The Resource The waiting room, produced by Peter Nicks, William B. Hirsch ; produced by Linda Davis ; directed by Peter Nicks ; a film by Peter Nicks ; a co-production of Open'hood, Inc. and the Independent Television Service (ITVS) in association with Peer Review Films, (DVD)

The waiting room, produced by Peter Nicks, William B. Hirsch ; produced by Linda Davis ; directed by Peter Nicks ; a film by Peter Nicks ; a co-production of Open'hood, Inc. and the Independent Television Service (ITVS) in association with Peer Review Films, (DVD)

Label
The waiting room
Title
The waiting room
Statement of responsibility
produced by Peter Nicks, William B. Hirsch ; produced by Linda Davis ; directed by Peter Nicks ; a film by Peter Nicks ; a co-production of Open'hood, Inc. and the Independent Television Service (ITVS) in association with Peer Review Films
Contributor
Director of photography
Film director
Film distributor
Producer
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
A character-driven documentary film that goes behind the doors of an American public hospital (Oakland, Ca.) struggling to care for a community of largely uninsured patients. Young victims of gun violence take their turn alongside artists and small business owners who lack insurance. The film weaves the stories of several patients-as well as the hospital staff charged with caring for them-as they cope with the complexity of the nation's public health care system, while dealing with a national recession
Cataloging source
TEFMT
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Cinematography, Peter Nicks ; original music, William Ryan Fritch ; edited by Lawrence Lerew
Dewey number
362.18
Intended audience
Rating: Not rated
Language note
Closed-captioned in English
LC call number
RA975.5.E5
LC item number
W35856 2012
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Nicks, Peter
  • Hirsch, William B.
  • Davis, Linda
  • Open'hood (Organization)
  • Independent Television Service
  • Peer Review Films
  • Docurama (Firm)
  • Cinedigm (Firm)
Runtime
81
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Highland Hospital (Oakland, Calif.)
  • Hospitals
  • Medical care
  • Medical economics
  • Health care reform
  • Medical policy
  • Community life
  • Oakland (Calif.)
  • Oakland (Calif.)
Technique
live action
Label
The waiting room, produced by Peter Nicks, William B. Hirsch ; produced by Linda Davis ; directed by Peter Nicks ; a film by Peter Nicks ; a co-production of Open'hood, Inc. and the Independent Television Service (ITVS) in association with Peer Review Films, (DVD)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 2012
  • Special features: Storytelling project; deleted scenes; audio commentary with director Pete Nicks
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
  • vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
stereophonic
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
  • tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
ocn856022442
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 DVD video (approximately 81 min.)
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
025192205910
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
  • 88128928000
  • 2028156
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)856022442
System details
DVD, region 1; NTSC; Dolby Digital 2.0
Video recording format
DVD
Label
The waiting room, produced by Peter Nicks, William B. Hirsch ; produced by Linda Davis ; directed by Peter Nicks ; a film by Peter Nicks ; a co-production of Open'hood, Inc. and the Independent Television Service (ITVS) in association with Peer Review Films, (DVD)
Publication
Note
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 2012
  • Special features: Storytelling project; deleted scenes; audio commentary with director Pete Nicks
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
  • vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
stereophonic
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
  • tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
ocn856022442
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 DVD video (approximately 81 min.)
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
025192205910
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
  • 88128928000
  • 2028156
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)856022442
System details
DVD, region 1; NTSC; Dolby Digital 2.0
Video recording format
DVD

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