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The Resource Jackie Robinson, Florentine Films and WETA in association with Major League Baseball ; producer, Ken Burns ; directors, Ken Burns, Sarah Burns & David McMahon

Jackie Robinson, Florentine Films and WETA in association with Major League Baseball ; producer, Ken Burns ; directors, Ken Burns, Sarah Burns & David McMahon

Label
Jackie Robinson
Title
Jackie Robinson
Statement of responsibility
Florentine Films and WETA in association with Major League Baseball ; producer, Ken Burns ; directors, Ken Burns, Sarah Burns & David McMahon
Contributor
Narrator
Publisher
Television director
Television producer
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • spa
  • spa
  • eng
  • 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 continue to inspire generations of Americans
Cataloging source
TEFMT
Characteristic
videorecording
Dewey number
  • 796.357092
  • B
Intended audience
Rating: TVPG
Language note
English or Spanish dialogue; Spanish or English subtitles. Described video
LC call number
GV865.R6
LC item number
J33 2016
PerformerNote
Narrator, Keith David
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1953-
  • 1976-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Burns, Ken
  • Burns, Sarah
  • David, Keith
  • McMahon, David
  • Florentine Films
  • WETA-TV (Television station : Washington, D.C.)
  • Major League Baseball (Organization)
  • PBS Distribution (Firm)
Runtime
240
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Robinson, Jackie
  • African American baseball players
Technique
live action
Label
Jackie Robinson, Florentine Films and WETA in association with Major League Baseball ; producer, Ken Burns ; directors, Ken Burns, Sarah Burns & David McMahon
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Special features: The Anderson Monarchs outtakes; a conversation with the filmmakers
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
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
2 videodiscs (240 min.)
Isbn
9781627896191
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
841887027564
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
JAR600B
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • ocn945097017
  • (OCoLC)945097017
System details
Blu-ray, widescreen (16x9); stereo; requires Blu-ray player
Video recording format
Blu-ray disc
Label
Jackie Robinson, Florentine Films and WETA in association with Major League Baseball ; producer, Ken Burns ; directors, Ken Burns, Sarah Burns & David McMahon
Publication
Note
Special features: The Anderson Monarchs outtakes; a conversation with the filmmakers
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
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
2 videodiscs (240 min.)
Isbn
9781627896191
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
841887027564
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
JAR600B
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • ocn945097017
  • (OCoLC)945097017
System details
Blu-ray, widescreen (16x9); stereo; requires Blu-ray player
Video recording format
Blu-ray disc

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