[United States] : HBO Home Box Office ; Burbank, CA : Distributed by Warner Home Video, 2012.
3 videodiscs (276 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in. + 1 program guide (20 p.)
DVD; Dolby Digital 2.0.
Includes English and dubbed Spanish soundtracks, with optional subtitles in English, French or Spanish.
Title from container.
Originally broadcat on television in 2012 as a four-part HBO documentary.
Special features: bonus shorts; twelve comprehensive segments ; 20 page program guide.
Parts 1 & 3: produced by John Hoffman ; editor, Paula Heredia.
Part 2: produced by John Hoffman, Dan Chaykin ; editor, Jennifer McGarrity.
Parts 1-4: producer, Sarah Teale ; director of photography, Dyanna Taylor ; original music, Wendy Blackstone, Adam Dorn, Daniel Freiberg.
Developed in partnership with the Institute of Medicine (IOM) at the National Academies of Science, in association with the National Institutes of Health (NIH) and the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) and with support from Kaiser Permanente and the Michael & Susan Dell Foundation, The Weight of the Nation is one of the largest public health campaigns on obesity the nation has seen to date.
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