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The Resource Boesman & Lena, a Pathe Image production ; Primedia Pictures ; adapted and directed by John Berry, (DVD)

Boesman & Lena, a Pathe Image production ; Primedia Pictures ; adapted and directed by John Berry, (DVD)

Label
Boesman & Lena
Title
Boesman & Lena
Statement of responsibility
a Pathe Image production ; Primedia Pictures ; adapted and directed by John Berry
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Examines the devastating effects of racism on the human spirit through the progress of one couple's life together under Apartheid, as they are pushed from the bucolic Eden of South African farmlands into a makeshift shelter on the mudflats near Cape Town
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Producers, Francois Ivernel, Pierre Rissient ; director of photography, Alain Choquart ; editor, Jeanne Moutard
PerformerNote
Cast: Danny Glover, Angela Bassett, Willie Jonah
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1917-1999-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Berry, John
  • Ivernel, Francois
  • Rissient, Pierre
  • Glover, Danny
  • Bassett, Angela
  • Jonah, Willie
  • Fugard, Athol
  • Pathe Image (Firm)
  • Primedia Pictures
  • Kino International Corporation
  • Kino International Corporation
Runtime
84
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  • Apartheid
  • Blacks
  • Racism
  • South Africa
Target audience
adult
Technique
live action
Label
Boesman & Lena, a Pathe Image production ; Primedia Pictures ; adapted and directed by John Berry, (DVD)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Based on the play by Athol Fugard
  • Special features: Interviews with Danny Glover, Angela Bassett, director John Berry and writer Athol Fugard ; theatrical trailer ; cast and filmmaker bios
  • Originally produced as a motion picture in 1999
Control code
tlc00536506
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Extent
1 videodisc (84 min.)
Lccn
tlc00536506
Other physical details
sd., col.
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(Sirsi) 1067792
System details
DVD
Video recording format
DVD
Label
Boesman & Lena, a Pathe Image production ; Primedia Pictures ; adapted and directed by John Berry, (DVD)
Publication
Note
  • Based on the play by Athol Fugard
  • Special features: Interviews with Danny Glover, Angela Bassett, director John Berry and writer Athol Fugard ; theatrical trailer ; cast and filmmaker bios
  • Originally produced as a motion picture in 1999
Control code
tlc00536506
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Extent
1 videodisc (84 min.)
Lccn
tlc00536506
Other physical details
sd., col.
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(Sirsi) 1067792
System details
DVD
Video recording format
DVD

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