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Cesar Chavez [videorecording] / Lionsgate, Pantelion, Televisa Cine and Canana present ; a Canana production ; producers Diego Luna, Lawrence Meli, Keir Pearson ; produced by Pablo Cruz ; story by Keir Pearson ; screenplay by Keir Pearson and Timothy J. Sexton ; directed by Diego Luna.

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  • 6 of 6 copies available at Sage Library System. (Show)
  • 1 of 1 copy available at Hood River County Library District.

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Summary:

The story of the famed civil rights leader and labor organizer torn between his duties as a husband and father and his commitment to securing a living wage for farm workers. Chavez embraced non-violence as he battled greed and prejudice in his struggle to bring dignity to people. He inspired millions of Americans who never worked on a farm to fight for social justice. His triumphant journey is a remarkable testament to the power of one individual's ability to change the world.
Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Circulation Modifier Age Hold Protection Active/Create Date Status Due Date
Hood River County Library DVD FIC CES (Text) 33892100196204 Adult DVDs DVD None 09/08/2014 Available -

Record details

  • Physical Description: 1 videodisc (102 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
  • Publisher: Santa Monica, California : Lionsgate, [2014]

Content descriptions

General Note:
Title from container.
Creation/Production Credits Note:
Music by Michael Brook; edited by Miguel Schverdfinger and Douglas Crise; director of photography, Enrique Chediak.
Participant or Performer Note:
Michael Peña, America Ferrera, Rosario Dawson, Jacob Vargas, Yancey Arias, Wes Bentley, John Ortiz, John Malkovich.
Summary, etc.:
The story of the famed civil rights leader and labor organizer torn between his duties as a husband and father and his commitment to securing a living wage for farm workers. Chavez embraced non-violence as he battled greed and prejudice in his struggle to bring dignity to people. He inspired millions of Americans who never worked on a farm to fight for social justice. His triumphant journey is a remarkable testament to the power of one individual's ability to change the world.
Target Audience Note:
MPAA Rating: PG-13; for some violence and language.
System Details Note:
DVD, NTSC, region 1; widescreen; 5.1 Dolby Digital.
Language Note:
English dialogue; English or Spanish subtitles; closed-captioned.
Subject: Chavez, Cesar, 1927-1993 > Drama.
Labor leaders > United States > Drama.
Migrant agricultural laborers > Drama.
Mexican American migrant agricultural laborers > Drama.
United Farm Workers > Drama.
Civil rights workers > Drama.

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