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Title Harlan County U.S.A. [videorecording] / a Cabin Creek Film production ; produced and directed by Barbara Kopple.

Imprint [New York?] : Criterion Collection, [2006]


Location Call No. Status
 GDL Central Library DVD    331.8928 HAR    Available
Edition Special ed.
Description 1 videodisc (104 min.) : sd., col. with b&w sequences ; 4 3/4 in. + 1 booklet (20 p. : ill. ; 19 cm.)
Series Criterion collection
Criterion collection (DVD videodiscs) ; 334.
Note Originally released as a documentary film in 1976.
Optional audio commentary with producer/director Barbara Kopple.
Supplements: The making of Harlan County USA (22 min.) -- Outtakes (27 min.) -- Hazel Dickens interview (12 min.) -- John Sayles on the film (7 min.) -- Harlan County USA at Sundance ( 14 min.) -- Trailer (3 min.).
Credits Cinematography, Hart Perry, Kevin Keating ; editors, Nancy Baker, Mary Lampson ; music, Hazel Dickens, Merle Travis.
Summary Chronicles the 1973 Harlan County, Kentucky coal miners' strike against the operators of the Brookside mine and the Duke Power Company, which resulted from the company's refusal to honor the national contract of the United Mine Workers of America when the miners joined the union.
Audience MPAA rating: PG.
System Details DVD, region 1, widescreen (1.78:1) presentation ; Dolby Digital mono.
Language Subtitled for the deaf and hard of hearing.
Subject United Mine Workers of America
Eastover Mining Company.
Duke Power Company.
Coal Miners' Strike, Harlan County, Ky., 1973
Coal miners -- Kentucky -- Harlan County.
Strikes and lockouts -- Kentucky -- Harlan County.
Harlan County (Ky.)
Genre/Form Documentary films
Video recordings for the hearing impaired.
Added Author Kopple, Barbara.
Dickens, Hazel, 1935-2011
Travis, Merle
Perry, Hart.
Keating, Kevin.
Baker, Nancy
Lampson, Mary
Cabin Creek Films
Criterion Collection (Firm)
ISBN 0780030168
Standard No. 037429208328
Music No. HAR120 Criterion Collection

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