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Title Gandhi [videorecording] / Columbia Pictures ; International Film Investors ... [and others] present Richard Attenborough's film ; produced by Richard Attenborough ; written by John Briley ; directed by Richard Attenborough.

Publication Info. Burbank, CA : Columbia TriStar Home Video, [2001]


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Description 1 videodisc (190 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
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Note Originally released as a motion picture in 1982.
Special features include: Ben Kingsley talks about Gandhi; original newsreel footage of Gandhi in England, his farewell talk in Europe, and the Mahatma Gandhi death fast; the making of Gandhi photo montage ; the works of Mahatma Gandhi; filmographies; theatrical trailer.
Credits Directors of photography, Billy Williams, Ronnie Taylor ; editor, John Bloom ; music, Ravi Shankar, George Fenton.
Cast Ben Kingsley, Candice Bergen, Edward Fox, John Gielgud, Trevor Howard, John Mills, Martin Sheen.
Summary Tells the story of Gandhi's adult life, when he led an entire country to freedom, using non-violent methods.
Audience MPAA rating: PG.
System Details DVD, Region 1, widescreen presentation (aspect ratio 2.35:1); Dolby Digital 5.1.
Awards Academy Awards for Best Picture: Richard Attenborough; Best Actor in a Leading Role: Ben Kingsley; Best Art Direction-Set Decoration: Robert W. Laing, Michael Seirton, Craig, Stuart; Best Cinematography: Ronnie Taylor, Billy Williams; Best Costume Design: Bhanu Athaiya, John Mollo; Best Director: Richard Attenborough; Best Film Editing: John Bloom; Best Writing, Screenplay Written Directly for the Screen: John Briley.
Language English, French and Spanish language soundtracks with optional subtitles in English, Chinese, French, Korean, Portuguese, Spanish and Thai; closed-captioned in English for the hearing impaired.
Subject Gandhi, Mahatma, 1869-1948 -- Drama.
Gandhi, Mahatma, 1869-1948 -- Teatro.
Nonviolence -- Drama.
Biographical films -- Video recordings.
Video recordings for the hearing impaired -- Video recordings.
DVDs -- Video recordings.
Feature films -- Video recordings -- 1981-1990.
India -- Politics and government -- 1919-1947 -- Drama.
South Africa -- Race relations -- Drama.
India -- Gobierno -- 1919-1947 -- Teatro.
India -- Política -- 1919-1947 -- Teatro.
India -- History -- Autonomy and independence movements -- Drama -- Video recordings.
India -- History -- Autonomy and independence movements -- Drama.
Genre/Form Biographical films.
Video recordings for the hearing impaired.
Feature films.
Local Subject Digital video collection.
Academy Awards best picture -- 1981-1990.
Added Author Attenborough, Richard.
Briley, John.
Kingsley, Ben, 1943-
Bergen, Candice, 1946-
Fox, Edward, 1937-
Gielgud, John, 1904-2000.
Howard, Trevor, 1916-1988.
Mills, John, 1908-2005.
Sheen, Martin.
Williams, Billy.
Taylor, Ronnie.
Shankar, Ravi, 1920-2012.
Fenton, George.
Columbia Pictures.
International Film Investors (Firm)
Columbia TriStar Home Video (Firm)
Added Title Gandhi (Motion picture)
ISBN 0767828070
Standard No. 043396032972
Music No. 03297 Columbia TriStar

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