The Resource Something to cheer about : Oscar Robertson and the Crispus Attucks Tigers, Figaro Films, Inc. ; a Screen Media Films release ; producers, Betsy Blankenbaker, Willie Merriweather and Oscar Robertson ; written and directed by Betsy Blankenbaker, (videorecording)

Something to cheer about : Oscar Robertson and the Crispus Attucks Tigers, Figaro Films, Inc. ; a Screen Media Films release ; producers, Betsy Blankenbaker, Willie Merriweather and Oscar Robertson ; written and directed by Betsy Blankenbaker, (videorecording)

Label
Something to cheer about : Oscar Robertson and the Crispus Attucks Tigers
Title
Something to cheer about
Title remainder
Oscar Robertson and the Crispus Attucks Tigers
Statement of responsibility
Figaro Films, Inc. ; a Screen Media Films release ; producers, Betsy Blankenbaker, Willie Merriweather and Oscar Robertson ; written and directed by Betsy Blankenbaker
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
In 1955, Oscar Robertson and his teammates at the segregated Crispus Attucks High School rose from the hatred and racism of the time to be the first all-black team ever to win a state championship. With their innovative style of play, this brilliant group of athletes changed basketball forever. This is the true story of the coach, school and team that inspired the nation
Cataloging source
TEFMT
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Directors of photography, Bobby Shepard, Dustin Teel ; editor, Steve Marra ; music, Steve Allee
Dewey number
796.323/62/09772/52
Intended audience
Not rated
Language note
Closed-captioned
LC call number
GV885.42.I5
LC item number
S66 2007
PerformerNote
Oscar Robertson, Willie Merriweather, Hallie Bryant
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1938-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Blankenbaker, Betsy
  • Merriweather, Willie
  • Robertson, Oscar
  • Bryant, Hallie
  • Figaro Films
  • Screen Media Films (Firm)
Runtime
64
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Crispus Attucks Tigers (Basketball team)
  • Basketball teams
  • Basketball
  • Robertson, Oscar
  • Crispus Attucks High School (Indianapolis, Ind.)
  • Racism in sports
  • Crispus Attucks Tigers (Basketball team)
  • Basketball teams
  • Basketball
  • Robertson, Oscar
  • Crispus Attucks High School (Indianapolis, Ind.)
  • Racism in sports
Technique
live action
Label
Something to cheer about : Oscar Robertson and the Crispus Attucks Tigers, Figaro Films, Inc. ; a Screen Media Films release ; producers, Betsy Blankenbaker, Willie Merriweather and Oscar Robertson ; written and directed by Betsy Blankenbaker, (videorecording)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Title from container
  • Originally released as a documentary film in 2002
  • Special features: 50th anniversary celebration footage: 1955 Indiana high school championship game Crispus Attucks vs. Gary Roosevelt
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Control code
ocn122273007
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (64 min.)
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
025195010719
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
68101269
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)122273007
System details
DVD, full screen (1.33:1) presentation; Dolby Digital 5.1 surround
Video recording format
DVD
Label
Something to cheer about : Oscar Robertson and the Crispus Attucks Tigers, Figaro Films, Inc. ; a Screen Media Films release ; producers, Betsy Blankenbaker, Willie Merriweather and Oscar Robertson ; written and directed by Betsy Blankenbaker, (videorecording)
Publication
Note
  • Title from container
  • Originally released as a documentary film in 2002
  • Special features: 50th anniversary celebration footage: 1955 Indiana high school championship game Crispus Attucks vs. Gary Roosevelt
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Control code
ocn122273007
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (64 min.)
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
025195010719
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
68101269
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)122273007
System details
DVD, full screen (1.33:1) presentation; Dolby Digital 5.1 surround
Video recording format
DVD

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