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The Resource Amandla! : a revolution in four part harmony, ATO Pictures ; Kwela Productions in association with Bomb Films, HBO/Cinemax Documentary Films, the Ford Foundation and the South African Broadcasting Corporation ; executive producer, Sherry Simpson Dean ; South African producer, Desireé Markgraaff ; produced by Lee Hirsh, Sherry Simpson Dean ; directed by Lee Hirsh

Amandla! : a revolution in four part harmony, ATO Pictures ; Kwela Productions in association with Bomb Films, HBO/Cinemax Documentary Films, the Ford Foundation and the South African Broadcasting Corporation ; executive producer, Sherry Simpson Dean ; South African producer, Desireé Markgraaff ; produced by Lee Hirsh, Sherry Simpson Dean ; directed by Lee Hirsh

Label
Amandla! : a revolution in four part harmony
Title
Amandla!
Title remainder
a revolution in four part harmony
Statement of responsibility
ATO Pictures ; Kwela Productions in association with Bomb Films, HBO/Cinemax Documentary Films, the Ford Foundation and the South African Broadcasting Corporation ; executive producer, Sherry Simpson Dean ; South African producer, Desireé Markgraaff ; produced by Lee Hirsh, Sherry Simpson Dean ; directed by Lee Hirsh
Contributor
Director of photography
Editor of moving image work
Film director
Film distributor
Film producer
Production company
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Tells the story of black South African freedom music and the central role it played against apartheid. Specifically considers the music that sustained and galvanized blacks for more than 40 years. Focuses on the struggle's spiritural dimension named for the Xhosa word for "power". An uplifting story of human courage, resolve and triumph
Awards note
Sundance Film Festival, 2002: Audience Award - Documentary (Lee Hirsch).
Cataloging source
TEFMT
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Edited by Johanna Demetrakas ; cinematographers, Clive Sacke, Ivan Leathers, Brand Jordaan
Dewey number
305.8/00968
Intended audience
MPAA rating: PG-13; for some images of violence, and for momentary language
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Language note
Closed-captioned
LC call number
ML3917.S6
LC item number
A43 2003
PerformerNote
Vusi Mahlasela, Jeremy Cronin, Hugh Masekela, Miriam Makeba, Sophie Mgcina, Dolly Rathebe, Sifiso Ntuli, Abdullah Ibrahim, Duma Ka Ndlovu
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1939-2018
  • 1934-
  • 1967-
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  • Hirsch, Lee
  • Dean, Sherry Simpson
  • Markgraaff, Desireé
  • Mahlasela, Vusi
  • Cronin, Jeremy
  • Masekela, Hugh
  • Makeba, Miriam
  • Mgcina, Sophie
  • Rathebe, Dolly
  • Ntuli, Sifiso
  • Ibrahim, Abdullah
  • Ndlovu, Duma
  • Demetrakas, Johanna
  • Sacke, Clive
  • Leathers, Ivan
  • Jordaan, Brand
  • Matthews, Dave
  • ATO Pictures
  • Kwela Productions (Firm)
  • Bomb Films (Firm)
  • HBO/Cinemax Documentary Films
  • Ford Foundation
  • South African Broadcasting Corporation
  • Artisan Home Entertainment (Firm)
Runtime
103
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  • Protest movements
  • Apartheid
  • Music
  • Human rights workers
  • South Africa
  • Protest movements
  • Apartheid
  • Human rights workers
  • Music
  • South Africa
Target audience
general
Technique
live action
Label
Amandla! : a revolution in four part harmony, ATO Pictures ; Kwela Productions in association with Bomb Films, HBO/Cinemax Documentary Films, the Ford Foundation and the South African Broadcasting Corporation ; executive producer, Sherry Simpson Dean ; South African producer, Desireé Markgraaff ; produced by Lee Hirsh, Sherry Simpson Dean ; directed by Lee Hirsh
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • Originally released as a television motion picture in 2002
  • Special features: Q & A with director, producer and Vusi; Vusi at Joe's pub; Director and producer commentary; Dave Matthews interview; Deleted scenes; Sing-a-long; Amandla! production notes; Theatrical trailer; Trailer gallery
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
mixed
Configuration of playback channels
mixed
Content category
  • two-dimensional moving image
  • spoken word
Content type code
  • tdi
  • spw
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Control code
ocm52926304
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
  • 4 3/4 in.
  • other
Extent
1 videodisc (103 min.)
Governing access note
Licensed for private home use only
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
012236144984
Other physical details
DVD video, sound, color
Physical substance
DVD video
Publisher number
14498
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (Sirsi) o52926304
  • (OCoLC)52926304
System details
DVD; NTSC, region 1; Dolby 5.1 digital surround; Dolby 2.0 digital; widescreen (1.77:1 aspect ratio)
Video recording format
DVD
Label
Amandla! : a revolution in four part harmony, ATO Pictures ; Kwela Productions in association with Bomb Films, HBO/Cinemax Documentary Films, the Ford Foundation and the South African Broadcasting Corporation ; executive producer, Sherry Simpson Dean ; South African producer, Desireé Markgraaff ; produced by Lee Hirsh, Sherry Simpson Dean ; directed by Lee Hirsh
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • Originally released as a television motion picture in 2002
  • Special features: Q & A with director, producer and Vusi; Vusi at Joe's pub; Director and producer commentary; Dave Matthews interview; Deleted scenes; Sing-a-long; Amandla! production notes; Theatrical trailer; Trailer gallery
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
mixed
Configuration of playback channels
mixed
Content category
  • two-dimensional moving image
  • spoken word
Content type code
  • tdi
  • spw
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Control code
ocm52926304
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
  • 4 3/4 in.
  • other
Extent
1 videodisc (103 min.)
Governing access note
Licensed for private home use only
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
012236144984
Other physical details
DVD video, sound, color
Physical substance
DVD video
Publisher number
14498
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (Sirsi) o52926304
  • (OCoLC)52926304
System details
DVD; NTSC, region 1; Dolby 5.1 digital surround; Dolby 2.0 digital; widescreen (1.77:1 aspect ratio)
Video recording format
DVD

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