The Resource Dollars and Dreams: West Africans in New York, by Jeremy Rocklin

Dollars and Dreams: West Africans in New York, by Jeremy Rocklin

Label
Dollars and Dreams: West Africans in New York
Title
Dollars and Dreams: West Africans in New York
Statement of responsibility
by Jeremy Rocklin
Contributor
Author
Producer
Provider
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Dollars and Dreams is a documentary film focused on the pursuits and challenges of numerous West African immigrants as they confront the idea of the American Dream and the reality of the New York experience. Including additional perspective from scholars, authors, and community leaders, the film creates a vibrant portrait of African achievement throughout the city, while exploring the complicated issues African immigrants face as they balance their deep connections to Africa and their enthusiastic commitments to America
Cataloging source
UtOrBLW
Characteristic
videorecording
Date time place
Originally produced by Documentary Educational Resources in 2007
Language note
In English
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Rocklin, Jeremy
  • Ouedraogo, Abdel Kader
  • Kanopy
Runtime
56
Series statement
Ethnographic Video Online, Volume 1
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • West African
  • Business
  • Employment opportunities
  • Cultural identity
  • Cultural assimilation
  • Urban population
  • Immigrant populations
Technique
live action
Label
Dollars and Dreams: West Africans in New York, by Jeremy Rocklin
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Title from title frames
Antecedent source
unknown
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (1 video file, approximately 56 min.)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Medium for sound
other
Other physical details
digital, .flv file, sound
Publisher number
1109551
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
sound
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
  • other
  • remote
System control number
  • (OCoLC)897771557
  • (OCoLC)897771557
  • (CaSfKAN)kan1109551
System details
Mode of access: World Wide Web
Video recording format
other
Label
Dollars and Dreams: West Africans in New York, by Jeremy Rocklin
Publication
Note
Title from title frames
Antecedent source
unknown
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (1 video file, approximately 56 min.)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Medium for sound
other
Other physical details
digital, .flv file, sound
Publisher number
1109551
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
sound
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
  • other
  • remote
System control number
  • (OCoLC)897771557
  • (OCoLC)897771557
  • (CaSfKAN)kan1109551
System details
Mode of access: World Wide Web
Video recording format
other

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