The Resource Baseball, a film by Ken Burns ; a production of Florentine Films and WETA-TV, Washington ; produced by Ken Burns and Lynn Novick ; written by Geoffrey C. Ward & Ken Burns

Baseball, a film by Ken Burns ; a production of Florentine Films and WETA-TV, Washington ; produced by Ken Burns and Lynn Novick ; written by Geoffrey C. Ward & Ken Burns

Label
Baseball
Title
Baseball
Statement of responsibility
a film by Ken Burns ; a production of Florentine Films and WETA-TV, Washington ; produced by Ken Burns and Lynn Novick ; written by Geoffrey C. Ward & Ken Burns
Title variation
Baseball
Title variation remainder
1840s-2009
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • spa
  • 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
Related
Cataloging source
IZ8
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Cinematography, Buddy Squires, Ken Burns, Allen Moore ; music, Jacqueline Schawb ... [et al.]
Intended audience
MPAA rating: Not rated
Language note
English and Spanish; Closed-captioned
PerformerNote
Narrator, John Chancellor ; voices, Adam Arkin [and others]
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1953-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Burns, Ken
  • Novick, Lynn
  • Ward, Geoffrey C
  • PBS Home Video
  • Paramount Home Entertainment (Firm)
  • WETA-TV (Television station : Washington, D.C.)
Runtime
0
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Baseball
  • United States
Target audience
adult
Technique
live action
Label
Baseball, a film by Ken Burns ; a production of Florentine Films and WETA-TV, Washington ; produced by Ken Burns and Lynn Novick ; written by Geoffrey C. Ward & Ken Burns
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Videodisc release of a 1994 television program ; includes the Tenth inning shown on PBS in 2010
Color
mixed
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Contents
  • Fifth inning: Shadow ball, 1930-1940
  • (126 min.)
  • Sixth inning: The national pastime, 1940-1950
  • (151 min.)
  • Seventh inning: The capital of baseball, 1950-1960
  • (134 min.)
  • Eighth inning: A whole new ballgame, 1960-1970
  • (116 min.)
  • Ninth inning: Home, 1970-1992
  • (148 min.)
  • First inning: Our game, the 1840s-1900
  • Top of the Tenth, 1992-1999
  • (116 min.)
  • Bottom of the Tenth, 1999-2009
  • (124 min.)
  • (115 min.)
  • Second inning: Something like a war, 1900-1910
  • (107 min.)
  • Third inning: The faith of fifty million people, 1910-1920
  • (120 min.)
  • Fourth inning: A national heirloom, 1920-1930
  • (117 min.)
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
11 videodiscs
Isbn
9781608832774
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
841887012805
Other physical details
sd., col. with b&w sequences
Publisher number
BASE610
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn669192501
  • (OCoLC)669192501
  • 777793
System details
DVD; NTSC; Region 1; Full screen & widescreen; 5.1 surround
Video recording format
DVD
Label
Baseball, a film by Ken Burns ; a production of Florentine Films and WETA-TV, Washington ; produced by Ken Burns and Lynn Novick ; written by Geoffrey C. Ward & Ken Burns
Publication
Note
Videodisc release of a 1994 television program ; includes the Tenth inning shown on PBS in 2010
Color
mixed
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Contents
  • Fifth inning: Shadow ball, 1930-1940
  • (126 min.)
  • Sixth inning: The national pastime, 1940-1950
  • (151 min.)
  • Seventh inning: The capital of baseball, 1950-1960
  • (134 min.)
  • Eighth inning: A whole new ballgame, 1960-1970
  • (116 min.)
  • Ninth inning: Home, 1970-1992
  • (148 min.)
  • First inning: Our game, the 1840s-1900
  • Top of the Tenth, 1992-1999
  • (116 min.)
  • Bottom of the Tenth, 1999-2009
  • (124 min.)
  • (115 min.)
  • Second inning: Something like a war, 1900-1910
  • (107 min.)
  • Third inning: The faith of fifty million people, 1910-1920
  • (120 min.)
  • Fourth inning: A national heirloom, 1920-1930
  • (117 min.)
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
11 videodiscs
Isbn
9781608832774
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
841887012805
Other physical details
sd., col. with b&w sequences
Publisher number
BASE610
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn669192501
  • (OCoLC)669192501
  • 777793
System details
DVD; NTSC; Region 1; Full screen & widescreen; 5.1 surround
Video recording format
DVD

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