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Determined fighting Alzheimer's  Cover Image DVD DVD

Determined [DVD videorecording] : fighting Alzheimer's / a Nova production by Open Horizon for GBH in association with Cinema Sol ; produced by Therese Barry-Tanner, Eileen Littig ; director/cinematographer/editor, Melissa Godoy.

Godoy, Melissa, (film director,, cinematographer,, editor.). Cahalane, Laurie, (film producer.). Barry-Tanner, Therese, (film producer.). Littig, Eileen, (film producer.). Robinson, Jeannette (Narrator), (narrator.). Open Horizon (Firm), (production company.). WGBH (Television station : Boston, Mass.), (production company.). Cinema Sol (Firm), (production company.). Public Broadcasting Service (U.S.), (publisher.). PBS Distribution (Firm), (film distributor.).

Record details

  • ISBN: 9781531714741
  • ISBN: 1531714749
  • Physical Description: 1 videodisc (55 minutes) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
  • Publisher: [Alexandria, Virginia] : PBS, [2022]

Content descriptions

General Note:
Originally broadcast on television by PBS as an episode of the television program Nova in 2022.
Creation/Production Credits Note:
Cinematographer/editor, Melissa Godoy.
Participant or Performer Note:
Narrator, Jeannette Robinson.
Summary, etc.:
In this episode of Nova, three women at risk of developing Alzheimer's join a groundbreaking study to try to prevent the disease, while sharing their ups and downs, anxiously watching for symptoms, and hoping they can make a difference.
Target Audience Note:
TV Parental Guidelines rating: TV-PG (parental guidance suggested; this program contains material that parents may find unsuitable for younger children).
System Details Note:
DVD; NTSC, Region 1; widescreen presentation; stereo.
Language Note:
In English; English subtitles for the deaf and hard-of-hearing (SDH); English descriptive audio track for people with visual disabilities.
Source of Description Note:
Title from disc surface.
Subject: Alzheimer's disease.
Alzheimer's disease > Patients.
Genre: Documentary television programs.
Nonfiction television programs.
Educational television programs.
Topic Heading: Closed captioned DVDs.
Audio described DVDs.

Available copies

  • 1 of 1 copy available at Skagit Evergreen Libraries. (Show)
  • 1 of 1 copy available at Upper Skagit Library District. (Show)
  • 1 of 1 copy available at Upper Skagit Library.


  • 0 current holds with 1 total copy.
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Upper Skagit Library 616.831 DET 1013628 New DVD Available -

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