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The American ruling class

Author: John KirbyLibby HandrosLewis LaphamRobert B AltmanMark BenjaminAll authors
Publisher: New York : Alive Mind : Distributed by Lorber HT Digital, ©2008.
Edition/Format:   DVD video : NTSC color broadcast system : EnglishView all editions and formats
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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.
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Genre/Form: Documentary films
Music
Material Type: Videorecording
Document Type: Visual material
All Authors / Contributors: John Kirby; Libby Handros; Lewis Lapham; Robert B Altman; Mark Benjamin; Qasim Naqvi; Caton Burwell; Paul Cantagallo; Press and the Public Project.; Alive Mind Media.; Lorber HT Digital.; Maitland Primrose Film Distribution.; British Broadcasting Corporation.; Sundance Channel.
OCLC Number: 300318701
Notes: 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.
Credits: Director of photography, Mark Benjamin ; editing, Leah O'Donnell and John Kirby ; music, Qasim Ali Naqvi, Lucas Johnson-Yahraus and the What.
Cast: Caton Burwell, Paul Cantagallo, Jessica Silver-Greenberg, Hollis Witherspoon.
Performer(s): Introduction, Lewis Lapham ; featuring Robert B. Altman ... [et al.].
Description: 1 videodisc (89 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.
Details: DVD, region 0, NTSC.
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.

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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.

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