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The Resource Hotel Rwanda, United Artists presents, in association with Lions Gate Entertainment ; directed by Terry George ; written by Keir Pearson & Terry George ; produced by A. Kitman Ho, Terry George ; a United Kingdom/South Africa/Italy co-production, in association with the Industrial Development Corporation of South Africa ; a Miracle Pictures [and others] production, (videorecording)

Hotel Rwanda, United Artists presents, in association with Lions Gate Entertainment ; directed by Terry George ; written by Keir Pearson & Terry George ; produced by A. Kitman Ho, Terry George ; a United Kingdom/South Africa/Italy co-production, in association with the Industrial Development Corporation of South Africa ; a Miracle Pictures [and others] production, (videorecording)

Label
Hotel Rwanda
Title
Hotel Rwanda
Statement of responsibility
United Artists presents, in association with Lions Gate Entertainment ; directed by Terry George ; written by Keir Pearson & Terry George ; produced by A. Kitman Ho, Terry George ; a United Kingdom/South Africa/Italy co-production, in association with the Industrial Development Corporation of South Africa ; a Miracle Pictures [and others] production
Contributor
Actor
Cinematographer
Composer
Director
Producer
Screenwriter
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • fre
  • fre
  • spa
  • eng
  • eng
Summary
  • Based on the true story of Paul Rusesabagina, a five-star-hotel manager who uses his wits and persuasion in striving to save more than 1,200 Tutsis and Hutus from being massacred by the Interahamwe militia during the 1994 Rwandan conflict
  • " ... true story of one man's brave stance against savagery during the 1994 Rwandan conflict ... As his country descends into madness, five-star-hotel manager Paul Ruseabagina sets out to save his family. But when he sees that the world will not intervene in the massacre of minority Tutsis, he finds the courage to open his hotel to over 1,200 refugees. Now, with a rabid militia at the gates, he has only his wits and words to help keep them alive another hour ... another day .."--Container notes
Related
Cataloging source
TEFMT
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Director of photography, Robert Fraisse ; editor, Naomi Geraghty ; music, Andrea Guerra, Rupert Gregson-Williams, Afro Celt Sound System ; costume designer, Ruy Filipe ; production designers, Tony Burrough, Johnny Breedt
Dewey number
791.43/72
Intended audience
MPAA rating: PG13; for violence, disturbing images and brief strong language
Language note
English or French dialogue with optional French or Spanish subtitles ; closed-captioned for the hearing impaired
PerformerNote
Don Cheadle, Sophie Okonedo, Joaquin Phoenix, Desmond Dube, David O'Hara, Cara Seymour, Fana Mokoena, Hakeem Kae-Kazim, Tony Kgoroge, Mosa Kaiser
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1965-
  • 1961-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • George, Terry
  • Pearson, Keir
  • Ho, A. Kitman
  • Cheadle, Don
  • Okonedo, Sophie
  • Phoenix, Joaquin
  • Dube, Desmond
  • O'Hara, David
  • Fraisse, Robert
  • Guerra, Andrea
  • Gregson-Williams, Rupert
  • Industrial Development Corporation of South Africa
  • Lions Gate Films (Santa Monica, Calif.)
  • Miracle Pictures (Firm)
  • United Artists Corporation
  • MGM Home Entertainment Inc
  • Afro Celt Sound System (Musical group)
Runtime
122
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Genocide
  • Tutsi (African people)
  • Hotelkeepers
  • Feature films
  • Historical films
  • War films
  • Biographical films
  • Rusesabagina, Paul
  • Rwanda
Target audience
adolescent
Technique
live action
Label
Hotel Rwanda, United Artists presents, in association with Lions Gate Entertainment ; directed by Terry George ; written by Keir Pearson & Terry George ; produced by A. Kitman Ho, Terry George ; a United Kingdom/South Africa/Italy co-production, in association with the Industrial Development Corporation of South Africa ; a Miracle Pictures [and others] production, (videorecording)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 2004
  • Special features: Audio commentary with Terry George, Don Cheadle and Paul Rusesabagina ; featurette with cast and crew ; "A message for peace": making Hotel Rwanda ; Return to Rwanda documentary ; 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
Contents
Special features include: Audio commentary with Terry George, Don Cheadle and Paul Rusesabagina; featurette with cast and crew; "A message for peace": making Hotel Rwanda; theatrical trailer
Control code
57673690
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (122 min.)
Isbn
9780792866862
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Note
MU: Performance rights: Home view
Other control number
027616925121
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
1008501
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System details
DVD ; NTSC ; Region 1 ; widescreen (16x9) presentation ; Dolby Digital 5.1 surround, stereo surround
Video recording format
DVD
Label
Hotel Rwanda, United Artists presents, in association with Lions Gate Entertainment ; directed by Terry George ; written by Keir Pearson & Terry George ; produced by A. Kitman Ho, Terry George ; a United Kingdom/South Africa/Italy co-production, in association with the Industrial Development Corporation of South Africa ; a Miracle Pictures [and others] production, (videorecording)
Publication
Note
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 2004
  • Special features: Audio commentary with Terry George, Don Cheadle and Paul Rusesabagina ; featurette with cast and crew ; "A message for peace": making Hotel Rwanda ; Return to Rwanda documentary ; 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
Contents
Special features include: Audio commentary with Terry George, Don Cheadle and Paul Rusesabagina; featurette with cast and crew; "A message for peace": making Hotel Rwanda; theatrical trailer
Control code
57673690
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (122 min.)
Isbn
9780792866862
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Note
MU: Performance rights: Home view
Other control number
027616925121
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
1008501
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System details
DVD ; NTSC ; Region 1 ; widescreen (16x9) presentation ; Dolby Digital 5.1 surround, stereo surround
Video recording format
DVD

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