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The Resource The miracle of life, produced by Swedish Television in association with WGBH Boston ; directors and producers, Bo G. Erikson, Carl O. Lofman ; for NOVA, written and produced by Bebe Nixon

The miracle of life, produced by Swedish Television in association with WGBH Boston ; directors and producers, Bo G. Erikson, Carl O. Lofman ; for NOVA, written and produced by Bebe Nixon

Label
The miracle of life
Title
The miracle of life
Statement of responsibility
produced by Swedish Television in association with WGBH Boston ; directors and producers, Bo G. Erikson, Carl O. Lofman ; for NOVA, written and produced by Bebe Nixon
Contributor
Narrator
Photographer
Screenwriter
Television director
Television producer
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Shows the actual conception and development of a baby. Looks inside the male and female reproductive organs to show the formation of sperm and the passage of a fertilized egg through the fallopian tube. Uses a microscope to observe DNA, chromosomes, and other minute body details building up to the moment of birth
Member of
Awards note
Emmy Award winner.
Cataloging source
MDK
Characteristic
videorecording
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/collectionName
Nova (Television program)
Credits note
Photography, Lennart Nilsson ; editor, Andrea Williams ; graphic designer, Paul Souza ; original music, Anders Berglund
Language note
Closed captioned
PerformerNote
Narrator, Anita Sangiolo
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1922-2017
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Nilsson, Lennart
  • Erikson, Bo G.
  • Löfman, Carl O.
  • Nixon, Bebe
  • Sangiolo, Anita
  • WGBH Video (Firm)
  • WGBH (Television station : Boston, Mass.)
  • WGBH Educational Foundation
  • Sveriges television
Runtime
60
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Human reproduction
  • Embryology, Human
  • Conception
  • Pregnancy
  • Childbirth
  • Fetus
  • Fetus
Technique
live action
Label
The miracle of life, produced by Swedish Television in association with WGBH Boston ; directors and producers, Bo G. Erikson, Carl O. Lofman ; for NOVA, written and produced by Bebe Nixon
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • Originally produced by Swedish Television Corporation in 1982; originally broadcast in the United States as an episode of the television program Nova in 1983; originally released on VHS in the United States in 1986
  • "The first filmed record of human conception, photographed by Lennart Nilsson"--Container
  • Special features: printable materials for educators ; access to Nova website ; scene selection
  • Originally broadcast as a segment of the television program Nova, in 1982
  • The first filmed record of human conception
  • Special features: Chapter search
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier.
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent.
Contents
The miracle begins -- Female reproduction -- Male reproduction -- The dance of life -- Barriers to conception -- The egg -- The fetus -- Birth
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (approximately 60 min.)
Isbn
9781578071968
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
783421287396
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
WG799
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (OCoLC)43394269
  • (OCoLC)ocm43394269 010315
System details
DVD; Dolby Digital
Video recording format
DVD
Label
The miracle of life, produced by Swedish Television in association with WGBH Boston ; directors and producers, Bo G. Erikson, Carl O. Lofman ; for NOVA, written and produced by Bebe Nixon
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • Originally produced by Swedish Television Corporation in 1982; originally broadcast in the United States as an episode of the television program Nova in 1983; originally released on VHS in the United States in 1986
  • "The first filmed record of human conception, photographed by Lennart Nilsson"--Container
  • Special features: printable materials for educators ; access to Nova website ; scene selection
  • Originally broadcast as a segment of the television program Nova, in 1982
  • The first filmed record of human conception
  • Special features: Chapter search
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier.
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent.
Contents
The miracle begins -- Female reproduction -- Male reproduction -- The dance of life -- Barriers to conception -- The egg -- The fetus -- Birth
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (approximately 60 min.)
Isbn
9781578071968
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
783421287396
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
WG799
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (OCoLC)43394269
  • (OCoLC)ocm43394269 010315
System details
DVD; Dolby Digital
Video recording format
DVD

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