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The Resource Syriana, Warner Brothers Pictures presents in association with Participant Productions, a 4M Film, a Section Eight production ; produced by Jennifer Fox, Michael Nozik, Georgia Kacandes ; written and directed by Stephen Gaghan, (videorecording)

Syriana, Warner Brothers Pictures presents in association with Participant Productions, a 4M Film, a Section Eight production ; produced by Jennifer Fox, Michael Nozik, Georgia Kacandes ; written and directed by Stephen Gaghan, (videorecording)

Label
Syriana
Title
Syriana
Statement of responsibility
Warner Brothers Pictures presents in association with Participant Productions, a 4M Film, a Section Eight production ; produced by Jennifer Fox, Michael Nozik, Georgia Kacandes ; written and directed by Stephen Gaghan
Contributor
Actor
Film director
Film producer
Presenter
Production company
Publisher
Screenwriter
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • fre
  • eng
  • spa
  • fre
  • eng
Summary
As a career CIA operative, Bob Barnes begins to uncover the disturbing truth about the work he has devoted his life to. An up-and-coming oil broker, Bryan Woodman faces an unimaginable family tragedy and finds redemption in his partnership with idealistic Gulf Prince Nasir al-Subaai. Corporate lawyer, Bennett Holiday faces a moral dilemma as he finesses the questionable merger of two powerful U.S. oil companies Across the globe, a disenfranchised Wasim Khan, a Pakistani teenager, falls prey to the recruiting efforts of a charismatic cleric. Each plays their small part in the vast and complex system that powers the industry, unaware of the explosive impact their lives will have upon the world
Awards note
  • Academy Awards, USA, 2006: Oscar - Best Performance by an Actor in a Supporting Role (George Clooney)
  • Golden Globes, USA, 2006: Golden Globe - Best Performance by an Actor in a Supporting Role in a Motion Picture (George Clooney)
Cataloging source
TEFMT
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Director of photography, Robert Elswit ; edited by, Tim Squyres ; music by, Alexandre Desplat ; production designer, Dan Weil
Dewey number
791.43/72
Intended audience
Canadian Home Video Rating: 14A
Language note
  • Closed-captioned for the hearing impaired
  • In English or dubbed French, with optional English, French or Spanish subtitles
PerformerNote
George Clooney, Matt Damon, Jeffrey Wright, Chris Cooper, William Hurt, Mazhar Munir, Tim Blake Nelson, Amanda Peet, Christopher Plummer, Alexander Siddig
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1951-
  • 1959-
  • 1972-
  • 1965-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Clooney, George.
  • Cooper, Chris
  • Damon, Matt.
  • Fox, Jennifer
  • Gaghan, Stephen.
  • Hurt, William.
  • Nelson, Tim Blake.
  • Nozik, Michael
  • Peet, Amanda
  • Plummer, Christopher.
  • Siddig, Alexander
  • Wright, Jeffrey.
  • Baer, Robert
  • Participant Productions
  • Section Eight Ltd
  • Warner Bros. Pictures (1969- )
  • Warner Home Video (Firm)
Runtime
128
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • United States
  • Brokers
  • Corporate lawyers
  • Oil industries
  • Petroleum industry and trade
  • Teenagers
Target audience
general
Technique
live action
Label
Syriana, Warner Brothers Pictures presents in association with Participant Productions, a 4M Film, a Section Eight production ; produced by Jennifer Fox, Michael Nozik, Georgia Kacandes ; written and directed by Stephen Gaghan, (videorecording)
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • Title from container
  • Based on the book entitled "See no evil," by Robert Baer
  • DVD release of the 2005 motion picture
  • Special features: additional scenes; a conversation with George Clooney; "Make a change, make a difference" featurette; theatrical trailer
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
Widescreen edition.
Extent
1 videodisc (128 minutes)
Isbn
9781419831126
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
012569807723
Other physical details
sound, colour
Publisher number
80772
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • av05183040
  • 907197
System details
DVD ; widescreen presentation ; Dolby Digital 5.1
Terms governing use
For private home use only.
Video recording format
DVD
Label
Syriana, Warner Brothers Pictures presents in association with Participant Productions, a 4M Film, a Section Eight production ; produced by Jennifer Fox, Michael Nozik, Georgia Kacandes ; written and directed by Stephen Gaghan, (videorecording)
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • Title from container
  • Based on the book entitled "See no evil," by Robert Baer
  • DVD release of the 2005 motion picture
  • Special features: additional scenes; a conversation with George Clooney; "Make a change, make a difference" featurette; theatrical trailer
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
Widescreen edition.
Extent
1 videodisc (128 minutes)
Isbn
9781419831126
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
012569807723
Other physical details
sound, colour
Publisher number
80772
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • av05183040
  • 907197
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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