skip to content
Dollars and dreams : West Africans in New York Preview this item
ClosePreview this item
Checking...

Dollars and dreams : West Africans in New York

Author: Jeremy Rocklin; Abdel Kader Ouedraogo; Blue Saxophone Films.; Documentary Educational Resources (Firm)
Publisher: Watertown, MA : Documentary Educational Resources, 2007, ©2006.
Edition/Format:   DVD video : EnglishView all editions and formats
Database:WorldCat
Summary:
Focuses on the pursuits and challenges of numerous West African immigrants as they confront the facts of the American Dream and the reality of the New York experience. Economic achievements and entrepreneurship are shown as well as the difficulties Africans find in maintaing their culture and identity.
Rating:

(not yet rated) 0 with reviews - Be the first.

Subjects
More like this

 

Find a copy in the library

&AllPage.SpinnerRetrieving; Finding libraries that hold this item...

Details

Material Type: Videorecording
Document Type: Visual material
All Authors / Contributors: Jeremy Rocklin; Abdel Kader Ouedraogo; Blue Saxophone Films.; Documentary Educational Resources (Firm)
OCLC Number: 174046290
Notes: Documentary.
Credits: Filmed and edited by Jeremy Rocklin.
Description: 1 DVD (56 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.
Other Titles: Dollars & dreams
West Africans in New York
Responsibility: Blue Saxophone Films presents ; directed by Jeremy Rocklin ; produced by Jeremy Rocklin & Abdel Kader Ouedraogo.

Abstract:

Focuses on the pursuits and challenges of numerous West African immigrants as they confront the facts of the American Dream and the reality of the New York experience. Economic achievements and entrepreneurship are shown as well as the difficulties Africans find in maintaing their culture and identity.

Reviews

User-contributed reviews
Retrieving GoodReads reviews...
Retrieving DOGObooks reviews...

Tags

Be the first.
Confirm this request

You may have already requested this item. Please select Ok if you would like to proceed with this request anyway.

Linked Data


Primary Entity

<http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/174046290> # Dollars and dreams West Africans in New York
    a schema:CreativeWork, schema:Movie, bgn:DVD ;
   library:oclcnum "174046290" ;
   library:placeOfPublication <http://id.loc.gov/vocabulary/countries/mau> ;
   library:placeOfPublication <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/348836999#Place/watertown_ma> ; # Watertown, MA
   schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1204333> ; # New York (State)--New York
   schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1239521> ; # Africa, West
   schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/348836999#Topic/west_africans_new_york_state_new_york_economic_conditions> ; # West Africans--New York (State)--New York--Economic conditions
   schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/348836999#Place/new_york_n_y> ; # New York (N.Y.)
   schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/348836999#Topic/foreign_workers_new_york_state_new_york> ; # Foreign workers--New York (State)--New York
   schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/348836999#Topic/west_africans_new_york_state_new_york_social_conditions> ; # West Africans--New York (State)--New York--Social conditions
   schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/348836999#Topic/west_africans_new_york_state_new_york_ethnic_identity> ; # West Africans--New York (State)--New York--Ethnic identity
   schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1729099> ; # Foreign workers
   schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/908690> ; # Emigration and immigration
   schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/348836999#Place/africa_west> ; # Africa, West
   schema:alternateName "West Africans in New York" ;
   schema:alternateName "Dollars & dreams" ;
   schema:contributor <http://viaf.org/viaf/17013660> ; # Jeremy Rocklin
   schema:contributor <http://viaf.org/viaf/137588501> ; # Blue Saxophone Films.
   schema:contributor <http://viaf.org/viaf/262758631> ; # Documentary Educational Resources (Firm)
   schema:contributor <http://viaf.org/viaf/12097554> ; # Abdel Kader Ouedraogo
   schema:datePublished "2007" ;
   schema:description "Focuses on the pursuits and challenges of numerous West African immigrants as they confront the facts of the American Dream and the reality of the New York experience. Economic achievements and entrepreneurship are shown as well as the difficulties Africans find in maintaing their culture and identity." ;
   schema:exampleOfWork <http://worldcat.org/entity/work/id/348836999> ;
   schema:inLanguage "en" ;
   schema:name "Dollars and dreams West Africans in New York" ;
   schema:productID "174046290" ;
   schema:publication <http://www.worldcat.org/title/-/oclc/174046290#PublicationEvent/watertown_ma_documentary_educational_resources_2007_c2006> ;
   schema:publisher <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/348836999#Agent/documentary_educational_resources> ; # Documentary Educational Resources
   wdrs:describedby <http://www.worldcat.org/title/-/oclc/174046290> ;
    .


Related Entities

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/348836999#Agent/documentary_educational_resources> # Documentary Educational Resources
    a bgn:Agent ;
   schema:name "Documentary Educational Resources" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/348836999#Place/new_york_n_y> # New York (N.Y.)
    a schema:Place ;
   schema:name "New York (N.Y.)" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/348836999#Topic/foreign_workers_new_york_state_new_york> # Foreign workers--New York (State)--New York
    a schema:Intangible ;
   schema:hasPart <http://id.loc.gov/authorities/subjects/sh85003502> ;
   schema:name "Foreign workers--New York (State)--New York" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/348836999#Topic/west_africans_new_york_state_new_york_economic_conditions> # West Africans--New York (State)--New York--Economic conditions
    a schema:Intangible ;
   schema:hasPart <http://id.loc.gov/authorities/subjects/sh86007112> ;
   schema:name "West Africans--New York (State)--New York--Economic conditions" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/348836999#Topic/west_africans_new_york_state_new_york_ethnic_identity> # West Africans--New York (State)--New York--Ethnic identity
    a schema:Intangible ;
   schema:hasPart <http://id.loc.gov/authorities/subjects/sh86007112> ;
   schema:name "West Africans--New York (State)--New York--Ethnic identity" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/348836999#Topic/west_africans_new_york_state_new_york_social_conditions> # West Africans--New York (State)--New York--Social conditions
    a schema:Intangible ;
   schema:hasPart <http://id.loc.gov/authorities/subjects/sh86007112> ;
   schema:name "West Africans--New York (State)--New York--Social conditions" ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1204333> # New York (State)--New York
    a schema:Place ;
   schema:name "New York (State)--New York" ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1239521> # Africa, West
    a schema:Place ;
   schema:name "Africa, West" ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1729099> # Foreign workers
    a schema:Intangible ;
   schema:name "Foreign workers" ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/908690> # Emigration and immigration
    a schema:Intangible ;
   schema:name "Emigration and immigration" ;
    .

<http://viaf.org/viaf/12097554> # Abdel Kader Ouedraogo
    a schema:Person ;
   schema:familyName "Ouedraogo" ;
   schema:givenName "Abdel Kader" ;
   schema:name "Abdel Kader Ouedraogo" ;
    .

<http://viaf.org/viaf/137588501> # Blue Saxophone Films.
    a schema:Organization ;
   schema:name "Blue Saxophone Films." ;
    .

<http://viaf.org/viaf/17013660> # Jeremy Rocklin
    a schema:Person ;
   schema:familyName "Rocklin" ;
   schema:givenName "Jeremy" ;
   schema:name "Jeremy Rocklin" ;
    .

<http://viaf.org/viaf/262758631> # Documentary Educational Resources (Firm)
    a schema:Organization ;
   schema:name "Documentary Educational Resources (Firm)" ;
    .


Content-negotiable representations

Close Window

Please sign in to WorldCat 

Don't have an account? You can easily create a free account.