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Farewell ferris wheel
|Availability:||Available 1 of 2 copies|
SummaryExplores how the U.S. carnival industry is fighting to keep itself alive by legally employing Mexican migrant workers with controversial H-2B guestworker visas. Includes footage gathered over a six-year period that chronicles the financial, emotional, and physical challenges of a carnival owner, a labor-recruiter, and a group of workers from a small Mexican town.
-- United States.
Carnival owners -- United States.
Carnivals -- United States -- Employees.
Foreign workers, Mexican -- United States.
Foreign workers, Mexican -- Legal status, laws, etc. -- United States.
Foreign workers, Mexican -- Government policy -- United States.
Visas -- Government policy -- United States.
Emigration and immigration law -- United States.
Video recordings for the hearing impaired.
|Publisher|| [Arlington, Virginia] :
film director, film producer, director of photography.
Martinez, Miguel "M.I.G.", film director, director of photography.
Kola Pictures (Firm), production company.
Independent Television Service, production company.
Kentucky Authority for Educational Television, production company.
Latino Public Broadcasting (Firm), production company.
Dodgeville Films, production company.
Public Media Distribution, publisher.
Editors, Eugene Yi, Carla Gutierrez ; cinematographers, Jamie Sisley, Miguel Martinez ; music, Curtis Heath.
English and Spanish dialogue; with optional English subtitles for the deaf and hearing impaired (SDH).
Originally released as a documentary film in 2016.
DVD; NTSC; region 1; widescreen presentation, stereo.
1 videodisc (57 min.) : sound, color with black and white sequences ; 4 3/4 in.