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Author: Mark AchbarJennifer AbbottLeonard J PaulMikela J MikaelJoel BakanAll authors
Publisher: [Toronto] : Mongrel Media : Big Picture Media Corp., ©2003.
Edition/Format:   DVD video : English : 2 disc special edView all editions and formats
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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.
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Genre/Form: Documentary films
Nonfiction films
Video recordings for people with visual disabilities
Video recordings for the hearing impaired
Material Type: Videorecording
Document Type: Visual material
All Authors / Contributors: Mark Achbar; Jennifer Abbott; Leonard J Paul; Mikela J Mikael; Joel Bakan; Mongrel Media.; Big Picture Media Corporation.; TVOntario.
OCLC Number: 64771982
Language Note: In English with optional French or Spanish subtitles; English for the hearing impaired; English descriptive video.
Notes: Based on the book by Joel Bakan The corporation : the pathological pursuit of profit and power.
Special features include deleted scenes; Q & A with the filmmakers; Joel Bakan interviewed by Janeane Garofolo; Katherine Dodds on grassroots marketing; two commentary tracks; 165 unseen interview clips and updates; 30 minutes of related film resources enhanced DVD-ROM features.
Credits: Editor, Jennifer Abbott ; music, Leonard J. Paul.
Performer(s): Narrator, Mikela J. Mikael.
Description: 2 videodiscs (145 min.) : sound, color with black and white sequences ; 4 3/4 in.
Details: DVD, Dolby surround, anamorphic widescreen (16:9).
Contents: Disc 1: main feature --
disc 2: bonus material.
Responsibility: a documentary by Mark Achbar, Jennifer Abbott, Joel Bakan ; produced by Big Picture Media Corporation ; in association with TV Ontario [and others] ; directed by Mark Achbar and Jennifer Abbott ; produced by Mark Achbar and Bart Simpson ; written by Joel Bakan.

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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.

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