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On the shoulders of giants [videorecording] / a Kareem Abdul-Jabbar film in association with Union Productions & Iconomy, LLC ; produced & directed by Deborah Morales ; written by Kareem Abdul-Jabbar, Anna Waterhouse
Alternate Title Subtitle on videodisc label and container: Story of the greatest basketball team you never heard of
[S.l. :, c2011.]
Location Call Number Status
 Videos/2nd Flr  GV885.73.N49 O611 2011  v.1    AVAILABLE
 Videos/2nd Flr  GV885.73.N49 O611 2011  v.2    AVAILABLE
Subject(s) Basketball -- New York (State) -- New York -- History
African Americans -- New York (State) -- New York -- History
Subject New York Renaissance (Basketball team)
Subject(s) Harlem Renaissance
Harlem Renaissance -- Influence
Harlem Renaissance -- Study and teaching
Subject Harlem (New York, N.Y.) -- History
Subject(s) Documentary films
Nonfiction films
Video recordings for the hearing impaired
Physical Description 1 videodisc (75 min.) : col. with b&w sequences ; 4 3/4 in + 1 teacher lesson plans (44 p. : ill. ; 28 cm.)
Note - System Details DVD; NTSC Region 1; Dolby Digital 5.1 or stereo
Language Closed captioned
Note Based on the book On the shoulders of giants by Kareem Abdul-Jabbar and Raymond Obstfeld
Incomplete Contents [v.1.] DVD -- [v.2.] Teacher lesson plans
Performer/Participant Narrated by Jamie Foxx and Kareem Abdul-Jabbar
Credits Cinematography, Don Lenzer, Bobby Shepherd ; edited by Barry A Cohen ... [et al.] ; music by Herbie Hancock &, Wynton Marsalis, Chuck D & Johnny Juice ; original score by Bill Cunliffe
Note Special features: music video; 5 legends discuss the game
Summary "Kareem Abdul-Jabbar, the NBA's All-Time Leading Scorer and NY Times best-selling author, invites us to witness the Harlem Renaissance as he shares his lifelong passion for the legends that inspired him to greatness. Go back with Kareem to a time when jazz was Harlem's soul and basketball was its heartbeat. And while you're there, let him introduce you to the greatest basketball team you never heard of"--Container
Alternate Author Abdul-Jabbar, Kareem, 1947-
Morales, Deborah
Abdul-Jabbar, Kareem, 1947- On the shoulders of giants : my journey through the Harlem Renaissance
Waterhouse, Anna
Obstfeld, Raymond, 1952-
Foxx, Jamie
Union Productions
Iconomy (Firm)

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