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Title The draft [videorecording] / producer & director, Aaron Matthews ; writers, Donald Campbell, Aaron Matthews ; executive producer, Peter Schnall ; a Partisan Pictures production for PBS.

Publication Info. [Arlington, Virginia] : PBS, [2015]
[Arlington, Virginia] : Distributed by PBS Distribution.


Location Call No. Status
 PAS Central Library DVD, Non-Fiction    355.22363 DRA    Available
Description 1 videodisc (approximately 55 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
two-dimensional moving image tdi rdacontent
video v rdamedia
videodisc vd rdacarrier
digital optical stereo rda
NTSC rda
video file DVD video region 1 rda
System Details DVD; NTSC, region 1; widescreen presentation; stereo.
Language English dialogue with optional English subtitles.
Performer Narrator, Campbell Scott.
Credits Editor, Mark Fason ; music, Jingle Punks, Gary Pozner.
Audience Rating: TVPG.
Summary What is the price of citizenship in time of war? What are the limits to government authority over the liberty of a free people? Does the military draft have a place in American democracy? Since the birth of the United States, these questions have driven a defining national debate. This documentary, first aired on PBS, unpacks the history and the arguments that have shaped military conscription in the United States.--Adapted from container.
Subject Draft -- United States -- History.
United States. Army -- Recruiting, enlistment, etc.
United States. Navy -- Recruiting, enlistment, etc.
United States. Air Force -- Recruiting, enlistment, etc.
Genre/Form Documentary television programs.
Nonfiction television programs.
Added Author Scott, Campbell, narrator.
Matthews, Aaron, television director, television producer.
Schnall, Peter, television producer.
Campbell, Donald (Screenwriter), screenwriter.
Public Broadcasting Service (U.S.), broadcaster.
PBS Distribution (Firm), distributor.
Partisan Pictures (Firm), production company.
ISBN 9781627893725
Standard No. 841887025010
Music No. DRAF601 PBS Distribution

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