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The Resource Dreams of Obama, a Frontline co-production with Kirk Documentary Group, Ltd ; producers, Michael Kirk, Jim Gilmore, Paul Stekler and Mike Wiser ; writer and director, Michael Kirk

Dreams of Obama, a Frontline co-production with Kirk Documentary Group, Ltd ; producers, Michael Kirk, Jim Gilmore, Paul Stekler and Mike Wiser ; writer and director, Michael Kirk

Label
Dreams of Obama
Title
Dreams of Obama
Statement of responsibility
a Frontline co-production with Kirk Documentary Group, Ltd ; producers, Michael Kirk, Jim Gilmore, Paul Stekler and Mike Wiser ; writer and director, Michael Kirk
Contributor
Director
Producer
Screenwriter
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Tells the story of how a little known state senator rose from obscurity to the White House in just over four years. Draws on interviews with those closest to Obama to provide insight into how he might lead the country. A personal and political biography, the film examines the key moments that shaped Obama, and asks what his election says about America. Examines how Obama's life experiences made him uniquely suited to launch his successful campaign to become the country's first black president
Related
Cataloging source
TEFMT
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Director of photography, Ben McCoy ; editor, Steve Audette ; music, John E. Low
Dewey number
973.932092
Intended audience
Not rated
Language note
Closed-captioned
LC call number
E908
LC item number
.D74 2009
PerformerNote
Reporter, Jim Gilmore ; narrator, Will Lyman
Runtime
56
Target audience
adult
Technique
live action
Label
Dreams of Obama, a Frontline co-production with Kirk Documentary Group, Ltd ; producers, Michael Kirk, Jim Gilmore, Paul Stekler and Mike Wiser ; writer and director, Michael Kirk
Publication
Note
  • Documentary
  • Title from container
  • Originally broadcast as segments of the television program Frontline on January 20, 2009
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  • Joliet Public Library - Ottawa St
  • Fountaindale Library - Bolingbrook
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
stereophonic
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • A newcomer who steals the show
  • The new Illinois senator's path to power
  • Honing his political skills
  • A fast, shrewd political ascent
  • Lead-up to the presidential run
  • Final turning points in a long campaign
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (approximately 56 min.)
Isbn
9780793670369
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
841887010375
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
FRL62706
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428201
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn301983664
  • (Sirsi) u2148765
  • (OCoLC)301983664
System details
DVD, region 1, widescreen (enhanced); Dolby Digital stereo., NTSC
Video recording format
DVD

Library Locations

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      150 N Ottawa St, Joliet, IL, 60432, US
      41.527357 -88.080489
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