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Author: Paul FarmerOphelia DahlJim Yong KimPartners in Health (Organization),Impact Partners (Firm),All authors
Publisher: [Austin, Texas] : Tugg Educational, [2017]
Edition/Format:   DVD video : NTSC color broadcast system : EnglishView all editions and formats
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"A powerful documentary about the extraordinary team of doctors and activists - including Paul Farmer, Jim Yong Kim, and Ophelia Dahl - whose work thirty years ago to save lives in a rural Haitian village grew into a global battle in the halls of power for the right to health for all. Epic, yet intimate, the film is a compelling argument for the power of collective and personal vision and will to turn the tide of  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Documentary films
Nonfiction films
Feature films
Video recordings for the hearing impaired
Named Person: Paul Farmer; Ophelia Dahl; Jim Yong Kim; Paul Farmer; Jim Yong Kim
Material Type: Videorecording
Document Type: Visual material
All Authors / Contributors: Paul Farmer; Ophelia Dahl; Jim Yong Kim; Partners in Health (Organization),; Impact Partners (Firm),; Urban Landscapes Productions,; Scout & Scholar (Firm),
OCLC Number: 1013221034
Language Note: In English and Haitian French Creole with English subtitles; closed-captioned in English. Video recordings for the hearing impaired.
Notes: Originally produced as a documentary in 2017.
Credits: Cinematography, Joshua Dreyfus, Nick Higgins, Guy Mossman, David Murdock, Kief Davidson ; editing, Yuki Aizawa, Pedro Kos ; music, Matthew Atticus Berger, H. Scott Salinas.
Performer(s): With: Paul Farmer, Ophelia Dahl, Jim Yong Kim from Partners in Health.
Description: 1 videodisc (102 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
Details: DVD; NTSC; all regions; 16:9 presentation; Dolby digital 2.0.
Responsibility: Impact Partners presents an Urban Landscapes production, in association with Scout & Scholar [and 2 others] ; directed by Kief Davidson, Pedro Kos ; produced by Kief Davidson, Cori Shepherd Stern ; written by Cori Shepherd Stern.
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"A powerful documentary about the extraordinary team of doctors and activists - including Paul Farmer, Jim Yong Kim, and Ophelia Dahl - whose work thirty years ago to save lives in a rural Haitian village grew into a global battle in the halls of power for the right to health for all. Epic, yet intimate, the film is a compelling argument for the power of collective and personal vision and will to turn the tide of history." -- Container.

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Bending the Arc is an inspiring account of the power of collaboration and optimism in a world where the poor are often excluded from health care access. The story begins with the relationship between a young Dr. Paul Farmer and Jim Yong Kim at Ha

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