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Boom : the sound of eviction / produced by Whispered Media ; directed by Francine Cavanaugh, A. Mark Liiv, Adams Wood.

Format Video (DVD)
Publication Info[San Francisco, Calif.] : Whispered Media, ©2002.
Description1 videodisc (96 min.) : sound, color with black and white sequences ; 4 3/4 in.
Subject(s)
Other author/creatorCavanaugh, Francine, director.
Other author/creatorLiiv, A. Mark, director.
Other author/creatorWood, Adams, director.
Other author/creatorWhispered Media (Firm)
Variant title Sound of eviction
Abstract Documentary that looks at the relationship between the dot-com boom and community displacement and gentrification in the San Francisco Bay Area in particular the Mission District. Examines how developers have come in and evicted long term tenants for short term investments. Includes interviews with senior citizens and families that have been evicted, dot-com workers, developers, the Mayor, and the community that challenged their new economic order. Includes the history of the Mission District in San Francisco.
General noteIncludes theatrical trailer, bonus clips, resources for housing rights in San Francisco and around the United States, and link to online site www.boomthemovie.org.
General noteOriginally released as a motion picture in 2001.
CreditsEdited by Francine Cavanaugh, A. Mark Liiv, Adams Wood ; camera by Francine Cavanaugh ... [et al.] ; original sound design, Alex Theory ; music, Amaldecor ... [et al.].
Technical detailsDVD.
LanguageIn English with optional Spanish subtitles.
Genre/formDocumentary films.
Genre/formNonfiction films.
Genre/formFeature films.
Genre/formFeature films United States.

Available Items

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Joyner Reserve HT177.S38 B66 2002 DVD ✔ Available RESERVES Sung, Sangwoo / PLAN 3030 Place Hold

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