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Casablancas / First Run Features.

Infobase, (film distributor.). First Run Features (Firm) (Added Author).

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Record details

  • Physical Description: 1 online resource (1 video file (1 hr., 21 min., 35 sec)) : sound, color.
  • Publisher: [Place of publication not identified] : First Run Features, [2017]
  • Distributor: New York, N.Y. : Distributed by Infobase, 2017.

Content descriptions

General Note:
Originally released by First Run Features, 2017.
Streaming video file encoded with permission for digital streaming by Infobase on August 24, 2017.
Formatted Contents Note:
Casablancas: Introduction (2:20); Casablancas' Childhood (2:41); Casablancas' Teenage Years (5:22); Casablancas Directional Change (2:57); Resigning from Coca-Cola (5:19); Betrayal in the Company (3:57); Rise of Elite Model Management (4:54); Scouting Trips (4:23); Move to New York (5:34); Supermodels (4:27); Reversing Negative Publicity (4:17); Publicity Campaign (3:00); Recession Recovery (3:42); Casablancas Private and Public Life (3:15); Finding a New Head for Paris (4:22); Elite Changes (4:50); Business Booming (3:54); Casablancas' Career Ends (4:47); Rome Fashion Week (2:48); Credits: Casablancas (3:58);
Restrictions on Access Note:
Access requires authentication through Films On Demand.
Summary, etc.:
When he created the Elite modeling agency in the 1970s, John Casablancas invented the concept of the "supermodel." If names like Naomi, Cindy, Linda, Iman, Gisèle or Kate are part of popular culture today, it's mostly his doing. He lived a life many have dreamed about, surrounded by glamour and beauty. Now, John Casablancas tells his own story.
Target Audience Note:
Academic/AP
System Details Note:
Streaming video file.
System requirements: Films On Demand platform.
Language Note:
Closed-captioned.
Source of Description Note:
Title from distributor's description
Subject: Business.
Economics.
Entrepreneurship.
Management.
Genre/Form: Streaming videos.
Internet videos.
Topic Heading: Films on Demand > Business and Economics Collection

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