The immortal life of Henrietta Lacks
DVD
2017
12 available of 13 items

Item Details
Subjects:
African American women -- Fiction.
Cancer -- Patients -- Virginia -- Fiction.
HeLa cells -- Fiction.
Human experimentation in medicine -- United States -- Fiction.
Lacks, Henrietta, 1920-1951 -- Fiction.
Skloot, Rebecca, 1972- Immortal life of Henrietta Lacks -- Film adaptations.
Genre:
Biographical films.
Feature films.
Made-for-TV movies.
Other Authors:
Byrne, Rose, actor.
Cathey, Reg E., actor.
HBO Video (Firm), publisher.
Landesman, Peter, 1965- screenwriter.
Warner Home Video (Firm), film distributor.
Winfrey, Oprah, actor.
Wolfe, George C., film director, screenwriter.
Woo, Alexander, screenwriter.
motion picture adaptation of (work): Skloot, Rebecca, 1972- Immortal life of Henrietta Lacks.
Description:
1 videodisc (90 minutes) : sound, colour ; 4 3/4 inches
digital optical surround Dolby Digital 5.1
video file DVD video region 1
Target Audience Note:
Canadian Home Video Rating: 14A.
Notes:
Based on the nonfiction book by Rebecca Skloot.
Originally aired as a made-for-tv movie on television.
Bonus features: Oprah Winfrey and Rose Byrne, along with writer/director George C. Wolfe and members of the Lacks family, discuss the legacy of Henrietta Lacks in this compelling Family Featurette.
Oprah Winfrey, Rose Byrne, Reg E. Cathey.
DVD ; widescreen presentation ; Dolby Digital 5.1.
For private home use only.
In English, French ans Latin Spanish ; subtitled in French and Latin Spanish ; subtitled for the deaf and hard of hearing.
Publisher or Distributor Number:
3000074643
11907080
Link to PAC
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