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Title Amazon empire [videorecording] : the rise and reign of Jeff Bezos / directed by James Jacoby ; written and produced by Anya Bourg & James Jacoby ; a Frontline production with Left/Right Docs.

Publication Info. [Arlington, Virginia] : PBS Distribution, [2020]


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Description 1 videodisc (116 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
Playing Time 020000
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System Details DVD, region 1, widescreen (16x9) presentation; Dolby Digital stereo.
Language In English; English subtitles for the deaf and hard of hearing (SDH).
Note Title and credits from screen; statement of responsibility from ending credits.
Performer Correspondent, James Jacoby ; narrator, Will Lyman ; with: Jeff Bezos, Joshua Weinstein, Christian Davenport, Amy Webb, Andreas Weigend, Brad Stone, Shel Kaphan, James Marcus and others.
Credits Director of photography, Jeremy Gould ; editors, Chris O'Coin, Fanny Lee ; music, Mat Davidson.
Note Originally broadcast as an individual episode of Frontline on PBS on February 18, 2020.
Audience MPAA rating: Not rated.
Summary Examines Amazon CEO Jeff Bezos's ascent to power and the global impact of the empire he built. The film also investigates the darker side of the company's rapid growth: worker exploitation, product safety problems, and surveillance; as well as the challenge of trying to rein in the power of the richest man in the world.
Subject Bezos, Jeffrey. (Firm) -- History.
Booksellers and bookselling -- United States -- Biography.
Businessmen -- United States -- Biography.
Internet bookstores -- United States -- History.
Electronic commerce -- United States -- History.
Genre/Form Biographical television programs.
Documentary television programs.
Video recordings for the hearing impaired.
Added Author Jacoby, James (Television producer), television director, screenwriter, television producer.
Bourg, Anya, screenwriter, television producer.
Bezos, Jeffrey, on-screen participant.
Left/Right (Firm), production company.
PBS Distribution (Firm), publisher.
Added Title Container in (work): Frontline (Television program)
ISBN 9781531711252
Standard No. 841887043007
Music No. FR61907 PBS

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