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The Resource The fight in the fields : Cesar Chavez and the farmworkers' struggle, a production of Paradigm Productions Inc. in association with Independent Television Service ; produced and directed by Rick Tejada-Flores, Ray Telles, (videorecording)

The fight in the fields : Cesar Chavez and the farmworkers' struggle, a production of Paradigm Productions Inc. in association with Independent Television Service ; produced and directed by Rick Tejada-Flores, Ray Telles, (videorecording)

Label
The fight in the fields : Cesar Chavez and the farmworkers' struggle
Title
The fight in the fields
Title remainder
Cesar Chavez and the farmworkers' struggle
Statement of responsibility
a production of Paradigm Productions Inc. in association with Independent Television Service ; produced and directed by Rick Tejada-Flores, Ray Telles
Title variation
  • Cesar Chavez and the farmworkers' struggle
  • Fight in the fields
Title variation remainder
Cesar Chavez and the farmworker's struggle
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
The story of Cesar Chavez, founder of the National Farm Workers Association, which later became the United Farm Workers. Examines the grape and lettuce boycotts and the non-violent movements of the 1960s and 1970s; these confronted conservative politicians and the Teamsters Union and inspired Chicano activism. Uses archival footage, newsreels, and contemporary interviews with activists, politicians, and Chavez family members
Cataloging source
NVA
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Associate producer, Laurie Coyle ; editor, Herb Ferrette ; camera, Vicente Franco ; music, Pete Sears
PerformerNote
Narrator: Henry Darrow ; interviewees, Ethel Kennedy, Jerry Brown, Dolores Huerta, Chavez' brother, sister, son and daughter, and others
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1928-
  • 1938-
  • 1930-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Darrow, Henry
  • Kennedy, Ethel
  • Brown, Jerry
  • Huerta, Dolores
  • Telles, Ray
  • Tejada-Flores, Rick
  • Franco, Vicente
  • Ferrett, Herb
  • Sears, Pete
  • Paradigm Productions
  • Independent Television Service
  • Cinema Guild
Runtime
116
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Chavez, Cesar
  • Chavez, Cesar
  • Chavez, Cesar
  • United Farm Workers Organizing Committee
  • United Farm Workers
  • Labor leaders
  • Migrant agricultural laborers
  • Mexican American migrant agricultural laborers
  • Labor disputes
Technique
live action
Label
The fight in the fields : Cesar Chavez and the farmworkers' struggle, a production of Paradigm Productions Inc. in association with Independent Television Service ; produced and directed by Rick Tejada-Flores, Ray Telles, (videorecording)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • THIS DISK WAS RECORDED WITH THE DVD-R FORMAT AND MAY NOT PLAY ON ALL MACHINES
  • Originally produced in 1996
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Control code
60856647
Dimensions
4 3/4 in
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (116 min.)
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other physical details
sd., col. and b&w
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System details
DVD-R
Video recording format
DVD
Label
The fight in the fields : Cesar Chavez and the farmworkers' struggle, a production of Paradigm Productions Inc. in association with Independent Television Service ; produced and directed by Rick Tejada-Flores, Ray Telles, (videorecording)
Publication
Note
  • THIS DISK WAS RECORDED WITH THE DVD-R FORMAT AND MAY NOT PLAY ON ALL MACHINES
  • Originally produced in 1996
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Control code
60856647
Dimensions
4 3/4 in
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (116 min.)
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other physical details
sd., col. and b&w
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System details
DVD-R
Video recording format
DVD

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