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Newman

Format: DVD 2016
Availability: Available at 1 Library 1 of 1 copy
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Location Collection Call #
CLP - Main Library Second Floor Film & Audio - Nonfiction Video (DVD) TK140.N49 N493 2016x
Location  CLP - Main Library
 
Collection  Second Floor Film & Audio - Nonfiction Video
 
Call Number  (DVD) TK140.N49 N493 2016x
 
 
Summary
In the 1980s, inventor Joseph Newman developed an electromagnetic perpetual motion device that produced energy while requiring little energy to run. Although this invention was potentially a power source that might eliminate dependence on fossil fuels and the further pursuit of nuclear energy, Newman, hoping to put in place a source of energy that was free to all people, spent the rest of his life engaged in battle with the U.S. Patent Office.
Contents
Special features: Trailer
Audio commentary with director Jon Fox.

Additional Information
Subjects Newman, Joseph Westley.
Inventors -- United States -- Biography.
Electrical engineers -- United States -- Biography.
Power resources.
Power resources -- United States -- History -- 20th century.
Perpetual motion.
Machinery -- Patents -- History.
Power (Mechanics) -- Patents -- History.
Power resources -- Patents -- History.
Capitalism -- Moral and ethical aspects.
Documentary films.
Biographical films.
Nonfiction films.
Publisher [Brooklyn, New York] :2016
Edition Widescreen.
Contributors Fox, Jon (Director), film director.
Waingort, Dahlia, film producer.
Guigui, Martin, 1965- film producer.
Newman, Joseph Westley, commentator.
Everett, Milton, commentator.
Tolliver, Ched, composer.
Our Turn Productions (Firm), production company.
Sunset Pictures, production company.
Jon Fox Films, production company.
FilmRise (Firm), publisher.
Participants/Performers Featuring Joseph Newman, Milton Everett.
Other Contributors Music, Ched Tolliver.
Language English
In English with optional English subtitles for the deaf and hard-of-hearing (SDH).
Notes Documentary.
Program content: ©2015.
Running time indicated on container: 88 minutes; actual feature running time is 81 minutes.
System Details DVD-R (might not be compatible with all players); NTSC; widescreen presenation; 5.1 surround, 2.0 stereo.
Description 1 videodisc (81 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
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