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The Resource An Inconvenient Truth, Paramount Classics and Participant Productions present ; directed by Davis Guggenheim ; produced by Laurie David, Lawrence Bender, Scott Z. Burns ; executive producers, Jeff Skoll, Davis Guggenheim [and others] ; co-producer, Leslie Chilcott ; a Lawrence Bender/Laurie David production

An Inconvenient Truth, Paramount Classics and Participant Productions present ; directed by Davis Guggenheim ; produced by Laurie David, Lawrence Bender, Scott Z. Burns ; executive producers, Jeff Skoll, Davis Guggenheim [and others] ; co-producer, Leslie Chilcott ; a Lawrence Bender/Laurie David production

Label
An Inconvenient Truth
Title
An Inconvenient Truth
Statement of responsibility
Paramount Classics and Participant Productions present ; directed by Davis Guggenheim ; produced by Laurie David, Lawrence Bender, Scott Z. Burns ; executive producers, Jeff Skoll, Davis Guggenheim [and others] ; co-producer, Leslie Chilcott ; a Lawrence Bender/Laurie David production
Title variation
Global Warning
Contributor
Composer
Cinematographer
Director
Film editor
Presenter
Producer
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • eng
  • fre
  • spa
  • eng
  • 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
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
Intended audience
MPAA rating: PG (for mild thematic elements)
Language note
In English with optional subtitles in English, Spanish, and French; English closed-captions for the hearing impaired
LC call number
QC981.8.G56
LC item number
I53 2006
NAL call number
DVD
NAL item number
no. 115
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
  • Paramount Classics (Firm)
  • Paramount Pictures Corporation
Runtime
96
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Gore, Al
  • Gore, Al
  • Global warming
  • Global warming
  • Greenhouse effect, Atmospheric
  • Greenhouse effect, Atmospheric
  • Environmental policy
  • Environmental protection
  • Human ecology
  • Risk perception
  • French language materials
  • Spanish language materials
  • Réchauffement de la terre
  • Réchauffement de la terre
  • Effet de serre (Météorologie)
  • Effet de serre (Météorologie)
  • Environnement
  • Écologie humaine
  • Environmental policy
  • Environmental protection
  • Global warming
  • Global warming
  • Greenhouse effect, Atmospheric
  • Greenhouse effect, Atmospheric
  • Human ecology
  • Risk perception
  • United States
  • Global warming
  • Global warming
  • Global warming
  • Greenhouse effect
  • Greenhouse effect
  • Greenhouse effect
  • Greenhouse effect
  • Greenhouse effect
  • Greenhouse effect
Target audience
general
Technique
live action
Label
An Inconvenient Truth, Paramount Classics and Participant Productions present ; directed by Davis Guggenheim ; produced by Laurie David, Lawrence Bender, Scott Z. Burns ; executive producers, Jeff Skoll, Davis Guggenheim [and others] ; co-producer, Leslie Chilcott ; a Lawrence Bender/Laurie David production
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Released theatrically in 2006; program content: c2005
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
Contents
Special features: Optional audio feature commentary with director Davis Guggenheim -- Optional audio feature commentary with producers Laurie David, Lawrence Bender, Scott Z. Burns and Leslie Chilcott -- An update with former Vice-President Al Gore -- The making of An Inconvenient Truth -- 'I need to wake up' music video by Melissa Etheridge
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Widescreen.
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
  • 4717411127993
  • 4710756363170
  • 097363480860
  • 032429280503
Other physical details
sound, color with black and white sequences
Publisher number
  • 34808
  • 34808B
  • 11111004689
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (OCoLC)71259343
  • (OCoLC)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, Paramount Classics and Participant Productions present ; directed by Davis Guggenheim ; produced by Laurie David, Lawrence Bender, Scott Z. Burns ; executive producers, Jeff Skoll, Davis Guggenheim [and others] ; co-producer, Leslie Chilcott ; a Lawrence Bender/Laurie David production
Publication
Note
Released theatrically in 2006; program content: c2005
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
Contents
Special features: Optional audio feature commentary with director Davis Guggenheim -- Optional audio feature commentary with producers Laurie David, Lawrence Bender, Scott Z. Burns and Leslie Chilcott -- An update with former Vice-President Al Gore -- The making of An Inconvenient Truth -- 'I need to wake up' music video by Melissa Etheridge
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Widescreen.
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
  • 4717411127993
  • 4710756363170
  • 097363480860
  • 032429280503
Other physical details
sound, color with black and white sequences
Publisher number
  • 34808
  • 34808B
  • 11111004689
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (OCoLC)71259343
  • (OCoLC)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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