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The Resource League of denial : the NFL's concussion crisis, produced by Michael Kirk, Jim Gilmore, Mike Wiser ; written by Michael Kirk & Mike Wiser and Steve Fainaru & Mark Fainaru-Wada ; directed by Michael Kirk ; a Frontline production with Kirk Documentary Group, Ltd. ; WGBH, (videorecording)

League of denial : the NFL's concussion crisis, produced by Michael Kirk, Jim Gilmore, Mike Wiser ; written by Michael Kirk & Mike Wiser and Steve Fainaru & Mark Fainaru-Wada ; directed by Michael Kirk ; a Frontline production with Kirk Documentary Group, Ltd. ; WGBH, (videorecording)

Label
League of denial : the NFL's concussion crisis
Title
League of denial
Title remainder
the NFL's concussion crisis
Statement of responsibility
produced by Michael Kirk, Jim Gilmore, Mike Wiser ; written by Michael Kirk & Mike Wiser and Steve Fainaru & Mark Fainaru-Wada ; directed by Michael Kirk ; a Frontline production with Kirk Documentary Group, Ltd. ; WGBH
Title variation
  • NFL's concussion crisis
  • Frontline
Title variation remainder
the NFL's concussion crisis
Contributor
Composer
Director
Narrator
Producer
Reporter
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • eng
  • eng
Summary
A multibillion-dollar commercial juggernaut presides over America's indisputable national pastime. But the NFL is under assault as thousands of former players claim the league has covered up football's connection to long-term brain injuries. In a special two-hour investigation, Frontline and prize-winning journalists Steve Fainaru and Mark Fainaru-Wada of ESPN reveal the hidden story of the NFL and brain injuries
Member of
Cataloging source
TEFMT
Characteristic
videorecording
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Frontline (Television program)
Credits note
Editor, Steve Audette ; director of photography, Ben McCoy ; music, John E. Low ; camera, Travis Fox
Dewey number
617.1/027
Language note
Optional English subtitles for the deaf and hard of hearing
LC call number
  • RC1220.F6
  • RC1220.F6
LC item number
  • F76 2013
  • F76 2013
PerformerNote
Reporters: Jim Gilmore, Steve Fainaru, Mark Fainaru-Wada ; narrator: Will Lyman
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  • 1948-
  • 1948-
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  • Kirk, Michael
  • Gilmore, Jim
  • Wiser, Mike
  • Fainaru, Steve
  • Fainaru-Wada, Mark
  • Lyman, Will
  • Low, John E.
  • Fainaru-Wada, Mark
  • Kirk Documentary Group
  • WGBH (Television station : Boston, Mass.)
  • WGBH Educational Foundation
  • PBS Distribution (Firm)
Runtime
116
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  • National Football League
  • Football injuries
  • Brain
  • Brain
  • Brain damage
  • Sports injuries
  • Sports medicine
  • Football
Technique
live action
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Label
League of denial : the NFL's concussion crisis, produced by Michael Kirk, Jim Gilmore, Mike Wiser ; written by Michael Kirk & Mike Wiser and Steve Fainaru & Mark Fainaru-Wada ; directed by Michael Kirk ; a Frontline production with Kirk Documentary Group, Ltd. ; WGBH, (videorecording)
Instantiates
Publication
Distribution
Copyright
Note
  • Originally broadcast on October 8, 2013 as a segment of the television program Frontline
  • Based on the book: League of denial: the NFL, concussions and the battle for truth by Mark Fainaru-Wada and Steve Fainaru
Color
mixed
Configuration of playback channels
stereophonic
Contents
Intro -- "Iron Mike" Webster -- Mike Webster's last battle -- "Here come the hits..." -- Downplaying the risk -- A scientific first -- Goodell takes charge -- Precious cargo -- "A very serious state of denial" -- Congress enters the game -- A game changer -- Damage control -- Credits
Control code
sky258165193
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (116 min.)
Isbn
9781608830053
Lccn
861520680
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
841887020077
Other physical details
sound, color with black & white sequences
Publisher number
FRL63202
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System details
DVD, widescreen, region 1, stereo
Video recording format
DVD
Label
League of denial : the NFL's concussion crisis, produced by Michael Kirk, Jim Gilmore, Mike Wiser ; written by Michael Kirk & Mike Wiser and Steve Fainaru & Mark Fainaru-Wada ; directed by Michael Kirk ; a Frontline production with Kirk Documentary Group, Ltd. ; WGBH, (videorecording)
Publication
Distribution
Copyright
Note
  • Originally broadcast on October 8, 2013 as a segment of the television program Frontline
  • Based on the book: League of denial: the NFL, concussions and the battle for truth by Mark Fainaru-Wada and Steve Fainaru
Color
mixed
Configuration of playback channels
stereophonic
Contents
Intro -- "Iron Mike" Webster -- Mike Webster's last battle -- "Here come the hits..." -- Downplaying the risk -- A scientific first -- Goodell takes charge -- Precious cargo -- "A very serious state of denial" -- Congress enters the game -- A game changer -- Damage control -- Credits
Control code
sky258165193
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (116 min.)
Isbn
9781608830053
Lccn
861520680
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
841887020077
Other physical details
sound, color with black & white sequences
Publisher number
FRL63202
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System details
DVD, widescreen, region 1, stereo
Video recording format
DVD

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