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

Out of Africa, a Mirage Enterprises production ; 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 ; screenplay by Kurt Luedtke ; produced and directed by Sydney Pollack
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • fre
  • eng
  • fre
  • spa
  • eng
  • eng
Summary
The fascinating true story of Karen Blixen, a strong-willed woman who, with her philandering husband, runs a coffee plantation in Kenya, circa 1914. To her astonishment, she soon discovers herself falling in love with the land, its people and a mysterious white hunter
Cataloging source
TEFMT
Characteristic
videorecording
Dewey number
791.43/72
Intended audience
MPAA rating: PG
Language note
  • (Blu-ray): English (DTS-HD 5.1, Dolby 2.0) or dubbed French (DTS 5.1) dialogue, French or Spanish subtitles; English subtitles for the deaf and hard of hearing
  • (DVD): English (Dolby 4.1) or dubbed French (Dolby 2.0) dialogue; English subtitles for the deaf and hard of hearing
LC call number
PN1997
LC item number
.O98 2010
PerformerNote
Robert Redford, Meryl Streep, Klaus Maria Brandauer
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1934-2008
  • 1885-1962
  • 1885-1962
  • 1885-1962
  • 1946-
  • 1936-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Pollack, Sydney
  • Redford, Robert
  • Streep, Meryl
  • Brandauer, Klaus Maria
  • Luedtke, Kurt
  • Dinesen, Isak
  • Dinesen, Isak
  • Dinesen, Isak
  • Thurman, Judith
  • Trzebinski, Errol
Runtime
161
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
Blixen, Karen
Technique
live action
Label
Out of Africa, a Mirage Enterprises production ; screenplay by Kurt Luedtke ; produced and directed by Sydney Pollack
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Based on the books "Out of Africa," "Shadows on the grass" and "Letters from Africa" by Isak Dinesen; "Isak Dinesen: the life of a storyteller" by Judith Thurman; "Silence will speak" by Errol Trzebinski
  • This is a Blu-ray and a standard DVD combination disc; Blu-ray player will play both sides, standard DVD player will only play standard DVD side
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1985
  • Special features: Blu-ray exclusive (plays on the Blu-ray side only): BD-Live: access through Internet-connected players and downloads; "Song of Africa:" an original full-length documentary on the making of the film; deleted scenes; feature commentary with director Sydney Pollack; production notes, cast & filmmakers, theatrical trailer
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
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
25th anniversary edition
Extent
1 videodisc (161 min.)
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
025192064623
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
61114225
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • ocn607369696
  • (OCoLC)607369696
System details
  • Blu-ray disc, widescreen (1.85:1) presentation; Dolby DTS-HD Master 5.1 surround, Dolby DTS 5.1 surround, BD-59, BD-Live 2.0, 1080p High Definition; (Special features: Dolby Digital 2.0 stereo., 480i/p standard definition); this side will require a Blu-ray player
  • DVD, NTSC, anamorphic widescreen (1.85:1) presentation; Dolby Digital 4.1 surround, Dolby Digital 2.0 stereo
Video recording format
  • Blu-ray disc
  • DVD
Label
Out of Africa, a Mirage Enterprises production ; screenplay by Kurt Luedtke ; produced and directed by Sydney Pollack
Publication
Note
  • Based on the books "Out of Africa," "Shadows on the grass" and "Letters from Africa" by Isak Dinesen; "Isak Dinesen: the life of a storyteller" by Judith Thurman; "Silence will speak" by Errol Trzebinski
  • This is a Blu-ray and a standard DVD combination disc; Blu-ray player will play both sides, standard DVD player will only play standard DVD side
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1985
  • Special features: Blu-ray exclusive (plays on the Blu-ray side only): BD-Live: access through Internet-connected players and downloads; "Song of Africa:" an original full-length documentary on the making of the film; deleted scenes; feature commentary with director Sydney Pollack; production notes, cast & filmmakers, theatrical trailer
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
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
25th anniversary edition
Extent
1 videodisc (161 min.)
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
025192064623
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
61114225
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • ocn607369696
  • (OCoLC)607369696
System details
  • Blu-ray disc, widescreen (1.85:1) presentation; Dolby DTS-HD Master 5.1 surround, Dolby DTS 5.1 surround, BD-59, BD-Live 2.0, 1080p High Definition; (Special features: Dolby Digital 2.0 stereo., 480i/p standard definition); this side will require a Blu-ray player
  • DVD, NTSC, anamorphic widescreen (1.85:1) presentation; Dolby Digital 4.1 surround, Dolby Digital 2.0 stereo
Video recording format
  • Blu-ray disc
  • DVD

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