The Resource Baseball, Inning 5, 1930-1940 | Shadow ball, a Florentine Films production ; a film by Ken Burns ; produced in association with WETA-TV, Washington, (videorecording)

Baseball, Inning 5, 1930-1940 | Shadow ball, a Florentine Films production ; a film by Ken Burns ; produced in association with WETA-TV, Washington, (videorecording)

Label
Baseball, Inning 5, 1930-1940 | Shadow ball
Title
Baseball
Title part
  • Inning 5, 1930-1940
  • Shadow ball
Statement of responsibility
a Florentine Films production ; a film by Ken Burns ; produced in association with WETA-TV, Washington
Title variation
Baseball
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
The Negro Leagues bring baseball to towns the Major Leagues ignore. To delight the fans they develop an elaborate warm-up routine in pantomime; throwing and hitting an invisible ball. It's called "shadow ball."
Cataloging source
FBR
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Producers, Ken Burns, Lynn Novick ; writers, Geoffrey C. Ward, Ken Burns ; supervising film editor, Paul Barnes ; episode editor, Yaffa Lerea
Intended audience
Not rated
Language note
Closed captioned
PerformerNote
Narrated by John Chancellor
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  • 1953-
  • 1927-1996
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  • Burns, Ken
  • Chancellor, John
  • Florentine Films
  • WETA-TV (Television station : Washington, D.C.)
Runtime
125
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  • Baseball
  • Films for the hearing impaired
Technique
live action
Label
Baseball, Inning 5, 1930-1940 | Shadow ball, a Florentine Films production ; a film by Ken Burns ; produced in association with WETA-TV, Washington, (videorecording)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Title from disc label
  • Videodisc release of a 1994 television program
Color
mixed
Configuration of playback channels
stereophonic
Control code
ocm60385240
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (125 min.)
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other physical details
sd., col. with b&w sequences
Publisher number
88578
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(Sirsi) 781424
System details
DVD ; region 1 ; full screen presentation ; Dolby surround stereo
Video recording format
DVD
Label
Baseball, Inning 5, 1930-1940 | Shadow ball, a Florentine Films production ; a film by Ken Burns ; produced in association with WETA-TV, Washington, (videorecording)
Publication
Note
  • Title from disc label
  • Videodisc release of a 1994 television program
Color
mixed
Configuration of playback channels
stereophonic
Control code
ocm60385240
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (125 min.)
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other physical details
sd., col. with b&w sequences
Publisher number
88578
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(Sirsi) 781424
System details
DVD ; region 1 ; full screen presentation ; Dolby surround stereo
Video recording format
DVD

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