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The Resource An inconvenient truth : a global warning, [presented by] Paramount Classics and Participant Productions ; a Lawrence Bender/Laurie David production ; a Carbon Neutral production ; directed by Davis Guggenheim ; produced by Laurie David, Lawrence Bender, Scott Z. Burns ; executive producers, Jeff Skoll [and others] ; co-producer, Leslie Chilcott

An inconvenient truth : a global warning, [presented by] Paramount Classics and Participant Productions ; a Lawrence Bender/Laurie David production ; a Carbon Neutral production ; directed by Davis Guggenheim ; produced by Laurie David, Lawrence Bender, Scott Z. Burns ; executive producers, Jeff Skoll [and others] ; co-producer, Leslie Chilcott

Label
An inconvenient truth : a global warning
Title
An inconvenient truth
Title remainder
a global warning
Statement of responsibility
[presented by] Paramount Classics and Participant Productions ; a Lawrence Bender/Laurie David production ; a Carbon Neutral production ; directed by Davis Guggenheim ; produced by Laurie David, Lawrence Bender, Scott Z. Burns ; executive producers, Jeff Skoll [and others] ; co-producer, Leslie Chilcott
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
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
Member of
Awards note
Cannes film Festival, official selection; Sundance Film Festival, official selection.
Cataloging source
TEFMT
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Cinematographers, Bob Richman, Davis Guggenheim ; editors, Jay Lash Cassidy, Dan Swietlik ; music, Michael Brook
Dewey number
363.738/74
Intended audience
MPAA rating: PG (for mild thematic elements)
Language note
In English with optional subtitles in English, Spanish, and French; closed-captioned
PerformerNote
Presenter, Al Gore
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1948-
  • 1952-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Gore, Al
  • Guggenheim, Davis
  • David, Laurie
  • Bender, Lawrence
  • Burns, Scott Z
  • Skoll, Jeff
  • Chilcott, Lesley
  • Richman, Bob
  • Cassidy, Jay
  • Swietlik, Dan
  • Brook, Michael
  • Participant Productions
  • Carbon Neutral Productions
  • Paramount Classics (Firm)
  • Paramount Pictures Corporation
Runtime
97
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Gore, Al
  • Global warming
  • Global warming
  • Greenhouse effect, Atmospheric
  • Greenhouse effect, Atmospheric
  • Environmental policy
  • Environmental protection
  • Human ecology
  • Risk perception
Technique
live action
Label
An inconvenient truth : a global warning, [presented by] Paramount Classics and Participant Productions ; a Lawrence Bender/Laurie David production ; a Carbon Neutral production ; directed by Davis Guggenheim ; produced by Laurie David, Lawrence Bender, Scott Z. Burns ; executive producers, Jeff Skoll [and others] ; co-producer, Leslie Chilcott
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • Documentary
  • Released theatrically in 2006; program content: c2005
  • Special features: "An update with former Vice-President Al Gore" -- "The making of An inconvenient truth" -- "I need to wake up" music video by Melissa Etheridge -- Commentary with director Davis Guggenheim -- Commentary with producers Laurie David, Lawrence Bender, Scott Z. Burns and Leslie Chilcott
  • "34808 "--Container
  • "11111004689"--Container
  • Videorecording
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
  • vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
mixed
Configuration of playback channels
mixed
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 (96 min.)
Isbn
9781415724781
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
097363480846
Other physical details
sound, color with black and white sequences
Publisher number
  • 34808
  • 11111004689
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
ocm71259343
System details
DVD; NTSC, Region 1; widescreen; Dolby digital 5.1 surround, Dolby digital 2.0 surround
Video recording format
DVD
Label
An inconvenient truth : a global warning, [presented by] Paramount Classics and Participant Productions ; a Lawrence Bender/Laurie David production ; a Carbon Neutral production ; directed by Davis Guggenheim ; produced by Laurie David, Lawrence Bender, Scott Z. Burns ; executive producers, Jeff Skoll [and others] ; co-producer, Leslie Chilcott
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • Documentary
  • Released theatrically in 2006; program content: c2005
  • Special features: "An update with former Vice-President Al Gore" -- "The making of An inconvenient truth" -- "I need to wake up" music video by Melissa Etheridge -- Commentary with director Davis Guggenheim -- Commentary with producers Laurie David, Lawrence Bender, Scott Z. Burns and Leslie Chilcott
  • "34808 "--Container
  • "11111004689"--Container
  • Videorecording
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
  • vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
mixed
Configuration of playback channels
mixed
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 (96 min.)
Isbn
9781415724781
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
097363480846
Other physical details
sound, color with black and white sequences
Publisher number
  • 34808
  • 11111004689
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
ocm71259343
System details
DVD; NTSC, Region 1; widescreen; Dolby digital 5.1 surround, Dolby digital 2.0 surround
Video recording format
DVD

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