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Title The color of freedom / Banana Films ; Arsam International ; Film Afrika Worldwide ; Future Films ; Thema Production ; X-Filme Creative Pool ; produced by Ilann Girard, Andro Steinborn, Jean-Luc Van Damme, David Wicht ; written by Greg Latter ; directed by Bille August.

Publication Info. Chatsworth, CA : Image Entertainment, [2008]

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Location Call No. Status
 Bloomfield, Prosser Library - Adult Department  DVD COLOR OF FREEDOM    Check Shelf
 Bristol, Manross Branch - Adult Department  DVD COLOR OF FREEDOM    Check Shelf
 Portland Public Library - Adult Department  DVD DRA COL    Check Shelf
Description 1 videodisc (118 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
System Details DVD, region 1, widescreen (2.35:1) presentation; Dolby Digital.
Note Title from container.
Cast Joseph Fiennes, Dennis Haysbert, Diane Kruger, Shiloh Henderson, Patrick Lyster, Faith Ndukwana.
Credits Director of photography, Robert Fraisse ; editor, Hervé Schneid ; music, Dario Marianelli ; costume designer, Dianna Cilliers ; production designer, Tom Hannam.
Note Based on the memoirs of Nelson Mandela's prison guard written by Bob Graham and James Gregory.
Originally released as a motion picture in 2007.
Summary James Gregory is a racist South African guard whose certainties of life are shaken to the core. During a twenty year span, James spent his time as Nelson Mandela's prison warden. Shows the daily application of a major historic abonimation, known as Apartheid, as seen through the eyes of the average White South African. These are 'ordinary' people who are neither heroes nor villains, but obtuse conformists. The violence of the system on its white citizens was considerably more hidden than on its black ones, but it was violence all the same. White's were obligated to remain as ignorant as possible or be persecuted by the status quo.
Awards Berlin International Film Festival, 2007: Peace Film Award (Bille August)
Language English dialogue, English or Spanish subtitles, English subtitles for the deaf and hard of hearing.
Note GMD: videorecording.
Subject Gregory, James, 1941- -- Drama.
Mandela, Nelson, 1918-2013 -- Drama.
Prison wardens -- South Africa -- Biography -- Drama.
Prisoners -- South Africa -- Biography -- Drama.
Apartheid -- South Africa -- Drama.
South Africa -- History -- 1961-1994 -- Drama.
South Africa -- Drama.
Genre/Form Feature films.
Biographical films.
Historical films.
Video recordings for the hearing impaired.
Added Author Girard, Ilann.
Steinborn, Andro.
Van Damme, Jean-Luc.
Wicht, David.
Latter, Greg.
August, Bille, 1948-
Fiennes, Joseph, 1970-
Haysbert, Dennis.
Kruger, Diane, 1976-
Henderson, Shiloh.
Lyster, Patrick.
Ndukwana, Faith.
Graham, Bob, 1949- Goodbye Bafana.
Gregory, James, 1941-
Banana Films (Firm)
Arsam International (Firm)
Film Afrika Worldwide (Firm)
Future Films.
Thema Production (Firm)
X Filme Creative Pool.
Image Entertainment (Firm)
Added Title Goodbye Bafana
Standard No. 014381495027
Music No. CEL4950DVD Image Entertainment
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