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The Resource Out of Africa, a Mirage Enterprises production ; a Sydney Pollack film ; screenplay by Kurt Luedtke ; produced and directed by Sydney Pollack

Out of Africa, a Mirage Enterprises production ; a Sydney Pollack film ; screenplay by Kurt Luedtke ; produced and directed by Sydney Pollack

Label
Out of Africa
Title
Out of Africa
Statement of responsibility
a Mirage Enterprises production ; a Sydney Pollack film ; screenplay by Kurt Luedtke ; produced and directed by Sydney Pollack
Creator
Contributor
Actor
Screenwriter
Composer
Cinematographer
Director
Film editor
Producer
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • fre
  • eng
  • eng
  • eng
Summary
The true story of Karen Blixen, a strong-willed woman who runs a coffee plantation in Kenya (British East Africa)in 1914. An epic romance of love and loss
Related
Awards note
  • Academy Award, 1986: Best picture; Best director; Best cinematography; Best art direction, set decoration; Best sound; Best music, original score; Best writing, screenplay based on material from another medium
  • Golden Globes, 1985: Best motion picture-drama; Best original score-motion picture; Best performance by an actor in a supporting role in a motion picture.
Cataloging source
LVL
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Music, John Barry ; editors, Fredric Steinkamp ... [et al.] ; director of photography, David Watkin ; co-producer, Terence Clegg
Dewey number
791.43/72
Intended audience
MPAA rating: PG
Language note
  • In English with optional soundtrack in French
  • Closed-captioned in English
LC call number
PN1997
LC item number
.O9763 2000
PerformerNote
Robert Redford, Meryl Streep, Klaus Maria Brandauer
Runtime
161
Target audience
general
Technique
live action
Label
Out of Africa, a Mirage Enterprises production ; a Sydney Pollack film ; screenplay by Kurt Luedtke ; produced and directed by Sydney Pollack
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Based on the books: Out of Africa / by Karen Blixen; Shadows on the grass ; Letters from Africa / by Isak Dinesen. Isak Dinesen, the life of a storyteller / by Judith Thurman. Silence will speak / by Errol Trzebinski
  • Based on the life of writer Isak Dinesen
  • Originally produced as a motion picture in 1985
  • Special features: Song of Africa : an original documentary; feature commentary with director Sydney Pollack; production notes; cast & filmmakers; theatrical trailer; recommendations; Universal WEB links
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
mixed
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Out of Africa (feature presentation) -- Song of Africa (documentary
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Collector's edition, widescreen edition.
Extent
1 videodisc (161 min.)
Isbn
9780783240176
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
025192025020
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
20250
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
ocm47699599
System details
DVD; Dolby digital 4.1 surround or 2.0 stereo; anamorphic widescreen (1.85:1)
Video recording format
DVD
Label
Out of Africa, a Mirage Enterprises production ; a Sydney Pollack film ; screenplay by Kurt Luedtke ; produced and directed by Sydney Pollack
Publication
Note
  • Based on the books: Out of Africa / by Karen Blixen; Shadows on the grass ; Letters from Africa / by Isak Dinesen. Isak Dinesen, the life of a storyteller / by Judith Thurman. Silence will speak / by Errol Trzebinski
  • Based on the life of writer Isak Dinesen
  • Originally produced as a motion picture in 1985
  • Special features: Song of Africa : an original documentary; feature commentary with director Sydney Pollack; production notes; cast & filmmakers; theatrical trailer; recommendations; Universal WEB links
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
mixed
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Out of Africa (feature presentation) -- Song of Africa (documentary
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Collector's edition, widescreen edition.
Extent
1 videodisc (161 min.)
Isbn
9780783240176
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
025192025020
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
20250
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
ocm47699599
System details
DVD; Dolby digital 4.1 surround or 2.0 stereo; anamorphic widescreen (1.85:1)
Video recording format
DVD

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