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Title The powder & the glory [(DVD) videorecording] / a production of Powderglory Productions, LLC, in association with the Center for Independent Documentary, YLE Teema Ateljee, AVRO, and ABC Australia ; a film by Ann Carol Grossman and Arnie Reisman.

Publication Info. [United States] : Distributed by PBS Home Video, [2008]
Location Call No. Status
 95th Street Adult DVD Nonfiction  338.764672 POW    AVAILABLE
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Description 1 videodisc (90 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
System Details DVD, region 1, widescreen (enhanced for 16 x 9 tvs); stereo.
Language Closed-captioned.
Note Title from container.
Performer Narrator, Jane Alexander.
Credits Original music by Corey Allen ; animation and graphics by Fablevision, Inc. and Rampion Visual Productions, LLC.
Note Based upon the book "War paint" by Lindy Woodhead.
Originally produced in 2007.
Audience Rating: Not rated.
Summary Tells the story of two of the first highly successful women entrepreneurs in America, Elizabeth Arden and Helena Rubinstein. One hundred years ago these women immigrated to the United States and, starting with next to nothing, created what is today the $150 billion global health and beauty industry.
Subject Rubinstein, Helena, 1870-1965.
Arden, Elizabeth, 1878-1966.
Businesswomen -- Biography -- Videodiscs.
Cosmetics industry -- History -- Videodiscs.
Beauty culture -- History -- Videodiscs.
Genre Documentary films.
Video recordings for the hearing impaired.
Added Author Grossman, Ann-Carol.
Reisman, Arnie.
Alexander, Jane.
Allen, Corey.
Woodhead, Lindy. War paint.
Powderglory Productions.
Center for Independent Documentary.
YLE Teema.
AVRO (Firm)
Australian Broadcasting Corporation.
PBS Home Video.
Added Title Powder and the glory
ISBN 079369406X
Standard No. 841887009072
Music No. POWD601 PBS Home Video
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