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The Resource A dry white season, producer, Paula Weinstein ; screenplay, Colin Welland, Euzhan Palcy ; directed by Euzhan Palcy, (videorecording)

A dry white season, producer, Paula Weinstein ; screenplay, Colin Welland, Euzhan Palcy ; directed by Euzhan Palcy, (videorecording)

Label
A dry white season
Title
A dry white season
Statement of responsibility
producer, Paula Weinstein ; screenplay, Colin Welland, Euzhan Palcy ; directed by Euzhan Palcy
Contributor
Actor
Film director
Film distributor
Presenter
Publisher
Screenwriter
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • eng
  • eng
  • eng
Summary
White schoolteacher Ben Du Toit lives in Johannesburg and remains blissfully incurious about the lives of his black countrymen until a wave of brutal repression comes crashing down on his gardener, bringing Du Toit face-to-face with harsh political realities
Member of
Cataloging source
NjBwBT
Characteristic
videorecording
Dewey number
791.43/72
Intended audience
  • Canadian Home Video Rating: 18A
  • MPAA rating: R
Language note
  • In English with English subtitles
  • Closed-captioned for the hearing impaired
LC call number
PN1997
LC item number
.D79 2018
PerformerNote
Donald Sutherland, Janet Suzman, Winston Ntshona, Marlon Brando, Zakes Mokae, Jurgen Prochnow, Susan Sarandon
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1946-
  • 1935-
  • 1935-2015
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Brando, Marlon.
  • Mokae, Zakes.
  • Ntshona, Winston
  • Palcy, Euzhan
  • Palcy, Euzhan
  • Prochnow, Jürgen.
  • Sarandon, Susan
  • Sutherland, Donald
  • Suzman, Janet.
  • Brink, André P.
  • Criterion Collection (Firm)
  • Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer
Runtime
106
Series statement
Criterion collection
Series volume
953
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Brink, André P.
  • Apartheid
  • Blacks
  • Justice
  • South Africa
Target audience
general
Technique
live action
Label
A dry white season, producer, Paula Weinstein ; screenplay, Colin Welland, Euzhan Palcy ; directed by Euzhan Palcy, (videorecording)
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • Title from container
  • Based on the novel by André Brink
  • Essay by filmmaker and scholar Jyoti Mistry in container
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1989
  • Special features: new interview with director Euzhan Palcy by film critic Scott Foundas, new program "Five Scenes" 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
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
mixed
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
4 3/4 inches.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Director-approved DVD special edition.
Extent
1 videodisc (106 minutes)
Isbn
9781681435237
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
715515223416
Other physical details
sound, colour
Publisher number
CC2966D
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • av02734882
  • 891854
System details
DVD ; widescreen presentation ; Dolby Digital 5.1
Terms governing use
For private home use only.
Video recording format
DVD
Label
A dry white season, producer, Paula Weinstein ; screenplay, Colin Welland, Euzhan Palcy ; directed by Euzhan Palcy, (videorecording)
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • Title from container
  • Based on the novel by André Brink
  • Essay by filmmaker and scholar Jyoti Mistry in container
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1989
  • Special features: new interview with director Euzhan Palcy by film critic Scott Foundas, new program "Five Scenes" 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
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
mixed
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
4 3/4 inches.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Director-approved DVD special edition.
Extent
1 videodisc (106 minutes)
Isbn
9781681435237
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
715515223416
Other physical details
sound, colour
Publisher number
CC2966D
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • av02734882
  • 891854
System details
DVD ; widescreen presentation ; Dolby Digital 5.1
Terms governing use
For private home use only.
Video recording format
DVD

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