The American buffalo : a film by Ken Burns
(Blu-ray) 

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Burns, Ken, 1953- television director,
Duncan, Dayton, screenwriter.
Coyote, Peter, narrator.
Public Broadcasting Service (U.S.), publisher.
PBS Distribution (Firm), film distributor.
Published
[Arlington, Virginia] : PBS, [2023].
Format
Blu-ray
ISBN
9781531715731, 1531715737
Physical Desc
2 videodiscs (approximately 240 min.) : sound, color with black and white sequences ; 4 3/4 in. 
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Published
[Arlington, Virginia] : PBS, [2023].
Language
English
ISBN
9781531715731, 1531715737
UPC
841887047487

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General Note
Blu-ray Disc
General Note
Title from disc surface.
General Note
Originally broadcast as a television miniseries in 2023.
General Note
Special feature: Homecoming by Julianna Brannum.
Creation/Production Credits
Director of photography, Buddy Squires ; editor, Craig Mellish.
Participants/Performers
Narrator, Peter Coyote.
Description
The American Buffalo delves into over 10,000 years of North American history, exploring the evolution and significance of buffalo to Native American people on the Great Plains and highlighting the near-extinction of the American buffalo, driven by factors such as the buffalo robe trade, westward expansion, diseases, and drought. The second episode follows a diverse group, including Theodore Roosevelt and Charles Goodnight, in their efforts to rescue the species from extermination, showcasing the remarkable capacity to reverse environmental damage when collective action is taken.
Target Audience
MPAA rating: Not rated.
System Details
Blu-ray, widescreen, 5.1 surround audio.
System Details
This is a Blu-ray disc made for Blu-ray disc blue-laser format players, and will not play on standard DVD players.
Language
Soundtracks in English and Spanish; optional subtitles in English or Spanish for the deaf and hard of hearing (SDH).
Language
Optional English Described Video for the blind and visually impaired.

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APA Citation, 7th Edition (style guide)

Burns, K., Duncan, D., & Coyote, P. (2023). The American buffalo: a film by Ken Burns . PBS.

Chicago / Turabian - Author Date Citation, 17th Edition (style guide)

Burns, Ken, 1953-, Dayton, Duncan and Peter, Coyote. 2023. The American Buffalo: A Film By Ken Burns. PBS.

Chicago / Turabian - Humanities (Notes and Bibliography) Citation, 17th Edition (style guide)

Burns, Ken, 1953-, Dayton, Duncan and Peter, Coyote. The American Buffalo: A Film By Ken Burns PBS, 2023.

MLA Citation, 9th Edition (style guide)

Burns, Ken, Dayton Duncan, and Peter Coyote. The American Buffalo: A Film By Ken Burns PBS, 2023.

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