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The Resource The corporation, produced by Big Picture Media Corporation in association with TV Ontario, Vision TV, Knowledge Network, Saskatchewan Communications Network and ACCESS ; produced by Mark Achbar and Bart Simpson ; written by Joel Bakan, Harold Crooks and Mark Achbar ; directed by Mark Achbar and Jennifer Abbott

The corporation, produced by Big Picture Media Corporation in association with TV Ontario, Vision TV, Knowledge Network, Saskatchewan Communications Network and ACCESS ; produced by Mark Achbar and Bart Simpson ; written by Joel Bakan, Harold Crooks and Mark Achbar ; directed by Mark Achbar and Jennifer Abbott

Label
The corporation
Title
The corporation
Statement of responsibility
produced by Big Picture Media Corporation in association with TV Ontario, Vision TV, Knowledge Network, Saskatchewan Communications Network and ACCESS ; produced by Mark Achbar and Bart Simpson ; written by Joel Bakan, Harold Crooks and Mark Achbar ; directed by Mark Achbar and Jennifer Abbott
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • spa
  • fre
  • eng
  • spa
  • fre
  • eng
  • eng
  • eng
Summary
The Corporation charts the spectacular rise of the corporation as a dramatic, pervasive presence in our everyday lives. With a deft mix of humor, visual panache and seriousness, this documentary is a timely, entertaining critique of global conglomerates
Cataloging source
TEFMT
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Narrator, Mikela J. Mikael ; editor, Joel Bakan ; music, Leonard J. Paul
Dewey number
338.7/4
Intended audience
Not rated
Language note
English dialogue with optional Spanish, French or English subtitles
PerformerNote
Michael Moore, Noam Chomsky, Naomi Klein, Milton Friedman
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1954 April 23-
  • 1970-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Achbar, Mark
  • Abbott, Jennifer
  • Moore, Michael
  • Chomsky, Noam
  • Klein, Naomi
  • Bakan, Joel
  • Big Picture Media Corporation
  • TVOntario
  • Vision TV
  • Knowledge Network
  • Saskatchewan Communications Network
  • ACCESS
  • Zeitgeist Films
Runtime
145
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Corporations
  • Corporations
Target audience
adult
Technique
live action
Label
The corporation, produced by Big Picture Media Corporation in association with TV Ontario, Vision TV, Knowledge Network, Saskatchewan Communications Network and ACCESS ; produced by Mark Achbar and Bart Simpson ; written by Joel Bakan, Harold Crooks and Mark Achbar ; directed by Mark Achbar and Jennifer Abbott
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Based on "The corporation : the pathological pursuit of profit and power" by Joel Bakan
  • Special features: described video for the visually impaired; video interviews with the filmmakers from radio, TV and theaters; trailers; eight deleted scenes; Janeane Garofolo interview with writer Joel Bakan; two filmmaker audio commentaries; grassroots marketing presentation; over 5 hours of additional footage of The corporation's 40 interviewees; related film resources, and Web resource listings
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
  • vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
  • tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
2 videodiscs (145 min.)
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
  • 795975106535 :
  • 795975106535
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
Z1065
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocm57419041
  • (Sirsi) o57419041
  • (TMQ) o57419041
  • 356292
  • 356292
  • 1597818
  • 1597818
System details
  • DVD, widescreen (1.85:1) presentation; Dolby Digital
  • DVD format ; widescreen (1.85:1) presentation; Dolby Digital
Video recording format
DVD
Label
The corporation, produced by Big Picture Media Corporation in association with TV Ontario, Vision TV, Knowledge Network, Saskatchewan Communications Network and ACCESS ; produced by Mark Achbar and Bart Simpson ; written by Joel Bakan, Harold Crooks and Mark Achbar ; directed by Mark Achbar and Jennifer Abbott
Publication
Note
  • Based on "The corporation : the pathological pursuit of profit and power" by Joel Bakan
  • Special features: described video for the visually impaired; video interviews with the filmmakers from radio, TV and theaters; trailers; eight deleted scenes; Janeane Garofolo interview with writer Joel Bakan; two filmmaker audio commentaries; grassroots marketing presentation; over 5 hours of additional footage of The corporation's 40 interviewees; related film resources, and Web resource listings
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
  • vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
  • tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
2 videodiscs (145 min.)
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
  • 795975106535 :
  • 795975106535
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
Z1065
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocm57419041
  • (Sirsi) o57419041
  • (TMQ) o57419041
  • 356292
  • 356292
  • 1597818
  • 1597818
System details
  • DVD, widescreen (1.85:1) presentation; Dolby Digital
  • DVD format ; widescreen (1.85:1) presentation; Dolby Digital
Video recording format
DVD

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