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Title The Panama deception [videorecording] / Docurama Films ; an Empowerment Project production ; directed by Barbara Trent ; written and edited by David Kasper ; produced by Barbara Trent ... [et al.].

Imprint [New York, N.Y.] : Distributed by New Video, [2007]

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Location Call No. OPAC Message Status
 Axe DVDs 2nd Floor  972.87053 P191 2007    ---  Available
Description 1 videodisc (ca. 91 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.
System Details DVD; Dolby Digital stereo, NTSC.
Performer Narrator, Elizabeth Montgomery.
Credits Camera, Michael Dobo, Manuel Becker ; music, Sting ... [et al.].
Note Originally released as a documentary film in 1992.
Audience Not rated.
Summary Offers a view of the 1989 invasion of Panama that was not given by the American media. Presents evidence of mass burials of civilian casualties and internment of homeless civilians which was concealed by the U.S. military or went unreported. Also claims to reveal President Bush's "secret agenda" behind the invasion: to keep U.S. military bases in Panama after the year 2000 in defiance of canal treaties.
Note Special features: Follow-up interviews with filmmakers Barbara Trent & David Kasper; The politics of demonization and fear, with Phyllis Bennis; The future of Panama & Latin America; Panama to Iraq: the trajectory of U.S. militarism; Panama after the invasion, with Humberto Brown; trailers from goodfilms.org; resource guide; filmmaker biographies.
Awards "Academy Award winner"--Container.
Subject Panama -- History -- American Invasion, 1989.
Panama -- Foreign relations -- United States.
United States -- Foreign relations -- Panama.
Panama -- History -- American Invasion, 1989.
Panama -- Foreign relations -- United States.
United States -- Foreign relations -- Panama.
Genre/Form Documentary films.
Historical films.
Documentary -- Feature.
Added Author Trent, Barbara.
Kasper, David.
Montgomery, Elizabeth, 1933-1995.
Docurama (Firm)
Empowerment Project.
New Video Group.
ISBN 0767094425
9780767094429
Standard No. 767685987131
Music No. NVG-9871 New Video
Standard No. QBX qbi07002261

 
    
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