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Greenwald, Robert

Overview
Works: 173 works in 400 publications in 6 languages and 11,601 library holdings
Genres: Documentary films  Nonfiction films  Drama  Television adaptations  Musical films  Fantasy films  Television mini-series  Melodrama  History  Thrillers (Motion pictures) 
Roles: Director, Producer, Commentator, Reporter, Author, Editor, Film editor, Performer, Interviewee, fmd, pre
Classifications: P92.5.M87, 381.1490973
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Most widely held works about Robert Greenwald
 
Most widely held works by Robert Greenwald
Wal*Mart : The High Cost of Low Price by Robert Greenwald( Visual )

37 editions published between 2005 and 2014 in English and Albanian and held by 2,062 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Looks at the effect Wal-Mart stores have on local businesses, their employees' economic status, the rights of women and minorities as Wal-Mart Associates, the lack of environmental responsibility by Wal-Mart starting with corporate headquarters on down, and the exploitation of Chinese and Bangladesh workers. Shows that Wal-Mart has concern for its own profits by heavy in-store security but well-known lack of security in their parking lots which have an inordinate amount of crime. Gives some case studies of activist groups that have won some victories for the workers and have prevented construction of Wal-Mart stores in various communities
Outfoxed : Rupert Murdoch's War on Journalism by Robert Greenwald( Visual )

44 editions published between 2004 and 2011 in English and held by 1,640 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This documentary contends that the Rupert Murdoch-owned Fox News Channel (FNC) has a strong conservative bias in its news reporting practices. Includes interviews with former Fox News employees: anchors, analysts, producers, public relation specialists, and segment graphic designers; examines some of the inter-office memos these former employees provide. Also includes many clips from Fox News broadcasts
Iraq for sale : the war profiteers( Visual )

9 editions published between 2006 and 2016 in English and held by 1,057 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Uncovers the connections between private corporations making a killing in Iraq and the decision makers who allow them to do so"--Official website
It's a free country : personal freedom in America after September 11( Book )

11 editions published between 2002 and 2003 in English and held by 682 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Bears witness to a precious truth of American life after the ugly catastrophe of September 11, 2001: The spirit of freedom is still alive in the face of panic-driven government policies. And since dissent and criticism are the life-blood of freedom in a democratic society, this book is in the best of the American grain."--Foreword
Unconstitutional : the war on our civil liberties( Visual )

9 editions published between 2004 and 2005 in English and held by 663 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Discusses how the USA PATRIOT Act has taken away checks on law enforcement and continues to endanger the civil liberties of all Americans under the guise of being part of the war on terrorism, and how paranoia, fear and racial profiling have led to gross infringements on freedom and democracy without strengthening national security
Koch brothers exposed( Visual )

7 editions published between 2012 and 2016 in English and held by 548 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

From environmental pollution to their efforts to dismantle social security for working Americans, the Koch Brothers have launched a large network, attacking our American values. Join Senator Bernie Sanders, Van Jones and Katrina vanden Heuvel in this shocking and dramatic investigation of how the Billionaire Koch brothers have spent hundreds of millions of dollars on covert attacks that destroy American values and corrupt our government
Xanadu by Robert Greenwald( Visual )

27 editions published between 1980 and 2016 in 5 languages and held by 535 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Danny, an aging musician who wants to open a nightclub, and Sonny, a young artist, are both searching for inspiration. Kira, a beautiful mythical muse, is brought to earth in order to help both men fulfill their dreams
A woman of independent means( Visual )

2 editions published in 2008 in English and held by 439 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

At the turn of the century, a time when women had few choices, Bess Steed Garner inherits a legacy - not only of wealth but of determination and desire, making her truly a woman of independent means. Adapted from the epistolary novel, this film follow the life of Bess Steed Garner from her childhood in 1899 to her death in 1977. Bess endures life's trials and triumphs of life with unfailing courage and indomitable spirit: the sacrifices love sometimes requires of the heart, the flaws and rewards of marriage, the often-tested bond between mother and child, and the will to defy a society that demands conformity
War on whistleblowers : free press and the national security state( Visual )

6 editions published between 2013 and 2016 in English and held by 430 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Highlights four cases where whistleblowers noticed government wrongdoing and took to the media to expose the fraud and abuse. It exposes the surprisingly worsening and threatening reality for whistleblowers and the press. Includes interviews with whistleblowers Michael DeKort, Thomas Drake, Franz Gayland Thomas Tamm and award-winning journalists like David Carr, Lucy Dalglish, Glenn Greenwald, Seymour Hersh, Michael Isikoff, Bill Keller, Eric Lipton, Jane Mayer, & more
Unmanned : America's Drone Wars( Visual )

2 editions published between 2013 and 2014 in English and held by 416 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The film investigates the impact that U.S. drone strikes have across the globe. The film reveals the realities of drone warfare, the violation of international law, the loss of life, and the far-reaching implications for the communities that live under drones
Uncovered : the whole truth about the Iraq War( Visual )

6 editions published in 2003 in English and held by 397 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Interviews with more than 20 experts in opposition to the U.S. war in Iraq
The Burning Bed by Faith McNulty( Visual )

4 editions published between 1984 and 2004 in English and held by 285 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This film is based on the true story of Francine Hughes, a battered housewife who was prosecuted in 1977 for dousing her abusive husband with gasoline and setting him on fire as he slept
Rethink Afghanistan( Visual )

5 editions published between 2009 and 2016 in English and held by 243 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Rethink Afghanistan is a groundbreaking, feature-length documentary about the United States escalating military involvement in the Afghanistan war. From award-winning filmmaker Robert Greenwald, creator of such films as "Uncovered: the war on Iraq" and "Iraq for sale: the war profiteers", Rethink Afghanistan investigates the main issues surrounding Afghanistan - Troops, Pakistan, Cost of War, Civilian Casualties, Women in Afghanistan, and Terrorism - through the eyes of experts and the people of Afghanistan. As U.S. bombs continue to detonate on innocent civilians, Afghanistan war-related costs continue to soar and U.S. involvement continues to create unintended consequences, Rethink Afghanistan showcases the importance of questioning U.S. involvement now
The big buy : Tom Delay's stolen Congress( Visual )

3 editions published in 2006 in English and held by 238 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Tom DeLay, one of the most powerful figures in Congress, is investigated for his campaign fundraising and efforts to redraw Texas's Congressional districts. The Big Buy follows the investigation by one maverick district attorney into these charges
Uncovered : the war on Iraq( Visual )

8 editions published between 2004 and 2006 in English and held by 227 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Top CIA analysts, UN weapons inspectors, Pentagon officials, politicians, and many others from both sides of the aisle dissect the evidence and evaluate the Bush administration's case for leading the United States into war with Iraq
Steal this movie( Visual )

6 editions published between 2000 and 2002 in English and Spanish and held by 201 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A unique journey into the life of activist radical Abbie Hoffman as he battles for social justice and travels thru the maze of music and politics that defined the late sixties and early seventies
Hear no evil by Robert Greenwald( Visual )

8 editions published between 1993 and 2012 in English and held by 129 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A romantic thriller set in Portland, Oregon in which silence turns into chaos and fear as a killer works relentlessly to reclaim a stolen coin that a hearing-impaired athletic trainer doesn't know is in her possession
Breaking up by Robert Greenwald( Visual )

9 editions published between 1997 and 2016 in 3 languages and held by 112 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Live through an on-again, off-again relationship with this striking and intimate expose of a personal relationship's love
Unconstitutional : the war on our civil liberties( Visual )

2 editions published in 2012 in English and held by 76 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Locked up indefinitely? No lawyer? No trial? If you think this can't happen to an American citizen, think again
The ACLU freedom files( Visual )

1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 65 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Women have made great gains in the fight for equality, but gender bias still creates barriers for many--especially for immigrants, women with low incomes, victims of domestic violence, and women seeking reproductive health services
 
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It's a free country : personal freedom in America after September 11
Alternative Names
Robert Greenwald Amerikaans filmregisseur

Robert Greenwald producteur de cinéma américain

Robert Greenwald produttore cinematografico statunitense

Robert Greenwald US-amerikanischer Filmproduzent und Regisseur

Роберт Гринвальд

رابرت گرینوالد تهیه‌کننده و کارگردان آمریکایی

روبرت غرينوالد

그린왈드, 로버트 1945-

ロバート・グリーンウォルド

羅伯特·格林沃爾德

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It's a free country : personal freedom in America after September 11XanaduThe big buy : Tom Delay's stolen CongressSteal this movieWal-mart : the high cost of low price