Cancer : the emperor of all maladies / a Ken Burns presents ; a film by Barak Goodman ; a production of Florentine Films, Laura Ziskin Pictures and WETA Washington, D.C. in association with Ark Media ; written by Geoffrey Ward and Ken Burns, Barak Goodman & David Blistein
DVD | PBS | 2015

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Description
3 videodiscs (360 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
digital optical rda
NTSC rda
video file DVD video rda
Television program.
Note
Title from web page.
Based on the book The emperor of all maladies: a biography of cancer by Siddhartha Mukherjee.
Originally produced as a television program for PBS in 2015.
Contents
Episode 1. Magic bullets / directed by Jack Youngelson and Barak Goodman -- episode 2. The blind men and the elephant / directed by Deborah Dickson and Barak Goodman -- episode 3. Finding an Achilles heel / directed by Chris Durrance and Barak Goodman.
Performer
Narrator, Edward Herrmann ; commentator, Siddhartha Mukherjee.
Summary
Presents a history of cancer, from ancient times to the present day. Includes stories of contemporary patients and examines the latest scientific research which might indicate that we are on the brink of a lasting cure.
System Details
DVD; described video.
Language
In English with optional English subtitles for the deaf and hard of hearing.
Credits
Director / producer, Barak Goodman ; writers, Geoffrey Ward and Ken Burns ; composer, David Cieri ; executive producer, Ken Burns ; series producer, Barak Goodman.
Subject
Genre/Form
Added Author
Added Title
Emperor of all maladies
ISBN
9781627892773
162789277X
Standard No.
841887024068
Music No.
SCAN600 PBS
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