The Resource The Corporation, produced by Big Picture Media Corporation in association with TV Ontario, Vision TV, Knowledge Network, Saskatchewan Communications Network and ACCESS ; produced by Mark Achbar and Bart Simpson ; written by Joel Bakan, Harold Crooks and Mark Achbar ; directed by Mark Achbar and Jennifer Abbott ; created by Mark Achbar and Joel Bakan

The Corporation, produced by Big Picture Media Corporation in association with TV Ontario, Vision TV, Knowledge Network, Saskatchewan Communications Network and ACCESS ; produced by Mark Achbar and Bart Simpson ; written by Joel Bakan, Harold Crooks and Mark Achbar ; directed by Mark Achbar and Jennifer Abbott ; created by Mark Achbar and Joel Bakan

Label
The Corporation
Title
The Corporation
Statement of responsibility
produced by Big Picture Media Corporation in association with TV Ontario, Vision TV, Knowledge Network, Saskatchewan Communications Network and ACCESS ; produced by Mark Achbar and Bart Simpson ; written by Joel Bakan, Harold Crooks and Mark Achbar ; directed by Mark Achbar and Jennifer Abbott ; created by Mark Achbar and Joel Bakan
Contributor
Bibliographic antecedent
Contributor
Creator
Distributor
Film director
Film editor
Film producer
Production company
Publisher
Screenwriter
Sponsor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • 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
Awards note
Sundance World Cinema-Documentary Audience Award.
Cataloging source
TEFMT
Characteristic
videorecording
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Credits note
Editor, Jennifer Abbott ; original music, Leonard J. Paul
Dewey number
338.7/4
Intended audience
Not rated
Language note
English dialogue with optional Spanish and French subtitles and optional English SDH captions for the hearing impaired; optional English descriptive audio for the visually impaired
LC call number
HD60
LC item number
.C66 2005 no.120
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PerformerNote
Narrator, Mikela J. Mikael ; Featuring: 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
  • Paul, Leonard J.
  • Mikael, Mikela J.
  • Moore, Michael
  • Chomsky, Noam
  • Klein, Naomi
  • Bakan, Joel
  • Big Picture Media Corporation
  • TVOntario
  • Vision TV
  • Knowledge Network (B.C.)
  • Saskatchewan Communications Network
  • Alberta Educational Communications Corporation
  • Bay Area Video Coalition (San Francisco, Calif.)
  • Canadian Independent Film & Video Fund
  • Canadian Television Fund
  • British Columbia Film (Society)
  • Rogers Documentary Fund
  • Zeitgeist Films
Runtime
144
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Corporations
  • International business enterprises
  • Corporations, American
  • International trade
  • Globalization
  • Corporations
  • Corporations
  • Corporate culture
  • Social responsibility of business
  • Criminal liability of juristic persons
  • Corporations
  • Compañías
  • Corporate culture
  • Corporations
  • Corporations
  • Corporations, American
  • Corporations
  • Criminal liability of juristic persons
  • Globalization
  • International business enterprises
  • International trade
  • Social responsibility of business
  • United States
Technique
live action
Label
The Corporation, produced by Big Picture Media Corporation in association with TV Ontario, Vision TV, Knowledge Network, Saskatchewan Communications Network and ACCESS ; produced by Mark Achbar and Bart Simpson ; written by Joel Bakan, Harold Crooks and Mark Achbar ; directed by Mark Achbar and Jennifer Abbott ; created by Mark Achbar and Joel Bakan
Instantiates
Publication
Production
Copyright
Note
  • Title from title frame
  • Based on "The corporation : the pathological pursuit of profit and power" by Joel Bakan
  • Released as a motion picture in 2004; originally produced in 2003
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
  • vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
mixed
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
  • tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Disc 1. The movie: Feature (143 min.) -- Special features: Choice of two optional audio feature commentary tracks [Mark Achbar and Jennifer Abbott, or Joel Bakan] Q's and A's (27 min.) [video interviews with the filmmakers from radio, TV and theaters] -- Deleted scenes (17 min.) -- Majority Report interview with Joel Bakan (39 min.) [Janeane Garofalo interviews Joel Bakan on the Air America radio program] -- Katherine Dodds on grassroots marketing (7 min.) -- Original trailer -- trailer for film Manufacturing consent -- DVD credits ; Disc 2. The interviews: Tell me more [and] Topical paradise [Over 5 hours of additional footage of The corporation's 40 interviewees, searchable by topic or interview subject]
Control code
ocm57419041
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
  • 4 3/4 in.
  • other
Edition
Special edition two-disc set.
Extent
2 videodiscs (144 min.)
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
795975106535
Other physical details
DVD video, sound, color with black and white sequences
Physical substance
DVD video
Publisher number
Z1065
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System details
DVD; region 1, NTSC, widescreen (1.85:1) presentation; Dolby Digital surround audio
Video recording format
DVD
Label
The Corporation, produced by Big Picture Media Corporation in association with TV Ontario, Vision TV, Knowledge Network, Saskatchewan Communications Network and ACCESS ; produced by Mark Achbar and Bart Simpson ; written by Joel Bakan, Harold Crooks and Mark Achbar ; directed by Mark Achbar and Jennifer Abbott ; created by Mark Achbar and Joel Bakan
Publication
Production
Copyright
Note
  • Title from title frame
  • Based on "The corporation : the pathological pursuit of profit and power" by Joel Bakan
  • Released as a motion picture in 2004; originally produced in 2003
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
  • vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
mixed
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
  • tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Disc 1. The movie: Feature (143 min.) -- Special features: Choice of two optional audio feature commentary tracks [Mark Achbar and Jennifer Abbott, or Joel Bakan] Q's and A's (27 min.) [video interviews with the filmmakers from radio, TV and theaters] -- Deleted scenes (17 min.) -- Majority Report interview with Joel Bakan (39 min.) [Janeane Garofalo interviews Joel Bakan on the Air America radio program] -- Katherine Dodds on grassroots marketing (7 min.) -- Original trailer -- trailer for film Manufacturing consent -- DVD credits ; Disc 2. The interviews: Tell me more [and] Topical paradise [Over 5 hours of additional footage of The corporation's 40 interviewees, searchable by topic or interview subject]
Control code
ocm57419041
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
  • 4 3/4 in.
  • other
Edition
Special edition two-disc set.
Extent
2 videodiscs (144 min.)
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
795975106535
Other physical details
DVD video, sound, color with black and white sequences
Physical substance
DVD video
Publisher number
Z1065
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System details
DVD; region 1, NTSC, widescreen (1.85:1) presentation; Dolby Digital surround audio
Video recording format
DVD

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