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The Resource Partners of the heart, a Duke Media and Spark Media production for American experience, (DVD)

Partners of the heart, a Duke Media and Spark Media production for American experience, (DVD)

Label
Partners of the heart
Title
Partners of the heart
Statement of responsibility
a Duke Media and Spark Media production for American experience
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Partners of the Heart tells the story of Vivien Thomas and Alferd Blalock, whose discoveries saved the lives of thousands of "blue babies" -- Children born with a deadly heart defect. The men's stunning success ushered in a new era of cardiac medicine and launched modern heart surgery. At age 19, with only a high school degree and at a time when his color barred him from being treated in many hospitals, overlooked American story of personal triumph
Member of
Cataloging source
FHF
Characteristic
videorecording
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/collectionName
American experience (Television program)
Credits note
Producer, Andrea Kalin ; writers, Lou Potter and Andrea Kalin ; director, Andrea Kalin. director of photography, John Rhode ; editors, Susan Fanshel, Barbara Burst ; music, Joseph Vitarelli
Language note
Closed-captioned
PerformerNote
Narrator, Morgan Freeman ; Courtney B. Vance (voice of Vivien Thomas)
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Kalin, Andrea
  • Freeman, Morgan
  • Vance, Courtney B
Runtime
60
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Thomas, Vivien T
  • Blalock, Alfred
  • Cardiovascular system
  • Surgery, Experimental
  • Video recordings for the hearing impaired
Technique
other
Label
Partners of the heart, a Duke Media and Spark Media production for American experience, (DVD)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Title from container
  • Originally broadcast on the PBS television program: American experience
  • Bonus DVD features. Mini-documentaries: 8 short films explore the themes and legacy of Partners of the Heart. Full accessibility through captioning and audio descriptions
Color
mixed
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Control code
ocm51850270
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (ca. 60 min.)
Isbn
9780780642072
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
794054882629
Other physical details
sd., col. and b&w
Publisher number
B8826
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(Sirsi) ACG-8701
System details
DVD, Dolby surround stereo, widescreen format
Video recording format
DVD
Label
Partners of the heart, a Duke Media and Spark Media production for American experience, (DVD)
Publication
Note
  • Title from container
  • Originally broadcast on the PBS television program: American experience
  • Bonus DVD features. Mini-documentaries: 8 short films explore the themes and legacy of Partners of the Heart. Full accessibility through captioning and audio descriptions
Color
mixed
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Control code
ocm51850270
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (ca. 60 min.)
Isbn
9780780642072
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
794054882629
Other physical details
sd., col. and b&w
Publisher number
B8826
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(Sirsi) ACG-8701
System details
DVD, Dolby surround stereo, widescreen format
Video recording format
DVD

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