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Title What are dreams? [videorecording] / PBS ; BBC ; WGBH Educational Foundation ; produced and directed by Charles Coville ; produced and directed for Nova by Sarah Holt.

Publication Info. Arlington, Va. : Distributed by PBS Distribution, [2010]


Location Pub Note Copy No. Status
 Woodstock PL Adult AV - WOLY-11  DVD 154.63 WHA    DUE 10-26-20
Description 1 videodisc (55 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
two-dimensional moving image tdi rdacontent
video v rdamedia
videodisc vd rdacarrier
Note Originally produced for television in 2009.
Contents A new science -- The stages of sleep -- Sleeping on a problem -- The upside of nightmares -- Do dreams mean anything?
Credits Editors, Sarah Holt, Nathan Hendrie, Sally Yeadon ; camera, Paul Jenkins, Stephen McCarthy, Sam Painter ; music, Christopher Rife.
Performer Narrator, Jamie Effros.
Summary "What are dreams and why do we have them? NOVA joins the leading dream researchers as they embark on a variety of neurological and psychological experiments to investigate the world of sleep and dreams. Delving deep into the thoughts and brains of a variety of dreamers, scientists are asking important questions about the purpose of this mysterious world we escape to at night."--Container.
System Details DVD ; NTSC, region 1 ; widescreen ; stereo.
Language English ; closed-captioned ; optional audio descriptions for the visually impaired.
Subject Dreams -- Video recordings.
Sleep -- Video recordings.
Dreams -- Research -- Video recordings.
Dreams -- Physiological aspects -- Video recordings.
Sleep -- Research -- Video recordings.
Brain -- Research -- Video recordings.
Subconsciousness -- Video recordings.
Genre/Form Science television programs.
Video recordings.
Documentary television programs.
Video recordings for the hearing impaired.
Video recordings for people with visual disabilities.
Added Author Colville, Charles, 1959-
Holt, Sarah.
Effros, Jamie.
PBS Distribution (Firm)
Public Broadcasting Service (U.S.)
British Broadcasting Corporation.
WGBH Educational Foundation.
Note Subtitle on container: Inside the sleeping brain
Added Title Nova (Television program)
Standard No. 841887011648
ISBN 9781608831616
Music No. NOVA6195 PBS Home Video

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