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The Resource Amistad, DreamWorks Pictures in association with HBO Pictures ; produced by by Steven Spielberg, Debbie Allen, Colin Wilson ; written by David Franzoni ; directed by Steven Spielberg, (videorecording)

Amistad, DreamWorks Pictures in association with HBO Pictures ; produced by by Steven Spielberg, Debbie Allen, Colin Wilson ; written by David Franzoni ; directed by Steven Spielberg, (videorecording)

Label
Amistad
Title
Amistad
Statement of responsibility
DreamWorks Pictures in association with HBO Pictures ; produced by by Steven Spielberg, Debbie Allen, Colin Wilson ; written by David Franzoni ; directed by Steven Spielberg
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • fre
  • spa
  • eng
  • fre
  • spa
  • eng
Summary
About a 1839 mutiny aboard a slave ship that is traveling towards the northeastern coast of America. Much of the story involves a court-room drama about the free man who led the revolt
Cataloging source
lbi
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Director of photography, Janusz Kaminski ; film editor, Michael Kahn ; music, John Williams
Dewey number
791.43/72
Intended audience
Canadian Home Video Rating: 14A
Language note
  • Closed-captioned for the hearing impaired
  • Includes audio tracks in English, French and Spanish with subtitles in English, French and Spanish
PerformerNote
Morgan Freeman, Nigel Hawthorne, Anthony Hopkins, Djimon Hounsou, Matthew McConaughey
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1937-
  • 1964-
  • 1969-
  • 1946-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Freeman, Morgan
  • Hawthorne, Nigel
  • Hopkins, Anthony
  • Hounsou, Djimon
  • McConaughey, Matthew
  • Spielberg, Steven
  • DreamWorks Home Entertainment (Firm)
  • Dreamworks Pictures
  • HBO Pictures
Runtime
155
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Amistad (Schooner)
  • African Americans
  • Feature films
  • Slave insurrections
  • Slave trade
  • Trials (Mutiny)
  • Video recordings for the hearing impaired
Target audience
general
Technique
live action
Label
Amistad, DreamWorks Pictures in association with HBO Pictures ; produced by by Steven Spielberg, Debbie Allen, Colin Wilson ; written by David Franzoni ; directed by Steven Spielberg, (videorecording)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • For specific added features see container or interactive features menu while viewing disc
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1997
  • Title from container
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
mixed
Control code
lbi00069747
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (ca. 155 min.)
Isbn
9780783231204
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
667068416220
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
84162
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
av00046964
System details
DVD ; widescreen presentation ; Dolby digital
Terms governing use
For private home use only.
Video recording format
DVD
Label
Amistad, DreamWorks Pictures in association with HBO Pictures ; produced by by Steven Spielberg, Debbie Allen, Colin Wilson ; written by David Franzoni ; directed by Steven Spielberg, (videorecording)
Publication
Note
  • For specific added features see container or interactive features menu while viewing disc
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1997
  • Title from container
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
mixed
Control code
lbi00069747
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (ca. 155 min.)
Isbn
9780783231204
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
667068416220
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
84162
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
av00046964
System details
DVD ; widescreen presentation ; Dolby digital
Terms governing use
For private home use only.
Video recording format
DVD

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