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Physical Desc
1 videodisc (108 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.


General Note
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General Note
Originally released as a motion picture in 2006.
Creation/Production Credits
Director of photography, Andreas Höfer ; editors, Peter Przygooda, Wanda Zeman ; music, Jean Michel Jarre ; costume designer, Ewa Krauze ; production designer, Robert Czesak.
Katharina Thalbach, Andrzej Chyra, Dominque Horwitz, Andrzej Grabowski, Dariusz Kowalski, Ewa Telega, Wojciech Pszoniak.
Date/Time and Place of Event
Filmed entirely on location at Poland's Lenin Shipyard.
"An illiterate single mother, Agnieszka Kowalska is a Socialist "heroine of labor" for working long hours as a shipyard welder... until her superiors deny compensation to the widows of 21 workers killed in an industrial disaster. Risking her job, her life, and the love of her son to defy the bureacracy, Agnieszka inspires the largest labor strike in world history... and becomes a national hero." -Container.
System Details
DVD, region 1, anamorphic widescreen (1.85:1) presentation; Dolby Digital 5.1 surround, Dolby Digital 2.0 stereo.
Polish dialogue with English or Polish subtitles.
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APA Citation (style guide)

Haase, J., Pflüger, A., Meyter, S. R., Karpiński, M., Schlöndorff, V., Thalbach, K., Chyra, A., Horwitz, D., Grabowski, A., Kowalski, D., Telega, E., & Pszoniak, W. (2007). Strike. [Oak Forest, IL]: MPI Home Video [distributor].

Chicago / Turabian - Author Date Citation (style guide)

Jürgen Haase et al.. 2007. Strike. [Oak Forest, IL]: MPI Home Video [distributor].

Chicago / Turabian - Humanities Citation (style guide)

Jürgen Haase et al., Strike. [Oak Forest, IL]: MPI Home Video [distributor], 2007.

MLA Citation (style guide)

Haase, Jürgen, et al. Strike. [Oak Forest, IL]: MPI Home Video [distributor], 2007. DVD.

Note! Citation formats are based on standards as of July 2010. Citations contain only title, author, edition, publisher, and year published. Citations should be used as a guideline and should be double checked for accuracy.
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