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The Resource Petropolis, a film by Peter Mettler

Petropolis, a film by Peter Mettler

Label
Petropolis
Title
Petropolis
Statement of responsibility
a film by Peter Mettler
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • fre
  • eng
  • eng
Summary
The Athabasca tar sands in Alberta are an oil reserve the size of England. Extracting crude oil that lies beneath the unspoiled wilderness requires a massive industrialized effort, effecting catastrophic damages on land, air, water, and climate
Cataloging source
TEFMT
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Aerial camera operator, Ron Chapple ; editor, Ronald Schlimme ; music, Gabriel Scotti, Vincent Hänni
Dewey number
363.738/2
Intended audience
CHV rating: G
Language note
English dialogue; French subtitles
LC call number
HD9574.C22
LC item number
P487 2010
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1958-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Mettler, Peter
  • Mongrel Media
Runtime
45
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Oil sands industry
  • Ecological disturbances
  • Petroleum reserves
  • Athabasca Tar Sands (Alta.)
Target audience
adult
Technique
live action
Label
Petropolis, a film by Peter Mettler
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Title from container
  • "Aerial perspectives on the Alberta Tar Sands / Perspectives aériennes sur les Sables Bitumineux d'Alberta."
  • Release date: Mar. 30, 2010
  • Bonus features: seven short interviews with residents, scientists and environmentalists, Tar sands photo slideshow, trailer
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
  • vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
  • tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (70 min.)
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
629159041681
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
221128002
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn568724684
  • (Sirsi) u2314655
  • (OCoLC)568724684
System details
DVD, widescreen
Video recording format
DVD
Label
Petropolis, a film by Peter Mettler
Publication
Note
  • Title from container
  • "Aerial perspectives on the Alberta Tar Sands / Perspectives aériennes sur les Sables Bitumineux d'Alberta."
  • Release date: Mar. 30, 2010
  • Bonus features: seven short interviews with residents, scientists and environmentalists, Tar sands photo slideshow, trailer
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
  • vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
  • tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (70 min.)
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
629159041681
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
221128002
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn568724684
  • (Sirsi) u2314655
  • (OCoLC)568724684
System details
DVD, widescreen
Video recording format
DVD

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