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Title Trouble the water [videorecording] / Louverture Films presents ; an Elswhere Films production ; directed and produced by Tia Lessin and Carl Deal

Publ Info [New York] : Zeitgeist Films, [2009]
2009
LOCATION CALL # STATUS NOTE
 CCRI-Newport Video/DVD  DVD TROUBLE    AVAILABLE  Blue Dot Collection - ... (CLICK FOR MORE)
 CCRI-Prov.  DVD TROUBLE    AVAILABLE  Blue Dot Collection
 CCRI-Prov.  DVD TROUBLE c.2  LIMITED ACCESS  Duplicate copy/ Librarian's Office
 RWU Main Audio-Visual  AV DEPT HV636 2005 .N4 T76 2009    AVAILABLE
 URI Media Rm.  DVD 004309    AVAILABLE
Descript 1 videodisc (96 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in. + 1 insert ([4] pages : illustrations)
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Note Originally produced as a motion picture in 2008
DVD package and menu design: Zeitgeist Films Ltd. c2009
Special features: deleted and extended scenes; conversations with the directors, subjects, film critic Richard Roeper, Danny Glover; theatrical trailer
Directors of photography, PJ Raval, Kimberly Rivers Roberts ; editor and co-producer, T. Woody Richman ; executive producers, Joslyn Barnes, Danny Glover ; additional editing, Mary Lampson ; original score, Davidge/Del Naja ; introducing the music of, Black Kold Madina
Kimberly Rivers Roberts, Scott Roberts
This documentary takes the viewer inside Hurricane Katrina in a way never seen on screen. Incorporating home footage shot by Kimberly Rivers Roberts -- an aspiring rap artist trapped with her husband in the 9th ward -- directors/producers Tia Lessin and Carl Deal weave this insider's view of Katrina with a devastating protrait of the hurricane's aftermath. Trouble the Water takes audiences on a journey that is by turns heart-stopping, infuriating, inspiring and empowering. It is not only about the tragedy of Hurricane Katrina, but about the underlying issues that remained when the flood waters receded -- failing public schools, record high levels of incarceration, poverty, structural racism and lack of government accountability
DVD, 16:9 anamorphic widescreen presentation enhanced for widescreen televisions, NTSC, Region 1
In English with optional Spanish subtitles and optional English subtitles for the deaf and hard of hearing
Sundance Film Festival, 2008: Winner, Grand Jury Prize Best Documentary
Mesh Subject Disasters -- Louisiana -- New Orleans
African Americans -- Louisiana -- New Orleans
Cyclonic Storms -- Louisiana -- New Orleans
Social Conditions -- Louisiana -- New Orleans
LC subject Hurricane Katrina, 2005
Hurricane Katrina, 2005 -- Personal narratives
Hurricane Katrina, 2005 -- Social aspects -- Louisiana -- New Orleans
New Orleans (La.) -- Social conditions -- 21st century
New Orleans (La.) -- Biography
Women rap musicians -- Louisiana -- New Orleans -- Biography
African American women -- Louisiana -- New Orleans -- Biography
Disaster victims -- Louisiana -- New Orleans -- Biography
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Add Author Louverture Films (Firm)
Elsewhere Films (Firm)
Zeitgeist Films
ISBN/ISSN 795975111836
0795975111836
Music # Z1118