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Cancer the emperor of all maladies

Format: DVD 2015
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Summary
Spurred by a personal tragedy, America's foremost documentarian is tackling cancer. Ken Burns examines cancer with a cellular biologist's precision, a historian's perspective, and a biographer's passion. The series artfully weaves three different films in one: a riveting historical documentary; an engrossing and intimate verite film; and a scientific and investigative report.
Contents
[part 1]. Magic bullets
[part 2]. The blind men and the elephant
[part 3]. Finding an Achilles heel. Special features: Interview with the filmmakers
Additional scenes.

Additional Information
Subjects Cancer -- History.
Leukemia -- History.
Medical television programs.
Documentary television programs.
Nonfiction television programs.
Video recordings for people with visual disabilities.
Video recordings for the hearing impaired.
Publisher [Arlington, Virginia] :2015
Edition Widescreen.
Other Titles Emperor of all maladies.
Emperor of all maladies
Contributors Goodman, Barak, filmmaker, television director, television producer, screenwriter.
Burns, Ken, 1953- presenter, screenwriter, television producer.
Delan, Dalton, television producer.
Thompson, David (David S.), television producer.
Williams, Pamela Oas, television producer.
Ziskin, Laura, television producer.
Ward, Geoffrey C., screenwriter.
Blistein, David, screenwriter.
Youngelson, Jack, television director.
Dickson, Deborah, television director.
Durrance, Chris, television director.
Herrmann, Edward, 1943-2014, narrator.
Mukherjee, Siddhartha, commentator.
Cieri, David, composer.
Mukherjee, Siddhartha. Emperor of all maladies.
Florentine Films, production company.
Laura Ziskin Productions, production company.
WETA-TV (Television station : Washington, D.C.), production company.
Ark Media (Firm), production company.
Public Broadcasting Service (U.S.), publisher.
PBS Distribution (Firm), film distributor.
Participants/Performers Narrator, Edward Herrmann ; commentator, Siddhartha Mukherjee.
Other Contributors Composer, David Cieri.
Audience TV parental guidelines rating: TV-14 (parents strongly cautioned; this program contains some material that many parents would find unsuitable for children under 14 years of age).
Language English
Optional English subtitles for the deaf and hard of hearing (SDH); audio-described.
Notes Documentary.
"Based on the book The emperor of all maladies : a biography of cancer by Siddhartha Mukherjee."
"The following program contains mature content which may not be suitable for all audiences. Viewer discretion is advised."
System Details DVD; NTSC, Region 1; widescreen presentation; stereo.
Description 3 videodiscs (5 hr., 44 min.) : sound, color with black and white sequences ; 4 3/4 in.
ISBN 9781627892773
162789277X
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