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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

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Location Call No. Status
 GDL Central Library DVD    338.74 COR    Available
Description 2 videodiscs (145 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.
Note Described for the visually impaired.
Based on "The corporation : the pathological pursuit of profit and power" by Joel Bakan.
Originally released as a documentary motion picture in 2004.
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.
Credits Narrator, Mikela J. Mikael ; editor, Joel Bakan ; music, Leonard J. Paul.
Performer Michael Moore, Noam Chomsky, Naomi Klein, Milton Friedman.
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.
Audience MPAA rating: Not rated.
System Details DVD, widescreen presentation ; Dolby Digital.
Language Closed-captioned.
English dialogue with optional Spanish, French and English subtitles.
Awards Sundance Film Festival (2004): Audience Award - World Cinema, Documentary
Subject Corporations -- History
Corporations -- Corrupt practices
Corporations -- Moral and ethical aspects.
Corporate culture
Genre/Form Documentary films
Video recordings for the hearing impaired
Video recordings for people with visual disabilities
Added Author Achbar, Mark
Simpson, Bart
Bakan, Joel.
Crooks, Harold, 1943-
Abbott, Jennifer.
Mikael, Mikela J.
Moore, Michael, 1954 April 23-
Chomsky, Noam
Klein, Naomi, 1970-
Friedman, Milton, 1912-2006
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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