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The Resource League of denial : the NFL's concussion crisis, produced by Michael Kirk, Jim Gilmore, Mike Wiser ; written by Michael Kirk & Mike Wiser and Steve Fainaru & Mark Fainaru-Wada ; directed by Michael Kirk ; a Frontline production with Kirk Documentary Group, Ltd. ; WGBH, (DVD)

League of denial : the NFL's concussion crisis, produced by Michael Kirk, Jim Gilmore, Mike Wiser ; written by Michael Kirk & Mike Wiser and Steve Fainaru & Mark Fainaru-Wada ; directed by Michael Kirk ; a Frontline production with Kirk Documentary Group, Ltd. ; WGBH, (DVD)

Label
League of denial : the NFL's concussion crisis
Title
League of denial
Title remainder
the NFL's concussion crisis
Statement of responsibility
produced by Michael Kirk, Jim Gilmore, Mike Wiser ; written by Michael Kirk & Mike Wiser and Steve Fainaru & Mark Fainaru-Wada ; directed by Michael Kirk ; a Frontline production with Kirk Documentary Group, Ltd. ; WGBH
Title variation
NFL's concussion crisis
Contributor
Composer
Director
Narrator
Producer
Reporter
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • eng
  • eng
Summary
A multibillion-dollar commercial juggernaut presides over America's indisputable national pastime. But the NFL is under assault as thousands of former players claim the league has covered up football's connection to long-term brain injuries. In a special two-hour investigation, Frontline and prize-winning journalists Steve Fainaru and Mark Fainaru-Wada of ESPN reveal the hidden story of the NFL and brain injuries
Member of
Cataloging source
TEFMT
Characteristic
videorecording
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Frontline (Television program)
Credits note
Editor, Steve Audette ; director of photography, Ben McCoy ; music, John E. Low ; camera, Travis Fox
Dewey number
617.1/027
Language note
Optional English subtitles for the deaf and hard of hearing
LC call number
RC1220.F6
LC item number
F76 2013
PerformerNote
Reporters: Jim Gilmore, Steve Fainaru, Mark Fainaru-Wada ; narrator: Will Lyman
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  • Kirk, Michael
  • Gilmore, Jim
  • Wiser, Mike
  • Fainaru, Steve
  • Fainaru-Wada, Mark
  • Lyman, Will
  • Low, John E.
  • Fainaru-Wada, Mark
  • Kirk Documentary Group
  • WGBH (Television station : Boston, Mass.)
  • WGBH Educational Foundation
  • PBS Distribution (Firm)
Runtime
116
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  • National Football League
  • Football injuries
  • Brain
  • Brain
  • Brain damage
  • Sports injuries
  • Sports medicine
  • Football
Technique
live action
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Label
League of denial : the NFL's concussion crisis, produced by Michael Kirk, Jim Gilmore, Mike Wiser ; written by Michael Kirk & Mike Wiser and Steve Fainaru & Mark Fainaru-Wada ; directed by Michael Kirk ; a Frontline production with Kirk Documentary Group, Ltd. ; WGBH, (DVD)
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Publication
Distribution
Copyright
Note
  • Originally broadcast on October 8, 2013 as a segment of the television program Frontline
  • Based on the book: League of denial: the NFL, concussions and the battle for truth by Mark Fainaru-Wada and Steve Fainaru
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Intro -- "Iron Mike" Webster -- Mike Webster's last battle -- "Here come the hits..." -- Downplaying the risk -- A scientific first -- Goodell takes charge -- Precious cargo -- "A very serious state of denial" -- Congress enters the game -- A game changer -- Damage control -- Credits
Control code
ocn861520680
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Extent
1 videodisc (116 min.)
Isbn
9781608830053
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
v
Other control number
841887020077
Other physical details
sound, color with black & white sequences
Publisher number
FRL63202
System details
DVD, widescreen, region 1, stereo
Label
League of denial : the NFL's concussion crisis, produced by Michael Kirk, Jim Gilmore, Mike Wiser ; written by Michael Kirk & Mike Wiser and Steve Fainaru & Mark Fainaru-Wada ; directed by Michael Kirk ; a Frontline production with Kirk Documentary Group, Ltd. ; WGBH, (DVD)
Publication
Distribution
Copyright
Note
  • Originally broadcast on October 8, 2013 as a segment of the television program Frontline
  • Based on the book: League of denial: the NFL, concussions and the battle for truth by Mark Fainaru-Wada and Steve Fainaru
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Intro -- "Iron Mike" Webster -- Mike Webster's last battle -- "Here come the hits..." -- Downplaying the risk -- A scientific first -- Goodell takes charge -- Precious cargo -- "A very serious state of denial" -- Congress enters the game -- A game changer -- Damage control -- Credits
Control code
ocn861520680
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Extent
1 videodisc (116 min.)
Isbn
9781608830053
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
v
Other control number
841887020077
Other physical details
sound, color with black & white sequences
Publisher number
FRL63202
System details
DVD, widescreen, region 1, stereo

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