Cesar Chavez
DVD
2014
2 available of 2 items

The story of the famed civil rights leader and labor organizer torn between his duties as a husband and father and his commitment to securing a living wage for farm workers. Chavez embraced non-violence as he battled greed and prejudice in his struggle to bring dignity to people. He inspired millions of Americans who never worked on a farm to fight for social justice. His triumphant journey is a remarkable testament to the power of one individual's ability to change the world.

Item Details
Subjects:
Chavez, Cesar, 1927-1993 -- Drama.
Civil rights workers -- Drama.
Labor leaders -- United States -- Drama.
Mexican American migrant agricultural laborers -- Drama.
Migrant agricultural laborers -- Drama.
United Farm Workers -- Drama.
Genre:
Feature films.
Video recordings for the hearing impaired.
Other Authors:
Dawson, Rosario, actor.
Ferrera, America, 1984-
Lions Gate Films (Santa Monica, Calif.) film distributor.
Luna, Diego, 1979-
Pearson, Keir, screenwriter, film producer.
Peña, Michael, 1976-
Sexton, Timothy J., 1959-
ISBN:
9786315467929
Publisher, Date:
Santa Monica, CA : Lionsgate, c2014.
Description:
1 videodisc (ca. 102 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.
Target Audience Note:
CHVR: NR.
Notes:
Title from container.
America Ferrera, Rosario Dawson, Michael Pena.
DVD, widescreen; 5.1 Dolby Digital.
For private home use only.
English dialogue; English or Spanish subtitles.
Closed-captioned for the hearing impaired.
Publisher or Distributor Number:
45740
Link to PAC
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