Head games
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Published
Oakbrook Terrace, Ill. : Head Games The Film, LLC, [2012].
Status
Oak Brook Public Library - Adult DVD Nonfiction
DVD 617.1027 HEAD...
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Format
DVD
Physical Desc
1 videodisc (96 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
Language
English
UPC
8558260041018

Notes

General Note
Based on the book: Head Games / by Christopher Nowinski.
General Note
"How much of you are you willing to lose for a game?"--Container.
Creation/Production Credits
Music composer, Billy Corgan, Craig J. Snider ; music supervisor, Hank Neuberger ; editor, David E. Simpson ; cinematography, Keith Walker, Dana Kupper.
Participants/Performers
Featuring: Laura Balcer MD, Robert Cantu MD, Cindy Parlow Cone, Bob Costas, Gary Dorshimer MD, Steven Galetta MD, Isaiah Kacyvenski, Eric Laudano ATC, Christina Master MD, Ann McKee MD, Chris Nowinski, Keith Primeau, Alan Schwartz, Brendan Shanahan, Douglas Smith MD, Jason Stallman, Robert Stern PhD, Darryl Young, with various professional league officials, representatives, many dedicated athletes and parents, and more
Description
A documentary film about the silent concussion crisis in American sports. Athletes from the professional to youth levels share their experiences and struggles with the long-term effects of concussions from contact sports. Inspired by the evens from the book "Head Games" written by former Ivy League football player and WWE Wrestler Christopher Nowinski, the film contrasts evidence and science on head trauma from medical experts with first-hand accounts from athletes, coaches, and parents who tread the difficult balance between sports excellence and self-preservation.
System Details
DVD, region 1.
Language
In English.
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DVD
Citations
APA Citation (style guide)

James, S., Sheridan, B., & Nowinski, C. (2012). Head games. Oakbrook Terrace, Ill.: Head Games The Film, LLC.

Chicago / Turabian - Author Date Citation (style guide)

James, Steve, 1955-, Bruce. Sheridan and Christopher. Nowinski. 2012. Head Games. Oakbrook Terrace, Ill.: Head Games The Film, LLC.

Chicago / Turabian - Humanities Citation (style guide)

James, Steve, 1955-, Bruce. Sheridan and Christopher. Nowinski, Head Games. Oakbrook Terrace, Ill.: Head Games The Film, LLC, 2012.

MLA Citation (style guide)

James, Steve, Bruce Sheridan, and Christopher Nowinski. Head Games. Oakbrook Terrace, Ill.: Head Games The Film, LLC, 2012. DVD.

Note! Citation formats are based on standards as of July 2010. Citations contain only title, author, edition, publisher, and year published. Citations should be used as a guideline and should be double checked for accuracy.
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