The Resource Portrait of addiction, Public Affairs Television (Firm)

Portrait of addiction, Public Affairs Television (Firm)

Label
Portrait of addiction
Title
Portrait of addiction
Statement of responsibility
Public Affairs Television (Firm)
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
In this program nine men and women-all recovering from drug and/or alcohol addiction-tell their stories. The recovering addicts run the gamut: a former narcotics agent, now recovering from a cocaine habit; a mother of three who is a marketing specialist; a former addict and founder of Stand-Up Harlem, a community of HIV-positive addicts and recovering addicts; a journalist and former addict who actually served as the researcher for Moyers on the series. This candid testimony from people who have been there leaves no doubt that addiction can happen to anyone..and so can recovery
Member of
Cataloging source
AzPhAEM
Characteristic
videorecording
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Moyers, Bill D
  • Films for the Humanities & Sciences (Firm)
  • Films Media Group
  • Public Affairs Television (Firm)
Runtime
57
Series statement
Close to Home: Moyers on Addiction
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Recovering addicts
  • Decision making
  • Addicts
Technique
live action
Label
Portrait of addiction, Public Affairs Television (Firm)
Link
http://digital.films.com/PortalPlaylists.aspx?aid=36239&xtid=7680
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Encoded with permission for digital streaming by Films Media Group on May 12, 2005
  • Films on Demand is distributed by Films Media Group for Films for the Humanities & Sciences, Cambridge Educational, Meridian Education, and Shopware
Antecedent source
unknown
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Contents
Floating Away (1:27) -- Obsessive Desires (2:18) -- Initial Exposure to Drugs or Alcohol (6:06) -- Hooked on Getting High (4:22) -- Falling in Love with Drugs or Alcohol (4:12) -- Losing Control (4:15) -- Substances Take Over (5:33) -- Battle for Life (4:09) -- Drugs End All Dreams (3:53) -- Turning a Corner (4:31) -- Awakenings and Plan of Action (4:30) -- Early Recovery Stage (3:40) -- Finding Joy in Life (3:58)
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 streaming video file (57 min.)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Governing access note
Access requires authentication through Films on Demand
Level of compression
unknown
Medium for sound
other
Other physical details
sd., col., digital file.
Publisher number
  • 7679s
  • 7680
Quality assurance targets
unknown
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
sound
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
  • remote
  • other
System control number
  • 100007680
  • (OCoLC)707969314
  • (FOD)100007680
System details
  • Mode of access: Internet
  • System requirements: FOD playback platform
Video recording format
other
Label
Portrait of addiction, Public Affairs Television (Firm)
Link
http://digital.films.com/PortalPlaylists.aspx?aid=36239&xtid=7680
Publication
Note
  • Encoded with permission for digital streaming by Films Media Group on May 12, 2005
  • Films on Demand is distributed by Films Media Group for Films for the Humanities & Sciences, Cambridge Educational, Meridian Education, and Shopware
Antecedent source
unknown
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Contents
Floating Away (1:27) -- Obsessive Desires (2:18) -- Initial Exposure to Drugs or Alcohol (6:06) -- Hooked on Getting High (4:22) -- Falling in Love with Drugs or Alcohol (4:12) -- Losing Control (4:15) -- Substances Take Over (5:33) -- Battle for Life (4:09) -- Drugs End All Dreams (3:53) -- Turning a Corner (4:31) -- Awakenings and Plan of Action (4:30) -- Early Recovery Stage (3:40) -- Finding Joy in Life (3:58)
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 streaming video file (57 min.)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Governing access note
Access requires authentication through Films on Demand
Level of compression
unknown
Medium for sound
other
Other physical details
sd., col., digital file.
Publisher number
  • 7679s
  • 7680
Quality assurance targets
unknown
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
sound
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
  • remote
  • other
System control number
  • 100007680
  • (OCoLC)707969314
  • (FOD)100007680
System details
  • Mode of access: Internet
  • System requirements: FOD playback platform
Video recording format
other

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