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Who killed the electric car?

Author: Chris PaineJessie DeeterMartin SheenJoan SharplessAlan S LowenthalAll authors
Publisher: [Toronto, Ontario] : Mongrel Media, Vaughan, ON : Criterion-on-Demand, 2006. [2013]
Edition/Format:   eVideo : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Investigates the development and demise of the fuel-efficient, environment-friendly electric car. Examines the Bush administration's role in the car's being peremptorily pulled from production, the influence of the automobile industry and oil interests, and implications for the future of sustainable energy in the United States.
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Genre/Form: Films for the hearing impaired
Documentary films
Streaming video
Material Type: Internet resource, Videorecording
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File, Visual material
All Authors / Contributors: Chris Paine; Jessie Deeter; Martin Sheen; Joan Sharpless; Alan S Lowenthal; Paul Scott; Wally E Rippel; S David Freeman; Chelsea Sexton; Alan C Lloyd; Ed Begley; Peter Horton; Ralph Nader; Greg Hansen; Thaddeus Wadleigh; Michael Kovalenko; Chris A Peterson; Michael Brook, musician.; Papercut Films (Firm); Plinyminor (Firm); Sony Pictures Classics (Firm); Mongrel Media,; Criterion-on-Demand (Firm),
OCLC Number: 1022119649
Notes: Documentary.
Originally distributed as a motion picture by Mongrel Media, 2006.
Credits: Director of photography, Thaddeus Wadleigh ; editors, Michael Kovalenko, Chris A. Peterson ; original music, Michael Brook.
Performer(s): Narrator, Martin Sheen ; interviewees, Joanne Sharpless, Alan S. Lowenthal, Paul Scott, Wally E. Rippel, S. David Freeman, Chelsea Sexton, Alan C. Lloyd, Ed Begley Jr., Peter Horton, Ralph Nader, Greg Hansen.
Target Audience: MPAA rating: PG for brief mild language.; CHV rating: G.
Description: 1 streaming video file (91 min.) : digital, sound, color
Details: Content available as downloadable file or streaming video.
Responsibility: a Sony Pictures Classics ; Electric Entertainment ; a Dean Devlin/Plinyminor production in association with Papercut Films ; written and directed by Chris Paine ; produced by Jessie Deeter.

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Investigates the development and demise of the fuel-efficient, environment-friendly electric car. Examines the Bush administration's role in the car's being peremptorily pulled from production, the influence of the automobile industry and oil interests, and implications for the future of sustainable energy in the United States.

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