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Uniform Title Killing fields (Motion picture)
Title The killing fields / Goldcrest and International Film Investors present ; an Enigma production ; produced by David Puttnam ; screenplay by Bruce Robinson ; directed by Roland Joffé.

Publication Info. [Burbank, CA] : [Warner Home Video], [2016]


Location Call No. Status
 Mansfield, Main Library - Adult Audio Visual  DVD KILLING    Check Shelf
 Simsbury Public Library - DVDs  DVD KILLING    Check Shelf
Description 1 videodisc (142 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in. + 1 book.
digital optical rda
video file DVD video rda
Motion picture.
Series Warner archive
Archive collection.
System Details DVD, region 0, widescreen (1.85:1) ; Dolby surround.
Note Title from web page.
Language In English with English and French subtitles.
Cast Sam Waterston, Haing S. Ngor, Craig T. Nelson, John Malkovich, Athol Fugard.
Credits Director of photography, Chris Menges; editor, Jim Clark; original music, Mike Oldfield.
Note Adapted from "The death and life of Dith Pran" by Sydney Schanberg in the New York Times Magazine.
Originally released as a motion picture in 1984.
Widescreen (1.85:1).
Special features: Feature-length audio commentary by director Roland Joffe ; Theatrical trailer.
Audience MPAA rating: R.
Summary The story of New York Times reporter Sydney Schanberg's friendship with a Cambodian interpreter, Dith Pran, during the time of the 1975 Khmer Rouge revolution.
Awards Winner, Academy Awards USA, 1985: Best Cinematography (Chris Menges), Best Film Editing (Jim Clark), Best Actor in a Supporting Role (Haing S. Ngor).
Subject Dith Pran, 1942-2008 -- Drama.
Schanberg, Sydney H. (Sydney Hillel), 1934-2016 -- Drama.
Cambodia -- History -- 1975-1979 -- Drama.
Political atrocities -- Cambodia -- Drama.
Political persecution -- Cambodia -- Drama.
Journalists -- Drama.
Cambodia -- Social conditions -- Drama.
Dith Pran, 1942-2008. (OCoLC)fst01718058
Schanberg, Sydney H. (Sydney Hillel), 1934-2016. (OCoLC)fst00148248
Journalists. (OCoLC)fst00984188
Political atrocities. (OCoLC)fst01069207
Political persecution. (OCoLC)fst01069448
Social conditions. (OCoLC)fst01919811
Cambodia. (OCoLC)fst01207659
Chronological Term 1975-1979
Genre/Form Fiction films.
Film adaptations.
Historical films.
War films.
Feature films.
Drama. (OCoLC)fst01423879
Feature films. (OCoLC)fst01710384
Fiction films. (OCoLC)fst01710264
Film adaptations. (OCoLC)fst01710491
Historical films. (OCoLC)fst01710314
History. (OCoLC)fst01411628
War films. (OCoLC)fst01710402
French language materials -- Bilingual -- Videorecordings.
Added Author Joffé, Roland, 1945- film director.
Puttnam, David, 1941- film producer.
Robinson, Bruce, 1946- screenwriter.
Waterston, Sam, actor.
Ngor, Haing, actor.
Nelson, Craig T., actor.
Malkovich, John, actor.
Fugard, Athol, actor.
Motion picture adaptation of (work) : Schanberg, Sydney H. (Sydney Hillel), 1934-2016. Death and life of Dith Pran.
Goldcrest Films International.
International Film Investors (Firm)
Warner Home Video (Firm), publisher.
Standard No. 888574446215
Music No. 1000632438 Warner Bros.
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