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Title The take [videorecording] / produced by Barna-Alper Productions Inc. and Klein Lewis Productions in co-production with the National Film Board of Canada and in association with the Canadian Broadcasting Corporation ; written by Naomi Klein ; directed by Avi Lewis.

Imprint New York : First Run Features ; Brooklyn, NY : First Run Icarus Films, [2006]

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Location Call No. Status
 PAS Central Library DVD, Non-Fiction    982.07 TAK    Available
Description 1 videodisc (ca. 87 min.) : sd., col. with b&w sequences ; 4 3/4 in.
Note Originally released as a documentary film in 2004.
Special features include short film "Gustavo Benedetto: Presente" and documentary "Fire the director: the making of the Take".
Credits Narrators, Naomi Klein, Avi Lewis, director of photography, Mark Ellam ; editor, Ricardo Acosta ; music composer, David Wall.
Summary In the wake of Argentina's spectacular economics collapse, Latin America's most prosperous middle class finds itself in a ghost town of abandoned factories and mass unemployment. Explores how Argentina's 2001 economic collapse, where a prosperous middle-class economy was destroyed during 10 years of IMF policies, impacted the lives of ordinary workers. Follows 30 unemployed auto-parts workers, who stage a protest against their bosses and economic globalization by occupying their closed factory and refusing to leave.
System Details DVD, region 1; Dolby Digital surround.
Language English or Spanish dialogue, English and Spanish subtitles.
Subject Globalization -- Economic aspects -- Argentina.
Anti-globalization movement -- Argentina.
Argentina -- Economic conditions -- 1983-2002.
Argentina -- Social conditions -- 1983-
Argentina -- Condiciones económicas.
Argentina -- Condiciones sociales.
Genre/Form Feature films
Documentary films
Documentary -- Feature.
Added Author Lewis, Avi.
Klein, Naomi. Ph. D.
First-Run Features (Firm)
First Run/Icarus Films.
Standard No. 720229912013
Music No. FRF 912013D First Run Features

 
    
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