a war, 1900-1910 (106 min.) -- The Third inning: The faith of fifty million people, 1910-1920 (120 min.) -- The Fourth inning: A national heirloom, 1920-1930 (146 min.) -- The Fifth inning: Shadow ball, 1930-1940 (125 min.) -- The Sixth inning: The national pastime, 1940-1950 (151 min.) -- The Seventh inning: The capital of baseball, 1950-1960 (133 min.) -- The Eighth inning: A whole new ballgame, 1960-1970 (114 min.) -- The Ninth inning: Home, 1970-1992 (145 min.) -- The Tenth inning: Disc 1: Top of the tenth, 1992-1999 (116 min.) Disc 2: Bottom of the tenth, 1999-2009 (124 min.)
Control code
18871010
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
11 videodiscs (approximately 23 hr. 14 min.)
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other physical details
sound, color with black and white sequences
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System details
DVD
Video recording format
DVD
Label
Baseball, Florentine Films production ; in association with WETA-TV, Washington ; Baseball Film Project, Inc. ; a film by Ken Burns
Publication
Copyright
Note
Videodisc release of a 1994 television program
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
The First inning: Our game, the 1840's-1900 (115 min.) -- The Second inning: Something like a war, 1900-1910 (106 min.) -- The Third inning: The faith of fifty million people, 1910-1920 (120 min.) -- The Fourth inning: A national heirloom, 1920-1930 (146 min.) -- The Fifth inning: Shadow ball, 1930-1940 (125 min.) -- The Sixth inning: The national pastime, 1940-1950 (151 min.) -- The Seventh inning: The capital of baseball, 1950-1960 (133 min.) -- The Eighth inning: A whole new ballgame, 1960-1970 (114 min.) -- The Ninth inning: Home, 1970-1992 (145 min.) -- The Tenth inning: Disc 1: Top of the tenth, 1992-1999 (116 min.) Disc 2: Bottom of the tenth, 1999-2009 (124 min.)
Control code
18871010
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
11 videodiscs (approximately 23 hr. 14 min.)
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other physical details
sound, color with black and white sequences
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System details
DVD
Video recording format
DVD

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