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Farewell ferris wheel

Format: DVD [2017]
Availability: Available 1 of 2 copies
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Mt. Lebanon Public Library Audio-Visual DVD 791 Far
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Collection  Audio-Visual
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CLP - Main Library Second Floor Film & Audio - Nonfiction Video CHECKED OUT
Location  CLP - Main Library
Collection  Second Floor Film & Audio - Nonfiction Video
Explores 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.
Additional Information
Subjects Carnivals -- 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.
Documentary films.
Nonfiction films.
Video recordings for the hearing impaired.
Publisher [Arlington, Virginia] :[2017]
Edition Widescreen.
Contributors Sisley, Jamie, 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.
Other Contributors Editors, Eugene Yi, Carla Gutierrez ; cinematographers, Jamie Sisley, Miguel Martinez ; music, Curtis Heath.
Language English
English and Spanish dialogue; with optional English subtitles for the deaf and hearing impaired (SDH).
Notes Originally released as a documentary film in 2016.
System Details DVD; NTSC; region 1; widescreen presentation, stereo.
Description 1 videodisc (57 min.) : sound, color with black and white sequences ; 4 3/4 in.
ISBN 9781531703448
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