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The Resource Half of a yellow sun, Shareman Media and BFI present ; in association with Ealing Metro International and Kachifo Limited ; in association with Lipsync Productions LLP ; a Slate Films production ; screenplay by Biyi Bandele ; produced by Andrea Calderwood ; directed by Biyi Bandele

Half of a yellow sun, Shareman Media and BFI present ; in association with Ealing Metro International and Kachifo Limited ; in association with Lipsync Productions LLP ; a Slate Films production ; screenplay by Biyi Bandele ; produced by Andrea Calderwood ; directed by Biyi Bandele

Label
Half of a yellow sun
Title
Half of a yellow sun
Statement of responsibility
Shareman Media and BFI present ; in association with Ealing Metro International and Kachifo Limited ; in association with Lipsync Productions LLP ; a Slate Films production ; screenplay by Biyi Bandele ; produced by Andrea Calderwood ; directed by Biyi Bandele
Contributor
Actor
Cinematographer
Editor of moving image work
Film director
Film distributor
Film producer
Production company
Screenwriter
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • eng
  • eng
  • eng
Summary
A beautiful sweeping story of two sisters caught up in the events of the Nigerian civil war, ending in chilling violence which shocked the entire world
Cataloging source
TEFMT
Characteristic
videorecording
http://bibfra.me/vocab/relation/composerexpression
  • e4SKju4PQQE
  • D9e3oQ4bn6s
Credits note
Music, Ben Onono and Paul Thomson ; editor, Chris Gill ; director of photography, John de Borman
Dewey number
791.43/72
Intended audience
MPAA Rating: R; for some violence and sexual content
Language note
Closed-captioned in English
LC call number
PN1997.2
LC item number
.H354 2014
PerformerNote
Thandie Newton, Chiwetel Ejiofor, Anika Noni Rose, Joseph Mawle, John Boyega, Onyeka Onwenu, Genevieve Nnaji, Hakeem Kae-Kazim
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1967-
  • 1977-
  • 1972-
  • 1977-
  • 1972-
  • 1974-
  • 1952-
  • 1979-
  • 1972-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Bandele-Thomas, Biyi
  • Adichie, Chimamanda Ngozi
  • Calderwood, Andrea
  • Newton, Thandie
  • Ejiofor, Chiwetel
  • Rose, Anika Noni
  • Mawle, Joseph
  • Boyega, John
  • Onwenu, Onyeka
  • Nnaji, Genevieve
  • Kae-Kazim, Hakeem
  • Onono, Ben
  • Thomson, Paul
  • De Borman, John
  • Gill, Chris
  • Slate Films
  • Shareman Media (Firm)
  • Ealing Metro International (Firm)
  • Kachifo Limited
  • LipSync Productions
  • British Film Institute
  • Monterey Media Inc
Runtime
112
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Sisters
  • Twins
  • Man-woman relationships
  • Nigeria
  • Civil War (Nigeria : 1967-1970)
  • Man-woman relationships
  • Sisters
  • Twins
  • Nigeria
Target audience
adult
Technique
live action
Label
Half of a yellow sun, Shareman Media and BFI present ; in association with Ealing Metro International and Kachifo Limited ; in association with Lipsync Productions LLP ; a Slate Films production ; screenplay by Biyi Bandele ; produced by Andrea Calderwood ; directed by Biyi Bandele
Link
http://midwesttapes.com/images/movies/000/000/000/011/086/000000000011086884.gif
Instantiates
Publication
Distribution
Copyright
Note
  • Adapted from the award winning novel by Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie
  • DVD release of the 2012 motion picture
  • Bonus features: B-roll footage; behind the scenes featurette; sound bites; theatrical trailer
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
mixed
Configuration of playback channels
mixed
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
ocn881462489
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (112 min.)
Isbn
9781569943847
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
012233201024
Other physical details
sound, color with black and white sequences
Publisher number
320102
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
Stock number
11086884
System control number
(OCoLC)881462489
System details
DVD, NTSC, region 1; anamorphic widescreen (16:9) presentation; 5.1 surround and stereo
Video recording format
DVD
Label
Half of a yellow sun, Shareman Media and BFI present ; in association with Ealing Metro International and Kachifo Limited ; in association with Lipsync Productions LLP ; a Slate Films production ; screenplay by Biyi Bandele ; produced by Andrea Calderwood ; directed by Biyi Bandele
Link
http://midwesttapes.com/images/movies/000/000/000/011/086/000000000011086884.gif
Publication
Distribution
Copyright
Note
  • Adapted from the award winning novel by Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie
  • DVD release of the 2012 motion picture
  • Bonus features: B-roll footage; behind the scenes featurette; sound bites; theatrical trailer
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
mixed
Configuration of playback channels
mixed
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
ocn881462489
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (112 min.)
Isbn
9781569943847
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
012233201024
Other physical details
sound, color with black and white sequences
Publisher number
320102
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
Stock number
11086884
System control number
(OCoLC)881462489
System details
DVD, NTSC, region 1; anamorphic widescreen (16:9) presentation; 5.1 surround and stereo
Video recording format
DVD

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