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The Resource Being mortal, a Frontline production with 2over10 Media ; producer and director, Thomas Jennings ; writers, Thomas Jennings & Atul Gawande

Being mortal, a Frontline production with 2over10 Media ; producer and director, Thomas Jennings ; writers, Thomas Jennings & Atul Gawande

Label
Being mortal
Title
Being mortal
Statement of responsibility
a Frontline production with 2over10 Media ; producer and director, Thomas Jennings ; writers, Thomas Jennings & Atul Gawande
Contributor
Film distributor
Presenter
Production company
Publisher
Screenwriter
Television director
Television producer
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • eng
  • eng
Summary
Frontline teams up with writer and surgeon Atul Gawande to examine how doctors care for terminally ill patients. In conjunction with Gawande's new book, Being Mortal, the film explores the relationships between doctors and patients nearing the end of life, and shows how many doctors, including himself, struggle to talk honestly and openly
Member of
Cataloging source
TEFMT
Characteristic
videorecording
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/collectionName
Frontline (Television program)
Date time place
Originally broadcast by PBS on Feb. 10, 2015, as an episode of the television series "Frontline."
Dewey number
362.17/5
Language note
English dialogue; optional English subtitles
LC call number
R726.8
LC item number
.F76 2015
PerformerNote
Atul Gawande, correspondent
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1961-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Jennings, Tom
  • Gawande, Atul
  • 2over10 Media
  • WGBH Educational Foundation
  • PBS Distribution (Firm)
Runtime
60
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  • Terminally ill
  • Terminal care
  • Critical care medicine
  • Aging
  • Physician and patient
  • Quality of life
  • Death
Target audience
adult
Technique
live action
Label
Being mortal, a Frontline production with 2over10 Media ; producer and director, Thomas Jennings ; writers, Thomas Jennings & Atul Gawande
Instantiates
Publication
Distribution
Copyright
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
  • vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
stereophonic
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
  • tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
  • 4 3/4 in.
  • other
Extent
1 videodisc (approximately 60 min.)
Isbn
9781627893022
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
841887024310
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
FRL63306
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn904562938
  • (Sirsi) o904562938
  • (OCoLC)904562938
System details
DVD, widescreen, stereo, NTSC, region 1
Video recording format
DVD
Label
Being mortal, a Frontline production with 2over10 Media ; producer and director, Thomas Jennings ; writers, Thomas Jennings & Atul Gawande
Publication
Distribution
Copyright
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
  • vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
stereophonic
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
  • tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
  • 4 3/4 in.
  • other
Extent
1 videodisc (approximately 60 min.)
Isbn
9781627893022
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
841887024310
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
FRL63306
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn904562938
  • (Sirsi) o904562938
  • (OCoLC)904562938
System details
DVD, widescreen, stereo, NTSC, region 1
Video recording format
DVD

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