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Author: Mick JacksonRobin BrightwellWilliam NicholsonTim Pigott-SmithJeff GoldblumAll authors
Publisher: Princeton, N.J. : Films for the Humanities & Sciences, ©2007, 2004.
Edition/Format:   DVD video : Secondary (senior high) school : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Dramatization of the research of and relationships between scientists James Watson, Francis Crick, Maurice Wilkins, and Rosalind Franklin, as they raced to discover the secret of life: DNA.
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Genre/Form: Biographical television programs
Drama
Fiction television programs
Historical television programs
History
Made-for-TV movies
Video recordings for people with visual disabilities
Video recordings for the hearing impaired
Named Person: James D Watson; Rosalind Franklin; Francis Crick; Maurice Wilkins; Francis Crick; Rosalind Franklin; James D Watson; Maurice Wilkins
Material Type: Secondary (senior high) school, Videorecording
Document Type: Visual material
All Authors / Contributors: Mick Jackson; Robin Brightwell; William Nicholson; Tim Pigott-Smith; Jeff Goldblum; Alan Howard; Juliet Stevenson; British Broadcasting Corporation.; British Broadcasting Corporation. Television Service.; Arts and Entertainment Network.; Films for the Humanities & Sciences (Firm)
OCLC Number: 54466908
Language Note: In English; optional English audio descriptions for the visually disabled; optional closed captions, SDH or slightly edited English subtitles for the hearing impaired.
Notes: This disc is a DVD-R and may fail to play on some DVD equipment.
Originally produced in 1987.
Also broadcast as a special episode of the BBC series Horizon.
Credits: Film editor, Jim Latham ; photography, Andrew Dunn ; original music composed by Peter Howell.
Cast: Tim Pigott-Smith, Jeff Goldblum, Alan Howard, Juliet Stevenson.
Description: 1 videodisc (107 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
Details: DVD-R.
Other Titles: Double helix
Double helix : a Horizon special
Race for the double helix
Horizon (Television program)
Responsibility: by William Nicholson ; A presentation of Films for the Humanities & Sciences ; BBC ; a BBC-TV production in association with the Arts and Entertainment Network ; Horizon editor, Robin Brightwell ; produced and directed by Mick Jackson.

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Dramatization of the research of and relationships between scientists James Watson, Francis Crick, Maurice Wilkins, and Rosalind Franklin, as they raced to discover the secret of life: DNA.

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