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The Resource The burning season : the Chico Mendes story, Home Box Office, (videorecording)

The burning season : the Chico Mendes story, Home Box Office, (videorecording)

Label
The burning season : the Chico Mendes story
Title
The burning season
Title remainder
the Chico Mendes story
Statement of responsibility
Home Box Office
Title variation
Chico Mendes story
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Spurred to action after a key organizer of the rain forest's working poor is slain, Mendes stands firm against slash-and-burn deforestation. He becomes a nonviolent activist, union leader, political candidate and a recognized authority who helps alert the world to the plight of the Amazon
Cataloging source
NPL
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Music, Gary Chang ; executive producer, David Puttnam ; producers, Thomas M. Hammel, John Frankenheimer ; teleplay, William Mastrosimone, Michael Tolkin, Ron Hutchinson ; story, William Mastrosimone ; director, John Frankenheimer
Language note
Closed-captioned
PerformerNote
Raul Julia, Sonia Braga, Kamala Dawson, Luis Guzman, Nigel Havers, Tomas Milian, Esai Morales, Tony Plana, Marco Rodriguez, Edward James Olmos
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1930-2002
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Julia, Raul
  • Olmos, Edward James
  • Frankenheimer, John
  • Revkin, Andrew
  • Home Box Office (Firm)
  • Warner Home Video (Firm)
Runtime
123
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Mendes, Chico
  • Conservationists
  • Rain forest conservation
  • Rain forest conservation
  • Deforestation
  • Deforestation
  • Rain forests
  • Rain forests
Target audience
general
Technique
live action
Label
The burning season : the Chico Mendes story, Home Box Office, (videorecording)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Based in part on the book The Burning season by Andrew Revkin
  • Videocassette release of the 1994 television motion picture production
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
stereophonic
Control code
35578967
Dimensions
1/2 in
Dimensions
1/2 in.
Extent
1 videocassette (123 min.)
Isbn
9780790724065
Medium for sound
videotape
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
13664
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videocassette
System control number
1137912
System details
VHS; hi-fi stereo., Dolby surround
Video recording format
VHS (1/2 in., videocassette)
Label
The burning season : the Chico Mendes story, Home Box Office, (videorecording)
Publication
Note
  • Based in part on the book The Burning season by Andrew Revkin
  • Videocassette release of the 1994 television motion picture production
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
stereophonic
Control code
35578967
Dimensions
1/2 in
Dimensions
1/2 in.
Extent
1 videocassette (123 min.)
Isbn
9780790724065
Medium for sound
videotape
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
13664
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videocassette
System control number
1137912
System details
VHS; hi-fi stereo., Dolby surround
Video recording format
VHS (1/2 in., videocassette)

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