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The Resource Influenza, 1918, a Robert Kenner Films production for American Experience ; produced and directed by Robert Kenner ; written by Ken Chowder, (DVD)

Influenza, 1918, a Robert Kenner Films production for American Experience ; produced and directed by Robert Kenner ; written by Ken Chowder, (DVD)

Label
Influenza, 1918
Title
Influenza, 1918
Statement of responsibility
a Robert Kenner Films production for American Experience ; produced and directed by Robert Kenner ; written by Ken Chowder
Title variation
Worst epidemic in American history
Contributor
Screenwriter
Composer
Cinematographer
Director
Editor of moving image work
Narrator
Production company
Producer
Subject
Language
  • eng
  • eng
  • eng
Summary
In the spring of 1918, an army private reported to a hospital in Kansas. He was diagnosed with the flu, an illness that doctors knew little about. By the end of WWI, America was ravaged by a flu epidemic that killed 675,000 people
Member of
Cataloging source
TEFMT
Characteristic
videorecording
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/collectionName
American experience (Television program)
Credits note
Editor, Alison Ellwood; music, Mark Adler; cinematography, Don Lenzer [and others]
Dewey number
614.5/18/09041
Intended audience
MPAA rating: Not rated
Language note
Closed-captioned
LC call number
RC150.5.A2
LC item number
I54 2006
NLM call number
WC 515
NLM item number
I43 2006
PerformerNote
Narrated by Linda Hunt
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1950-
  • 1945-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Kenner, Robert
  • Chowder, Ken
  • Hunt, Linda
  • Ellwood, Alison
  • Adler, Mark
  • Lenzer, Don
  • Robert Kenner Films
  • PBS Home Video
  • WGBH (Television station : Boston, Mass.)
Runtime
60
Series statement
PBS
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Influenza Epidemic, 1918-1919
  • Influenza
  • Epidemics
  • Documentaries and Factual Films
  • Documentary
  • Documentary television programs
  • Video recordings for the hearing impaired
Target audience
general
Technique
live action
Label
Influenza, 1918, a Robert Kenner Films production for American Experience ; produced and directed by Robert Kenner ; written by Ken Chowder, (DVD)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Originally broadcast on the television series American experience in 1998
  • Teacher's guide included on disc as a PDF file or via American experience website
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
  • vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
mixed
Configuration of playback channels
stereophonic
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
  • tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Sickness at Camp Devens
  • A national epidemic
  • The death toll rises
  • Searching for a cure
  • A forgotten horror
Control code
ocm62560503
Dimensions
4 3/4 in..
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (approximately 60 min.)
Governing access note
This title has been purchased with educational public performance rights
Isbn
9780793691371
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
  • 00841887006385
  • 841887006385
Other physical details
sound, color & black and white
Publisher number
AMER605
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)62560503
System details
DVD, NTSC, region 1, full screen presentation; stereo
Terms governing use
This title has been purchased with educational public performance rights.
Video recording format
DVD
Label
Influenza, 1918, a Robert Kenner Films production for American Experience ; produced and directed by Robert Kenner ; written by Ken Chowder, (DVD)
Publication
Note
  • Originally broadcast on the television series American experience in 1998
  • Teacher's guide included on disc as a PDF file or via American experience website
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
  • vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
mixed
Configuration of playback channels
stereophonic
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
  • tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Sickness at Camp Devens
  • A national epidemic
  • The death toll rises
  • Searching for a cure
  • A forgotten horror
Control code
ocm62560503
Dimensions
4 3/4 in..
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (approximately 60 min.)
Governing access note
This title has been purchased with educational public performance rights
Isbn
9780793691371
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
  • 00841887006385
  • 841887006385
Other physical details
sound, color & black and white
Publisher number
AMER605
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)62560503
System details
DVD, NTSC, region 1, full screen presentation; stereo
Terms governing use
This title has been purchased with educational public performance rights.
Video recording format
DVD

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