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The boys of '36 [videorecording] / an Elastic String Productions film for American Experience ; produced by, Margaret Grossi, Mary Carillo ; written by Aaron R. Cohen ; directed by Margaret Grossi ; executive producer, Mark Samels.

Grossi, Margaret, television director, television producer. (Added Author). Bowden, Mary Carillo television producer. (Added Author). Cohen, Aaron R., author. (Added Author). Platt, Oliver narrator. (Added Author). Public Broadcasting Service (U.S.) publisher. (Added Author). Elastic String Productions, production company. (Added Author). WGBH Educational Foundation production company. (Added Author). PBS Distribution (Firm) film distributor. (Added Author).
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Benton County Public Library - Fowler DVD 192 BIO (Text) 34044000898195 VIDEO Available -
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  • ISBN: 9781627897419
  • ISBN: 1627897410
  • Physical Description: 1 videodisc (ca. 60 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
  • Publisher: [Boston, MA] : WGBH Educational Foundation : c2016.

Content descriptions

General Note: Title from disc label; credits from screen.
"For gold. For country. For each other."--Container.
"Subtitles are a function of the disc and serve the same purpose as closed captions."--Container.
Formatted Contents Note: Joe Rantz -- Tension in the boathouse -- Building the team -- Road to the Olympics -- Racing for gold.
Creation/Production Credits Note: Edited by Mark Dugas ; director of photography, Samson Chan ; original music by Joel Goodman & Benjamin Krause.
Participant or Performer Note: Narrated by Oliver Platt.
Summary, etc.: 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.
System Details Note: DVD; region 1, NTSC; widescreen presentation; 5.1 surround.
Language Note: Closed-captioned.
Subject: University of Washington > Rowing > History.
Olympic Games (11th : 1936 : Berlin, Germany)
Rowing > United States > History.
Rowers > United States > Biography.
Genre: Documentary films
Sports films
Video recordings for the hearing impaired

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