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Lights out! / written & directed by Michael McNamara ; produced by Judy Holm, Michael McNamara ; produced by Markham Street Films Inc. in association with the Canadian Broadcasting Corporation.

McNamara, Michael, 1953- (Added Author). Holm, Judy. (Added Author). Suzuki, David T., 1936- (Added Author). Public Broadcasting Service (U.S.) (Added Author). Markham Street Films. (Added Author). Canadian Broadcasting Corporation. (Added Author). PBS Distribution (Firm), (film distribution.).
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  • 2 of 2 copies available at Evergreen Indiana.

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Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Hagerstown Jefferson Twp PL - Hagerstown DVD LIGH (Text) 39213000744460 Adult DVDs Available -
Jackson Co PL - Seymour Main Library DVD 363.7 LIGHTS (Text) 37500004185837 Movies Available -

Record details

  • ISBN: 9781627892810
  • ISBN: 1627892818
  • Physical Description: 1 videodisc (approximately 44 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
  • Distributor: [United States] : Distributed by PBS Distribution, c2015.

Content descriptions

General Note:
Title from disc label; credits from screen.
Program content: c2012.
For CBC: the nature of things.
Formatted Contents Note:
A global human experiment -- Illuminating results -- Circadian disruptions -- Shifting light, shifting lives -- A bright future?
Creation/Production Credits Note:
Editor, Roderick Deogrades ; director of photography, Catherine Lutes, James Griffith ; music composed by Kurt Swinghammer.
Participant or Performer Note:
Narrator, David Suzuki.
Summary, etc.:
Our planet is lit up 24 hours a day, seven days a week. We're addicted to light of all kinds, and like anything else that's addictive, is too much a bad thing? Join leading scientists in the lab and in the field to discover how much harm light at night may be causing people and to learn about the ground-breaking steps being taken to protect us.
System Details Note:
DVD; region 1, NTSC; widescreen presentation; stereo.
Language Note:
Subject: Light.
Public safety.
Genre: Nonfiction films.
Video recordings for the hearing impaired.

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