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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

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

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
Cinematographer
Film director
Film editor
Film producer
Narrator
Production company
Publisher
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
Intended audience
Rating: TV-PG
Language note
Subtitles for the deaf and hard of hearing (SDH)
PerformerNote
Narrated by Luis Valdez
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Velázquez, Willie
  • Ledesma Galán, Evelyn
  • Galán, Héctor
  • Valdez, Luis
  • Netti, Justin
  • Taylor, Tom
  • PBS Distribution (Firm)
  • Galán Incorporated (Firm)
  • Latino Public Broadcasting (Firm)
  • KLRU (Television station : Austin, Tex.)
Runtime
60
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Velázquez, Willie
  • Mexican Americans
  • Civil rights workers
  • Political activists
  • Mexican Americans
  • Mexican Americans
  • Hispanic Americans
  • Hispanic Americans
  • Hispanic Americans
  • Biographical films
  • Nonfiction films
  • Video recordings for the hearing impaired
  • Southwest, New
  • Southwest, New
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
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Title from title screen
  • 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
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Widescreen.
Extent
1 videodisc (approx. 54 min.)
Isbn
9781627899123
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
841887030502
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
WILV601
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (OCoLC)960912654
  • (OCoLC)ocn960912654
  • 850826
System details
DVD
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
Publication
Note
  • Title from title screen
  • 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
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Widescreen.
Extent
1 videodisc (approx. 54 min.)
Isbn
9781627899123
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
841887030502
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
WILV601
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (OCoLC)960912654
  • (OCoLC)ocn960912654
  • 850826
System details
DVD
Video recording format
DVD

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