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The Resource Cry, the beloved country, a Miramax Films release ; a Distant Horizon production in association with Videovision Entertainment, Investec Bank Limited and Alpine Films (Pty) Ltd. ; screenwriter, Ronald Harwood ; producer, Anant Singh ; director, Darrell James Roodt

Cry, the beloved country, a Miramax Films release ; a Distant Horizon production in association with Videovision Entertainment, Investec Bank Limited and Alpine Films (Pty) Ltd. ; screenwriter, Ronald Harwood ; producer, Anant Singh ; director, Darrell James Roodt

Label
Cry, the beloved country
Title
Cry, the beloved country
Statement of responsibility
a Miramax Films release ; a Distant Horizon production in association with Videovision Entertainment, Investec Bank Limited and Alpine Films (Pty) Ltd. ; screenwriter, Ronald Harwood ; producer, Anant Singh ; director, Darrell James Roodt
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • fre
  • eng
  • eng
Summary
Two fathers in South Africa--one a man of peace, the other a man of power and privilege--seem destined for a violent collision. But instead, in the wake of a tragic killing, these extraordinary men form an unlikely union
Cataloging source
OCP
Characteristic
videorecording
Intended audience
Rated PG-13
Language note
Dialogue in English or French with English subtitles ; closed-captioned
PerformerNote
James Earl Jones, Richard Harris, Vusi Kunene, Leleti Khumalo
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1930-2002
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Roodt, Darrell
  • Jones, James Earl
  • Harris, Richard
  • Kunene, Vusi
  • Khumalo, Leleti
  • Paton, Alan
Runtime
106
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Paton, Alan
  • Segregation
  • Apartheid
  • Videodiscs
  • South Africa
Target audience
general
Technique
live action
Label
Cry, the beloved country, a Miramax Films release ; a Distant Horizon production in association with Videovision Entertainment, Investec Bank Limited and Alpine Films (Pty) Ltd. ; screenwriter, Ronald Harwood ; producer, Anant Singh ; director, Darrell James Roodt
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Based on the novel by Alan Paton
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1995
  • Widescreen
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
  • vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
  • tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
868533
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (approximately 106 min.)
Isbn
9780788842122
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
786936206456
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
28936
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 868533
  • (OCoLC)52957749
System details
DVD ; Dolby digital, surround stereo
Video recording format
DVD
Label
Cry, the beloved country, a Miramax Films release ; a Distant Horizon production in association with Videovision Entertainment, Investec Bank Limited and Alpine Films (Pty) Ltd. ; screenwriter, Ronald Harwood ; producer, Anant Singh ; director, Darrell James Roodt
Publication
Note
  • Based on the novel by Alan Paton
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1995
  • Widescreen
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
  • vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
  • tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
868533
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (approximately 106 min.)
Isbn
9780788842122
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
786936206456
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
28936
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 868533
  • (OCoLC)52957749
System details
DVD ; Dolby digital, surround stereo
Video recording format
DVD

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