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Tighten your belts, bite the bullet (1980)
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Call no.:
DVD 020 842
Title:
Tighten your belts, bite the bullet
Alternate titles:
Cleveland, New York, and the crisis of America's cities
Originally produced:
1980
Format:
DVD
Summary:
Using animation, along with archival and on-site photography, shows how New York City and Cleveland grappled with their financial woes. While New York City sought solvency through financial arrangements with its banks, Cleveland refused to have its largest bank buy it out of default. Points out that cities, not financial institutions, should have control of their governments.
Credits:
a production of the City Crisis Film Group ; produced and directed by Jonathan Miller, James Gaffney, Martin Lucas.
Publication:
New York, NY : Icarus Films, [2008?]
Details:
1 DVD (48 min.) : sound, color
Studio(s):
City Crisis Film Group
Director(s):
Miller, Jonathan
Gaffney, James
Lucas, Martin
Producer(s):
Miller, Jonathan
Gaffney, James
Lucas, Martin
Cast:
Narrator, Celeste Wesson.
Production:
Cinematography, Kevin Keating, Robert Aches ; editors, Mary Lampson ... [et al.] ; music, Nick Scarim.
Notes:
Originally produced as a motion picture in 1980.
Subjects:
Municipal finance United States.
Finance, Public New York (State) New York.
Finance, Public Ohio Cleveland.
Default (Finance) New York (State) New York.
Default (Finance) Ohio Cleveland.
Genre:
Documentary films.
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Location: Van Pelt Video Collection
Format: DVD
Region: NTSC (North America)
Genre: Documentary films
Year: 1980s
Spoken language: English
Title: Tighten your belts, bite the bullet
Director: Gaffney, James
Director: Lucas, Martin
Director: Miller, Jonathan
Musical score composer: Scarim, Nicholas
Production studio: City Crisis Film Group
Film technique: Animation and live action