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The Resource Out of Africa, Universal Pictures, (DVD videorecording)

Out of Africa, Universal Pictures, (DVD videorecording)

Label
Out of Africa
Title
Out of Africa
Statement of responsibility
Universal Pictures
Contributor
Subject
Language
  • eng
  • spa
  • eng
Summary
Based on the true story of Karen Blixen, her philandering husband, her struggles with a coffee plantation in Kenya, and her love for the mysterious safari leader
Awards note
Academy Award winner, 1985 for Best Picture, Director (Pollack), Screenplay (Luedtke, who synthesized five books into one script), Cinematography (Watkin), Art Direction, Sound, and Originial Score.
Cataloging source
TXNES
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Producer and director, Sydney Pollack ; director of photography, David Watkin ; screenplay, Kurt Luedtke ; co-producer, Terence Clegg ; executive producer, Kim Jorgensen ; music, John Barry
Dewey number
791.4372
Intended audience
  • MPAA rating: PG
  • General
LC call number
PN1997
LC item number
.O8 1986
PerformerNote
Starring Robert Redford, Meryl Streep, Klaus Maria Brandauer
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1934-2008
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Pollack, Sydney
  • Redford, Robert
  • Streep, Meryl
  • Brandauer, Klaus Maria
  • Universal Pictures (Firm)
Runtime
161
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  • Dinesen, Isak
  • Biographical films
  • Feature films
  • Video recordings for the hearing impaired
Target audience
general
Technique
live action
Label
Out of Africa, Universal Pictures, (DVD videorecording)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Special features: "Song of Africa" and original documentary ; Feature commentary with director, Sydney Pllack ; Production notes ; Cast & filmakers ; Theatrical trailer ; Universal web links
  • Closed-captioned for the hearing impaired
  • In English and French with Engish subtitles
  • Based on the life of Isak Dinesen, and the books, "Out of Africa," "Shadows on the grass," and "Letters from Africa" by Isak Dinesen, "Isak Dinesen, the life of a storyteller" by Judith Thurman and "Silence will speak" by Errol Trzebinski
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1985
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
stereophonic
Dimensions
1/2 in.
Dimensions
1/2 in.
Edition
Collector's ed.
Extent
1 videodisc (161 min.)
Governing access note
For private home use only
Isbn
9780783240176
Medium for sound
videotape
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
20250
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videocassette
System control number
  • ocn780006164
  • (OCoLC)780006164
System details
DVD
Video recording format
VHS (1/2 in., videocassette)
Label
Out of Africa, Universal Pictures, (DVD videorecording)
Publication
Note
  • Special features: "Song of Africa" and original documentary ; Feature commentary with director, Sydney Pllack ; Production notes ; Cast & filmakers ; Theatrical trailer ; Universal web links
  • Closed-captioned for the hearing impaired
  • In English and French with Engish subtitles
  • Based on the life of Isak Dinesen, and the books, "Out of Africa," "Shadows on the grass," and "Letters from Africa" by Isak Dinesen, "Isak Dinesen, the life of a storyteller" by Judith Thurman and "Silence will speak" by Errol Trzebinski
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1985
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
stereophonic
Dimensions
1/2 in.
Dimensions
1/2 in.
Edition
Collector's ed.
Extent
1 videodisc (161 min.)
Governing access note
For private home use only
Isbn
9780783240176
Medium for sound
videotape
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
20250
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videocassette
System control number
  • ocn780006164
  • (OCoLC)780006164
System details
DVD
Video recording format
VHS (1/2 in., videocassette)
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