The Resource The corporation, a documentary by Mark Achbar, Jennifer Abbott, Joel Bakan ; directed by Mark Achbar and Jennifer Abbott ; produced by Mark Achbar and Bart Simpson ; written by Joel Bakan ; narration written by Harold Crooks, Joel Bakan, Mark Achbar

The corporation, a documentary by Mark Achbar, Jennifer Abbott, Joel Bakan ; directed by Mark Achbar and Jennifer Abbott ; produced by Mark Achbar and Bart Simpson ; written by Joel Bakan ; narration written by Harold Crooks, Joel Bakan, Mark Achbar

Label
The corporation
Title
The corporation
Statement of responsibility
a documentary by Mark Achbar, Jennifer Abbott, Joel Bakan ; directed by Mark Achbar and Jennifer Abbott ; produced by Mark Achbar and Bart Simpson ; written by Joel Bakan ; narration written by Harold Crooks, Joel Bakan, Mark Achbar
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • spa
  • fre
  • 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
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/collectionName
Corporation (Motion picture)
Credits note
Narrator, Mikela J. Mikael ; edited by Jennifer Abbott ; original music, Leonard J. Paul
Intended audience
Not rated
Language note
English dialogue with optional Spanish and French subtitles ; English descriptive audio for the visually impaired; Closed-captioning in English for the hearing impaired
LC call number
HD2731
LC item number
.C67 2005
PerformerNote
Michael Moore, Noam Chomsky, Naomi Klein, Milton Friedman
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1943-
  • 1954 April 23-
  • 1970-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Achbar, Mark
  • Simpson, Bart
  • Abbott, Jennifer
  • Bakan, Joel
  • Crooks, Harold
  • Mikael, Mikela J
  • Moore, Michael
  • Chomsky, Noam
  • Klein, Naomi
  • Big Picture Media Corporation
  • TVOntario
  • Vision TV
  • Knowledge Network
  • Saskatchewan Communications Network
  • Alberta Educational Communications Corporation
  • Zeitgeist Films
  • Zeitgeist Films
Runtime
145
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Corporations
  • Consolidation and merger of corporations
  • Films for the hearing impaired
Technique
live action
Label
The corporation, a documentary by Mark Achbar, Jennifer Abbott, Joel Bakan ; directed by Mark Achbar and Jennifer Abbott ; produced by Mark Achbar and Bart Simpson ; written by Joel Bakan ; narration written by Harold Crooks, Joel Bakan, Mark Achbar
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 2004
  • Based on "The corporation : the pathological pursuit of profit and power" by Joel Bakan
  • Disc one special features: Q's and A's (i.e., Qs and As): video interviews with the filmmakers from radio, TV and theaters; Janeane Garofolo interviews writer Joel Bakan (from Air America's Majority Report); two filmmaker audio commentaries; Grassroots marketing presentation; eight deleted scenes; trailers. Disc two (DVD-ROM) special features: additional footage of interviews; additional trailers; related film resources; subject updates and web resource listings
  • "Produced by Big Picture Media Corporation in association with TV Ontario, Vision TV, Knowledge Network, Saskatchewan Communications Network and ACCESS - The Education Station. Produced with the participation of the Canadian Television Fund, Telefilm Canada: Equity Investment Program, CTF: License Fee Program, British Columbia Film, the Canadian Independent Film & Video Fund, Rogers Documentary Fund, Rogers Telefund and the Province of British Columbia Incentive BC. Produced with the assistance of The Canadian Film or Video Production Tax Credit. Produced in part through donations by the Yvonne Tasker-Rothenberg and Martin Rothenberg Fund, Simon Fraser Institute for the Humanities, Boag Foundation and Inter Pares."--Container
  • "Zeitgeist Video."--Container
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
Control code
57419041
Dimensions
4 3/4 in
Dimensions
other
Edition
Special ed
Extent
2 videodiscs (145 min.)
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
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)57419041
System details
DVD, widescreen (1.85:1) presentation; Dolby Digital
Video recording format
DVD
Label
The corporation, a documentary by Mark Achbar, Jennifer Abbott, Joel Bakan ; directed by Mark Achbar and Jennifer Abbott ; produced by Mark Achbar and Bart Simpson ; written by Joel Bakan ; narration written by Harold Crooks, Joel Bakan, Mark Achbar
Publication
Note
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 2004
  • Based on "The corporation : the pathological pursuit of profit and power" by Joel Bakan
  • Disc one special features: Q's and A's (i.e., Qs and As): video interviews with the filmmakers from radio, TV and theaters; Janeane Garofolo interviews writer Joel Bakan (from Air America's Majority Report); two filmmaker audio commentaries; Grassroots marketing presentation; eight deleted scenes; trailers. Disc two (DVD-ROM) special features: additional footage of interviews; additional trailers; related film resources; subject updates and web resource listings
  • "Produced by Big Picture Media Corporation in association with TV Ontario, Vision TV, Knowledge Network, Saskatchewan Communications Network and ACCESS - The Education Station. Produced with the participation of the Canadian Television Fund, Telefilm Canada: Equity Investment Program, CTF: License Fee Program, British Columbia Film, the Canadian Independent Film & Video Fund, Rogers Documentary Fund, Rogers Telefund and the Province of British Columbia Incentive BC. Produced with the assistance of The Canadian Film or Video Production Tax Credit. Produced in part through donations by the Yvonne Tasker-Rothenberg and Martin Rothenberg Fund, Simon Fraser Institute for the Humanities, Boag Foundation and Inter Pares."--Container
  • "Zeitgeist Video."--Container
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
Control code
57419041
Dimensions
4 3/4 in
Dimensions
other
Edition
Special ed
Extent
2 videodiscs (145 min.)
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
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)57419041
System details
DVD, widescreen (1.85:1) presentation; Dolby Digital
Video recording format
DVD

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