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Whisky man : inside the dynasty of Samuel Bronfman

Publisher: Kelowna, B.C. : Distributed by FilmWest Associates, ©1996.
Edition/Format:   VHS video : VHS tape   Visual material : English
Summary:
Documents the rise to success of the Bronfman Family, who came to Canada as poor immigrants and became rich and powerful through selling (through Prohibition) and distilling whisky (Seagram Company). Family members recall the tough and determined character of Samuel who strove for social acceptance and respectability while alienating many of his family.
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Genre/Form: Biography
History
Named Person: Samuel Bronfman; Bronfman family.; Bronfman family.; Samuel Bronfman
Material Type: Videorecording
Document Type: Visual material
OCLC Number: 496911520
Credits: Director, David Paperny ; producers, Cal Shumiatcher, DAvid Paperny.
Description: 1 videocassette (48 min.) : sound, color with black and white sequences ; 1/2 in. (VHS)
Details: VHS.
Other Titles: Whiskey man
Responsibility: A production of David Paperny Films, Inc.

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Documents the rise to success of the Bronfman Family, who came to Canada as poor immigrants and became rich and powerful through selling (through Prohibition) and distilling whisky (Seagram Company). Family members recall the tough and determined character of Samuel who strove for social acceptance and respectability while alienating many of his family.

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