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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

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

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
Screenwriter
Composer
Director
Film distributor
Performer
Production company
Producer
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
Member of
Awards note
American Film Institute Fest, 2004: winner, Audience Award for Best Feature Film. / African-American Film Critics Association Awards, 2004: winner, 2nd place in Top 10 Films. / Black Reel Awards, 2005: winner, Best Actress- Drama (Sophie Okonedo). / Humanitas Prize, 2005: winner, Feature Film category.
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
Language note
English or French dialogue with optional French or Spanish subtitles; closed-captioned
LC call number
PN1997.2
LC item number
.H68 2005
NLM call number
DVD HOT
PerformerNote
Don Cheadle, Sophie Okonedo, Joaquin Phoenix, Desmond Dube, David O'Hara, Cara Seymour, Fana Mokoena, Hakeem Kae-Kazim, Tony Kgoroge, Mosa Kaiser, Nick Nolte
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
  • Nolte, Nick
  • Guerra, Andrea
  • Gregson-Williams, Rupert
  • United Artists Corporation
  • Lions Gate Entertainment (Firm)
  • Industrial Development Corporation of South Africa
  • Miracle Pictures (Firm : Los Angeles, Calif.)
  • MGM Home Entertainment Inc
  • Afro Celt Sound System (Musical group)
Runtime
122
Series statement
MGM DVD
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Rusesabagina, Paul
  • Rusesabagina, Paul
  • Civil War (Rwanda : 1994)
  • Hotelkeepers
  • Genocide
  • Tutsi (African people)
  • Rwanda
  • Atrocities
  • Genocide
  • Hotelkeepers
  • Tutsi (African people)
  • Rwanda
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
Instantiates
Publication
Distribution
Note
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 2004
  • Special features: optional audio commentary with Terry George Paul Rusesabagina, with select commentary by Wyclef Jean; optional audio commentary of select scenes with Don Cheadle; A message for peace : making Hotel Rwanda / produced & directed by Greg Carson (28 min.); Return to Rwanda (15 min.) which follows Rusesabagina as he returns to his native land; 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
Closed captioned
Control code
ocm57673690
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (122 min.)
Governing access note
Rated: 14A
Isbn
9780792866862
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
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
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
Publication
Distribution
Note
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 2004
  • Special features: optional audio commentary with Terry George Paul Rusesabagina, with select commentary by Wyclef Jean; optional audio commentary of select scenes with Don Cheadle; A message for peace : making Hotel Rwanda / produced & directed by Greg Carson (28 min.); Return to Rwanda (15 min.) which follows Rusesabagina as he returns to his native land; 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
Closed captioned
Control code
ocm57673690
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (122 min.)
Governing access note
Rated: 14A
Isbn
9780792866862
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
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
Video recording format
DVD

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