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|Document Type:||Visual material|
|All Authors / Contributors:||
Martin Ritt; Tamara Asseyev; Alexandra Rose; Irving Ravetch; Harriet Frank; John A Alonzo; Sidney Levin; David Shire; Walter Scott Herndon; Sally Field; Ron Leibman; Beau Bridges; Pat Hingle; Barbara Baxley; Gail Strickland; Twentieth Century-Fox Film Corporation.; Twentieth Century Fox Home Entertainment, Inc.
|Language Note:||In English or dubbed French with optional English or Spanish subtitles; closed-captioned.|
|Notes:||Originally released as a motion picture in 1979.
Special features: "Backstory : 'Norma Rae'" documentary featurette (24 min.); Theatrical trailer (3 min.).
|Credits:||Director of photography, John A. Alonzo ; edited by Sidney Levin ; music, David Shire ; production designed by Walter Scott Herndon.|
|Cast:||Sally Field, Ron Leibman, Beau Bridges, Pat Hingle, Barbara Baxley, Gail Strickland.|
|Awards:||Academy Award for Best Actress in a Leading Role (Field), 1979.|
|Target Audience:||MPAA rating: PG; CHV rating: PG.|
|Description:||1 videodisc (114 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.|
|Details:||DVD; region 1, NTSC; dual-layer; widescreen (2.35:1) presentation; Dolby digital stereo., Dolby digital mono.|
|Contents:||"In an Oscar winning performance, Sally Field is unforgettable as Norma Rae, the Southern millworker who revolutionizes a small town and discovers a power in herself she never knew she had. Under the guidance of a New York unionizer (Ron Leibman) and with increasing courage and determination, Norma Rae organizes her fellow factory workers to fight for better conditions and wages. Based on a true story, Norma Rae is the mesmerizing tale of a modern day heroine. Beau Bridges co-stars." (1979, Color, Approx. 118 min.) --
Cover Video for American Cinema class.
|Series Title:||Award series.|
|Responsibility:||20th Century Fox ; a Martin Ritt/Rose and Asseyev production ; screenplay by Irving Ravetch and Harriet Frank, Jr. ; produced by Tamara Asseyev and Alex Rose ; directed by Martin Ritt.|
- Women textile workers -- Drama.
- Labor unions -- Organizing -- Drama.
- Textile workers -- Labor unions -- Drama.
- Southern States -- Fiction.
- Mujeres en sindicatos -- Teatro.
- Trabajadores -- Industria textil -- Teatro.
- Labor unions -- Organizing.
- Textile workers -- Labor unions.
- Women textile workers.
- Southern States.
- Spanish language materials.
- French language materials.
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