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

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

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
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • nso
  • eng
  • eng
  • fre
  • 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
Awards note
Un Certain Regard, Cannes ; Official Selection, Toronto ; Official Selection, San Francisco ; Official Selection, Ebertfest.
Cataloging source
TEFMT
Characteristic
videorecording
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/collectionName
Life, above all (2010)
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
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  • Mothers and daughters
  • Missing persons
  • South Africa
Target audience
adult
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, (videorecording)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Title from container
  • Based on the novel "Chanda's secrets" by Allan Stratton
  • Originally produced as a motion picture in 2010
  • Includes special features
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
  • vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
mixed
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
  • tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Blu-ray version, Widescreen format.
Extent
1 videodiscs (approximately 106 min.)
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
043396387768
Other physical details
sound, color
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • ocn757754775
  • 5384486
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
Video recording format
Blu-ray disc
Label
Life, above all, a Sony Pictures Classics release ; Bavaria Film International presents ; written by Dennis Foon ; producer, Oliver Stolz ; director, Oliver Schmitz, (videorecording)
Publication
Note
  • Title from container
  • Based on the novel "Chanda's secrets" by Allan Stratton
  • Originally produced as a motion picture in 2010
  • Includes special features
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
  • vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
mixed
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
  • tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Blu-ray version, Widescreen format.
Extent
1 videodiscs (approximately 106 min.)
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
043396387768
Other physical details
sound, color
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • ocn757754775
  • 5384486
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
Video recording format
Blu-ray disc

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