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Hidden figures

Summary: 

As the United States raced against Russia to put a man in space, NASA found untapped talent in a group of African-American female mathematicians that served as the brains behind one of the greatest operations in U.S. history. Dorothy Vaughan, Mary J

Genres: 

Fiction films.
Biographical films.
Historical films.
Feature films.
Film adaptations.
Video recordings for the hearing impaired.
Video recordings for people with visual disabilities.
Biographical films.
Drama.
Feature films.
Historical films.
Video recordings for people with visual disabilities.
Video recordings for the hearing impaired.

Release Date: 
2017
Item Type: 
DVD
Language: 
English
Call Number: 
PN1995.9.H5 Hidden Figures DVD
Rating: 
MPAA rating: PG for thematic elements and some language
Subjects: 

Women mathematicians
African American women
African American mathematicians
Space race
African American mathematicians.
African American women.
Employees.
Space race.
Women mathematicians.

Cast & Crew: 

Melfi, Theodore, film director, screenwriter, film producer
Gigliotti, Donna, film producer
Chernin, Peter, 1951- film producer
Topping, Jenno, film producer
Schroeder, Allison, screenwriter
Henson, Taraji P., actor
Spencer, Octavia, actor
Monáe, Janelle, actor
Costner, Kevin, actor
Dunst, Kirsten, 1982- actor
Parsons, Jim, 1973- actor
Ali, Mahershala, 1974- actor
Hodge, Aldis, actor
Powell, Glen, 1988- actor
Quinn, Kimberly, actor
Krupa, Olek, actor
Walker, Mandy, 1963- director of photography
Teschner, Peter, editor of moving image work
Thomas, Wynn P., production designer
Kalfus, Renée Ehrlich, costume designer
Zimmer, Hans, composer (expression)
Williams, Pharrell, composer (expression), film producer
Wallfisch, Benjamin, composer (expression)
Motion picture adaptation of (work): Lee Shetterly, Margot. Hidden figures

Company Credits: 

Fox 2000 Pictures, presenter
Chernin Entertainment, production company
Levantine Films, production company
Twentieth Century Fox Home Entertainment, Inc., publisher

Bib Record Number: 
b23324685
Item ID: 
i16048519