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Cesar's last fast / a Monkey Mind Media production ; a film by Richard Ray Perez ; directed by Richard Ray Perez & Lorena Parlee ; written by Richard Ray Perez ; produced by Richard Ray Perez, Molly O'Brien, Lorena Parlee.

Format Video (DVD)
EditionEducational license version.
Production Info [Los Angeles, Calif.] : Monkey Mind Media, [2014]
Copyright Notice © 2013
Description1 videodisc (96 minutes) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
Subject(s)
Other author/creatorPérez, Richard Ray, film producer, film director.
Other author/creatorParlee, Lorena, 1945-2006, film producer, film director.
Other author/creatorO'Brien, Molly (Film producer), film producer.
Other author/creatorMonkey Mind Media (Firm)
Physical medium4 3/4 in.
Abstract "A documentary film about the private sacrifice and spiritual conviction behind Cesar Chavez's struggle for the humane treatment of America's farm workers, and the impact Chavez's legacy has on today's generation of organizers fighting for farm worker rights. The film is built around powerful, never-before-seen footage of Chavez's 1988 "Fast for Life," a 36-day act of penance for not having done enough to stop growers from spraying pesticides on farm workers."--Film website
General noteOriginally produced in 2013.
CreditsCo-written by Jean-Philippe Boucicaut, Lewis Erskine ; edited by Jean-Philippe Boucicaut, Lewis Erskine, Christopher S. Johnson ; music by Ed Barguiarena ; cinematography by James Chressanthis, Byron Shah ; executive producer, Lyn Davis Lear, Molly O'Brien, Richard Ray Perez ; co-producer, Lisa Remington.
Audience Not rated.
Technical detailsDVD, NTSC.
LanguageIn English and Spanish with English subtitles.
Awards noteSundance Film Festival, Official Selection, 2014.
Genre/formDocumentary films.
Genre/formNonfiction films.
Genre/formBiographical films.
Genre/formHistorical films.

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