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Title Cry freedom / Universal Pictures present a March Arch production ; screenplay, John Briley ; produced and directed by Richard Attenborough.

Publication Info. Universal City, CA : Universal, [1987]
©1999

Copies

Location Call No. Status
 Bloomfield, McMahon Wintonbury Library - Adult Department  DVD CRY FREEDOM    DUE 08-11-07 Assumed Lost
 Bloomfield, Prosser Library - Adult Department  DVD CRY FREEDOM c.2  Check Shelf
 Middletown, Russell Library - Adult DVD  DVD C    DUE 08-30-19 Billed
Edition Widescreen [edition].
Description 1 videodisc (159 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
System Details DVD.
Cast Kevin Kline, Penelope Wilton, Denzel Washington.
Credits Director of photography, Ronnie Taylor ; editor, Lesley Walker ; music, George Fenton, Jonas Bwangwa.
Note Based on the books: Biko ; and, Asking for trouble / by Donald Woods.
DVD release of the 1987 motion picture.
Dolby digital surround; widescreen format (2.35:1 aspect ratio).
Summary Set in South Africa in the mid-1970s, this film tells the story of Stephen Biko, a Black political activist, and Donald Woods, a liberal white newspaper editor who risks his own life to bring Biko's message to the world.
Note Special features include: production notes, cast and filmmaker biographies, theatrical trailer.
Language English or French soundtracks; optional Spanish subtitles or English subtitles for the hearing-impaired.
Note GMD: videorecording.
Subject Biko, Steve, 1946-1977 -- Drama.
Woods, Donald, 1933- -- Drama.
Political prisoners -- Drama.
Journalists -- Drama.
South Africa -- Race relations -- Drama.
Genre/Form Feature films.
Video recordings for the hearing impaired.
Added Author Briley, John.
Attenborough, Richard.
Kline, Kevin.
Wilton, Penelope, 1946-
Washington, Denzel, 1954-
Woods, Donald, 1933- Biko.
Woods, Donald, 1933- Asking for trouble.
Universal Pictures (Firm)
Marble Arch Productions.
ISBN 0783230532: $19.98
Music No. 20516 Universal
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