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The Resource Super size me, Roadside Attractions/Samuel Goldwyn Films and Showtime Independent Films ; The Con presents a film by Morgan Spurlock ; written & directed by Morgan Spurlock ; produced by Morgan Spurlock & The Con

Super size me, Roadside Attractions/Samuel Goldwyn Films and Showtime Independent Films ; The Con presents a film by Morgan Spurlock ; written & directed by Morgan Spurlock ; produced by Morgan Spurlock & The Con

Label
Super size me
Title
Super size me
Statement of responsibility
Roadside Attractions/Samuel Goldwyn Films and Showtime Independent Films ; The Con presents a film by Morgan Spurlock ; written & directed by Morgan Spurlock ; produced by Morgan Spurlock & The Con
Title variation
Supersize me
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Presents an examination of the obesity problem in the U.S. in which director Morgan Spurlock uses himself as a guinea pig as he documents his month-long experiment of eating nothing but fast food from McDonald's. Provides interactive educational tools, including lesson plans and student handout materials
Cataloging source
VOV
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Director of photography, Scott Ambrozy ; editors, Stela Georgieva, Julie "Bob" Lombardi ; original music, Steve Horowitz
Language note
Closed-captioned
PerformerNote
Features Morgan Spurlock
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1970-
  • 1964-
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  • Spurlock, Morgan
  • Horowitz, Steve
  • Roadside Attractions (Firm)
  • Samuel Goldwyn Films (Firm)
  • Showtime Independent Films
  • Con (Firm)
  • Hart Sharp Video (Firm)
Runtime
100
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  • Spurlock, Morgan
  • Schlosser, Eric
  • McDonald's Corporation
  • Nutritionally induced diseases
  • Fast food restaurants
  • Food habits
  • Obesity
  • Convenience foods
Technique
live action
Label
Super size me, Roadside Attractions/Samuel Goldwyn Films and Showtime Independent Films ; The Con presents a film by Morgan Spurlock ; written & directed by Morgan Spurlock ; produced by Morgan Spurlock & The Con
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • "This DVD includes the entire 'Super size me' film in its original form, except that it has been slightly modified to suit a broader audience"--P. 2 of teacher's guide
  • Originally produced as a documentary film in 2004
  • "Grades 6-12"--Container
  • Teacher's guide includes information about the DVD and curriculum lesson overviews
  • Special features: enhanced viewing option with supplemental content; instructions for using interactive educational features; 12 high school curriculum lessons; 12 middle school curriculum lessons; Cafeteria counter activity; Super quiz me trivia game; and DVD-ROM features with printable teacher's guide and student handouts (requires computer with DVD-ROM drive and Adobe Reader or equivalent software)
Accompanying material
1 teacher's guide (20 pages : illustrations)
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
  • vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
  • multicolored
  • black and white
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
  • tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
671277599
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. +
Dimensions
  • other
  • 4 3/4 in. or 12 cm.
Edition
Educationally enhanced
Extent
1 videodisc (approximately 100 min.)
File format
one file format
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
829567002421
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
295670024-2
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
  • videodisc
  • optical disk
System control number
(OCoLC)671277599
System details
DVD, all regions; widescreen format; Dolby digital
Terms governing use
Bates: No public performance rights purchased; home, library, or classroom use only
Video recording format
DVD
Label
Super size me, Roadside Attractions/Samuel Goldwyn Films and Showtime Independent Films ; The Con presents a film by Morgan Spurlock ; written & directed by Morgan Spurlock ; produced by Morgan Spurlock & The Con
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • "This DVD includes the entire 'Super size me' film in its original form, except that it has been slightly modified to suit a broader audience"--P. 2 of teacher's guide
  • Originally produced as a documentary film in 2004
  • "Grades 6-12"--Container
  • Teacher's guide includes information about the DVD and curriculum lesson overviews
  • Special features: enhanced viewing option with supplemental content; instructions for using interactive educational features; 12 high school curriculum lessons; 12 middle school curriculum lessons; Cafeteria counter activity; Super quiz me trivia game; and DVD-ROM features with printable teacher's guide and student handouts (requires computer with DVD-ROM drive and Adobe Reader or equivalent software)
Accompanying material
1 teacher's guide (20 pages : illustrations)
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
  • vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
  • multicolored
  • black and white
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
  • tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
671277599
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. +
Dimensions
  • other
  • 4 3/4 in. or 12 cm.
Edition
Educationally enhanced
Extent
1 videodisc (approximately 100 min.)
File format
one file format
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
829567002421
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
295670024-2
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
  • videodisc
  • optical disk
System control number
(OCoLC)671277599
System details
DVD, all regions; widescreen format; Dolby digital
Terms governing use
Bates: No public performance rights purchased; home, library, or classroom use only
Video recording format
DVD

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