The Resource The fog of war : eleven lessons from the life of Robert S. McNamara, Sony Pictures Classics presents Radical.media & SenArt Films production in association with the Globe Department Store ; produced by Michael Williams, Julie Ahlberg ; produced and directed by Errol Morris, (videorecording)

The fog of war : eleven lessons from the life of Robert S. McNamara, Sony Pictures Classics presents Radical.media & SenArt Films production in association with the Globe Department Store ; produced by Michael Williams, Julie Ahlberg ; produced and directed by Errol Morris, (videorecording)

Label
The fog of war : eleven lessons from the life of Robert S. McNamara
Title
The fog of war
Title remainder
eleven lessons from the life of Robert S. McNamara
Statement of responsibility
Sony Pictures Classics presents Radical.media & SenArt Films production in association with the Globe Department Store ; produced by Michael Williams, Julie Ahlberg ; produced and directed by Errol Morris
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • fre
  • por
  • spa
  • jpn
  • eng
Summary
The story of America as seen through the eyes of the former Secretary of Defense, under President Kennedy and President Johnson, Robert S. McNamara. McNamara was one of the most controversial and influential political figures of the 20th century. Now, he offers a candid and intimate journey through some of the most seminal events in contemporary American history. He offers new and often surprising insights into the 1945 bombing of Tokyo, the Cuban Missile Crisis, and the effects of the Vietnam War
Awards note
Academy Award winner: 2003 Best Documentary Feature
Cataloging source
TEFMT
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Directors of photography, Peter Donahue, Bob Chappell; editors, Karen Schmeer, Doug Abel, Chyld King; original music, Philip Glass
Dewey number
973.92
Intended audience
Rated: PG
Language note
  • English language track with optional subtitles in French, Portuguese, Spanish or Japanese
  • Closed-captioned for the hearing impaired
Runtime
107
Target audience
general
Technique
live action
Label
The fog of war : eleven lessons from the life of Robert S. McNamara, Sony Pictures Classics presents Radical.media & SenArt Films production in association with the Globe Department Store ; produced by Michael Williams, Julie Ahlberg ; produced and directed by Errol Morris, (videorecording)
Publication
Note
  • Off-air recording of SBS-TV broadcast May 15, 2007, April 22, 2008, July 28, 2009. Copied under Part Va of the Copyright Act
  • Originally released as a motion picture documentary in 2003
  • Includes 24 additional scenes; Robert S. McNamara's 10 lessons from his life in politics; TV spots
  • Recorded in Dolby digital 5.1
  • Anamorphic widescreen (1.78:1)
http://library.link/vocab/branchCode
  • mel
  • glg
Color
mixed
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Control code
000026202504
Dimensions
4 3/4 in
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (DVD) (ca. 107 min.)
Isbn
9781404941663
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other physical details
sd., col. and b&w sequences
Publisher number
01916
http://library.link/vocab/recordID
.b20760073
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • 26202504lw
  • (OCoLC)56342771
System details
DVD format
Video recording format
DVD

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