Starring: Harry Belafonte, Al Sharpton, Terence Blanchard, Wynton Marsalis, Sean Penn, Kanye West, C. Ray Nagin, Kathleen Blanco
Director: Spike Lee
One year after Hurricane Katrina decimated New Orleans, director Spike Lee presents a four-hour, four-part chronicle recounting, through words and images, one of our country's most profound natural disasters. In addition to revisiting the hours leading up to the arrival of Katrina, a Category 5 hurricane before it hit the coast of Louisiana, "When The Levees Broke:" A Requiem in Four Acts tells the personal stories of those who lived to tell about it, at the same time exploring the underbelly of a nation where the divide along race and class lines has never been more pronounced. Episodes include: Disc 1: "Act 1" and "Act 2" Disc 2: "Act 3" and "Act 4" Disc 3: Bonus Features.
Audio commentaries by filmmaker Spike Lee, Next Movement - Avt V: a 105-minute epilogue featuring new interviews and insights that further chronicle the hardship endured by New Orleaneans in the aftermath of Katrina, Water Is Rising: a gallery of photos by David Lee with music by Terry Blanchard.
Subtitles: English (Closed Captioned).
C. Ray Nagin,
|Studio Name:||Warner Home Video|
|Run Time (in minutes):||256 minutes|
|Audio Tracks:||AC, Dolby Digital 2.0|
|Shipping Weight (in pounds):||0.25|
|Product in Inches (L x W x H):||0.7 x 5.5 x 7.8|