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Title 12 years a slave [videorecording] / a film by Steve McQueen.

Publication Info. [Place of publication not identified] : [Publisher not identified], [2014]
Los Angeles, CA : 20th Century Fox Home Entertainment, [2014]

Copies

Location Call No. OPAC Message Status
 Eureka DVD Collection  DVD801    ---  Available
 Parsons Non-Fiction  791.43 M173    ---  Available
 Pittsburg 1st Fl DVD Collection  DVD Twelve    ---  DUE 10-29-19
Edition [English/Spanish/French dialogue version]
Description 1 videodisc (134 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
two-dimensional moving image tdi rdacontent
video v rdamedia
videodisc vd rdacarrier
digital optical surround Dolby digital 5.1
digital optical surround Dolby digital 2.0
video file DVD video region 1 rda
System Details DVD, widescreen (2.40:1) presentation; Dolby digital 5.1 (English), Dolby digital 2.0 (Spanish, French), English descriptive audio 2.0.
Source NAV 2/14 PPL
Language English, Spanish or French dialogue; Spanish subtitles; subtitled for the deaf and hard of hearing; described video.
Note Title from web page.
Cast Chiwetel Ejiofor, Michael Fassbender, Benedict Cumberbatch, Paul Dano, Paul Giamatti, Brad Pitt.
Note Originally released as a motion picture in 2013.
Summary The harrowing account of a black man, born free in New York State, who was drugged, kidnapped, and sold into slavery in 1841. Having no way to contact his family, and fearing for his life if he told the truth, Solomon Northup was sold from plantation to plantation in Louisiana, toiling under cruel masters for twelve years before meeting Samuel Bass, a Canadian who finally put him in touch with his family, and helped start the process to regain his freedom.
Note Special features: A historical portrait; the team; the score.
Subject Northup, Solomon, 1808-1863? -- Drama.
Slaves -- Drama.
African Americans -- Drama.
Plantation life -- Louisiana -- History -- 19th century -- Drama.
Slavery -- Louisiana -- History -- 19th century -- Drama.
DVD-Video discs.
Genre/Form Feature films.
Biographical films.
Video recordings for the hearing impaired.
Video recordings for people with visual disabilities.
Added Author McQueen, Steve, 1969-
Ejiofor, Chiwetel, 1974-
Fassbender, Michael, 1977-
Cumberbatch, Benedict, 1976-
Dano, Paul, 1984-
Giamatti, Paul, 1967-
Pitt, Brad, 1963-, actor.
Ejiofor, Chiwetel, 1974-, actor.
Twentieth Century Fox Home Entertainment, Inc., film distributor.
Added Title Twelve years a slave
Standard No. 024543880967
024543880974
Music No. 2288096 20th Century Fox Home Entertainment
2288097 20th Century Fox Home Entertainment

 
    
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