The boys of '36 /
an Elastic String Productions film for American Experience ; produced by, Margaret Grossi, Mary Carillo ; written by Aaron R. Cohen ; directed by Margaret Grossi.
imprint
Arlington, Virginia : PBS Distribution , [2016]
description
1 videodisc (approximately 55 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
ISBN
1627897410, 9781627897419
format(s)
DVD
Holdings
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series title
imprint
Arlington, Virginia : PBS Distribution , [2016]
isbn
1627897410
9781627897419
standard identifier
841887028783
publisher #
AMX62807
credits note
Edited by Mark Dugas ; director of photography, Samson Chan ; original music by Joel Goodman & Benjamin Krause ; executive producer, Mark Samels.
general note
Originally produced as an episode of American Experience in 2016
Running time on container listed as 60 min.
performer
Narrated by Oliver Platt.
abstract
In 1936, nine boys from the University of Washington took the rowing world and a nation by storm, when their eight-oar crew team captured the gold medal at the Olympics in Berlin. The boys' victory, and their obstacles, inspired a nation struggling to emerge from the depths of the Depression.
language note
English language soundtrack with optonal English subtitles.
catalogue key
10562695
target audience
9-12.
Rating: TVPG.
technical details
DVD; NTSC, Region 1; widescreen; Dolby Digital 5.1 surround.

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