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The Resource Amistad, DreamWorks Pictures in association with HBO Pictures ; produced by by Steven Spielberg, Debbie Allen, Colin Wilson ; written by David Franzoni ; directed by Steven Spielberg, (videorecording)

Amistad, DreamWorks Pictures in association with HBO Pictures ; produced by by Steven Spielberg, Debbie Allen, Colin Wilson ; written by David Franzoni ; directed by Steven Spielberg, (videorecording)

Label
Amistad
Title
Amistad
Statement of responsibility
DreamWorks Pictures in association with HBO Pictures ; produced by by Steven Spielberg, Debbie Allen, Colin Wilson ; written by David Franzoni ; directed by Steven Spielberg
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • fre
  • spa
  • eng
  • fre
  • spa
  • eng
Summary
About a 1839 mutiny aboard a slave ship that is traveling towards the northeastern coast of America. Much of the story involves a court-room drama about the free man who led the revolt
Member of
Cataloging source
CaOWLBI
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Director of photography, Janusz Kaminski ; film editor, Michael Kahn ; music, John Williams
Dewey number
791.43/72
Intended audience
Canadian Home Video Rating: 14A
Language note
  • Includes audio tracks in English, French and Spanish with subtitles in English, French and Spanish
  • Closed-captioned for the hearing impaired
PerformerNote
Morgan Freeman, Nigel Hawthorne, Anthony Hopkins, Djimon Hounsou, Matthew McConaughey
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1946-
  • 1937-
  • 1964-
  • 1969-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Spielberg, Steven
  • Freeman, Morgan
  • Hawthorne, Nigel
  • Hopkins, Anthony
  • Hounsou, Djimon
  • McConaughey, Matthew
  • Dreamworks Pictures
  • HBO Pictures
  • DreamWorks Home Entertainment (Firm)
Runtime
155
Series statement
Norval Johnson
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Amistad (Schooner)
  • Slave insurrections
  • Slave trade
  • Trials (Mutiny)
  • African Americans
Target audience
general
Technique
live action
Label
Amistad, DreamWorks Pictures in association with HBO Pictures ; produced by by Steven Spielberg, Debbie Allen, Colin Wilson ; written by David Franzoni ; directed by Steven Spielberg, (videorecording)
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • Title from container
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1997
  • For specific added features see container or interactive features menu while viewing disc
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 (155 minutes)
Isbn
9780783231204
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
667068416220
Other physical details
sound, colour
Publisher number
84162
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • av00046964
  • 898424
System details
DVD ; widescreen presentation ; Dolby digital
Terms governing use
For private home use only.
Video recording format
DVD
Label
Amistad, DreamWorks Pictures in association with HBO Pictures ; produced by by Steven Spielberg, Debbie Allen, Colin Wilson ; written by David Franzoni ; directed by Steven Spielberg, (videorecording)
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • Title from container
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1997
  • For specific added features see container or interactive features menu while viewing disc
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 (155 minutes)
Isbn
9780783231204
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
667068416220
Other physical details
sound, colour
Publisher number
84162
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • av00046964
  • 898424
System details
DVD ; widescreen presentation ; Dolby digital
Terms governing use
For private home use only.
Video recording format
DVD

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