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The Resource The battle for Marjah., Athena ; Acorn Media ; a Wall to Wall production ; in association with Roadwork Ltd. ; for HBO and Channel 4 ; produced, filmed, and written by Ben Anderson ; directed by Anthony Wonke

The battle for Marjah., Athena ; Acorn Media ; a Wall to Wall production ; in association with Roadwork Ltd. ; for HBO and Channel 4 ; produced, filmed, and written by Ben Anderson ; directed by Anthony Wonke

Label
The battle for Marjah.
Title
The battle for Marjah.
Statement of responsibility
Athena ; Acorn Media ; a Wall to Wall production ; in association with Roadwork Ltd. ; for HBO and Channel 4 ; produced, filmed, and written by Ben Anderson ; directed by Anthony Wonke
Contributor
Director
Interviewee
Producer
Screenwriter
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"On February 13, 2010, American-led coalition forces launched the biggest military operation since the beginning of the Afghanistan War. Their target was the town of Marjah, a Taliban stronghold in southern Afghanistan ... Journalist Ben Anderson tells the story of Bravo Company, 1st Battalion, 6th Marines, and its commanding officer, Captain Ryan Sparks"--Container
Cataloging source
OCP
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Editing, Gregor Lyon ; music Andrew Phillips
Dewey number
958.104/7
Intended audience
Not rated
Language note
Optional subtitles for the hearing impaired
PerformerNote
Featuring: U.S. Marine Captain Ryan Sparks, commander of Bravo Company of the 1st Battalion, 6th Marines, and his unit operations in the town of Marjah; interviews with the Bravo Company troops and Afghan civilians
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Anderson, Ben.
  • Wonke, Anthony.
  • Sparks, Ryan.
  • Athena (Firm)
  • Wall to Wall (Firm)
  • Roadwork, Ltd
  • Home Box Office (Firm)
  • Channel Four (Great Britain)
  • Acorn Media (Firm)
Runtime
84
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Operation Moshtarak, 2010
  • Afghan War, 2001-
  • Afghan War, 2001-
  • United States
Target audience
adult
Technique
live action
Label
The battle for Marjah., Athena ; Acorn Media ; a Wall to Wall production ; in association with Roadwork Ltd. ; for HBO and Channel 4 ; produced, filmed, and written by Ben Anderson ; directed by Anthony Wonke
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • This edition includes two media version (DVD and Blu-ray) of the same film (ca. 84 min.)
  • Originally released as documentary in 2010
  • Booklet (9 p. ; ill.) with historical essays, maps, timeline and biographies of the Afghanistan War and with links to online discussion questions inserted in container
Accompanying material
booklet (9 pages ; illustrations).
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
  • vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
  • quadrophonic multichannel or surround
  • mixed
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
  • tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
1348124
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. +
Dimensions
other
Edition
Blu-ray and DVD.
Extent
2 videodiscs
Isbn
9781598286830
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
054961868391
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
AMP-8683
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 1348124
  • (OCoLC)749997430
System details
  • Blu-ray disc: 1080i; aspect ratio: 16:9 widescreen; DTS-HD MA, 5.1 Dolby Digital or 2.0 stereo PCM sound formats
  • DVD; widescreen (16:9) aspect ratio, 5.1 Dolby digital surround sound, 2.0 stereo
Video recording format
  • Blu-ray disc
  • DVD
Label
The battle for Marjah., Athena ; Acorn Media ; a Wall to Wall production ; in association with Roadwork Ltd. ; for HBO and Channel 4 ; produced, filmed, and written by Ben Anderson ; directed by Anthony Wonke
Publication
Note
  • This edition includes two media version (DVD and Blu-ray) of the same film (ca. 84 min.)
  • Originally released as documentary in 2010
  • Booklet (9 p. ; ill.) with historical essays, maps, timeline and biographies of the Afghanistan War and with links to online discussion questions inserted in container
Accompanying material
booklet (9 pages ; illustrations).
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
  • vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
  • quadrophonic multichannel or surround
  • mixed
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
  • tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
1348124
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. +
Dimensions
other
Edition
Blu-ray and DVD.
Extent
2 videodiscs
Isbn
9781598286830
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
054961868391
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
AMP-8683
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 1348124
  • (OCoLC)749997430
System details
  • Blu-ray disc: 1080i; aspect ratio: 16:9 widescreen; DTS-HD MA, 5.1 Dolby Digital or 2.0 stereo PCM sound formats
  • DVD; widescreen (16:9) aspect ratio, 5.1 Dolby digital surround sound, 2.0 stereo
Video recording format
  • Blu-ray disc
  • DVD

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