The Resource Taxi to the dark side, a Thinkfilm release of a Jigsaw Productions presentation in association with Tall Woods, LLC and Wider Film Projects ; produced by Alex Gibney, Eva Orner and Susannah Shipman ; written and directed by Alex Gibney, (videorecording)

Taxi to the dark side, a Thinkfilm release of a Jigsaw Productions presentation in association with Tall Woods, LLC and Wider Film Projects ; produced by Alex Gibney, Eva Orner and Susannah Shipman ; written and directed by Alex Gibney, (videorecording)

Label
Taxi to the dark side
Title
Taxi to the dark side
Statement of responsibility
a Thinkfilm release of a Jigsaw Productions presentation in association with Tall Woods, LLC and Wider Film Projects ; produced by Alex Gibney, Eva Orner and Susannah Shipman ; written and directed by Alex Gibney
Contributor
Subject
Language
  • eng
  • fre
  • eng
  • eng
Summary
Investigates the torture and killing of an innocent Afghani taxi driver in a gripping probe into reckless abuses of government power. This stunningly crafted narrative demonstrates how one man's life and death symbolizes the erosion of our civil rights
Cataloging source
lbi
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Executive producers, Jedd Wider, Todd Wider ; original music Ivor Guest and Robert Logan
Dewey number
956.7044/3
Intended audience
Canadian Home Video Rating: 14A
Language note
Includes audio tracks in English and French with subtitles in English
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Gibney, Alex
  • Thinkfilm (Firm)
  • Jigsaw Productions
  • Tall Woods
  • Wider Film Projects
  • Seville Pictures
Runtime
106
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Abu Ghraib Prison
  • Prisoners of war
  • Iraq War, 2003-
  • Torture
  • Torture
  • Human rights
  • Documentary films
  • Video recordings for the hearing impaired
Target audience
general
Technique
live action
Label
Taxi to the dark side, a Thinkfilm release of a Jigsaw Productions presentation in association with Tall Woods, LLC and Wider Film Projects ; produced by Alex Gibney, Eva Orner and Susannah Shipman ; written and directed by Alex Gibney, (videorecording)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Title from container
  • Special features: Commentary by director Alex Gibney ; outtakes ; extended interviews
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
mixed
Control code
lbu00088925
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (ca. 106 min.)
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
774212000171
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
200017DV
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
av00175397
System details
DVD ; widescreen presentation
Terms governing use
Limited public performance rights.
Video recording format
DVD
Label
Taxi to the dark side, a Thinkfilm release of a Jigsaw Productions presentation in association with Tall Woods, LLC and Wider Film Projects ; produced by Alex Gibney, Eva Orner and Susannah Shipman ; written and directed by Alex Gibney, (videorecording)
Publication
Note
  • Title from container
  • Special features: Commentary by director Alex Gibney ; outtakes ; extended interviews
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
mixed
Control code
lbu00088925
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (ca. 106 min.)
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
774212000171
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
200017DV
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
av00175397
System details
DVD ; widescreen presentation
Terms governing use
Limited public performance rights.
Video recording format
DVD

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