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Author: Melissa Young; Mark Dworkin; Moving Images Video Project,; Bullfrog Films,
Publisher: Oley, PA : Bullfrog Films, [2013]
Edition/Format:   DVD video : NTSC color broadcast system : EnglishView all editions and formats
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"At a time when many are disillusioned with big banks and big business, and growing inequity in our country, employee ownership offers a real solution for workers and communities. Shift change visits the 50-year-old network of cooperative businesses in Mondragón, Spain, and thriving examples of such businesses in U.S. The film shares on-the-ground experiences, lessons, and observations from the worker-owners on the  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Documentary films
Nonfiction films
Feature films
Video recordings for the hearing impaired
Material Type: Videorecording
Document Type: Visual material
All Authors / Contributors: Melissa Young; Mark Dworkin; Moving Images Video Project,; Bullfrog Films,
ISBN: 1937772381 9781937772383
Language Note: In English and Spanish with optional English SDH subtitles.
OCLC Number: 814525570
Notes: Includes: Case studies / produced by Melissa Young ; Moving Images.
Documentary produced in 2012; Case studies produced in 2013.
Bonus materials: Case studies represented in documentary: Arizmendi bakeries, Equal Exchange, Evergreen Cooperatives, La Empresa es Nuestra, Madison network of cooperatives, WAGES. Case studies NOT represented in documentary: Austin, CHCA, EBO Group.
Credits: Photography/editing, Mark Dworkin.
Performer(s): Narrator, Mark Dworkin.
Description: 1 videodisc (70 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
Details: DVD, NTSC.
Contents: Featured documentary: 01. Opening: Cleveland, Ohio --
02. Mondragon : introduction --
03. Cleveland : Evergreen Cooperatives --
04. Mondragon : Eroski Markets & Ulma Construxtion --
05. Mondragon : how the system works --
06. San Francisco Bay Area : Arizmendi Bakeries --
07. Immigrant Workers' House Cleaning Coops --
08. Mongdragon : founding after Spanish Civil War --
09. Mondragon : founding of bank, Caja Laboral --
10. Mondragon : development 11 Mondragon : annual assembly of coops --
12. Mondragon : Danobat Machine Tools --
13. Madison, WI : Isthmus Engineering --
14. Madison : Isthmus : how the coop works --
15. Madison : Union Cab, bakery, pharmacy coops --
16. Mondragon : economic downturn challenges --
17. Mondragon : Fagor Home Appliances --
18. Mondragon : foreign plants --
19. Mondragon : revitalizing coop consciousness --
20. West Bridgewater, MA : Equal Exchange --
21. Equal Exchange : making a business democratic--
22. Conclusion --
23. Credits. --
Bonus materials: Case studies of nine cooperatives (2013; approximately 119 min.): La Empresa es Nuestra (Mondragon) (39:03) --
Equal Exchange (Boston) (10:19) --
[Madison] network of cooperatives (Madison, WI) (18:49) --
Arizmendi Association (SF Bay Area) (8:08) --
Evergreen Cooperatives (Cleveland) (10:00) --
Austin Polytechnical Academy (Chicago) (13:52) --
WAGES - Green House Cleaning Coops (SF Bay Area) (7:28) --
Cooperative Home Care Associates (CHCA) (Bronx, NY) (6:38) --
EBO Group (Akron, OH) (5:49).
Other Titles: Shiftchange
Responsibility: Moving Images ; a film by Melissa Young, [and] Mark Dworkin ; producer, Melissa Young.

Abstract:

"At a time when many are disillusioned with big banks and big business, and growing inequity in our country, employee ownership offers a real solution for workers and communities. Shift change visits the 50-year-old network of cooperative businesses in Mondragón, Spain, and thriving examples of such businesses in U.S. The film shares on-the-ground experiences, lessons, and observations from the worker-owners on the front lines of the new economy"--Container.
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