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The Resource Apollo 13 : to the edge and back, a coproduction of WGBH Boston, TV Asahi Japan, and Central Independent Television UK ; written, produced and directed by Noel Buckner, Rob Whittlesey

Apollo 13 : to the edge and back, a coproduction of WGBH Boston, TV Asahi Japan, and Central Independent Television UK ; written, produced and directed by Noel Buckner, Rob Whittlesey

Label
Apollo 13 : to the edge and back
Title
Apollo 13
Title remainder
to the edge and back
Statement of responsibility
a coproduction of WGBH Boston, TV Asahi Japan, and Central Independent Television UK ; written, produced and directed by Noel Buckner, Rob Whittlesey
Title variation
  • Apollo thirteen
  • To the edge and back
Contributor
Director
Narrator
Producer
Screenwriter
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • eng
  • eng
Summary
Presents an account of the ill-fated Apollo 13 moon mission. Shows how the ground controllers had to solve the difficult problem of getting the astronauts James Lovell, Fred Haise, and Jack Swigert back to Earth with limited air, water, and electricity. Includes interviews with the astronauts, their families, and the scientists who worked on the mission
Member of
Cataloging source
TEFMT
Characteristic
videorecording
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/collectionName
Nova (Television program)
Credits note
Music, Sheldon Mirowitz
Dewey number
629.45/4
Intended audience
TV parental guidelines rating: Not rated
Language note
Closed-captioned
PerformerNote
Narrator, Will Lyman ; interviewees, Christopher Kraft, Jim Lovell, Gene Kranz, Fred Haise, Sy Liebergot, Clint Burton, Alexei Leonov, Glynn Lunney, Jerry Gilmore, John Aaron, Jack Swigert, Mary Haise, Barbara Lovell
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1948-
  • 1933-
  • 1936-
  • 1934-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Buckner, Noel
  • Whittlesey, Rob
  • Lyman, Will
  • Kraft, Christopher C
  • Lovell, Jim
  • Kranz, Gene
  • Haise, Fred
  • Liebergot, Sy
  • Burton, Clint
  • Leonov, A. A.
  • Lunney, Glynn S
  • Gilmore, Jerry
  • Mirowitz, Sheldon
  • WGBH (Television station : Boston, Mass.)
  • Central Independent Television
  • WGBH Video (Firm)
  • Zenkoku Asahi Hōsō Kabushiki Kaisha
  • Public Broadcasting Service (U.S.)
Runtime
90
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Apollo 13 (Spacecraft)
  • Apollo 13 (Spacecraft)
  • Space vehicle accidents
  • Space flight to the moon
  • Lovell, Jim
  • Haise, Fred
  • Swigert, John L.
  • Astronauts
  • United States
Target audience
general
Technique
live action
Label
Apollo 13 : to the edge and back, a coproduction of WGBH Boston, TV Asahi Japan, and Central Independent Television UK ; written, produced and directed by Noel Buckner, Rob Whittlesey
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • Documentary
  • Subtitle on container: A thrilling struggle against all odds
  • "PBS."
  • Originally broadcast on television as an episode of the television program Nova
  • Program content: c1994
  • Videorecording
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
The race to the moon -- "Houston, we have a problem" -- The need for redundant systems -- Help on the ground -- The far side of the moon -- Waiting and enduring -- Correcting the trajectory -- Re-entry
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Full screen.
Extent
1 videodisc (approximately 90 min.)
Isbn
9781593751944
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
783421262690
Other physical details
sound, color with black and white sequences
Physical substance
  • metal
  • plastic
Publisher number
WG26269
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (OCoLC)56132926
  • ocm56132926
  • OCoLC
System details
DVD; NTSC; full screen presentation
Video recording format
DVD
Label
Apollo 13 : to the edge and back, a coproduction of WGBH Boston, TV Asahi Japan, and Central Independent Television UK ; written, produced and directed by Noel Buckner, Rob Whittlesey
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • Documentary
  • Subtitle on container: A thrilling struggle against all odds
  • "PBS."
  • Originally broadcast on television as an episode of the television program Nova
  • Program content: c1994
  • Videorecording
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
The race to the moon -- "Houston, we have a problem" -- The need for redundant systems -- Help on the ground -- The far side of the moon -- Waiting and enduring -- Correcting the trajectory -- Re-entry
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Full screen.
Extent
1 videodisc (approximately 90 min.)
Isbn
9781593751944
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
783421262690
Other physical details
sound, color with black and white sequences
Physical substance
  • metal
  • plastic
Publisher number
WG26269
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (OCoLC)56132926
  • ocm56132926
  • OCoLC
System details
DVD; NTSC; full screen presentation
Video recording format
DVD

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