skip to content
Near death : a documentary film Preview this item
ClosePreview this item
Checking...

Near death : a documentary film

Author: Frederick Wiseman; Zipporah Films.; Exit Films.
Publisher: Cambridge, MA : Exit Films : Zipporah Films [distributor], 1989.
Edition/Format:   VHS video : VHS tape   Visual material : EnglishView all editions and formats
Database:WorldCat
Summary:
Filmed in 1989 and set in an adult intensive care unit of the Beth Israel Hospital in Boston, the documentary follows medical and nursing staff caring for mostly terminally ill patients and interacting with their families during a several day period.
Rating:

(not yet rated) 0 with reviews - Be the first.

Subjects
More like this

 

Find a copy in the library

&AllPage.SpinnerRetrieving; Finding libraries that hold this item...

Details

Genre/Form: Documentary films
Material Type: Videorecording
Document Type: Visual material
All Authors / Contributors: Frederick Wiseman; Zipporah Films.; Exit Films.
ISBN: 1885918232 9781885918239
OCLC Number: 35255838
Notes: Title from container.
Credits: Frederick Wiseman, director, producer, editor; John Davey, photography.
Target Audience: Adult.
Description: 4 videocassettes (359 min.) : sound, black and white ; 1/2 in.
Details: VHS.
Responsibility: by Frederick Wiseman.

Abstract:

Filmed in 1989 and set in an adult intensive care unit of the Beth Israel Hospital in Boston, the documentary follows medical and nursing staff caring for mostly terminally ill patients and interacting with their families during a several day period.

Reviews

User-contributed reviews
Retrieving GoodReads reviews...
Retrieving DOGObooks reviews...

Tags

Be the first.
Confirm this request

You may have already requested this item. Please select Ok if you would like to proceed with this request anyway.

Linked Data


Primary Entity

<http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/35255838> # Near death : a documentary film
    a schema:CreativeWork, schema:Movie, bgn:VHS ;
   library:oclcnum "35255838" ;
   library:placeOfPublication <http://id.loc.gov/vocabulary/countries/mau> ;
   library:placeOfPublication <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/1811108277#Place/cambridge_ma> ; # Cambridge, MA
   schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/975936> ; # Intensive care units
   schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/1811108277#Topic/intensive_care_units_massachusetts_boston> ; # Intensive care units--Massachusetts--Boston
   schema:about <http://viaf.org/viaf/132196387> ; # Beth Israel Hospital (Boston, Mass.)
   schema:about <http://id.loc.gov/authorities/subjects/sh2008112787> ; # Terminal care--Moral and ethical aspects
   schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/1811108277#Topic/hospitals_massachusetts_boston> ; # Hospitals--Massachusetts--Boston
   schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1205012> ; # Massachusetts--Boston.
   schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/1811108277#Organization/beth_israel_hospital_boston_mass> ; # Beth Israel Hospital (Boston, Mass.)
   schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1147864> ; # Terminal care facilities
   schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/896079> ; # Documentary films
   schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1147878> ; # Terminally ill
   schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/1811108277#Topic/terminal_care_facilities_massachusetts_boston> ; # Terminal care facilities--Massachusetts--Boston
   schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1147846> ; # Terminal care--Moral and ethical aspects
   schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/961166> ; # Hospitals
   schema:contentRating "Adult." ;
   schema:contributor <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/1811108277#Person/wiseman_frederick> ; # Frederick Wiseman
   schema:contributor <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/1811108277#Organization/exit_films> ; # Exit Films.
   schema:contributor <http://viaf.org/viaf/144502645> ; # Zipporah Films.
   schema:datePublished "1989" ;
   schema:description "Filmed in 1989 and set in an adult intensive care unit of the Beth Israel Hospital in Boston, the documentary follows medical and nursing staff caring for mostly terminally ill patients and interacting with their families during a several day period."@en ;
   schema:exampleOfWork <http://worldcat.org/entity/work/id/1811108277> ;
   schema:genre "Documentary films"@en ;
   schema:inLanguage "en" ;
   schema:name "Near death : a documentary film"@en ;
   schema:productID "35255838" ;
   schema:publication <http://www.worldcat.org/title/-/oclc/35255838#PublicationEvent/cambridge_ma_exit_films_zipporah_films_distributor_1989> ;
   schema:publisher <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/1811108277#Agent/exit_films> ; # Exit Films
   schema:publisher <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/1811108277#Agent/zipporah_films_distributor> ; # Zipporah Films [distributor]
   schema:workExample <http://worldcat.org/isbn/9781885918239> ;
   wdrs:describedby <http://www.worldcat.org/title/-/oclc/35255838> ;
    .


Related Entities

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/1811108277#Agent/zipporah_films_distributor> # Zipporah Films [distributor]
    a bgn:Agent ;
   schema:name "Zipporah Films [distributor]" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/1811108277#Organization/beth_israel_hospital_boston_mass> # Beth Israel Hospital (Boston, Mass.)
    a schema:Organization ;
   schema:name "Beth Israel Hospital (Boston, Mass.)" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/1811108277#Person/wiseman_frederick> # Frederick Wiseman
    a schema:Person ;
   schema:familyName "Wiseman" ;
   schema:givenName "Frederick" ;
   schema:name "Frederick Wiseman" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/1811108277#Topic/intensive_care_units_massachusetts_boston> # Intensive care units--Massachusetts--Boston
    a schema:Intangible ;
   schema:hasPart <http://id.loc.gov/authorities/subjects/sh85067186> ;
   schema:name "Intensive care units--Massachusetts--Boston"@en ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/1811108277#Topic/terminal_care_facilities_massachusetts_boston> # Terminal care facilities--Massachusetts--Boston
    a schema:Intangible ;
   schema:hasPart <http://id.loc.gov/authorities/subjects/sh85134014> ;
   schema:name "Terminal care facilities--Massachusetts--Boston"@en ;
    .

<http://id.loc.gov/authorities/subjects/sh2008112787> # Terminal care--Moral and ethical aspects
    a schema:Intangible ;
   schema:name "Terminal care--Moral and ethical aspects"@en ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1147846> # Terminal care--Moral and ethical aspects
    a schema:Intangible ;
   schema:name "Terminal care--Moral and ethical aspects"@en ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1147864> # Terminal care facilities
    a schema:Intangible ;
   schema:name "Terminal care facilities"@en ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1147878> # Terminally ill
    a schema:Intangible ;
   schema:name "Terminally ill"@en ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1205012> # Massachusetts--Boston.
    a schema:Place ;
   schema:name "Massachusetts--Boston." ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/896079> # Documentary films
    a schema:Intangible ;
   schema:name "Documentary films"@en ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/961166> # Hospitals
    a schema:Intangible ;
   schema:name "Hospitals"@en ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/975936> # Intensive care units
    a schema:Intangible ;
   schema:name "Intensive care units"@en ;
    .

<http://viaf.org/viaf/132196387> # Beth Israel Hospital (Boston, Mass.)
    a schema:Organization ;
   schema:name "Beth Israel Hospital (Boston, Mass.)" ;
    .

<http://viaf.org/viaf/144502645> # Zipporah Films.
    a schema:Organization ;
   schema:name "Zipporah Films." ;
    .

<http://worldcat.org/isbn/9781885918239>
    a schema:ProductModel ;
   schema:isbn "1885918232" ;
   schema:isbn "9781885918239" ;
    .


Content-negotiable representations

Close Window

Please sign in to WorldCat 

Don't have an account? You can easily create a free account.