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Letters from Jackie : the private thoughts of Jackie Robinson

Author: Arts and Entertainment Network.; Lions Gate Films.; Major League Baseball Productions.
Publisher: [United States] : A & E Television Networks : Lionsgate, 2013.
Edition/Format:   DVD video : EnglishView all editions and formats
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The film explores Jackie's deepest motivations as he solidifies his role in the civil rights movement after his days as a trailblazing baseball player. The film uses unedited and uncensored letters written by Jackie to iconic figures such as Martin Luther King, Jr. and President Eisenhower. Interviews with his daughter, Sharon Robinson; his pen pal, Ron Rabinovitz; historian Joe Dorinson; and an array of MLB players  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Biographical television programs
Biography
Documentary television programs
Nonfiction television programs
Records and correspondence
Video recordings for the hearing impaired
Correspondence
Named Person: Jackie Robinson; Jackie Robinson
Material Type: Internet resource, Videorecording
Document Type: Visual material, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Arts and Entertainment Network.; Lions Gate Films.; Major League Baseball Productions.
ISBN: 0031398173915
OCLC Number: 847791783
Language Note: English or Thai dialogue; English subtitles. Closed-captioned.
Description: 1 videodisc (49 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
Details: DVD, widescreen; Dolby Digital.
Responsibility: MLB Productions.

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The film explores Jackie's deepest motivations as he solidifies his role in the civil rights movement after his days as a trailblazing baseball player. The film uses unedited and uncensored letters written by Jackie to iconic figures such as Martin Luther King, Jr. and President Eisenhower. Interviews with his daughter, Sharon Robinson; his pen pal, Ron Rabinovitz; historian Joe Dorinson; and an array of MLB players paint a vivid picture of this complex and inspirational man.

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