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Uniform Title Corporation (Motion picture)
Title The corporation [videorecording] / produced by Big Picture Media Corporation in association with TV Ontario, Vision TV, Knowledge Network, Saskatchewan Communications Network and ACCESS ; produced by Mark Achbar and Bart Simpson ; written by Joel Bakan, Harold Crooks and Mark Achbar ; directed by Mark Achbar and Jennifer Abbott.

Imprint [United States] : Zeitgeist Films, c2005

Copies

Location Call No. OPAC Message Status
 Axe DVDs 2nd Floor  338.74 C8173 2005  Disc 1    ---  Available
 Axe DVDs 2nd Floor  338.740 C8173 2005  Disc 2    ---  Available
Description 2 videodiscs (145 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.
System Details DVD, widescreen (1.85:1) presentation; Dolby Digital.
Language English dialogue with optional Spanish and French subtitles ; English descriptive audio for the visually impaired; Closed-captioning in English for the hearing impaired.
Cast Michael Moore, Noam Chomsky, Naomi Klein, Milton Friedman.
Credits Narrator, Mikela J. Mikael ; editor, Joel Bakan ; music, Leonard J. Paul.
Note Based on "The corporation : the pathological pursuit of profit and power" by Joel Bakan.
Released as a motion picture in 2004.
Audience Not rated.
Summary The Corporation charts the spectacular rise of the corporation as a dramatic, pervasive presence in our everyday lives. With a deft mix of humor, visual panache and seriousness, this documentary is a timely, entertaining critique of global conglomerates.
Note Special features: Q's and A's (i.e., Qs and As): video interviews with the filmmakers from radio TV and theaters; Janeane Garofolo interviews writer Joel Bakan (from Air America's Majority Report); two filmmaker audio commentaries; Grassroots marketing presentation; eight deleted scenes; trailer.
Subject Corporations -- History.
Genre/Form Documentary films.
Subject Video recordings for the hearing impaired.
Video recordings for people with visual disabilities.
Added Author Achbar, Mark.
Simpson, Bart.
Crooks, Harold, 1943-
Abbott, Jennifer.
Mikael, Mikela J.
Moore, Michael, 1954 April 23-
Chomsky, Noam, 1928-
Klein, Naomi, 1970-
Bakan, Joel. Corporation.
Big Picture Media Corporation.
TVOntario.
Vision TV.
Knowledge Network.
Saskatchewan Communications Network.
Alberta Educational Communications Corporation.
Zeitgeist Films.
Standard No. 795975106535
Music No. Z1065 Zeitgeist Films

 
    
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