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The Resource Tsotsi, Miramax Films ; The UK Film & TV Production Company, plc ; The Industrial Development Corporation of South Africa Ltd. ; The National Film & Video Foundation of South Africa ; in association with MoviWorld ; screenplay by Gavin Hood ; produced by Peter Fudakowski ; directed by Gavin Hood, (DVD)

Tsotsi, Miramax Films ; The UK Film & TV Production Company, plc ; The Industrial Development Corporation of South Africa Ltd. ; The National Film & Video Foundation of South Africa ; in association with MoviWorld ; screenplay by Gavin Hood ; produced by Peter Fudakowski ; directed by Gavin Hood, (DVD)

Label
Tsotsi
Title
Tsotsi
Statement of responsibility
Miramax Films ; The UK Film & TV Production Company, plc ; The Industrial Development Corporation of South Africa Ltd. ; The National Film & Video Foundation of South Africa ; in association with MoviWorld ; screenplay by Gavin Hood ; produced by Peter Fudakowski ; directed by Gavin Hood
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • crp
  • eng
  • spa
  • crp
Summary
A young criminal finds a surprise in the backseat of a car he has stolen, which both complicates and enriches his life
Awards note
Winner: Afi Film Festival: Audience award, Best feature film ; Winner: Toronto Film Festival: People's Choice award ; Winner: Edinburgh Film Festival: Audience award.
Cataloging source
TEFMT
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Original score, Mark Kilian, Paul Hepker ; editor, Megan Gill ; director of photography, Lance Gewer
Dewey number
791.43/72
Intended audience
MPAA rating: R; for language and some strong violent content
Language note
  • In Tsotsi-Taal, with optional English or Spanish subtitles
  • Closed-captioned
LC call number
PN1997.2
LC item number
.T768 2006
PerformerNote
Presley Chweneyagae, Terry Pheto, Kenneth Nkosi, Mothusi Magano, Zenzo Ngqobe, Zola
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Hood, Gavin
  • Chweneyagae, Presley
  • Pheto, Terry
  • Nkosi, Kenneth
  • Zola
  • Fugard, Athol
  • UK Film & TV Production Company
  • Industrial Development Corporation of South Africa
  • National Film and Video Foundation (South Africa)
  • Moviworld (Firm)
  • Miramax Home Entertainment (Firm)
  • Miramax Films
  • Buena Vista Home Entertainment (Firm)
Runtime
94
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
Criminals
Target audience
adult
Technique
live action
Label
Tsotsi, Miramax Films ; The UK Film & TV Production Company, plc ; The Industrial Development Corporation of South Africa Ltd. ; The National Film & Video Foundation of South Africa ; in association with MoviWorld ; screenplay by Gavin Hood ; produced by Peter Fudakowski ; directed by Gavin Hood, (DVD)
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • Based on the novel: Tsotsi / by Athol Fugard
  • Originally produced as a motion picture in 2005
  • Special features: optional audio commentary by filmmaker Gavin Hood; 2 alternate endings (with optional audio commentary by Hood, 2 min. each); 3 deleted scenes (with optional audio commentary by Hood, 8 min. total); "The making of Tsotsi" featurette (14 min.); short film "The storekeeper" (written & directed by Hood, with optional audio commentary by Hood, 1998, 22 min.); "Mdlwembe" music video (by Zola, 4 min.)
  • "Enhanced for 16x9 televisions"--Container
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
  • vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
  • tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Widescreen format 2.35:1.
Extent
1 videodisc (94 min.)
Isbn
9780788868924
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
786936705362
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
50667
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • ocm66292655
  • (OCoLC)66292655
System details
DVD, region 1, NTSC; Dolby digital 5.1 surround
Video recording format
DVD
Label
Tsotsi, Miramax Films ; The UK Film & TV Production Company, plc ; The Industrial Development Corporation of South Africa Ltd. ; The National Film & Video Foundation of South Africa ; in association with MoviWorld ; screenplay by Gavin Hood ; produced by Peter Fudakowski ; directed by Gavin Hood, (DVD)
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • Based on the novel: Tsotsi / by Athol Fugard
  • Originally produced as a motion picture in 2005
  • Special features: optional audio commentary by filmmaker Gavin Hood; 2 alternate endings (with optional audio commentary by Hood, 2 min. each); 3 deleted scenes (with optional audio commentary by Hood, 8 min. total); "The making of Tsotsi" featurette (14 min.); short film "The storekeeper" (written & directed by Hood, with optional audio commentary by Hood, 1998, 22 min.); "Mdlwembe" music video (by Zola, 4 min.)
  • "Enhanced for 16x9 televisions"--Container
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
  • vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
  • tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Widescreen format 2.35:1.
Extent
1 videodisc (94 min.)
Isbn
9780788868924
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
786936705362
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
50667
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • ocm66292655
  • (OCoLC)66292655
System details
DVD, region 1, NTSC; Dolby digital 5.1 surround
Video recording format
DVD

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