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The Resource American dream, directed by Barbara Kopple ; produced by Barbara Kopple and Arthur Cohn

American dream, directed by Barbara Kopple ; produced by Barbara Kopple and Arthur Cohn

Label
American dream
Title
American dream
Statement of responsibility
directed by Barbara Kopple ; produced by Barbara Kopple and Arthur Cohn
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
In this Academy Award winner for best documentary in 1991, the true-life story of the 1985-1986 workers' strike against Geo. A. Hormel & Company in Austin, Minnesota is documented from beginning to end. When Geo. A. Hormel & Company made $2 million in profits, then cut its workers' salaries by $2.00 an hour each, the workers had only one option: Go out on strike
Cataloging source
CUZ
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Cinematography, Peter Gilbert ... [et al.]; editors, Cathy Caplan, Tom Haneke, Lawrence Silk; music, Michael Small
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1928-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Kopple, Barbara
  • Cohn, Arthur
  • Prestige (Firm)
  • Cabin Creek Films
  • HBO Video (Firm)
Runtime
96
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  • Geo. A. Hormel & Company Strike, Austin, Minn., 1985-1986
  • Geo. A. Hormel & Company
  • United Packinghouse, Food, and Allied Workers
  • Strikes and lockouts
  • Agricultural laborers
  • Industrial relations
Technique
live action
Label
American dream, directed by Barbara Kopple ; produced by Barbara Kopple and Arthur Cohn
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • Documentary
  • Originally produced as motion picture by Cabin Creek Films in 1990
  • "LD90811"--Videodisc labels and jacket
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
12 in
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (approximately 96 min.)
Isbn
9780788850431
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other physical details
sound, color
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
04-F21
System details
  • Digital sound, stereo, Dolby surround
  • LaserDisc extended play CLV
Video recording format
laserdisc
Label
American dream, directed by Barbara Kopple ; produced by Barbara Kopple and Arthur Cohn
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • Documentary
  • Originally produced as motion picture by Cabin Creek Films in 1990
  • "LD90811"--Videodisc labels and jacket
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
12 in
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (approximately 96 min.)
Isbn
9780788850431
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other physical details
sound, color
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
04-F21
System details
  • Digital sound, stereo, Dolby surround
  • LaserDisc extended play CLV
Video recording format
laserdisc

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