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The war on democracy

Author: Michael WattJohn PilgerWayne YoungChristopher Martin, (Producer)Youngheart Entertainment (Firm)All authors
Publisher: Oley, PA : Bullfrog Films, [2008]
Edition/Format:   DVD video : CD for computer : Document : NTSC color broadcast system   Computer File : English : Widescreen formatView all editions and formats
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Journalist John Pilger examines the role of the United States' government in Latin American government, arguing that the United States has covertly worked to stifle "true" Latin American democracies whose policies have run counter to the United States' best political and economic interests.
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Genre/Form: DVD
Documentary films
Films for the hearing impaired
Nonfiction films
Material Type: Document, Videorecording
Document Type: Visual material, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Michael Watt; John Pilger; Wayne Young; Christopher Martin, (Producer); Youngheart Entertainment (Firm); Granada Productions.; Bullfrog Films.
ISBN: 1594587515 9781594587511
OCLC Number: 212949746
Language Note: Narration in English. Dialogue in English, Spanish with English subtitles. Optional Spanish subtitles (for all English dialogue & narration). Closed-captioned.
Notes: Originally produced as a motion picture in 2007.
Special features: "bleeped" option; DVD-ROM features.
Credits: Directors of photography, Preston Clothier, Rupert Binsley ; editor, Joe Frost ; composers, Jesper Mattsson, Makoto Sakamoto.
Performer(s): Journalist, John Pilger.
Target Audience: 10-adult
Description: 1 videodisc (94 min.) : sound, color with black and white sequences ; 4 3/4 in.
Details: DVD; NTSC.
Contents: Also includes classroom version (bleeped) ; DVD-ROM features include PDF files : John Pilger biography and 23 pages of information about the production.
Responsibility: Youngheart Entertainment, Granada, Michael Watt present ; directed, written and reported by John Pilger ; producer, Wayne Young ; executive producer, Michael Watt ; directed & produced by Chris Martin.

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Journalist John Pilger examines the role of the United States' government in Latin American government, arguing that the United States has covertly worked to stifle "true" Latin American democracies whose policies have run counter to the United States' best political and economic interests.

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The War on Democracy

(EMRO user published 2008-07-25 ) Very Good Permalink
This film examines how Latin American countries are set to “free themselves from a modern form of slavery,” or the influences of U.S. foreign policy. Most striking about the accusations of this film is the absence of any claims of neocolonialism. Rather, noted humanitarian John Pilger claims that...
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