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Poor kids [videorecording] : an intimate portrait of America's economic crisis / a Frontline production with True Vision ; producer, writer and director, Jezza Neumann
Alternate Title Intimate portrait of America's economic crisis [videorecording]
Alternate (uniform) Title Frontline (Television program)
[Boston] : PBS Distribution, 2013
book jacket
Location Call Number Status
 Videos/2nd Flr  HV741 .P66 2013    AVAILABLE
Subject(s) Poor children -- Quad Cities (Ill. and Iowa)
Poverty -- Quad Cities (Ill. and Iowa)
Subject Quad Cities (Ill. and Iowa) -- Economic conditions -- 21st century
Subject(s) Financial crises -- United States -- History -- 21st century
Documentary television programs
Nonfiction television programs
Video recordings for the hearing impaired
Physical Description 1 videodisc (ca. 60 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in
Note - System Details DVD; widescreen; stereo.; NTSC; region 1
Language Subtitled for the deaf and hard of hearing
Note Originally broadcast by PBS Nov. 20, 2012
Summary These are hard times in the Quad Cities, a great American crossroads along the border of Iowa and Illinois, where the Mississippi River intersects Interstate 80. It's home to John Deere manufacturing and the nation's breadbasket. But it's also an area deeply scarred by the Recession. Frontline spent months following three young girls who are growing up against the backdrop of their families' struggles against financial ruin
Alternate Author Neumann, Jezza
True Vision Productions
PBS Distribution (Firm)

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