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Title American winter [electronic resource].

Publication Info. [United States] : Collective Eye Films, 2013.
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Description 1 online resource (1 video file (approximately 71 min.)) : sd., col.
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Credits Directed by Joe Gantz.
Cast Liesl Wendt, Nick Fish, Kate Lore.
Summary AMERICAN WINTER is a timely documentary that follows the personal stories of eight families struggling in the worst economic downturn since the Great Depression. Filmed over the winter of 2011-12, the film reveals the devastating effects of the mortgage meltdown, high unemployment, the health care crisis, and budget cuts to the social safety net through the eyes of families in crisis.
Audience MPAA rating: Not rated.
System Details Mode of access: World Wide Web.
Subject Poverty -- United States.
Economic assistance, Domestic -- United States.
Public welfare -- United States.
Family services -- United States.
Income distribution -- United States.
United States -- Economic conditions -- 2009-
Global Financial Crisis, 2008-2009.
Genre/Form Video recordings for the hearing impaired.
Added Author Gantz, Joe, film director, film producer.
Gantz, Harry, film director, film producer.
Butler, Aaron I., film producer, editor of moving image work.
Terrill, Devon, film producer.
Goodman, Joel (Joel Scott), music director.
Thelander, Patrick, cinematographer.
Morris, Dan, cinematographer.
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Music No. MWT12276947

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