The Resource A paralyzing fear : the story of polio in America, directed and written by Nina Gilden Seavey ; produced by Paul Wagner and Nina Gilden Seavey, (videorecording)

A paralyzing fear : the story of polio in America, directed and written by Nina Gilden Seavey ; produced by Paul Wagner and Nina Gilden Seavey, (videorecording)

Label
A paralyzing fear : the story of polio in America
Title
A paralyzing fear
Title remainder
the story of polio in America
Statement of responsibility
directed and written by Nina Gilden Seavey ; produced by Paul Wagner and Nina Gilden Seavey
Title variation
Story of polio in America
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Chronicles the history of polio and discusses how it affected life in America, how it was treated, how doctors found the vaccine, how it has helped researchers stop the spread of other diseases, and other related topics
Cataloging source
KyLxBWI
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Cinematography, Allen Moore, Reuben Aaronson ; editor, Catherine Shields ; original score, Paul Christianson
Dewey number
614.5/49/0973
Language note
Soundtrack in English; closed-captioned
LC call number
RC181.U5
LC item number
P37 1998
PerformerNote
Narrated by Polympia Dukakis, Stephen Chodorov
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1948-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Dukakis, Olympia
  • Chodorov, Stephan
  • Seavey, Nina Gilden
  • Wagner, Paul
Runtime
90
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  • Poliomyelitis
  • Poliomyelitis
  • Films for the hearing impaired
Target audience
general
Technique
live action
Label
A paralyzing fear : the story of polio in America, directed and written by Nina Gilden Seavey ; produced by Paul Wagner and Nina Gilden Seavey, (videorecording)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Title and credits from container
  • Special features: three minidocs on epidemic disease; biographies; history of polio timeline; archival photo gallery
Color
mixed
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Standard format.
Extent
1 videodisc (ca. 90 min.)
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
720229911382
Other physical details
sd., col. and b&w
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
Stock number
MZ00624627
System control number
AHO-9521
System details
DVD
Video recording format
DVD
Label
A paralyzing fear : the story of polio in America, directed and written by Nina Gilden Seavey ; produced by Paul Wagner and Nina Gilden Seavey, (videorecording)
Publication
Note
  • Title and credits from container
  • Special features: three minidocs on epidemic disease; biographies; history of polio timeline; archival photo gallery
Color
mixed
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Standard format.
Extent
1 videodisc (ca. 90 min.)
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
720229911382
Other physical details
sd., col. and b&w
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
Stock number
MZ00624627
System control number
AHO-9521
System details
DVD
Video recording format
DVD

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