Format:
DVD, Videorecording, Projected Medium, Visual Materials
Title:
Publisher, Date:
[New York, New York] : HBO Home Video, [2017]
Description:
1 videodisc (approximately 90 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
digital optical surround Dolby digital 5.1
video file DVD video region 1
Summary:
An African-American woman becomes an unwitting pioneer for medical breakthroughs when her cells are used to create the first immortal human cell line in the early 1950s.
Notes:
Originally released as a made-for-tv movie on April 22, 2017.
Based on the book written by Rebecca Skloot.
Wide screen (enhanced).
Bonus features: "Oprah Winfrey and Rose Byrne, along with writer/director George C. Wolfe and members of the Lacks family, discuss the legacy of Henrietta Lacks in this compelling Family featurette"; Filming in Georgia.
Music, Branford Marsalis; editor, Aaron Yanes; director of photography, Sofian El Fani.
Oprah Winfrey, Rose Byrne, Renée Elise Goldsberry, Courtney B. Vance, Rocky Carroll, Leslie Uggams, Reed Birney, Reg E. Cathey.
DVD; region 1; 5.1 Dolby digital.
English, French, or Spanish dialogue; French or Spanish subtitles; English subtitles for the deaf and hard of hearing (SDH)
Target Audience Note:
Rating: TV-MA.
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ISBN:
9786316985330
6316985339
System Availability:
9
Current Holds:
1
Control Number:
1230829
Other Number:
999842686
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1
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It tells the true story of Henrietta Lacks, an African-American woman whose cells were used to create the first immortal human cell line.
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