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The Resource Général Idi Amin Dada : autoportrait, un film de Barbet Schroeder ; une production Le Figaro, Mara-Films, TV Rencontre

Général Idi Amin Dada : autoportrait, un film de Barbet Schroeder ; une production Le Figaro, Mara-Films, TV Rencontre

Label
Général Idi Amin Dada : autoportrait
Title
Général Idi Amin Dada
Title remainder
autoportrait
Statement of responsibility
un film de Barbet Schroeder ; une production Le Figaro, Mara-Films, TV Rencontre
Title variation
Barbet Schroeder's General Idi Amin Dada
Title variation remainder
a self portrait
Contributor
Film distributor
Filmmaker
Production company
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • eng
Summary
In 1974 a film crew followed Idi Amin Dada, dictator of Uganda, interviewing him and filming him as he worked. Provides a candid portrait of a notorious figure
Member of
Cataloging source
TNH
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Camera, Nestor Almendros ; editor, Denise de Casabianca ; music, Idi Amin Dada
Language note
  • Closed-captioned
  • English dialogue, French credits
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1925-2003
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Schroeder, Barbet
  • Amin, Idi
  • Figaro Films
  • Mara Films (Firm)
  • TV Recontre (Firm)
  • Criterion Collection (Firm)
  • Home Vision (Firm)
  • Janus Films
Runtime
90
Series statement
Criterion collection
Series volume
153
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  • Amin, Idi
  • Uganda
  • Uganda
  • Dictators
  • Cinéma vérité
  • Amin, Idi
  • Cinéma vérité
  • Dictators
  • Politics and government
  • Uganda
Technique
live action
Label
Général Idi Amin Dada : autoportrait, un film de Barbet Schroeder ; une production Le Figaro, Mara-Films, TV Rencontre
Instantiates
Distribution
Copyright
Note
  • Originally released in France as an English language film in 1974, with French subtitles. This re-release has English dialogue with French credits and without subtitles
  • Includes a 2001 interview with Barbet Schroeder, and a timeline of Ugandan history
  • Booklet includes documentation of Idi Amin's requested cuts to the film and an essay by David Ehrenstein
  • "The classic collection, a joint venture between Home Vision Cinema and Janus Films"--Container
Accompanying material
1 fold out booklet (8 pages, illustrated, 19 cm)
Carrier category
  • videodisc
  • sheet
Carrier category code
  • vd
  • nb
Carrier MARC source
  • rdacarrier
  • rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
monaural
Content category
  • two-dimensional moving image
  • text
Content type code
  • tdi
  • txt
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Control code
49870691
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. +
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (90 min.)
Isbn
9780780025073
Media category
  • video
  • unmediated
Media MARC source
  • rdamedia
  • rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
  • n
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
037429166529
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
IDI020
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)49870691
System details
DVD, full screen presentation; Dolby Digital mono
Video recording format
DVD
Label
Général Idi Amin Dada : autoportrait, un film de Barbet Schroeder ; une production Le Figaro, Mara-Films, TV Rencontre
Distribution
Copyright
Note
  • Originally released in France as an English language film in 1974, with French subtitles. This re-release has English dialogue with French credits and without subtitles
  • Includes a 2001 interview with Barbet Schroeder, and a timeline of Ugandan history
  • Booklet includes documentation of Idi Amin's requested cuts to the film and an essay by David Ehrenstein
  • "The classic collection, a joint venture between Home Vision Cinema and Janus Films"--Container
Accompanying material
1 fold out booklet (8 pages, illustrated, 19 cm)
Carrier category
  • videodisc
  • sheet
Carrier category code
  • vd
  • nb
Carrier MARC source
  • rdacarrier
  • rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
monaural
Content category
  • two-dimensional moving image
  • text
Content type code
  • tdi
  • txt
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Control code
49870691
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. +
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (90 min.)
Isbn
9780780025073
Media category
  • video
  • unmediated
Media MARC source
  • rdamedia
  • rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
  • n
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
037429166529
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
IDI020
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)49870691
System details
DVD, full screen presentation; Dolby Digital mono
Video recording format
DVD

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