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Dword_avatar_film Ben Spock, Baby Doctor
PBS "Nova" biography of famed pediatrician, author and peace activist, narrated by Jane Alexander


Overview

Genre

Biography, Culture, Anthropology, Human Interest, and Social Issues

Synopsis

The life, times and pediatric pioneering of one of the 20th century's most important figures, a genuine American folk hero.

Treatment

Show treatment

Stage

finished

Running time

56 minutes

Links

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Credits

Robert Richter ... Director, Producer, Writer

Production Details

Prod. Co.

Richter Productions, Inc.

Production years

1987-97

Locations

British V.I., New Haven CT, New York NY, Cleveland OH, Camden ME

Prod. Partners

"Nova"

Distribution Details

Release year

1999

Awards

*Awards: National Council on Family Relations, National Educational Film & Video Festival

Broadcast (Prod.)

PBS

Language

English