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Title Mexico City : the impossible city / produced by Cadec Pictures, Kraffftwerk Film.
Imprint Princeton, N.J. : Films for the Humanities & Sciences, 2004.

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Series Global cities.
Global cities.
Subject Immigrants -- Mexico -- Mexico City.
Globalization -- Social aspects -- Mexico -- Mexico City.
Mexico City (Mexico) -- Emigration and immigration.
Mexico City (Mexico) -- Ethnic relations.
Alt Name Ruiz, Wilson R.
Gattys, Fred J.
Cadec Pictures (Firm)
Kraffftwerk Film.
Films for the Humanities & Sciences (Firm)
Ohio Library and Information Network.
OhioLINK Digital Media Center.
Add Title Series title on container: Global cities : immigration and the world economy.
Title on disc surface and container: Mexico City : the largest city.
Performer Narrator, Roger Williams.
Credits Director, Wilson R. Ruiz ; producer, camera, Fred J. Gattys ; editors, Lukas Baczoka, Sascha Brams ; music Manrico, Eric Smoke.
Summary Defines Mexico City's globalization in terms of winners and losers, examining how, in the world's largest metropolis, immigration challenges are linked to poverty and population influx from surrounding rural areas. Contrasting the high-tech facilities and fashionable neighborhoods with its sprawling slums and struggling inhabitants, the program outlines the relationship between foreign investment and the worldwide need for cheap labor, which Mexico and its indigenous peoples readily supply. Glimpses into a tech-savvy youth culture and the persistent Zapatista movement reinforce the capital's nickname: City of Contrasts.
Note Streaming video (26 min.)
Access Available to OhioLINK member libraries.
System Details Systems requirements: Real Player media software.
Mode of access: World Wide Web.
Reproduction Electronic reproducion. Columbus, OH : OhioLINK, 2005. Digitized and made available by OhioLINK Digital Media Center from video dist. by Films for the Humanities & Sciences.
ISBN 1421310392
Publisher # FFH 34174
OCLC # 68001241
Link Digital video collection FFH 34174 (OCoLC)52376650.
Additional Format Mexico: the largest city (OCoLC)65210203.