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BY THE PEOPLEOrganizing elections: behind the scenes

BY THE PEOPLE

Directed by Malindi Fickle. Elections don't just happen, people organize them, as viewers learn from this nonpartisan documentary that shows what happens behind the scenes to make elections possible. Following a small crew of Indianapolis government employees through the days preceding the 2004 presidential election, the intimate program tracks the election workers' battles against time, lack of resources, and political obstacles as they work to ensure that the populace can carry out its civic duty. The disc also contains pdfs of lesson plans and related educational materials. Grades 6 and up. Color. Closed captioned. 90 minutes. PBS. ©2006.

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PBS462DV-WBSSS DVD $29.99

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