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Rebels with a cause

Author: Nancy KellyKenji YamamotoFrances McDormandMartin RosenDouglas P FergusonAll authors
Publisher: New York : New Day Films, [2012]
Edition/Format:   DVD video : NTSC color broadcast system : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Rebels With a Cause spotlights the efforts of local citizens who fought to keep developers from taking over the breathtaking landscape of the northern California coast. The documentary describes how they protected agriculture and wildlife, established public parks next to a densely populated urban center, and shaped the environmental movement as we know it today. The political influence of United States Congressmen  Read more...
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Genre/Form: DVD-Video discs
Feature films
Documentary films
Interviews
Nonfiction films
Video recordings for the hearing impaired
Documentary
Named Person: Clem Miller; Clem Miller
Material Type: Videorecording
Document Type: Visual material
All Authors / Contributors: Nancy Kelly; Kenji Yamamoto; Frances McDormand; Martin Rosen; Douglas P Ferguson; William Bennett; Edgar Wayburn; Jolynn Mendoza-McClelland; Ellen Straus; Phyllis M Faber; Albert Straus; Huey D Johnson; Bob Praetzel; Stewart L Udall; Amy Meyer; Gary Giacomini; Bill Duddleson; Joe Mendoza; Katy Miller Johnson; Peter Behr; Martin P A Griffin; Kelly+Yamamoto Productions,; KRCB-TV (Television station : Rohnert Park, Calif.),; New Day Films,
ISBN: 9781574484854 1574484850
OCLC Number: 862093028
Language Note: Closed-captioned.
Notes: Documentary.
Originally produced in 2012.
Credits: Director of photography, Lou Weinert ; original music, Todd Boekelheide.
Performer(s): Narrated by Frances McDormand ; with Huey Johnson, Bob Praetzel, Stewart Udall, Amy Meyer, Gary Giacomini, Bill Duddleson, Joe Mendoza, Sr., Katy Miller Johnson, Peter Behr, Martin Griffin, Martin Rosen, Doug Ferguson, William Bennett, Edgar Wayburn, Jolynn Mendoza-McClelland, Ellen Straus, Phyllis Faber, Albert Straus.
Awards: Winner, Audience Favorite, Mill Valley Film Festival.
Description: 1 videodisc (72 min., 57 min.) : sound, color with black and white sequences ; 4 3/4 in.
Details: DVD, NTSC, stereo.
Contents: Theatrical version (72 min.) --
Educational version (57 min.).
Other Titles: Rebels with a cause (Motion picture : 2012)
How a battle over land changed the landscape forever
Responsibility: KRCB presents ; in association with Kelly+Yamamoto Productions ; written, directed and produced by Nancy Kelly ; edited and produced by Kenji Yamamoto.
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Rebels With a Cause spotlights the efforts of local citizens who fought to keep developers from taking over the breathtaking landscape of the northern California coast. The documentary describes how they protected agriculture and wildlife, established public parks next to a densely populated urban center, and shaped the environmental movement as we know it today. The political influence of United States Congressmen Clem Miller and Phillip Burton was a key factor in obtaining federal funding for the parks.

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Rebels with a Cause: How a Battle over Land Changed the Landscape Forever

(EMRO user published 2014-05-01 ) Very Good Permalink
For this reviewer, a resident of the Greater Los Angeles Area, perhaps the most shocking revelation about Northern California is the ease of access to breathtaking walks in forests and along seashores all along the coast. Even near the most densely populated areas of Silicon Valley and San Francisco,...
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Educational and entertaining

by evamoss (WorldCat user published 2014-07-03) Excellent Permalink

Rebels With A Cause is a great introduction to a variety of subjects- U.S. History, the environmental movement, urban planning and development, the public park system, political science, and citizen activism. But the film is so beautifully shot- with sweeping cinematic nature footage- that the learning...
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