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The burning season

Author: Thomas M HammelWilliam MastrosimoneMichael TolkinRon HutchinsonJohn FrankenheimerAll authors
Publisher: Burbank, CA : Warner Home Video, [1995]
Edition/Format:   VHS video : VHS tape   Visual material : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Spurred to action after a key organizer of the rain forest's working poor is slain, Mendes stands firm against slash-and-burn deforestation. He becomes a nonviolent activist, union leader, political candidate and a recognized authority who helps alert the world to the plight of the Amazon.
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Genre/Form: Environmental films
Film adaptations
Feature films
Fiction films
Video recordings for the hearing impaired
Biography
Named Person: Chico Mendes; Chico Mendes
Material Type: Videorecording
Document Type: Visual material
All Authors / Contributors: Thomas M Hammel; William Mastrosimone; Michael Tolkin; Ron Hutchinson; John Frankenheimer; Raul Julia; Sonia Braga; Kamala Dawson; Luis Guzmán; Nigel Havers; Tomas Millian; Esai Morales; Tony Plana; Marco Rodriguez; Edward James Olmos; Andrew Revkin; HBO Pictures,; Warner Home Video (Firm),
ISBN: 0790724065 : 9780790724065
OCLC Number: 32219463
Language Note: English; closed captioned.
Notes: Based in part on the book The Burning season by Andrew Revkin.
Videocassette release of the 1994 television motion picture production.
Credits: Music, Gary Chang ; director of photography, John R. Leonetti ; film editor, Raul Rubell.
Cast: Raul Julia, Sonia Braga, Kamala Dawson, Luis Guzman, Nigel Havers, Tomas Milian, Esai Morales, Tony Plana, Marco Rodriguez, Edward James Olmos.
Target Audience: Not rated.
Description: 1 videocassette (123 min.) : sound, color ; 1/2 in.
Details: VHS; Dolby surround; stereo.
Other Titles: Chico Mendes story
Responsibility: HBO Pictures ; produced by Thomas M. Hammel ; teleplay by William Mastrosimone, Michael Tolkin, Ron Hutchinson ; produced and directed by John Frankenheimer ; executive producer, David Puttnam.

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Spurred to action after a key organizer of the rain forest's working poor is slain, Mendes stands firm against slash-and-burn deforestation. He becomes a nonviolent activist, union leader, political candidate and a recognized authority who helps alert the world to the plight of the Amazon.

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