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Hidden figures [videorecording] / Fox 2000 Pictures presents a Chernin Entertainment/Levantine Films production ; screenplay by Allison Schroeder and Theodore Melfi ; directed by Theodore Melfi.

Available copies

  • 25 of 29 copies available at Sage Library System. (Show)
  • 2 of 3 copies available at Hood River County Library District.

Current holds

1 current hold with 29 total copies.

Summary:

As the United States raced against Russia to put a man in space, NASA found untapped talent in a group of African-American female mathematicians that served as the brains behind one of the greatest operations in U.S. history. Dorothy Vaughan, Mary Jackson, and Katherine Johnson crossed all gender, race, and professional lines while their brilliance and desire to dream big, beyond anything ever accomplished before by the human race, firmly cemented them in U.S. history as true American heroes.
Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Circulation Modifier Age Hold Protection Active/Create Date Status Due Date
Cascade Locks Library DVD FIC HID (Text) 33892100453282 Adult DVDs DVD None 04/26/2017 Available -
Hood River County Library DVD FIC HID (Text) 33892100453324 Adult DVDs DVD None 04/13/2017 In transit -
Hood River County Library J DVD FIC HID (Text) 33892100459701 Children's DVDs DVD None 05/26/2017 Available -

Record details

  • Physical Description: 1 videodisc (approximately 127 minutes) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
  • Publisher: Beverly Hills, CA : Twentieth Century Fox Home Entertainment, 2017.

Content descriptions

General Note:
Widescreen format.
Title from container.
Originally released as a motion picture in 2016.
Special features: No limits - the life of Katherine Johnson; Moving the decimal - honoring Katherine Johnson; filming in Georgia; gallery; audio commentaries.
Creation/Production Credits Note:
Director, Theodore Melfi.
Participant or Performer Note:
Taraji P. Henson, Octavia Spencer, Janelle Monae, Kevin Costner, Kirsten Dunst, Jim Parsons, Mahershala Ali, Aldis Hodge.
Summary, etc.:
As the United States raced against Russia to put a man in space, NASA found untapped talent in a group of African-American female mathematicians that served as the brains behind one of the greatest operations in U.S. history. Dorothy Vaughan, Mary Jackson, and Katherine Johnson crossed all gender, race, and professional lines while their brilliance and desire to dream big, beyond anything ever accomplished before by the human race, firmly cemented them in U.S. history as true American heroes.
Target Audience Note:
MPAA rating: PG; for thematic elements and some language.
System Details Note:
DVD, wide screen (2.39:1); Dolby digital 5.1 (English), Dolby digital 2.0 (Spanish, French), English descriptive audio 5.1; described video.
Language Note:
Dialogue in English, French or Spanish; subtitles in English, French or Spanish; English descriptive audio.
Subject: United States. National Aeronautics and Space Administration > Officials and employees > Drama.
Women mathematicians > United States > Drama.
African American women > Drama.
African American mathematicians > Drama.
Space race > Drama.
Genre: Video recordings for the hearing impaired.
DVD-Video discs.
Feature films.
Drama films.
Biographical films.
Historical films.

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