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Pelotero = Ballplayer /

Finkel, Ross, (producer,, director,, director of photography.). Paley, Jon, (producer,, director.). Martin, Trevor (Film producer), (producer,, director.). Solotaroff, Isaac, (producer,, editor of moving image work.). Manhardt, Mary, (editor of moving image work.). Valentine, Bobby, 1950- (film producer.). Leguizamo, John, (narrator.). Strand Releasing (Firm), (production company.). Makuhari Media, (production company.). Guagua Productions, (production company.). Endeavor Films, (production company.). Strand Releasing Home Video (Firm), (film distributor.).

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Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Anderson - Anderson Main Library DVD Ballplayer (Text) 27968486 Adult DVD Available -

Record details

  • Physical Description: videodisc
    1 videodisc (77 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
  • Publisher: [Culver City, Calif.?] : Strand Releasing Home Video, [2012]

Content descriptions

General Note: "Bobby Valentine presents"--Container.
Originally released as a motion picture in 2011.
Bonus features: Photo gallery; original theatrical trailer; other Strand Releasing trailers.
English and Spanish dialogue with English subtitles; closed-captioned in English.
Creation/Production Credits Note: Director of photography, Ross Finkel ; editors, Mary Manhardt, Isaac Solotaroff.
Participant or Performer Note: Narrator, John Leguizamo.
Summary, etc.: A compelling documentary narrated by John Leguizamo that is a gritty and rare look inside the recruitment of top talent baseball players from the Dominican Republic. Miguel Angel Sano and Jean Carlos Batista are among 100,000 teenagers vying for a handful of coveted contracts with baseball teams. As they turn sixteen years old and become eligible to sign, each must navigate the fiercely competitive and frequently corrupt system if they are to lift their families out of poverty.
Target Audience Note:
Rating: Not rated.
System Details Note:
DVD, NTSC; widescreen; Dolby digital 2.0.
Language Note:
English and Spanish dialogue with English subtitles; closed-captioned in English.
Subject: Major League Baseball (Organization) -- Corrupt practices
Baseball players -- Recruiting -- Dominican Republic
Baseball players -- Abuse of -- Dominican Republic
Jugadores de beĆ­sbol
Genre: Feature films -- United States.
Feature films -- Dominican Republic.
Documentary films.
Nonfiction films.
Feature films.
Video recordings for the hearing impaired.
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