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Title Big Easy to Big Empty [videorecording] : the untold story of the drowning of New Orleans / Palast Productions presents ; produced by Matt Pascarella ; written and reported by Greg Palast ; filmed and edited and co-produced by Big Noise Tactical Media.

Imprint [New York, N.Y.] : Disinformation Company, c2007.


Location Call No. Status
 PAS Central Library DVD, Non-Fiction    363.34922 BIG    Available
Edition Widescreen format.
Description 1 videodisc (27 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.
Note "Expanded from the versions seen on Democracy Now!, LinkTV and Like It Is" -- Container.
"A Greg Palast investigation" -- Container.
Originally produced as a documentary film in 2006.
Special features (65 min.): "Tomorrow's New Orleans : who's city will it be?-- a half-hour conversation with Amy Goodman & Greg Palast" (2006, 30 min.); interview with Malik Rahim of Common Ground Relief (2006, 11 min.); interview with Dr. Ivor Heerden of the LSU Hurricane Center (2006, 12 min.); "New Orleans, one year later" photo slideshow (images taken by Matt Pascarella, 12 min.); audio excerpt from Greg Palast's "Armed madhouse" (as read by Brod Bagert).
Summary A critical investigation of the government's management of the post-Katrina recovery efforts in New Orleans, focusing especially on unequal treatment based on race and socioeconomic status.
System Details DVD; stereo.
Subject Hurricane Katrina, 2005.
Hurricanes -- Louisiana -- New Orleans.
Disaster relief -- Government policy -- United States.
Emergency management -- Government policy -- United States.
Genre/Form Documentary films
Added Author Palast, Greg.
Pascarella, Matt.
Goodman, Amy, 1957-
Rahim, Malik, 1948?-
Van Heerden, Ivor Ll.
Palast Productions.
Big Noise Tactical Media.
Disinformation Company.
Added Title Untold story of the drowning of New Orleans
Tomorrow's New Orleans : who's city will it be?
New Orleans, one year later.
ISBN 193285794X
Standard No. 826262003791

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