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Waiting for "Superman"

"Provides an engaging and inspiring look at public education in the United States. [This documentary] has helped launch a movement to achieve a real and lasting change through the compelling stories of five unforgettable students such as Emily, a Silicon Valley eighth-grader who is afraid of being l...

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Corporate Author: Paramount Vantage.
Other Authors: Guggenheim, Davis., Kimball, Billy., Chilcott, Lesley., Strickland, Bill, 1947-, Canada, Geoffrey., Rhee, Michelle., Weingarten, Randi., Roland, Erich., Richman, Bob., Finton, Greg., Cassidy, Jay., Roberts, Kim., Beck, Christophe, 1972-, Legend, John., Participant Media., Walden Media., Electric Kinney (Firm), Paramount Home Entertainment (Firm)
Format: Video DVD
Language: English
Spanish
French
Published: Hollywood, Calif. : Paramount Home Entertainment, 2011
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245 0 0 |a Waiting for "Superman"  |h [videorecording] /  |c Paramount Vantage and Participant Media present ; in association with Walden Media ; an Electric Kinney production ; written by Davis Guggenheim & Billy Kimball ; produced by Lesley Chilcott ; directed by Davis Guggenheim. 
257 |a United States. 
260 |a Hollywood, Calif. :  |b Paramount Home Entertainment,  |c 2011. 
300 |a 1 videodisc (111 min.) :  |b sd., col. with b&w sequences ;  |c 4 3/4 in. 
506 |a FOR HOME USE ONLY. 
538 |a DVD ; NTSC, Region 1 ; widescreen presentation ; Dolby Digital 5.1. 
546 |a English or Spanish dialogue with optional English, French or Spanish subtitles ; closed-captioned. 
511 0 |a Bill Strickland, Geoffrey Canada, Michelle Rhee, Randi Weingarten. 
508 |a Cinematography by Erich Roland, Bob Richman ; edited by Greg Finton, Jay Cassidy, Kim Roberts ; music by Christophe Beck ; title track "Shine" written and performed by John Legend. 
500 |a Originally released as a motion picture in 2010. 
500 |a Companion book: Waiting for "Superman" : how we can save America's failing public schools / edited by Karl Weber. 
520 |a "Provides an engaging and inspiring look at public education in the United States. [This documentary] has helped launch a movement to achieve a real and lasting change through the compelling stories of five unforgettable students such as Emily, a Silicon Valley eighth-grader who is afraid of being labeled as unfit for college, and Francisco, a Bronx first-grader whose mom will do anything to give him a shot at a better life." -- container. 
500 |a Special features: Optional audio feature commentary by director Davis Guggenheim and producer Lesley Chilcott -- Changing the odds (ca. 6 min. ; a look at innovative programs that are changing public education) -- Updates (text feature listing changes which have taken place since the making of the film) -- A conversation with Davis Guggenheim -- The future is in our classrooms -- The making of "Shine" (the film's title track by musician John Legend) -- deleted scenes. 
521 8 |a MPAA rating: PG; some thematic material, mild language, and incidental smoking. 
586 |a Winner, Best Documentary, National Board of Review ; Winner, 2010 Audience Award, U.S. Documentary, Sundance Film Festival. 
590 |a June11edu 
650 0 |a Educational accountability  |x Law and legislation  |z United States. 
650 0 |a Education  |x Standards  |z United States. 
650 0 |a Education  |z United States  |x Evaluation. 
650 0 |a School improvement programs  |z United States. 
650 0 |a Educational equalization  |z United States. 
650 0 |a Public schools  |z United States. 
655 0 |a Documentary films. 
655 0 |a Nonfiction films. 
655 0 |a Feature films. 
655 0 |a Video recordings for the hearing impaired. 
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700 1 |a Finton, Greg.  |4 flm 
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700 1 |a Legend, John.  |4 prf 
710 2 |a Paramount Vantage. 
710 2 |a Participant Media. 
710 2 |a Walden Media. 
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