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The Resource The American ruling class, Maitland Primrose ; the Press & the Public Project present a dramatic-documentary-musical ; directed by John Kirby ; produced by Libby Handros ; written by Lewis Lapham ; BBC, Sundance Channel, (videorecording)

The American ruling class, Maitland Primrose ; the Press & the Public Project present a dramatic-documentary-musical ; directed by John Kirby ; produced by Libby Handros ; written by Lewis Lapham ; BBC, Sundance Channel, (videorecording)

Label
The American ruling class
Title
The American ruling class
Statement of responsibility
Maitland Primrose ; the Press & the Public Project present a dramatic-documentary-musical ; directed by John Kirby ; produced by Libby Handros ; written by Lewis Lapham ; BBC, Sundance Channel
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
One of the more unusual films to come out of America in recent years. The form is a 'dramatic-documentary-musical' and the content is our country's most taboo topic: class, power, and privilege in our supposedly democratic society
Cataloging source
TEFMT
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Director of photography, Mark Benjamin ; editing, Leah O'Donnell and John Kirby ; music, Qasim Ali Naqvi, Lucas Johnson-Yahraus and the What
Dewey number
305.5/2/0973
LC call number
HN90.E4
LC item number
A44 2008
PerformerNote
  • Introduction, Lewis Lapham ; featuring Robert B. Altman ... [et al.]
  • Caton Burwell, Paul Cantagallo, Jessica Silver-Greenberg, Hollis Witherspoon
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1925-2006
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Kirby, John
  • Handros, Libby
  • Lapham, Lewis H
  • Altman, Robert
  • Benjamin, Mark
  • Naqvi, Qasim
  • Burwell, Caton
  • Cantagallo, Paul
  • Silver-Greenberg, Jessica
  • Witherspoon, Hollis
  • Press and the Public Project
  • Alive Mind Media
  • Lorber HT Digital
  • Maitland Primrose Film Distribution
  • British Broadcasting Corporation
  • Sundance Channel
Runtime
89
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Elite (Social sciences)
  • Power (Social sciences)
  • Upper class
  • United States
Technique
live action
Label
The American ruling class, Maitland Primrose ; the Press & the Public Project present a dramatic-documentary-musical ; directed by John Kirby ; produced by Libby Handros ; written by Lewis Lapham ; BBC, Sundance Channel, (videorecording)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Originally produced as a motion picture in 2007
  • Includes 2 previews of other motion pictures
  • "America rules the world! But who rules America?"--Container
  • "16 x 9"--Container
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (89 min.)
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
718122516520
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
ALV-DV-15
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (OCoLC)300318701
  • (OCoLC)ocn300318701
System details
DVD, region 0, NTSC
Video recording format
DVD
Label
The American ruling class, Maitland Primrose ; the Press & the Public Project present a dramatic-documentary-musical ; directed by John Kirby ; produced by Libby Handros ; written by Lewis Lapham ; BBC, Sundance Channel, (videorecording)
Publication
Note
  • Originally produced as a motion picture in 2007
  • Includes 2 previews of other motion pictures
  • "America rules the world! But who rules America?"--Container
  • "16 x 9"--Container
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (89 min.)
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
718122516520
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
ALV-DV-15
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (OCoLC)300318701
  • (OCoLC)ocn300318701
System details
DVD, region 0, NTSC
Video recording format
DVD

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