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The Resource Searching for Sugar Man, a Red Box Films & Passion Pictures production in association with Canfield Pictures & the Documentary Company ; a film by Malik Bendjelloul ; produced by Simon Chinn, Malik Bendjelloul ; written, directed, and edited by Malik Bendjelloul, (videorecording)

Searching for Sugar Man, a Red Box Films & Passion Pictures production in association with Canfield Pictures & the Documentary Company ; a film by Malik Bendjelloul ; produced by Simon Chinn, Malik Bendjelloul ; written, directed, and edited by Malik Bendjelloul, (videorecording)

Label
Searching for Sugar Man
Title
Searching for Sugar Man
Statement of responsibility
a Red Box Films & Passion Pictures production in association with Canfield Pictures & the Documentary Company ; a film by Malik Bendjelloul ; produced by Simon Chinn, Malik Bendjelloul ; written, directed, and edited by Malik Bendjelloul
Title variation
Searching for Sugarman
Creator
Contributor
Screenwriter
Director
Editor
Interviewee
Performer
Producer
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • eng
  • fre
  • eng
  • eng
Summary
In the early 1970s, Sixto Rodriguez was a Detroit folksinger who had a short-lived recording career. Unknown to him, his musical story continued in South Africa where he became a pop music icon. Long rumored there to be dead, two fans, record store owner Stephen Segerman and journalist Craig Bartholomew-Strydom, decided to seek out the truth of his fate
Awards note
WINNER: Best feature documentary, Academy Awards 2013 -- WINNER: Special Jury Prize, World Cinema-Documentary Sundance Film Festival -- WINNER: Audience Award, World Cinema-Documentary Sundance Film Festival -- WINNER: Audience Award Best Documentary, LA Film Fest -- NOMINATED: Grand Jury Prize, World Cinema-Documentary Sundance Film Festival -- OFFICIAL SELECTION: Tribeca Film Festival
Cataloging source
TEFMT
Characteristic
videorecording
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/collectionName
Searching for Sugar Man (Motion picture)
Credits note
Director of photography, Camilla Skagerström ; original songs by Sixto Rodriguez
Dewey number
782.42162/13
Intended audience
Rating: PG-13; for brief strong language and some drug references
Language note
English dialogue; with optional French and English subtitles. Subtitled in English for the deaf and hard of hearing [SDH]
LC call number
ML420.R637
LC item number
S43 2013
PerformerNote
Steve Segerman, Sixto Rodriguez
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1977-
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  • Bendjelloul, Malik
  • Chinn, Simon
  • Rodriguez, Sixto
  • Segerman, Stephen
  • Bartholomew-Strydom, Craig
  • Red Box Films
  • Passion Pictures (Firm)
  • Canfield Pictures (Firm)
  • Documentary Company (London, England)
  • Sony Pictures Classics (Firm)
  • Sony Pictures Home Entertainment (Firm)
Runtime
87
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  • Rodriguez, Sixto
  • Folk musicians
Technique
live action
Label
Searching for Sugar Man, a Red Box Films & Passion Pictures production in association with Canfield Pictures & the Documentary Company ; a film by Malik Bendjelloul ; produced by Simon Chinn, Malik Bendjelloul ; written, directed, and edited by Malik Bendjelloul, (videorecording)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Originally produced as a motion picture in 2012
  • Special features: commentary with Malik Bendjelloul and Rodriguez; making Sugar Man; an evening with Malik Bendjelloul and Rodriguez; theatrical trailer
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Control code
ocn821079318
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Widescreen ed.
Extent
1 videodisc (ca. 87 min.)
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
043396413665
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
41366
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9786314928759
  • (OCoLC)821079318
System details
DVD; region 1; anamorphic widescreen (1.78) presentation; Dolby Digital 5.1
Video recording format
DVD
Label
Searching for Sugar Man, a Red Box Films & Passion Pictures production in association with Canfield Pictures & the Documentary Company ; a film by Malik Bendjelloul ; produced by Simon Chinn, Malik Bendjelloul ; written, directed, and edited by Malik Bendjelloul, (videorecording)
Publication
Note
  • Originally produced as a motion picture in 2012
  • Special features: commentary with Malik Bendjelloul and Rodriguez; making Sugar Man; an evening with Malik Bendjelloul and Rodriguez; theatrical trailer
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Control code
ocn821079318
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Widescreen ed.
Extent
1 videodisc (ca. 87 min.)
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
043396413665
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
41366
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9786314928759
  • (OCoLC)821079318
System details
DVD; region 1; anamorphic widescreen (1.78) presentation; Dolby Digital 5.1
Video recording format
DVD

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