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Title The end of poverty? / a Cinema Libre Studio production in association with the Robert Schalkenbach Foundation ; produced by Beth Portello ; written and directed by Philippe Diaz.

Publication Info. [Canoga Park, California] : Cinema Libre Studio, c2010.


Location Call No. Status
 Avon Free Public Library - Adult Department  DVD 362.5 END    Check Shelf
 University of Saint Joseph: Pope Pius XII Library - Balcony  AV DVD 339.46 E56E    Check Shelf
Description 1 DVD-R (104 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
digital optical monoraul Dolby Digital 2.0 rda
NTSC rda
video file DVD-R video region 1 rda
Motion picture.
System Details DVD-ROM content.
Language In English or French versions with various interviews in English, French, Portuguese, Swahili or Spanish with English or French subtitles; with optional Spanish subtitles.
Performer Narrated by Martin Sheen.
Credits Directory of photography, Philippe Diaz ; editor, Tom Von Doom.
Note Originally produced as a motion picture in 2008.
Audience Not rated.
Summary Explains how global poverty began with military conquest, slavery, and colonization that resulted in the seizure of land, minerals, and forced labor. Today's financial crisis is a direct consequence of these unchallenged policies that have lasted centuries. Features expert insights from Nobel Prize winners, acclaimed authors, university professors, government ministers, and the leaders of social movements. Includes interviews, photo galleries, and more.
Note Special features: extended interviews with experts, including John Perkins, Heather Remoff, Joshua Farley, Mason Gaffney, HWO Okoth-Ogendo, and Gitu wa Kahengeri; interview with director; Stawi Youth & Adult Centre (Kenya) profile; manifesto to end global poverty; DVD-ROM content, resources and actions and a new remedy for poverty (PDF files).
Awards Official Selection, Critics' Week, Cannes Film Festival ; Official Selection, 25+ International Film Festivals.
Subject Poverty.
Poverty -- Developing countries.
Poor -- Developing countries.
Poverty -- Government policy.
Poor. (OCoLC)fst01071040
Poverty. (OCoLC)fst01074093
Poverty -- Government policy. (OCoLC)fst01074100
Developing countries. (OCoLC)fst01242969
Genre/Form Documentary films.
Nonfiction films.
Feature films.
Documentary films. (OCoLC)fst01710390
Feature films. (OCoLC)fst01710384
Nonfiction films. (OCoLC)fst01710269
Feature films -- United States.
Added Author Portello, Beth, film producer.
Diaz, Philippe, film director, performer.
Sheen, Martin, narrator.
Robert Schalkenbach Foundation, sponsoring body.
Cinema Libre Studio, film production company, film distributor.
Note Title on container: End of poverty? : think again
ISBN 1595871233
Standard No. 881394108820
Music No. CLS1088 Cinema Libre Studio
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