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Title 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 ; created by Mark Achbar and Joel Bakan.

Publication Info. [Canada] : Big Picture Media Corporation, 2003
[New York, N.Y.] : Zeitgeist Films, ©2005.
©2005

Copies

Location Call No. Status
 Berlin-Peck Memorial Library - Adult Department  DVD 338.74 ACHBAR DISC 1-2    Check Shelf
 Bloomfield, Prosser Library - Adult Department  DVD 333.74 COR c.2  Check Shelf
 Colchester, Cragin Memorial Library - Media Room  DVD 306.3 COR    Check Shelf
 Cromwell-Belden Public Library - Adult DVDs  DVD 338.74 COR    Check Shelf
 Manchester, Whiton Branch - Media Room DVDs & Blu-rays  DVD 338.74 CORPORATION    Check Shelf
 Mansfield, Main Library - Adult Nonfiction DVD  DVD 338.74 CORPORATION    Check Shelf
 Rocky Hill, Cora J. Belden Library - Adult Department  DVD 338.74 CORPORATION DISC 1-2    Check Shelf
 South Windsor Public Library - Audio-Visual Materials  DVD 338.74 C81    Check Shelf
 University of Saint Joseph: Pope Pius XII Library - Balcony  AV DVD 338.74 C822C    Check Shelf
Edition Special edition two-disc set
Description 2 videodiscs (144 min.) : sound, color with black and white sequences ; 4 3/4 in.
digital optical rda
video file DVD video rda
System Details DVD, NTSC, widescreen (1.85:1) presentation; Dolby Digital surround audio.
Language English dialogue with optional Spanish and French subtitles and optional English SDH captions for the hearing impaired; optional English descriptive audio for the visually impaired.
Cast Narrator, Mikela J. Mikael ; Featuring: Michael Moore, Noam Chomsky, Naomi Klein, Milton Friedman.
Credits Editor, Jennifer Abbott ; original music, Leonard J. Paul.
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.
Contents Disc 1. The movie: Feature (143 min.) -- Special features: Choice of two optional audio feature commentary tracks [Mark Achbar and Jennifer Abbott, or Joel Bakan] Q's and A's (27 min.) [video interviews with the filmmakers from radio, TV and theaters] -- Deleted scenes (17 min.) -- Majority Report interview with Joel Bakan (39 min.) [Janeane Garofalo interviews Joel Bakan on the Air America radio program] -- Katherine Dodds on grassroots marketing (7 min.) -- Original trailer -- trailer for film Manufacturing consent -- DVD credits ; Disc 2. The interviews: Tell me more [and] Topical paradise [Over 5 hours of additional footage of The corporation's 40 interviewees, searchable by topic or interview subject].
Note Based on "The corporation : the pathological pursuit of profit and power" by Joel Bakan.
Released as a motion picture in 2004; originally produced in 2003.
Audience Not rated.
Note Feature film Copyright 2003 Big Picture Media Corporation Big Picture Media Corporation 2003
Subject Bakan, Joel -- Film adaptations.
Corporations -- History.
International business enterprises.
Corporations, American.
International trade.
Globalization.
Corporations -- Accounting -- Corrupt practices.
Corporations -- Corrupt practices.
Corporate culture.
Social responsibility of business.
Criminal liability of juristic persons.
Corporations -- United States.
Compañías -- Historia.
Bakan, Joel. (OCoLC)fst01496410
Corporate culture. (OCoLC)fst00879624
Corporations. (OCoLC)fst00879777
Corporations -- Accounting -- Corrupt practices. (OCoLC)fst00879781
Corporations, American. (OCoLC)fst00879972
Corporations -- Corrupt practices. (OCoLC)fst00879825
Criminal liability of juristic persons. (OCoLC)fst00883418
Globalization. (OCoLC)fst00943532
International business enterprises. (OCoLC)fst00976774
International trade. (OCoLC)fst00977128
Social responsibility of business. (OCoLC)fst01122851
United States. (OCoLC)fst01204155
Genre/Form Feature films.
Documentary films.
Nonfiction films.
Film adaptations.
Video recordings for the hearing impaired.
Video recordings for people with visual disabilities.
Documentary films. (OCoLC)fst01710390
Feature films. (OCoLC)fst01710384
Film adaptations. (OCoLC)fst01710491
History. (OCoLC)fst01411628
Nonfiction films. (OCoLC)fst01710269
Video recordings for people with visual disabilities. (OCoLC)fst01710451
Video recordings for the hearing impaired. (OCoLC)fst01710450
Added Author Achbar, Mark, film producer, director, screenwriter, creator.
Simpson, Bart, film producer.
Abbott, Jennifer, director, film editor.
Bakan, Joel, screenwriter, bibliographic antecedent, creator.
Crooks, Harold, 1943- screenwriter.
Paul, Leonard J., composer.
Mikael, Mikela J. narrator.
Moore, Michael, 1954 April 23- contributor.
Chomsky, Noam, contributor.
Klein, Naomi, 1970- contributor.
Bakan, Joel. motion picture adaptation of. Corporation.
Big Picture Media Corporation, production company.
TVOntario, producer.
Vision TV, producer.
Knowledge Network (B.C.), producer.
Saskatchewan Communications Network, producer.
Alberta Educational Communications Corporation.
Bay Area Video Coalition (San Francisco, Calif.), sponsor.
Canadian Independent Film & Video Fund, funder.
Canadian Television Fund, funder.
British Columbia Film (Society), funder.
Rogers Documentary and Cable Network Fund, funder.
Zeitgeist Films, publisher, distributor.
Standard No. 795975106535
Music No. Z1065 Zeitgeist Films
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