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King corn [videorecording] / Balcony Releasing presents a Mosaic Films production, a film by Aaron Wolf, Curt Ellis, Ian Cheney ; a co-production of Mosaic Films Incorporated and the Independent Television Service (ITVS) with funding provided by The Corporation for Public Broadcasting
DVDs DVDs | Distributed by New Video | 2008
Available at Adult DVD-Nonfiction (Call number: 633.150973 K)
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Imprint
[New York] : Docurama Films : Distributed by New Video, [2008]
Descript
1 videodisc (ca. 90 min.) : sd., col. with b&w sequences ; 4 3/4 in.
System Det
DVD; Dolby Digital 5.1 surround.
Note
Title from container.
Performer
Curt Ellis, Ian Cheney.
Credits
Co-produced by Ian Cheney, Curt Ellis ; producer/director, Aaron Woolf ; camera, Sam Cullman, Aaron Woolf, Ian Cheney ; editor, Jeffrey K. Miller ; original music, The WoWz, Bo Ramsey, Spencer Chakedis.
Note
Originally released as a documentary motion picture in 2006.
Audience
Not rated.
Summary
Fueled by curiosity and a dash of naiveté, college buddies Ian Cheney and Curt Ellis return to their ancestral home of Greene, Iowa, to find out how the modest corn kernel conquered America. With the help of real farmers, powerful fertilizer, government aid, and genetically modified seeds, the friends manage to grow one acre of corn. Along the way, they unlock the hidden truths about America's modern food system.
Note
Special features: deleted scenes; "The king corn in the corn belt tour" featurette; "The lost basement lectures" featurette; "WoWz music video; photo gallery; filmmaker biographies.
Local Note
MW, 11-08
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ISBN
1422913511
9781422913512
ISBN/ISSN
767685115046
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