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The Resource Life, above all, Sony Pictures Classics ; a Dreamer Joint Venture production ; directed by Oliver Schmitz ; produced by Oliver Stoltz ; written by Dennis Foon, (videorecording)

Life, above all, Sony Pictures Classics ; a Dreamer Joint Venture production ; directed by Oliver Schmitz ; produced by Oliver Stoltz ; written by Dennis Foon, (videorecording)

Label
Life, above all
Title
Life, above all
Statement of responsibility
Sony Pictures Classics ; a Dreamer Joint Venture production ; directed by Oliver Schmitz ; produced by Oliver Stoltz ; written by Dennis Foon
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • nso
  • eng
  • fre
  • nso
Summary
Twelve-year-old Chanda learns of a rumor that has spread through her village near Johannesburg and forced her mother to flee. Sensing that the gossip stems from prejudice and superstition, Chanda leaves home and school to find her mother and discover the truth
Cataloging source
JBL
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Director of photography, Bernhard Jasper ; editor, Dirk Grau ; music by Ali N. Askin, Ian Osrin
Dewey number
791.4372
Intended audience
MPAA rating: PG-13; for mature thematic material and some sexual content
Language note
Northern Sotho dialogue, with English or French subtitles; optionally subtitled in English for the hearing impaired
PerformerNote
Khomotso Manyaka, Lerato Mvelase, Harriet Manamela, Keaobaka Makanyane, Tinah Mnumzana
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1996-
  • 1982-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Manyaka, Khomotso
  • Schmitz, Oliver
  • Stoltz, Oliver
  • Mvelase, Lerato
  • Makanyane, Keaobaka
  • Stratton, Allan
  • Sony Pictures Classics (Firm)
  • Dreamer Joint Venture (Firm)
  • Sony Pictures Home Entertainment (Firm)
Runtime
106
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Mothers and daughters
  • Missing persons
  • Sisters
  • Gossip
  • Family secrets
  • AIDS (Disease)
  • HIV-positive persons
  • South Africa
  • Foreign language films
Target audience
general
Technique
live action
Label
Life, above all, Sony Pictures Classics ; a Dreamer Joint Venture production ; directed by Oliver Schmitz ; produced by Oliver Stoltz ; written by Dennis Foon, (videorecording)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Based on the novel "Chanda's secrets" by Allan Stratton
  • Originally produced as a motion picture in 2010
  • Artwork contains Blu-ray information only
  • Special feature: the making of featurette
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
ocn768319539
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
DVD Northern Sotho edition ; Widescreen.
Extent
1 videodisc (approximately 106 min.)
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Note
DRAMA 791.4362 [FOREIGN] LIFE ; XX-D ; 1DVD/1AW ; DIALOGUE IN SOTHO ; Blu-ray removed sticker ; CC ; D01Z ; LAP ; V1204M7.
Other control number
043396387768
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
38776
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 768319539
  • (Sirsi) 768319539
  • (OCoLC)768319539
System details
DVD ; Widescreen
Video recording format
DVD
Label
Life, above all, Sony Pictures Classics ; a Dreamer Joint Venture production ; directed by Oliver Schmitz ; produced by Oliver Stoltz ; written by Dennis Foon, (videorecording)
Publication
Note
  • Based on the novel "Chanda's secrets" by Allan Stratton
  • Originally produced as a motion picture in 2010
  • Artwork contains Blu-ray information only
  • Special feature: the making of featurette
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
ocn768319539
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
DVD Northern Sotho edition ; Widescreen.
Extent
1 videodisc (approximately 106 min.)
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Note
DRAMA 791.4362 [FOREIGN] LIFE ; XX-D ; 1DVD/1AW ; DIALOGUE IN SOTHO ; Blu-ray removed sticker ; CC ; D01Z ; LAP ; V1204M7.
Other control number
043396387768
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
38776
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 768319539
  • (Sirsi) 768319539
  • (OCoLC)768319539
System details
DVD ; Widescreen
Video recording format
DVD

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