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The people speak [videorecording] / First Tuesday Media presents ; in association with Artfire Films ; Brolin Productions ; Cross River Pictures ; Gravestar Investments ; Membrain ; the Johnson-Roessler Company ; Tunnel Inc. ; produced by Dan Abrams, ... [et al.] ; directed by Chris Moore, Anthony Arnove, Howard Zinn ; adapted and written by Anthony Arnove, Howard Zinn.

Contributor(s): Abrams, Dan. (Producer) [fmp] | Moore, Chris (Film producer) [fmd] | Arnove, Anthony, 1969- [fmd, aus] | Zinn, Howard, 1922-2010 [fmd, aus, nrt] | Bratt, Benjamin, 1963- [prf] | Brolin, Josh [prf] | Cathey, Reg E. (Actor) [prf] | Chalfant, Kathleen, 1945- [prf] | Cheadle, Don [prf] | Chin, Staceyann, 1972- [prf] | Cooder, Ry [prf] | Damon, Matt [prf] | Dawson, Rosario [prf] | Dylan, Bob, 1941- [prf] | Ealy, Michael [prf] | Espada, Mart�in, 1957- [prf] | Fiasco, Lupe [prf] | Freeman, Morgan [prf] | Glover, Danny [prf] | Guy, Jasmine [prf] | Kilcher, Q'Orianka [prf] | Kirk, Christina (Actor) [prf] | Legend, John [prf] | DMC (Musician) [prf] | Morrer, Allison [prf] | Mortensen, Viggo, 1958- [prf] | Oh, Sandra, 1971- [prf] | O'Malley, Mike, 1966- [prf] | Parks, Van Dyke [prf] | Penn, Sean, 1960- [prf] | P!nk, 1979- [prf] | Robinson, Chris, 1938- [prf] | Robinson, Rich, 1969- [prf] | Springsteen, Bruce [prf] | Strathairn, David [prf] | Tomei, Marisa [prf] | Vedder, Eddie [prf] | Washington, Kerry, 1977- [prf] | Yulin, Harris [prf] | Zinn, Howard, 1922-2010. People's history of the United States | Zinn, Howard, 1922-2010. Voices of a people's history of the United States | First Tuesday Media (Firm) | Artfire Films | Brolin Productions | Cross River Pictures | Gravestar Investments (Firm) | Membrain (Firm) | Johnson-Roessler Company | Tunnel Inc | History Channel (Television network) | Arts and Entertainment Network | New Video Group.
Material type: FilmFilmPublisher: [New York] : A & E Television Networks : Distributed by New Video, [2010]Description: 1 videodisc (113 min.) : sd., col. with b&w sequences ; 4 3/4 in.Content type: two-dimensional moving image Media type: video Carrier type: videodiscISBN: 1422974596; 9781422974599.Subject(s): Social change -- United States | Dissenters -- United States | Protest literature, American | Protest poetry, American | Political ballads and songs -- United States | Dissenters | Political ballads and songs | Protest literature, American | Protest poetry, American | Social change | United States -- History | United States -- Politics and government -- DVDs | United States -- History -- DVDs | United States -- Biography -- DVDS | United StatesGenre/Form: DVD. | Documentary television programs. | Historical television programs. | Nonfiction television programs. | Video recordings for the hearing impaired. | Television programs for the hearing impaired. | Documentary television programs. | Historical television programs. | History. | Nonfiction television programs. | Television programs for the hearing impaired. | Video recordings for the hearing impaired.DDC classification: 303.4
Contents:
Different interests -- Imbalance of power -- Enslavement and segregation -- Acts of defiance -- Women's declaration -- Right to choose -- Economic justice -- Nation in rebellion -- Socialism -- Some day -- Constant expansion -- Patriotism -- Justification of expansion -- Care to act.
Production Credits: Director of photography, Tony Sacco ; music, David Baerwald ; editors, Yesenia Higuera, Jon Berry.
Narrator, Howard Zinn ; dramatic and musical performers: Benjamin Bratt, Josh Brolin, Reg E. Cathey, Kathleen Chalfant, Don Cheadle, Staceyann Chin, Ry Cooder, Matt Damon, Rosario Dawson, Bob Dylan, Michael Ealy, Mart�in Espada, Lupe Fiasco, Morgan Freeman, Danny Glover, Jasmine Guy, Q'orianka Kilcher, Christina Kirk, John Legend, Darryl "DMC" McDaniels, Allison Moorer, Viggo Mortensen, Sandra Oh, Mike O'Malley, Van Dyke Parks, Sean Penn, P!nk, Chris Robinson, Rich Robinson, Bruce Springsteen, David Strathairn, Marisa Tomei, Eddie Vedder, Kerry Washington, Harris Yulin.Summary: A look at social change throughout history, as seen through the music, poetry, speeches, and manifestos of rebels, dissenters, and visionaries from our past - and present - including Frederick Douglass, Susan B. Anthony, Bob Dylan, Langston Hughes, Chief Joseph, Muhammad Ali, along with unknown veterans, union workers, abolitionists, and many others never featured in high school textbooks. Celebrates the extraordinary possibilities for creating social change that ordinary people have realized throughout the course of our nation's rich but often ignored history of dissent and protest.
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Inspired by the book "A people's history of the United States" by Howard Zinn and "Voices of a people's history of the United States" edited with Anthony Arnove.

Originally broadcast on television in 2009 for History Channel.

Special features: Behind-the-scenes at the Cutler Majestic Theatre (12 min.); Celebrity interviews.

Different interests -- Imbalance of power -- Enslavement and segregation -- Acts of defiance -- Women's declaration -- Right to choose -- Economic justice -- Nation in rebellion -- Socialism -- Some day -- Constant expansion -- Patriotism -- Justification of expansion -- Care to act.

Director of photography, Tony Sacco ; music, David Baerwald ; editors, Yesenia Higuera, Jon Berry.

Narrator, Howard Zinn ; dramatic and musical performers: Benjamin Bratt, Josh Brolin, Reg E. Cathey, Kathleen Chalfant, Don Cheadle, Staceyann Chin, Ry Cooder, Matt Damon, Rosario Dawson, Bob Dylan, Michael Ealy, Mart�in Espada, Lupe Fiasco, Morgan Freeman, Danny Glover, Jasmine Guy, Q'orianka Kilcher, Christina Kirk, John Legend, Darryl "DMC" McDaniels, Allison Moorer, Viggo Mortensen, Sandra Oh, Mike O'Malley, Van Dyke Parks, Sean Penn, P!nk, Chris Robinson, Rich Robinson, Bruce Springsteen, David Strathairn, Marisa Tomei, Eddie Vedder, Kerry Washington, Harris Yulin.

A look at social change throughout history, as seen through the music, poetry, speeches, and manifestos of rebels, dissenters, and visionaries from our past - and present - including Frederick Douglass, Susan B. Anthony, Bob Dylan, Langston Hughes, Chief Joseph, Muhammad Ali, along with unknown veterans, union workers, abolitionists, and many others never featured in high school textbooks. Celebrates the extraordinary possibilities for creating social change that ordinary people have realized throughout the course of our nation's rich but often ignored history of dissent and protest.

DVD; NTSC, Dolby Digital 5.1/surround.

Includes public performance rights. MnManS

Closed-captioned.

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