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Treasures From American Film Archives V03 DVD 1 of 1

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Format: DVD
Sku: 204966131
UPC: 014381382723
UPC 14: 00014381382723
Category Keywords: 1930s  Anthology  Short  Social Issues  Vintage
48 Movies That Helped Change America!
See the movies that changed America! Prohibition, abortion, unions, atheism, the vote for women, organized crime, loan sharking, juvenile justice, homelessness, police corruption, immigration -- in their first decades, movies brought an astonishing range of issues to the screen. Whether exposing abuse or lampooning reform, films put a human face on social problems and connected with audiences in a new way. Movies were entertainment with the power to persuade. The acclaimed Treasures from American Film Archives series has earned raves and awards for the past seven years including the National Society of Film Critics' Film Heritage Award and the VSDA's Best in Show Non-Theatrical Award.

"Dazzling...a unique window into early cinematic production.  Cinease
"A must-have for anyone interested in film history!  Film Comment
"A wish come true!  The Village Voice

Editor's Note
No taboo subject is left untouched in this treasure trove of films on important American social issues. With insightful commentary from experts, this extensive set offers a revealing glimpse into the past with rare cartoons, newsreels, serials, and films like "The Black Hand," "How They Rob Men in Chicago," "Where Are My Children?" and "Why Mr. Nation Wants a Divorce," among others.


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Release Information
Video Mfg Name Studio: Image Entertainment
Video Release Date Release Date: 10/16/2007
Video Play Time Running Time: 735 minutes
Video Release Year Original Release Date: 1930
Video CategoryId Catalog ID: 3827
Video UPC UPC: 00014381382723
Video Number of Discs Number of Discs: 4

Audio & Video
Video Original Language Original Language: English
Video Audio Spec Available Audio Tracks: English
Video Color Spec Video: B&W and Color

Aspect Ratio
Video Aspect Ratio Standard  1.33:1 [4:3]

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Product attributeActor:   Treaures From Americ
Product attributeLabel:   Image Entertainment
Product attributeMusic Format:   DVD
Product attributeVideo Format:   DVD
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