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The Resource Willie Velasquez : your vote is your voice, written and directed by Hector Galán ; produced by Hector Galán, Evelyn Ledesma Galán ; a co-production of Hector Galán / Galán Incorporated and Latino Public Broadcasting, (VIDEORECORDING)

Willie Velasquez : your vote is your voice, written and directed by Hector Galán ; produced by Hector Galán, Evelyn Ledesma Galán ; a co-production of Hector Galán / Galán Incorporated and Latino Public Broadcasting, (VIDEORECORDING)

Label
Willie Velasquez : your vote is your voice
Title
Willie Velasquez
Title remainder
your vote is your voice
Statement of responsibility
written and directed by Hector Galán ; produced by Hector Galán, Evelyn Ledesma Galán ; a co-production of Hector Galán / Galán Incorporated and Latino Public Broadcasting
Contributor
Director of photography
Editor of moving image work
Film director
Film distributor
Film producer
Narrator
Production company
Screenwriter
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • eng
  • eng
  • eng
Summary
Political empowerment for Latinos in the United States has always been difficult. A Mexican-American butcher's son from Texas, Willie Velasquez questioned the lack of Latino representation in his city's government, propelling him into a lifelong battle to gain political equality for Latinos. This documentary examines obstacles Latinos had to overcome to obtain representation, and addresses issues facing Latinos today
Cataloging source
TEFMT
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Executive producer for Latino Public Broadcasting, Sandie Viquez Pedlow ; editor, Justin Netti ; director of photography, Tom Taylor ; original music score, Joseph Julián González
Dewey number
323.092
Intended audience
Rating: TV-PG
Language note
  • Subtitles for the deaf and hard of hearing (SDH)
  • Closed-captioned
PerformerNote
Narrated by Luis Valdez
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Galán, Héctor
  • Ledesma Galán, Evelyn
  • Taylor, Tom
  • Netti, Justin
  • Valdez, Luis
  • Galán Incorporated (Firm)
  • Latino Public Broadcasting (Firm)
  • KLRU (Television station : Austin, Tex.)
  • PBS Distribution (Firm)
Runtime
60
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Velázquez, Willie
  • Mexican Americans
  • Civil rights workers
  • Political activists
  • Mexican Americans
  • Mexican Americans
  • Southwest, New
  • Southwest, New
  • Hispanic Americans
  • Hispanic Americans
  • Hispanic Americans
  • Documentary
Target audience
adult
Technique
live action
Label
Willie Velasquez : your vote is your voice, written and directed by Hector Galán ; produced by Hector Galán, Evelyn Ledesma Galán ; a co-production of Hector Galán / Galán Incorporated and Latino Public Broadcasting, (VIDEORECORDING)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Title from title frame
  • Running time on container approx. 60 min. Actual running time approx. 54 min
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
Control code
ocn960912654
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
  • 4 3/4 in.
  • other
Extent
1 videodisc (approximately 54 min.)
Isbn
9781627899123
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other physical details
DVD video, sound, color
Physical substance
DVD video
Publisher number
WILV601
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)960912654
System details
DVD; region 1, NTSC; widescreen; Dolby Digital 5.1
Video recording format
DVD
Label
Willie Velasquez : your vote is your voice, written and directed by Hector Galán ; produced by Hector Galán, Evelyn Ledesma Galán ; a co-production of Hector Galán / Galán Incorporated and Latino Public Broadcasting, (VIDEORECORDING)
Publication
Note
  • Title from title frame
  • Running time on container approx. 60 min. Actual running time approx. 54 min
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
Control code
ocn960912654
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
  • 4 3/4 in.
  • other
Extent
1 videodisc (approximately 54 min.)
Isbn
9781627899123
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other physical details
DVD video, sound, color
Physical substance
DVD video
Publisher number
WILV601
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)960912654
System details
DVD; region 1, NTSC; widescreen; Dolby Digital 5.1
Video recording format
DVD

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