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The Resource Koko : the gorilla who talks, a BBC production with PBS ; producer, Bridget Appleby ; filmed and directed by Jonathan Taylor

Koko : the gorilla who talks, a BBC production with PBS ; producer, Bridget Appleby ; filmed and directed by Jonathan Taylor

Label
Koko : the gorilla who talks
Title
Koko
Title remainder
the gorilla who talks
Statement of responsibility
a BBC production with PBS ; producer, Bridget Appleby ; filmed and directed by Jonathan Taylor
Title variation
Koko
Contributor
Cinematographer
Commentator
Composer
Contributor
Film director
Film distributor
Film editor
Film producer
Narrator
Production company
Publisher
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • eng
  • eng
Summary
In 1971, graduate student Penny Patterson began teaching sign language to a gorilla named Koko, a scientific experiment that evolved into an intimate friendship lasting almost half a century and changed the course of human-animal communication
Cataloging source
TEFMT
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Film editor, Tom Dixon-Spain ; composer, Richard Spiller ; executive producers, Jo Shinner, Sacha Mirzoeff
Dewey number
599.884
Intended audience
  • TV Parental Guidelines rating: TV-G (general audience; most parents would find this program suitable for all ages)
  • Grade level: High school (9-12)
Language note
In English with optional English subtitles
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PerformerNote
Narrator, Demetri Goritsas ; featuring Koko, Penny Patterson ; commentators, Ron Cohn, Eugene Linden
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1971-2018
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Taylor, Jonathan
  • Shinner, Jo
  • Mirzoeff, Sacha
  • Appleby, Bridget
  • Goritsas, Demetri
  • Koko
  • Patterson, Francine
  • Cohn, Ronald H.
  • Dixon-Spain, Tom
  • Spiller, Richard
  • British Broadcasting Corporation
  • Public Broadcasting Service (U.S.)
  • PBS Distribution (Firm)
  • BBC Earth (Firm)
Runtime
56
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Koko
  • Patterson, Francine
  • Gorilla
  • Gorilla
  • Human-animal relationships
  • American Sign Language
  • Koko
  • Patterson, Francine
  • American Sign Language
  • Gorilla
  • Gorilla
  • Human-animal relationships
Technique
live action
Label
Koko : the gorilla who talks, a BBC production with PBS ; producer, Bridget Appleby ; filmed and directed by Jonathan Taylor
Instantiates
Publication
Distribution
Copyright
Note
  • Documentary
  • "Subtitles are a function of the disc and serve the same purpose as closed captions"--Container
  • Program content: ©2015
  • "BBC Earth"--Container
  • Widescreen (16x9)
  • Running time indicated on container: approximately 60 minutes; actual running time: 56 minutes
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
  • vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
mixed
Configuration of playback channels
stereophonic
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
  • tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
ocn952712674
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (56 min.)
Isbn
9781627897532
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
841887028905
Other physical details
sound, color with black and white sequences
Publisher number
KOGO601
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System details
DVD; NTSC, Region 1; widescreen presentation; stereo
Video recording format
DVD
Label
Koko : the gorilla who talks, a BBC production with PBS ; producer, Bridget Appleby ; filmed and directed by Jonathan Taylor
Publication
Distribution
Copyright
Note
  • Documentary
  • "Subtitles are a function of the disc and serve the same purpose as closed captions"--Container
  • Program content: ©2015
  • "BBC Earth"--Container
  • Widescreen (16x9)
  • Running time indicated on container: approximately 60 minutes; actual running time: 56 minutes
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
  • vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
mixed
Configuration of playback channels
stereophonic
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
  • tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
ocn952712674
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (56 min.)
Isbn
9781627897532
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
841887028905
Other physical details
sound, color with black and white sequences
Publisher number
KOGO601
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System details
DVD; NTSC, Region 1; widescreen presentation; stereo
Video recording format
DVD

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