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The Resource Gandhi, Columbia Pictures

Gandhi, Columbia Pictures

Label
Gandhi
Title
Gandhi
Statement of responsibility
Columbia Pictures
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • fre
  • por
  • spa
  • eng
  • kor
  • por
  • spa
  • eng
Summary
Follows the life of Mahatma Gandhi from his days as a lawyer in South Africa to his role as India's spiritual leader by using his philosophy of non-violent but direct-action protest that helped end British rule. Centers on the extraordinary man who fought for a nonviolent, peaceful existence and set an entire nation free
Awards note
Academy Awards, USA, 1983: Oscars for Best Actor in a Leading Role (Ben Kingsley) ; Best Art Direction - Set Decoration (Stuart Craig, Robert W. Laing, Michael Seirton) ; Best Cinematography (Billy Williams, Ronnie Taylor) ; Best Costume Design (John Mollo, Bhanu Athaiya) ; Best Director (Richard Attenborough) ; Best Film Editing (John Bloom) ; Best Picture ; Best Writing, Screenplay Written Directly for the Screen (John Briley)
Cataloging source
LMJ
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Directors of photography, Ronnie Taylor, Billy Williams ; editor, John Bloom ; music, Ravi Shankar ; costume designers, Bhanu Athaiya, John Mollo ; production designer, Stuart Craig ; written by John Briley ; produced and directed by Richard Attenborough
Intended audience
MPAA rating: PG
Language note
  • Soundtrack in English, French, Portuguese or Spanish; subtitles in English, Korean, Portuguese or Spanish
  • Closed-captioned for the hearing impaired
PerformerNote
Ben Kingsley, Candice Bergen, Edward Fox, John Gielgud, Trevor Howard, John Mills, Martin Sheen., Ian Charleson, Athol Fugard, Gunter Maria Halmer, Saeed Jaffrey
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1943-
  • 1946-
  • 1937-
  • 1904-2000
  • 1916-1988
  • 1908-2005
  • 1924-
  • 1920-2012
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Kingsley, Ben
  • Bergen, Candice
  • Fox, Edward
  • Gielgud, John
  • Howard, Trevor
  • Mills, John
  • Sheen, Martin
  • Briley, John
  • Attenborough, Richard
  • Taylor, Ronnie
  • Williams, Billy
  • Bloom, John
  • Shankar, Ravi
  • Athaiya, Bhanu
  • Mollo, John
  • Craig, Stuart
  • Columbia Pictures
Runtime
190
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Gandhi
  • Gandhi
  • Nonviolence
  • Religious leaders
  • Great Britain
  • India
  • India
  • India
Target audience
general
Technique
live action
Label
Gandhi, Columbia Pictures
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • Title from container
  • Originally produced as a motion picture in 1982
  • Special features included
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
mixed
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
4 3/4 in
Dimensions
other
Edition
Widescreen format ; single sided ; twenty-fifth anniversary second-Disc Collector's edition.
Extent
2 videodiscs (190 min.)
Governing access note
For private home use only
Isbn
9781424840946
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
043396174375
Other physical details
sound, color
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)795579498
System details
DVD format ; widescreen ; single sided ; Dolby 5.1 surround, Dolby 2.0 stereo.; region 1
Video recording format
laserdisc
Label
Gandhi, Columbia Pictures
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • Title from container
  • Originally produced as a motion picture in 1982
  • Special features included
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
mixed
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
4 3/4 in
Dimensions
other
Edition
Widescreen format ; single sided ; twenty-fifth anniversary second-Disc Collector's edition.
Extent
2 videodiscs (190 min.)
Governing access note
For private home use only
Isbn
9781424840946
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
043396174375
Other physical details
sound, color
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)795579498
System details
DVD format ; widescreen ; single sided ; Dolby 5.1 surround, Dolby 2.0 stereo.; region 1
Video recording format
laserdisc

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