The Resource The best of global lens Africa, First Run Features, (videorecording)

The best of global lens Africa, First Run Features, (videorecording)

Label
The best of global lens Africa
Title
The best of global lens Africa
Statement of responsibility
First Run Features
Title variation
  • Global lens Africa
  • Africa
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • por
  • fre
  • mos
  • dyu
  • eng
  • afr
  • bnt
  • eng
  • eng
Summary
  • Hollow city: Drama about an orphan who escapes from his caretakers to find the village where he grew up in the aftermath of the war in Angola
  • The night of truth: In an unspecified country in Africa, after ten years of bloody war, the Nayaks, the President's ethnic group, and the Bonandes, rebels supporting Colonel Theo, come together to celebrate the peace agreement. But the reconciliation festivities are overshadowed by the terrible barbarities that have been committed on both sides
  • Another man's garden: Sofia, a young girl studying to be a doctor, finds that her professor wants more from her than hard work. Highlighting corruption and misogynistic attitudes in a society devastated by the AIDS virus, Sofia's opportunities may depend on her willingness to compromise her values and even her health
  • Bunny chow: Three aspiring young Johannesburg comedians find humor in relationships, hang out with friends, and go on a raucous road trip to Oppi Koppi, South Africa's largest music festival
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Member of
Cataloging source
GCD
Characteristic
videorecording
Language note
  • Hollow city and Another man's garden: Original Portuguese dialogue with English subtitles
  • The night of truth: Original French, Mooré and Dioula dialogue with English subtitles
  • Another man's garden: Portuguese dialogue with English subtitles
  • Bunny chow: Original English, Afrikaans and Tsotsi Taal dialogue with English subtitles
LC call number
PN1997.A1
LC item number
B47 2011
Runtime
339
Series statement
Global lens collection
Technique
live action
The best of global lens Africa, First Run Features, (videorecording)
Label
The best of global lens Africa, First Run Features, (videorecording)
Publication
Note
  • Titles and credits from container
  • "Global Film Initiative"--Container
  • Special features include: Film notes, bios, photos
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Related Location
Related Agents
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Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Contents
Hollow city = [Na cidade vazia] / director, Maria João Ganga (2004, 78 min.) -- The night of truth = [La nuit de la verité] / director, Fanta Régina Nacro (2004, 97 min.) -- Another man's garden = [O jardim do outro homem] / director, João Luis Sol de Carvalho (2007, 80 min.) -- Bunny chow : [know thyself] / director, John Barker (2006, 84 min.)
Control code
ocn720670411
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Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
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Edition
Special ed.
Extent
4 videodiscs (ca. 339 min.)
Medium for sound
videodisc
Note
WA : 2011-09-20
Other control number
720229914550
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
  • FRF912150D
  • FRF912624D
  • FRF913577D
  • FRF913775D
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (OCoLC)720670411
  • (Sirsi)o720670411
System details
DVD, NTSC
Video recording format
DVD

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