The Resource A good man in Africa, screenplay by William Boyd ; produced by John Fiedler and Mark Tarlov ; directed by Bruce Beresford, (videorecording)

A good man in Africa, screenplay by William Boyd ; produced by John Fiedler and Mark Tarlov ; directed by Bruce Beresford, (videorecording)

Label
A good man in Africa
Title
A good man in Africa
Statement of responsibility
screenplay by William Boyd ; produced by John Fiedler and Mark Tarlov ; directed by Bruce Beresford
Contributor
Actor
Film distributor
Production company
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • eng
Summary
A comedy about sex, power and the colliding cultures of British imperialism and West African independence. As punishment for bedding the wife of a corrupt Kinjanjan presidential candidate, a womanizing British diplomat must somehow bribe an incorruptable official on the politician's behalf
Member of
Cataloging source
CaOWLBI
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Director of photography, Andrzej Bartkowiak; film editor, Jim Clark; music, John Du Prez; music consultant, Bones Howe
Dewey number
791.4372
Intended audience
  • Canadian Home Video Rating: 14A
  • MPAA rating: R
Language note
Audio track in English
PerformerNote
Colin Friels, Joanne Whalley-Kilmer, Sean Connery, John Lithgow, Louis Gossett, Jr., Diana Rigg
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1952-
  • 1952-
  • 1936-
  • 1945-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Boyd, William
  • Connery, Sean.
  • Fiedler, John
  • Gossett, Louis
  • Lithgow, John
  • Rigg, Diana.
  • Tarlov, Mark.
  • Capitol Films
  • Polar Entertainment (Firm)
  • South African Breweries Ltd
  • Southern Sun
  • Universal Studios Home Entertainment (Firm)
Runtime
95
Series statement
Universal vault series
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • British
  • Diplomats
  • Man-woman relationships
Target audience
general
Technique
live action
Label
A good man in Africa, screenplay by William Boyd ; produced by John Fiedler and Mark Tarlov ; directed by Bruce Beresford, (videorecording)
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • Title from container
  • "This disc is expected to play back in DVD video "play only" devices and may not play in other DVD devices, including recorders and PC drives"--Container
  • Based on: Good man in Africa / William Boyd
  • Originally released as motion picture in 1993
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
12 inches.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (95 minutes)
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
025192052415
Other physical details
sound, colour
Publisher number
61112629
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • av00275444
  • 937529
System details
DVD ; wide screen presentation ; Dolby Digital 2.0
Terms governing use
For private home use only.
Video recording format
DVD
Label
A good man in Africa, screenplay by William Boyd ; produced by John Fiedler and Mark Tarlov ; directed by Bruce Beresford, (videorecording)
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • Title from container
  • "This disc is expected to play back in DVD video "play only" devices and may not play in other DVD devices, including recorders and PC drives"--Container
  • Based on: Good man in Africa / William Boyd
  • Originally released as motion picture in 1993
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
12 inches.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (95 minutes)
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
025192052415
Other physical details
sound, colour
Publisher number
61112629
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • av00275444
  • 937529
System details
DVD ; wide screen presentation ; Dolby Digital 2.0
Terms governing use
For private home use only.
Video recording format
DVD

Library Locations

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