The Resource The killing fields [DVD], directed by Roland Joffé, (videorecording)

The killing fields [DVD], directed by Roland Joffé, (videorecording)

Label
The killing fields [DVD]
Title
The killing fields [DVD]
Statement of responsibility
directed by Roland Joffé
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Based on Pulitzer prize-winning correspondent Sydney Schanberg's 1980 article for the New York Times "The death and life of Dith Pran", this movie is a factual account of Schanberg's friendship and professional relationship with his trusted interpreter, trouble-shooter and colleague, Pran, during the turbulent period that saw Cambodia fall to the Khmer Rouge. Schanberg was able to flee the atrocities that followed, and spent four and a half years seeking news of his friend who had to remain behind
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Cataloging source
WP
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Produced by David Puttnam ; written by Bruce Robinson ; music by Mike Oldfield
Intended audience
M - suitable for mature audiences 16 years and over. Note: contains violence and offensive language
Language note
In English with optional subtitles in English for the hearing impaired
PerformerNote
Sam Waterston, Haing S. Ngor, Craig Nelson
Runtime
137
Target audience
adult
Technique
live action
The killing fields [DVD], directed by Roland Joffé, (videorecording)
Label
The killing fields [DVD], directed by Roland Joffé, (videorecording)
Publication
Note
  • Based on Sydney Schanberg's 1980 article for the 'New York Times', entitled 'The death and life of Dith Pran'
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1984
  • Special feature, picture gallery
  • Aspect ratio "1.85:1 letterbox" ; "widescreen 16:9" ; "dual layer, layer transition may trigger a slight pause."
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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
Control code
9220833
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Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
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Extent
  • 1 videodisc (approximately 137 min.) :
  • 2 videodiscs (approximately 136 min.)
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
DAVID1890 (2 disc Special Ed.)
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(Sirsi) RO562402
System details
DVD ; produced for region 4
Video recording format
laserdisc

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