The Resource A united kingdom, Fox Searchlight Pictures presents ; Pathé, BBC Films, Ingenious Media and BFI present ; a Yoruba Saxon/Harbinger Pictures/Perfect Weekend/Film United production ; produced by Rick McCallum [and 5 others] ; screenplay by Guy Hibbert ; directed by Amma Asante, (videorecording)

A united kingdom, Fox Searchlight Pictures presents ; Pathé, BBC Films, Ingenious Media and BFI present ; a Yoruba Saxon/Harbinger Pictures/Perfect Weekend/Film United production ; produced by Rick McCallum [and 5 others] ; screenplay by Guy Hibbert ; directed by Amma Asante, (videorecording)

Label
A united kingdom
Title
A united kingdom
Statement of responsibility
Fox Searchlight Pictures presents ; Pathé, BBC Films, Ingenious Media and BFI present ; a Yoruba Saxon/Harbinger Pictures/Perfect Weekend/Film United production ; produced by Rick McCallum [and 5 others] ; screenplay by Guy Hibbert ; directed by Amma Asante
Contributor
Actor
Film director
Presenter
Production company
Publisher
Screenwriter
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • fre
  • spa
  • eng
  • eng
  • eng
Summary
Prince Seretse Khama of Botswana causes an international stir when he marries a white woman from London in the late 1940s. When they decided to marry, just as apartheid was being introduced into South Africa, it caused an international uproar. However, their passionate romance triumphed over every obstacle and changed the course of African history
Cataloging source
CaOWLBI
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Music, Patrick Doyle ; editors, Jonathan Amos and Jon Gregory ; cinematographer, Sam McCurdy
Dewey number
791.43/72
Intended audience
Canadian Home Video Rating: PG
Language note
  • English dialogue; French or Spanish subtitles; subtitled for the deaf and hard of hearing
  • Closed-captioned for the hearing impaired
  • Described video for the blind and visually impaired
PerformerNote
David Oyelowo, Rosamund Pike, Tom Felton, Jack Davenport, Laura Carmichael, Terry Pheto
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1969-
  • 1987-
  • 1979-
  • 1973-
  • 1986-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Asante, Amma
  • Hibbert, Guy.
  • Felton, Tom
  • Oyelowo, David.
  • Pike, Rosamund
  • Davenport, Jack
  • Carmichael, Laura
  • Pheto, Terry
  • Williams, A. Susan
  • Twentieth Century Fox Home Entertainment, Inc
  • Fox Searchlight Pictures
  • Harbinger Pictures (Firm)
  • Perfect Weekend (Firm)
  • Yoruba Saxon
Runtime
111
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Williams, Susan
  • Khama, Ruth
  • Khama, Seretse
  • Interracial marriage
  • Interracial marriage
  • Presidents' spouses
  • Presidents
  • Racism
  • Africa
  • Botswana
  • Great Britain
  • Great Britain
Target audience
general
Technique
live action
Label
A united kingdom, Fox Searchlight Pictures presents ; Pathé, BBC Films, Ingenious Media and BFI present ; a Yoruba Saxon/Harbinger Pictures/Perfect Weekend/Film United production ; produced by Rick McCallum [and 5 others] ; screenplay by Guy Hibbert ; directed by Amma Asante, (videorecording)
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • Bonus features: Making of; Filming in Botswana; The legacy of Seretse and Ruth; London Film Festival opening night gala premiere
  • Title from container
  • Based on the book 'Colour Bar' by Susan Williams
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
Extent
1 videodisc (111 minutes)
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
024543379089
Other physical details
sound, colour
Publisher number
2337908
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • av00308169
  • 858100
System details
DVD ; widescreen presentation ; Dolby Digital 5.1
Terms governing use
For private home use only.
Video recording format
DVD
Label
A united kingdom, Fox Searchlight Pictures presents ; Pathé, BBC Films, Ingenious Media and BFI present ; a Yoruba Saxon/Harbinger Pictures/Perfect Weekend/Film United production ; produced by Rick McCallum [and 5 others] ; screenplay by Guy Hibbert ; directed by Amma Asante, (videorecording)
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • Bonus features: Making of; Filming in Botswana; The legacy of Seretse and Ruth; London Film Festival opening night gala premiere
  • Title from container
  • Based on the book 'Colour Bar' by Susan Williams
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
Extent
1 videodisc (111 minutes)
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
024543379089
Other physical details
sound, colour
Publisher number
2337908
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • av00308169
  • 858100
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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