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The Resource Only the ball was white, a production of WTTW Chicago ; produced & directed by Ken Solarz ; writer, Ken Solarz

Only the ball was white, a production of WTTW Chicago ; produced & directed by Ken Solarz ; writer, Ken Solarz

Label
Only the ball was white
Title
Only the ball was white
Statement of responsibility
a production of WTTW Chicago ; produced & directed by Ken Solarz ; writer, Ken Solarz
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Pays tribute to the many top-flight baseball players from the Negro Leagues. Documents a bygone bittersweet era in baseball and the men who were denied stardom by the color line
Cataloging source
PBT
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Camera, G. Richard Sato ; editor, Jay Tannenbaum ; music, John Stiernberg
PerformerNote
Narrator, Paul Winfield
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Solarz, Ken
  • Winfield, Paul
  • Stiernberg, John
  • WTTW (Television station : Chicago, Ill.)
Runtime
30
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Negro leagues
  • Baseball
  • African American baseball players
  • Discrimination in sports
Target audience
adult
Technique
live action
Label
Only the ball was white, a production of WTTW Chicago ; produced & directed by Ken Solarz ; writer, Ken Solarz
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • Originally produced in 1980
  • MPI Home Video: MP 6275
Carrier category
videocassette
Carrier category code
  • vf
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
mixed
Configuration of playback channels
monaural
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
  • tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
27955593
Dimensions
1/2 in
Dimensions
1/2 in.
Extent
1 videocassette (30 min.)
Isbn
9781562785567
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videotape
Other control number
030306627533
Other physical details
sound, color with black and white sequences
Publisher number
MP 6275
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videocassette
System details
VHS format
Video recording format
VHS (1/2 in., videocassette)
Label
Only the ball was white, a production of WTTW Chicago ; produced & directed by Ken Solarz ; writer, Ken Solarz
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • Originally produced in 1980
  • MPI Home Video: MP 6275
Carrier category
videocassette
Carrier category code
  • vf
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
mixed
Configuration of playback channels
monaural
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
  • tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
27955593
Dimensions
1/2 in
Dimensions
1/2 in.
Extent
1 videocassette (30 min.)
Isbn
9781562785567
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videotape
Other control number
030306627533
Other physical details
sound, color with black and white sequences
Publisher number
MP 6275
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videocassette
System details
VHS format
Video recording format
VHS (1/2 in., videocassette)

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