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The Resource Waiting for "Superman", (videorecording)

Waiting for "Superman", (videorecording)

Label
Waiting for "Superman"
Title
Waiting for "Superman"
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • spa
  • spa
  • eng
  • fre
  • por
  • eng
  • eng
Summary
Provided is an engaging and inspiring look at public education in the United States. This documentary has helped launch a movement to achieve a real and lasting change through the compelling stories of five unforgettable students such as Emily, a Silicon Valley eighth-grader who is afraid of being labeled as unfit for college, and Francisco, a Bronx first-grader whose mom will do anything to give him a shot at a better life. Included are featurettes, and commentary
Cataloging source
TEFMT
Characteristic
videorecording
Dewey number
370.973
Intended audience
Rating: PG; for some thematic material, mild language, and incidental smoking
Language note
  • Subtitled for the deaf and hard of hearing
  • English or Spanish dialogue; Spanish, English, French or Portuguese subtitles
LC call number
LA212
LC item number
.W35 2011
PerformerNote
Bill Strickland, Geoffrey Canada, Michelle Rhee, Randi Weingarten
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Strickland, Bill
  • Canada, Geoffrey
  • Rhee, Michelle
  • Weingarten, Randi
  • Paramount Home Entertainment (Firm)
Runtime
103
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Education
  • Educación
Target audience
adult
Technique
live action
Label
Waiting for "Superman", (videorecording)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 2010
  • Special features: Four additional inspiring teacher/student stories; Changing the odds, a look at innovative programs that are changing public education; Public education updates, changes which have taken place since the making of the film; A conversation with Davis Guggenheim; The future is in our classrooms; The making of "Shine"; the film's title track by musician John Legend; commentary by director Davis Guggenheim and producer Lesley Chilcott
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Control code
ocn692811336
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Blu-ray format.
Extent
1 videodisc (103 min.)
Isbn
9781415757598
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
097361422244
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
142224
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)692811336
System details
Blu-ray disc; DTS-HD Master Audio (English), Dolby digital 5.1 (Spanish); Widescreen; requires Blu-ray player
Video recording format
Blu-ray disc
Label
Waiting for "Superman", (videorecording)
Publication
Note
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 2010
  • Special features: Four additional inspiring teacher/student stories; Changing the odds, a look at innovative programs that are changing public education; Public education updates, changes which have taken place since the making of the film; A conversation with Davis Guggenheim; The future is in our classrooms; The making of "Shine"; the film's title track by musician John Legend; commentary by director Davis Guggenheim and producer Lesley Chilcott
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Control code
ocn692811336
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Blu-ray format.
Extent
1 videodisc (103 min.)
Isbn
9781415757598
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
097361422244
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
142224
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)692811336
System details
Blu-ray disc; DTS-HD Master Audio (English), Dolby digital 5.1 (Spanish); Widescreen; requires Blu-ray player
Video recording format
Blu-ray disc

Library Locations

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      39.6078903 -105.0037841
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