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Title Who killed the electric car? [videorecording] / a Chris Paine film ; a Dean Devlin/Plinyminor production in association with Papercut Films ; written and directed by Chris Paine ; produced by Jessie Deeter ; executive producers, Dean Devlin, Tavin Marin Titus, Richard D. Titus ; consulting producer, Alex Gibney ; co-producers, Kathy Weiss, Rachel Olschan ; co-executive producers, Kearie Peak, Mark Roskin, Stanford R. Ovshinsky.

Imprint Culver City, Calif. : Sony Pictures Home Entertainment, c2006.


Location Call No. Status
 GDL Central Library DVD    629.2293 WHO    Available
Description 1 videodisc (93 min.) : sd., col. with b&w sequences ; 4 3/4 in.
Note Originally produced as a documentary film in 2006.
Contents Special features: Deleted scenes -- Jump-starting the future -- Meeky Rosie video : "Forever" -- Previews.
Credits Director of photography, Thaddeus Wadleigh ; editors, Michael Kovalenko, Chris A. Peterson ; original music, Michael Brook.
Performer Narrator, Martin Sheen ; interviewees, Joanne Sharpless, Alan S. Lowenthal, Paul Scott, Wally E. Rippel, S. David Freeman, Chelsea Sexton, Alan C. Lloyd, Ed Begley Jr., Peter Horton, Ralph Nader, Greg Hansen.
Summary Investigates the development and demise of the fuel-efficient, environment-friendly electric car. Examines the Bush administration's role in the car's being peremptory pulled from production, the influence of the automobile industry and oil interests, and implications for the future of sustainable energy in the United States.
Audience MPAA rating: PG (parental guidance suggested) for brief mild language.
System Details DVD, region 1, anamorphic widescreen (1.78:1) presentation ; Dolby Digital 5.1.
Language Closed-captioned.
English dialogue, optional French subtitles.
Subject Electric automobiles.
Electric automobiles -- Political aspects -- United States.
Electric automobiles -- Government policy -- United States.
Renewable energy sources.
Renewable energy sources -- Political aspects -- United States.
Sustainable development.
Sustainable development -- Political aspects -- United States.
Oil industries -- Corrupt practices -- United States.
Automobile industry and trade -- Corrupt practices -- United States.
Petroleum industry and trade -- Corrupt practices -- United States.
Genre/Form Documentary films
Video recordings for the hearing impaired
Added Author Paine, Chris.
Deeter, Jessie.
Devlin, Dean.
Titus, Tavin Maris.
Titus, Richard D., 1968-
Gibney, Alex.
Weiss, Kathy.
Olschan, Rachel.
Peak, Kearie.
Roskin, Mark.
Ovshinsky, Stanford R.
Sheen, Martin.
Wadleigh, Thaddeus, 1964-
Kovalenko, Michael.
Peterson, Chris A.
Brook, Michael, 1952-
Papercut Films (Firm)
Plinyminor (Firm)
Sony Pictures Classics (Firm)
Sony Pictures Home Entertainment (Firm)
ISBN 1424819547
Standard No. 043396152861
Music No. 15286 Sony Pictures Home Entertainment

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