Guide to the HEARTS & QUARKS Production Materials

Daniel Hartwig
Stanford University Libraries. Dept. of Special Collections & University Archives.
Stanford, California
October 2010
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Overview

Call Number: SC0439
Creator: Wagner, Jane.
Title: Hearts & Quarks production materials
Dates: 1987
Physical Description: 3.5 Linear feet
Summary: Collection consists of original 16mm film negatives (with 3/4 inch video copies), audio tapes, and transcripts of interviews with Dr. Norman Shumway and Prof. Sidney Drell and of a conversation between Shumway and Drell.
Language(s): The materials are in English.
Repository: Dept. of Special Collections & University Archives.
Stanford University Libraries.
557 Escondido Mall
Stanford, CA 94305-6064
Email: speccollref@stanford.edu
Phone: (650) 725-1022
URL: http://library.stanford.edu/spc

Administrative Information

Provenance

Gift of Jane Wagner, 1993-1994.

Information about Access

This collection is open for research.

Ownership & Copyright

All requests to reproduce, publish, quote from, or otherwise use collection materials must be submitted in writing to the Head of Special Collections and University Archives, Stanford University Libraries, Stanford, California 94304-6064. Consent is given on behalf of Special Collections as the owner of the physical items and is not intended to include or imply permission from the copyright owner. Such permission must be obtained from the copyright owner, heir(s) or assigns. See: http://library.stanford.edu/depts/spc/pubserv/permissions.html.
Restrictions also apply to digital representations of the original materials. Use of digital files is restricted to research and educational purposes.

Cite As

HEARTS & QUARKS (SC0439). Department of Special Collections and University Archives, Stanford University Libraries, Stanford, Calif.

Associated Materials

An overview of the film 'Hearts and Quarks' published 1989 Feb 1 in the Stanford newspaper (Campus Report ) is available in the respositroy.

Jane Wanger

Jane Wagner received her B.Sc and M.Sc in political sociology from the London School of Economics . She completed her master's degree in documentary film production at Stanford University in 1988. Her thesis film, Hearts & Quarks, has been screened at the 20th International Documentary Film Festival in Nyon, Switzerland; the 39th International Film Festival in Berlin; the National Educational Film Festival; and the Montreal International Festival of Women's Films.

Biographical/Historical Sketch

HEARTS & QUARKS, a film about the ethics and application of modern science and technology, was Jane Wagner's masters thesis project for the Dept. of Communications Documentary Film Program at Stanford. It features interviews with physicist Sidney Drell and heart surgeon Norman Shumway.

Description of the Collection

Hearts & Quarks, Two Perspectives on Modern Technology , addresses questions raised by the applications and effects of science in our society; it focuses on the careers of two Stanford University scientists, Sidney Drell and Dr. Norman Shumway. Prof . Drell , a theoretical physicist and arms control expert, is deputy director of the Stanford Linear Accelerator Center; Dr. Shumway, who performed the first U.S. heart transplant in 1968, is chairman of cardiovascular surgery at the Stanford Medical Center. The film combines interviews with historical and contemporary footage.
This collection of production materials includes the l6mm film negatives (with 3/4 inch video copies) of Wagner's interviews with Drell and Shumway and of a conversation between Drell and Shumway; audio tapes of the above as well as class and operating room sounds and the narration; and logs and transcripts.

Access Terms

Drell, Sidney D., (Sidney David), 1926-
Shumway, N. E. (Norman Edward), 1923-2006
Wagner, Jane.
Motion pictures
Phonotapes.
Science--Moral and ethical aspects.
Technology--Moral and ethical aspects.
Videorecordings.


Collection Contents

 

Production materials 1987

Box 1

16 Neg. Rolls (1-4), UNC 603 undated

Box 1

16 Neg. Hold Orig., Rolls 5-8, UNC 603 undated

Box 1

16 Neg. Hold Orig., Rolls 9-12, UNC 603 undated

Physical Description: 6 video reel(s)
Box 1

16 Neg. Hold Orig., Rolls 13-16, UNC 603 undated

Physical Description: 7 video reel(s)
Box 1

16 Neg. + 16 I.P., Rolls 16A, 17, 18, 19, 20 Orig., 20 D.N./20I.P. undated

Physical Description: 7 video reel(s)
Box 1

16 Neg. 16 D.N. 16 I.P. 16 CRoll for titles, Rolls for Title Sequences, UNC 603 undated

Physical Description: 8 video reel(s)
Box 2

H&Q Transcripts undated

Box 2

H&Q Conversation Drell & Shumway undated

Physical Description: 1 videotape (VHS)
Box 2

SLAC/Drell Interview Tape #1 undated

Physical Description: 1 audiotape(s) (reel-to-reel)
Box 2

Drell Interview Tape #2 undated

Physical Description: 1 audiotape(s) (reel-to-reel)
Box 2

Operating room amb./ Shumway interview Roll #1 1987 Feb 25

Physical Description: 1 audiotape(s) (reel-to-reel)
Box 2

Sumway interview/Operating room noise/Lab noise Roll #2 1987 Feb 25

Physical Description: 1 audiotape(s) (reel-to-reel)
Box 2

Amb. Drell's office/Noise at SLAC Roll #3 1987 Feb 20

Physical Description: 1 audiotape(s) (reel-to-reel)
Box 2

Core 3 & 4/Conversation Drell & Shumway 1987 Jul 6

Physical Description: 1 audiotape(s) (reel-to-reel)
Box 2

Conversation Drell & Shumway/ Core 1 & 2 1987 Jul 6

Physical Description: 1 audiotape(s) (reel-to-reel)
Box 2

Shumway/Amb. sound for train birdie & conference undated

Physical Description: 1 audiotape(s) (reel-to-reel)
Box 2

Drell's class undated

Physical Description: 1 audiotape(s) (reel-to-reel)
Box 2

Drell/audio interview/ tape #2 1987 Jul 2

Physical Description: 1 audiotape(s) (reel-to-reel)
Box 2

Shumway/Drell/Audio interview/Tape #1 1987 Jul 2

Physical Description: 1 audiotape(s) (reel-to-reel)
Box 2

Monitors. Drell & S. Talking Leads 1988 Apr 27

Physical Description: 1 audiotape(s) (reel-to-reel)
Box 2

Hospital undated

Physical Description: 1 audiotape(s) (reel-to-reel)
Box 2

Narration undated

Physical Description: 1 audiotape(s) (reel-to-reel)
Box 2

H+Q Tape #2 undated

Physical Description: 1 videotape(s) (VHS)
Box 2

Shumway undated

Physical Description: 1 videotape(s) (VHS)
Box 2

H+Q undated

Physical Description: 1 videotape(s) (VHS)
Box 2

Dry run Drell & Shumway 1987 Jul 24

Physical Description: 1 videotape(s) (VHS)
Box 2

H&Q Tape 1 Interview Drell & Shumway undated

Physical Description: 1 videotape(s) (VHS)
Box 3

Hearts & Quarks 16mm B track neg undated

Physical Description: 1 videotape(s) (VHS)
Box 3

Hearts & Quarks 16mm A&B roll ECN undated

Physical Description: 2 videotape(s) (VHS)