The emperor's new clothes : a cautionary tale of free trade

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  • Creator presented by the National Film Board of Canada ; director, Magnus Isacsson ; producer, Iolande Cadrin-Rossignol
  • Format Videos, Slides, Films
  • Contributors
  • Publication Oley, PA : Bullfrog Films, 1997.
  • Physical Details
    • 1 videocassette (54 min.) : sound, color ; 1/2 in
  • Credits
    • Narrator: Harry Standjobski
    • English version director, Dagmar Teufel ; producer, Jacques Vallée


  • Library has public performance rights. Check with librarian for details.


  • Takes an incisive look at the profound effects that economic agreements between big business and government can have on human lives, including increased cuts to social programs, massive unemployment, environmental damage, and demoralisation.


  • First released in 1995 by National Film Board of Canada.
  • Originally French production: Le Nouvel Habit de l'empereur.
  • "9195 165"--Container.
  • VHS.
  • Some portions in French and Spanish with English subtitles.
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