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The Resource Life, above all, a Sony Pictures Classics release ; Bavaria Film International presents ; written by Dennis Foon ; producer, Oliver Stolz ; director, Oliver Schmitz, (DVD)

Life, above all, a Sony Pictures Classics release ; Bavaria Film International presents ; written by Dennis Foon ; producer, Oliver Stolz ; director, Oliver Schmitz, (DVD)

Label
Life, above all
Title
Life, above all
Statement of responsibility
a Sony Pictures Classics release ; Bavaria Film International presents ; written by Dennis Foon ; producer, Oliver Stolz ; director, Oliver Schmitz
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • nso
  • eng
  • nso
  • nso
Summary
Twelve-year-old Chanda learns of a rumor that has spread through her village near Johannesburg and forced her mother to flee. Sensing that the gossip stems from prejudice and superstition, Chanda leaves home and school to find her mother and discover the truth
Cataloging source
TEFMT
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Director of photography, Bernhard Jasper ; editor, Dirk Grau ; music by Ali N. Askin, Ian Osrin
Dewey number
791.43/72
Intended audience
  • MPAA rating: PG-13; for mature thematic material and some sexual content
  • Canadian home video rating: PG
Language note
  • Northern Sotho dialogue, with English or French subtitles
  • Subtitled for the deaf and hard of hearing
LC call number
PN1997.2
LC item number
.L5443 2010
PerformerNote
Khomotso Manyaka, Lerato Mvelase, Harriet Manamela, Keaobaka Makanyane, Tinah Mnumzana
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1982-
  • 1996-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Stoltz, Oliver.
  • Foon, Dennis.
  • Schmitz, Oliver.
  • Makanyane, Keaobaka.
  • Mvelase, Lerato
  • Lenabe, Harriet.
  • Manyaka, Khomotso
  • Stratton, Allan
  • Sony Pictures Home Entertainment (Firm)
  • Sony Pictures Classics (Firm)
  • Bavaria Film International (Firm)
Runtime
106
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Mothers and daughters
  • Missing persons
  • South Africa
Technique
live action
Label
Life, above all, a Sony Pictures Classics release ; Bavaria Film International presents ; written by Dennis Foon ; producer, Oliver Stolz ; director, Oliver Schmitz, (DVD)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Title from container
  • Based on the novel "Chanda's secrets" by Allan Stratton
  • Release date: Dec. 6, 2011
  • Originally produced as a motion picture in 2010
  • Includes special features
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
  • mixed
  • unknown
Control code
ocn757754775
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (ca. 106 min.)
Isbn
0433963877684
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
38776
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)757754775
System details
  • Blu-ray; 1080p High Definition; 5.1 DTS-HD MA (Northern Sotho), stereo. (English (special features)); region A
  • This Blu-ray disc will not play in standard DVD players
  • BD Live features require an Internet connection
  • DVD
Video recording format
  • Blu-ray disc
  • DVD
Label
Life, above all, a Sony Pictures Classics release ; Bavaria Film International presents ; written by Dennis Foon ; producer, Oliver Stolz ; director, Oliver Schmitz, (DVD)
Publication
Note
  • Title from container
  • Based on the novel "Chanda's secrets" by Allan Stratton
  • Release date: Dec. 6, 2011
  • Originally produced as a motion picture in 2010
  • Includes special features
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
  • mixed
  • unknown
Control code
ocn757754775
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (ca. 106 min.)
Isbn
0433963877684
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
38776
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)757754775
System details
  • Blu-ray; 1080p High Definition; 5.1 DTS-HD MA (Northern Sotho), stereo. (English (special features)); region A
  • This Blu-ray disc will not play in standard DVD players
  • BD Live features require an Internet connection
  • DVD
Video recording format
  • Blu-ray disc
  • DVD

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