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The Resource Partners of the heart, a Duke Media and Spark Media production for American experience ; WGBH Boston ; producer, Andrea Kalin ; writers, Lou Potter and Andrea Kalin ; director, Andrea Kalin

Partners of the heart, a Duke Media and Spark Media production for American experience ; WGBH Boston ; producer, Andrea Kalin ; writers, Lou Potter and Andrea Kalin ; director, Andrea Kalin

Label
Partners of the heart
Title
Partners of the heart
Statement of responsibility
a Duke Media and Spark Media production for American experience ; WGBH Boston ; producer, Andrea Kalin ; writers, Lou Potter and Andrea Kalin ; director, Andrea Kalin
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
Credits note
Director of photography, John Rhode ; editors, Susan Fanshel, Barbara Burst ; music, Joseph Vitarelli
Intended audience
MPAA rating: Not rated
Language note
Closed-captioned
PerformerNote
Narrator, Morgan Freeman ; Courtney B. Vance (voice of Vivien Thomas)
Runtime
60
Technique
other
Label
Partners of the heart, a Duke Media and Spark Media production for American experience ; WGBH Boston ; producer, Andrea Kalin ; writers, Lou Potter and Andrea Kalin ; director, Andrea Kalin
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • 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
  • Documentary
  • Originally broadcast on the PBS television program: American experience
  • Title from container
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
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Widescreen version.
Extent
1 videodisc (ca. 60 min.)
Isbn
9780780642072
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
v
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
ocm51850270
System details
DVD, Dolby surround stereo, Region 1 encoding
Video recording format
DVD
Label
Partners of the heart, a Duke Media and Spark Media production for American experience ; WGBH Boston ; producer, Andrea Kalin ; writers, Lou Potter and Andrea Kalin ; director, Andrea Kalin
Publication
Note
  • 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
  • Documentary
  • Originally broadcast on the PBS television program: American experience
  • Title from container
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
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Widescreen version.
Extent
1 videodisc (ca. 60 min.)
Isbn
9780780642072
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
v
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
ocm51850270
System details
DVD, Dolby surround stereo, Region 1 encoding
Video recording format
DVD

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