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Title When the levees broke : a requiem in four acts / HBO Documentary Films and 40 Acres and A Mule Filmworks present a Spike Lee Film ; producers, Sam Pollard and Spike Lee ; director, Spike Lee
Published [New York, N.Y.] : Home Box Office : HBO Video, [2006]


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 MELB  791.4362 Lee/Wtl  AVAILABLE
Description 3 videodisc (DVD)s (approximately 256 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in
Summary Four acts document distinct perspectives on the pivotal events that preceeded and followed Katrina's passage through New Orleans, a catastrophe during which the divide between race and class lines has never been more pronounced
Notes Title from container
Special features: Audio commentaries by Spike Lee; Next movement, Act 5; Water is rising
Credits Director of photography, Cliff Charles ; editors, Geeta Gandbhir, Nancy Novack, Samuel D. Pollard ; music, Terence Blanchard
Performer Interviews: Shelton 'Shakespeare' Alexander, Harry Belafonte, Terence Blanchard, Wilhelmina Blanchard, Kathleen Blanco, Douglas Brinkley
Notes TV-14
DVD, region 1, widescreen (16:9) presentation
English (5.1) or Spanish (2.0) dialogue with optional French or Spanish subtitles; closed-captioned
Venice Film Festival, 2006: Human Rights Film Network Award (Spike Lee) ; Venice Horizons Documentary Award (Spike Lee)
Subject Hurricane Katrina, 2005.
Personal property.
Environmental degradation.
Genre/Form Films for the hearing impaired.
Documentary films.
Video recordings.
Author Lee, Spike.
Pollard, Sam.
Alexander, Shelton
Belafonte, Harry, 1927-
Blanchard, Terence.
Blanchard, Wilhelmina.
Blanco, Kathleen
Brinkley, Douglas.
Charles, Cliff.
Gandbhir, Geeta.
Novack, Nancy.
Forty Acres & a Mule Filmworks.
Home Box Office (Firm)
Warner Home Video (Firm)
ISBN 078315075X