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The price of sugar

Author: William M HaneyPeter RhodesEric GrunebaumChristopher HartleyPaul NewmanAll authors
Publisher: [Waltham, Mass.] : Uncommon Productions, LLC, [2007]
Edition/Format:   DVD video : NTSC color broadcast system : SpanishView all editions and formats
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This documentary profiles Father Christopher Hartley, a Spanish priest who travels to the Dominican Republic to stop a modern-day slavery operation. Thousands of Haitian men are forced to work in inhumane conditions to harvest sugar cane for the wealthy.
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Genre/Form: Nonfiction films
Documentary films
Feature films
Named Person: Christopher Hartley
Material Type: Videorecording
Document Type: Visual material
All Authors / Contributors: William M Haney; Peter Rhodes; Eric Grunebaum; Christopher Hartley; Paul Newman; Uncommon Productions,
OCLC Number: 183299502
Language Note: Dialogue in Spanish and English; narration in English; subtitles for Spanish dialogue in English.
Notes: Release date September 26, 2007; Originally produced in 2006.
Credits: Principal cinematographers, Eric Cochran, Jerry Risius ; editor, Peter Rhodes ; original music, Claudio Ragazzi.
Performer(s): Narrator, Paul Newman.
Awards: Audience Award SXSW Film Festival, 2007.
Description: 1 videodisc (90 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
Details: DVD, NTSC.
Responsibility: Uncommon Productions presents ; directed by Bill Haney ; written by Bill Haney & Peter Rhodes ; produced by Eric Grunebaum & Bill Haney.

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This documentary profiles Father Christopher Hartley, a Spanish priest who travels to the Dominican Republic to stop a modern-day slavery operation. Thousands of Haitian men are forced to work in inhumane conditions to harvest sugar cane for the wealthy.

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