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The Resource In my country, a Sony Pictures Classics release ; Phoenix Pictures presents the Film Consortium and Merlin Films present in association with the UK Film Council in association with the Industrial Development Corporation of South Africa Limited produced in association with Inside Track Productions ; a Robert Chartoff/Mike Medavoy presentation ; a John Boorman film ; produced by Robert Chartoff, Mike Medavoy, John Boorman, Kieran Corrigan, Lynn Hendee ; screenplay by Ann Peacock ; directed by John Boorman, (DVD)

In my country, a Sony Pictures Classics release ; Phoenix Pictures presents the Film Consortium and Merlin Films present in association with the UK Film Council in association with the Industrial Development Corporation of South Africa Limited produced in association with Inside Track Productions ; a Robert Chartoff/Mike Medavoy presentation ; a John Boorman film ; produced by Robert Chartoff, Mike Medavoy, John Boorman, Kieran Corrigan, Lynn Hendee ; screenplay by Ann Peacock ; directed by John Boorman, (DVD)

Label
In my country
Title
In my country
Statement of responsibility
a Sony Pictures Classics release ; Phoenix Pictures presents the Film Consortium and Merlin Films present in association with the UK Film Council in association with the Industrial Development Corporation of South Africa Limited produced in association with Inside Track Productions ; a Robert Chartoff/Mike Medavoy presentation ; a John Boorman film ; produced by Robert Chartoff, Mike Medavoy, John Boorman, Kieran Corrigan, Lynn Hendee ; screenplay by Ann Peacock ; directed by John Boorman
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • fre
  • eng
Summary
A Washington Post journalist and an Afrikaans poet strike up a friendship, and become romantically involved as they try to come to terms with their feelings about what they've learned at the South African Truth and Reconciliation Commission hearings
Cataloging source
TEFMT
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Director of photography, Seamus Deasy ; editor, Ron Davis
Dewey number
791.43/72
Intended audience
MPAA rating: R; for language including descriptions of atrocities and for a scene of violence
Language note
Closed-captioned. Includes French subtitles
PerformerNote
Samuel L. Jackson, Juliette Binoche, Brendan Gleeson, Menzi "Ngubs" Ngubane
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1964-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Boorman, John
  • Peacock, Ann
  • Jackson, Samuel L
  • Binoche, Juliette
  • Gleeson, Brendan
  • Ngubane, Menzi
  • Sony Pictures Classics (Firm)
  • Phoenix Pictures
  • Film Consortium
  • Merlin Films
Runtime
103
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • South Africa
  • Apartheid
  • Political violence
  • South Africa
  • South Africa
Target audience
general
Technique
live action
Label
In my country, a Sony Pictures Classics release ; Phoenix Pictures presents the Film Consortium and Merlin Films present in association with the UK Film Council in association with the Industrial Development Corporation of South Africa Limited produced in association with Inside Track Productions ; a Robert Chartoff/Mike Medavoy presentation ; a John Boorman film ; produced by Robert Chartoff, Mike Medavoy, John Boorman, Kieran Corrigan, Lynn Hendee ; screenplay by Ann Peacock ; directed by John Boorman, (DVD)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Based on the book "Country of my skull" by Antjie Krog
  • Special features: audio commentary by director John Boorman; deleted scenes with optional commentary; interviews with Juliette Binoche, director John Boorman and producers Robert Chartoff, Mike Medavoy and Lynn Hendee
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
  • a314520
  • ocm60038540
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Extent
1 videodisc (approximately 103 min.)
Isbn
9781404962958
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other control number
043396070080
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
07008
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System details
DVD, widescreen presentation; Dolby Digital
Video recording format
DVD
Label
In my country, a Sony Pictures Classics release ; Phoenix Pictures presents the Film Consortium and Merlin Films present in association with the UK Film Council in association with the Industrial Development Corporation of South Africa Limited produced in association with Inside Track Productions ; a Robert Chartoff/Mike Medavoy presentation ; a John Boorman film ; produced by Robert Chartoff, Mike Medavoy, John Boorman, Kieran Corrigan, Lynn Hendee ; screenplay by Ann Peacock ; directed by John Boorman, (DVD)
Publication
Note
  • Based on the book "Country of my skull" by Antjie Krog
  • Special features: audio commentary by director John Boorman; deleted scenes with optional commentary; interviews with Juliette Binoche, director John Boorman and producers Robert Chartoff, Mike Medavoy and Lynn Hendee
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
  • a314520
  • ocm60038540
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Extent
1 videodisc (approximately 103 min.)
Isbn
9781404962958
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other control number
043396070080
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
07008
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System details
DVD, widescreen presentation; Dolby Digital
Video recording format
DVD

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