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The Resource Cry, the beloved country, Miramax Films ; Anant Singh presents ; a Distant Horizon production in association with Videovision, Investec Bank Limited and Alpine Films (PTY) Ltd ; screenplay by Ronald Harwood ; produced by Anant Singh ; directed by Darrell James Roodt

Cry, the beloved country, Miramax Films ; Anant Singh presents ; a Distant Horizon production in association with Videovision, Investec Bank Limited and Alpine Films (PTY) Ltd ; screenplay by Ronald Harwood ; produced by Anant Singh ; directed by Darrell James Roodt

Label
Cry, the beloved country
Title
Cry, the beloved country
Statement of responsibility
Miramax Films ; Anant Singh presents ; a Distant Horizon production in association with Videovision, Investec Bank Limited and Alpine Films (PTY) Ltd ; screenplay by Ronald Harwood ; produced by Anant Singh ; directed by Darrell James Roodt
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • fre
  • eng
  • eng
Summary
A black minister and white land owner are united by a tragedy, with the potential for further hatred or healing
Cataloging source
HCO
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Director of photography, Paul Gilpin ; editor, David Heitner ; music, John Barry ; production designer, David Barkham
Dewey number
  • 791.43/72
  • 828.9936
Intended audience
Rated PG-13, for emotional thematic elements and brief language
Language note
  • Closed-captioned
  • Dialogue in English or French with English subtitles
LC call number
PN1997
LC item number
.C79 2003
PerformerNote
James Earl Jones, Richard Harris, Vusi Kunene, Leleti Khumalo, Charles S. Dutton
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1956-
  • 1934-
  • 1930-2002
  • 1933-2011
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Roodt, Darrell
  • Singh, Anant
  • Harwood, Ronald
  • Jones, James Earl
  • Harris, Richard
  • Kunene, Vusi
  • Khumalo, Leleti
  • Dutton, Charles S
  • Gilpin, Paul
  • Heitner, David
  • Barry, John
  • Paton, Alan
  • Miramax Films
  • Distant Horizon (Firm)
  • Videovision (Firm)
  • Investec Bank Limited
  • Alpine Films (PTY) Ltd
Runtime
106
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Paton, Alan
  • Segregation
  • Apartheid
  • South Africa
  • South Africa
  • French language materials
Target audience
general
Technique
live action
Label
Cry, the beloved country, Miramax Films ; Anant Singh presents ; a Distant Horizon production in association with Videovision, Investec Bank Limited and Alpine Films (PTY) Ltd ; screenplay by Ronald Harwood ; produced by Anant Singh ; directed by Darrell James Roodt
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1995
  • Based on the novel by Alan Paton
  • Special features include: Richard Harris biography; original featurette; Nelson Mandela at the World Premiere; Hillary Clinton at the World Premiere
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
13983772
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Widescreen
Extent
1 videodisc (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
  • (InCu)6F53664DF94C4F43BA052E9F41272886
  • (OCoLC)ocm52767420
  • (OCoLC)52767420
System details
DVD; Dolby Digital surround sound; NTSC; region 1; widescreen (1.85:1) presentation
Video recording format
DVD
Label
Cry, the beloved country, Miramax Films ; Anant Singh presents ; a Distant Horizon production in association with Videovision, Investec Bank Limited and Alpine Films (PTY) Ltd ; screenplay by Ronald Harwood ; produced by Anant Singh ; directed by Darrell James Roodt
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1995
  • Based on the novel by Alan Paton
  • Special features include: Richard Harris biography; original featurette; Nelson Mandela at the World Premiere; Hillary Clinton at the World Premiere
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
13983772
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Widescreen
Extent
1 videodisc (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
  • (InCu)6F53664DF94C4F43BA052E9F41272886
  • (OCoLC)ocm52767420
  • (OCoLC)52767420
System details
DVD; Dolby Digital surround sound; NTSC; region 1; widescreen (1.85:1) presentation
Video recording format
DVD

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