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The Resource Waging a living, a production of Public Policy Productions in association with Thirteen/WNET New York ; produced and directed by Roger Weisberg, (videorecording)

Waging a living, a production of Public Policy Productions in association with Thirteen/WNET New York ; produced and directed by Roger Weisberg, (videorecording)

Label
Waging a living
Title
Waging a living
Statement of responsibility
a production of Public Policy Productions in association with Thirteen/WNET New York ; produced and directed by Roger Weisberg
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
More than 30 million Americans are stuck in jobs that pay less than the federal poverty level for a family of four. Shot over a 3 year period, this documentary chronicles the day-to-day struggles of four low-wage earners to support their families. Jean Reynolds (nursing assistant) and Mary Venittelli (waitress) of New Jersey, Jerry Longoria (security guard) of San Francisco, and Barbara Brooks (student and single mother) of Freeport, N.Y. relate their dreams, frustrations, and accomplishments
Cataloging source
CUY
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Editors, Sandra Christie, Lewis Erskine, Christopher White ; music, Richard Fiocca
LC call number
HD4975
LC item number
.W33 2004
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Weisberg, Roger
  • Public Policy Productions, Inc
  • WNET (Television station : New York, N.Y.)
  • Filmakers Library, inc
Runtime
85
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Working poor
  • Working poor
  • Wages
  • Wages
  • Women employees
  • Families
  • Labor policy
  • Work ethic
  • United States
Target audience
adult
Technique
live action
Label
Waging a living, a production of Public Policy Productions in association with Thirteen/WNET New York ; produced and directed by Roger Weisberg, (videorecording)
Instantiates
Publication
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Control code
59283752
Dimensions
4 3/4 in
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (85 min.)
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other physical details
sd., col.
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System details
DVD
Video recording format
DVD
Label
Waging a living, a production of Public Policy Productions in association with Thirteen/WNET New York ; produced and directed by Roger Weisberg, (videorecording)
Publication
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Control code
59283752
Dimensions
4 3/4 in
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (85 min.)
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other physical details
sd., col.
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System details
DVD
Video recording format
DVD

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