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The Resource An inconvenient truth : a global warning, Paramount Classics and Participant Productions present a Lawrence Bender/Laurie David production ; produced by Lawrence Bender, Scott Burns, Laurie David ; directed by Davis Guggenheim

An inconvenient truth : a global warning, Paramount Classics and Participant Productions present a Lawrence Bender/Laurie David production ; produced by Lawrence Bender, Scott Burns, Laurie David ; directed by Davis Guggenheim

Label
An inconvenient truth : a global warning
Title
An inconvenient truth
Title remainder
a global warning
Statement of responsibility
Paramount Classics and Participant Productions present a Lawrence Bender/Laurie David production ; produced by Lawrence Bender, Scott Burns, Laurie David ; directed by Davis Guggenheim
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
  • A passionate and inspiring look at former Vice President Al Gore's campaign to expose the myths and misconceptions of global warming, and to create public awareness on the subject
  • Former Vice President Al Gore explains the facts of global warming, presents arguments that the dangers of global warning have reached the level of crisis, and addresses the efforts of certain interests to discredit the anti global warming cause. Between lecture segments, Gore discusses his personal commitment to the environment, sharing anecdotes from his experiences
Awards note
Cannes film Festival, official selection; Sundance Film Festival, official selection.
Cataloging source
TEFMT
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Editors, Jay Lash Cassidy, Dan Swietlik ; music, Michael Brook
Dewey number
363.738/74
Intended audience
MPAA rating: PG; for mild thematic elements
LC call number
QC981.8.G56
LC item number
I53668465468 2006
PerformerNote
Host, Al Gore
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1948-
  • 1952-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Guggenheim, Davis
  • Gore, Al
  • Brook, Michael
  • David, Laurie
  • Bender, Lawrence
  • Burns, Scott Z
  • Skoll, Jeff
  • Chilcott, Lesley
  • Richman, Bob
  • Cassidy, Jay
  • Swietlik, Dan
  • Brook, Michael
  • Paramount Pictures Corporation
  • Participant Productions
  • Carbon Neutral Productions
  • Paramount Classics (Firm)
Runtime
96
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  • Global warming
  • Global warming
  • Global warming
  • Risk perception
  • Global warming
  • Greenhouse effect, Atmospheric
  • Greenhouse effect, Atmospheric
  • Environmental policy
  • Environmental protection
  • Human ecology
Target audience
general
Technique
live action
Label
An inconvenient truth : a global warning, Paramount Classics and Participant Productions present a Lawrence Bender/Laurie David production ; produced by Lawrence Bender, Scott Burns, Laurie David ; directed by Davis Guggenheim
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Title from container
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
  • vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
  • tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Special features: Commentary with director Davis Guggenheim -- Commentary with producers Laurie David, Lawrence Bender, Scott Z. Burns and Leslie Chilcott -- An update with former Vice-President Al Gore
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (approximately 96 min.)
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
097363480846
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
D348084
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocm71259343
  • (Sirsi) u1052436
System details
DVD, region 1, widescreen presentation; Dolby Digital
Video recording format
DVD
Label
An inconvenient truth : a global warning, Paramount Classics and Participant Productions present a Lawrence Bender/Laurie David production ; produced by Lawrence Bender, Scott Burns, Laurie David ; directed by Davis Guggenheim
Publication
Note
Title from container
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
  • vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
  • tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Special features: Commentary with director Davis Guggenheim -- Commentary with producers Laurie David, Lawrence Bender, Scott Z. Burns and Leslie Chilcott -- An update with former Vice-President Al Gore
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (approximately 96 min.)
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
097363480846
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
D348084
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocm71259343
  • (Sirsi) u1052436
System details
DVD, region 1, widescreen presentation; Dolby Digital
Video recording format
DVD

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