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The Resource A dry white season, Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer presents ; director, Euzhan Palcy

A dry white season, Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer presents ; director, Euzhan Palcy

Label
A dry white season
Title
A dry white season
Statement of responsibility
Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer presents ; director, Euzhan Palcy
Contributor
Actor
Film director
Film distributor
Presenter
Publisher
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • eng
  • eng
  • eng
Summary
Ben du Toit is a schoolteacher who always has considered himself a man of caring and justice, at least on the individual level. When his gardener's son is brutally beaten up by the police at a demonstration by black school children, he gradually begins to realize his own society is built on a pillar of injustice and exploitation
Cataloging source
TEFMT
Characteristic
videorecording
Dewey number
791.43/72
Intended audience
MPAA rating: R
Language note
Subtitled for the deaf and hard of hearing (SDH)
LC call number
PN1997
LC item number
.D79 2018
PerformerNote
Susan Sarandon, Marlon Brando, Donald Sutherland, Janet Suzman, Jurgen Prochnow, Zakes Mokae
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1935-
  • 1946-
  • 1935-2015
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Palcy, Euzhan
  • Ntshona, Winston
  • Sutherland, Donald
  • Brando, Marlon
  • Sarandon, Susan
  • Suzman, Janet
  • Prochnow, Jürgen
  • Mokae, Zakes
  • Brink, André P.
  • Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer
  • Criterion Collection (Firm)
Runtime
107
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Apartheid
  • South Africa
  • Apartheid
  • Social conditions
  • South Africa
Technique
live action
Label
A dry white season, Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer presents ; director, Euzhan Palcy
Link
http://midwesttapes.com/images/movies/000/000/000/012/216/000000000012216056.jpg
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Title from sell sheet
  • Based on the book by André Brink
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1989
  • Wide screen (1.85:1)
  • Special features: new interview with director Euzhan Palcy by film critic Scott Foundas ; 'Five scenes,' a new program featuring Palcy ; interview from 1989 with actor Donald Sutherland ; excerpt from a 1995 interview Palcy conducted with Nelson Mandela ; footage of Palcy receiving the highest distinction for foreign dignitaries at the 2017 South African National Orders awards ; an essay by filmmaker and scholar Jyoti Mistry
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
monaural
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
on1059473530
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Director-approved special edition.
Extent
1 videodisc (107 min.)
Isbn
9781681435220
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
715515223317
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
CC2965BD
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)1059473530
System details
Blu-ray, wide screen (1.85:1) presentation; monaural; requires Blu-ray player
Video recording format
Blu-ray disc
Label
A dry white season, Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer presents ; director, Euzhan Palcy
Link
http://midwesttapes.com/images/movies/000/000/000/012/216/000000000012216056.jpg
Publication
Note
  • Title from sell sheet
  • Based on the book by André Brink
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1989
  • Wide screen (1.85:1)
  • Special features: new interview with director Euzhan Palcy by film critic Scott Foundas ; 'Five scenes,' a new program featuring Palcy ; interview from 1989 with actor Donald Sutherland ; excerpt from a 1995 interview Palcy conducted with Nelson Mandela ; footage of Palcy receiving the highest distinction for foreign dignitaries at the 2017 South African National Orders awards ; an essay by filmmaker and scholar Jyoti Mistry
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
monaural
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
on1059473530
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Director-approved special edition.
Extent
1 videodisc (107 min.)
Isbn
9781681435220
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
715515223317
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
CC2965BD
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)1059473530
System details
Blu-ray, wide screen (1.85:1) presentation; monaural; requires Blu-ray player
Video recording format
Blu-ray disc

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