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Title The act of killing / a film by Joshua Oppenheimer ; produced by Final Cut for Real ApS ; directed by Joshua Oppenheimer ; produced by Signe Byrge Sørensen ; executive producers, Errol Morris, Werner Herzog, André Singer, Joram ten Brink, Torstein Grude, Bjarte Mørner Tveit.

Publication Info. [Littleton, Colo.?] : Drafthouse Films, [2014]
[New York?] : Cinedigm Entertainment Corp, [2014]
©2012

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Location Pub Note Copy No. Status
 Moline PL Adult Audio Visual - MPLG-1  INDONESIAN DVD 364.15234 ACT    AVAILABLE
Edition Director's cut and theatrical cut.
Description 2 DVD discs (122 min., 166 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in. + 1 booklet (40 pages : illustrations ; 19 cm).
two-dimensional moving image rdacontent
text rdacontent
video rdamedia
unmediated rdamedia
videodisc rdacarrier
volume nc rdacarrier
digital optical quadraphonic Dolby Digital 5.1 rda
Widescreen rda
NTSC rda
video file DVD video dual-layered region 1 enhanced for 16x9 television rda
Documentary
Series Drafthouse Films ; no. 14
Drafthouse Films (Series) ; no. 14.
Performer Featuring Haji Anif, Syamsul Arifin, Sakhyan Asmara.
Note Program content: ©2012.
Summary "The act of killing" is an examination of the murder of political dissidents in Indonesia by government sponsored death squads in the years following the military coup in 1965, in which the filmmakers were successful in persuading those responsible to reenact the killings for the camera in the fashion of American movies.
Contents disc 1. Theatrical version (122 min.) -- disc 2. Director's cut (166 min.).
Credits Cinematographers, Carlos Arango de Montis, Lars Skree, Anonymous; editors, Niels Pagh Andersen ... [et al.].
Note Special features: Disc 1: 45 min. interview with Oppenheimer on Democracy now!; Vice presents: Werner Herzog and Errol Morris on The act of killing; Deleted scenes; Trailers; Disc 2: Audio commentary with executive producer Werner Herzog and director Joshua Oppenheimer; 40 page booklet featuring an essay "The murders of Gonzago" by Errol Morris; Digital download.
Language In Indonesian with English subtitles.
Subject Pemuda Pancasila (Organization)
Targeted killing -- Indonesia.
Death squads -- Indonesia.
Indonesia -- History -- Coup d'état, 1965.
Genre/Form Documentary films.
Social problem films.
Historical films.
Nonfiction films.
Feature films.
Indonesian language films.
Added Author Oppenheimer, Joshua, 1974- film director, filmmaker.
Sørensen, Signe Byrge, film producer.
Morris, Errol, film producer.
Herzog, Werner, 1942- film producer.
Singer, André, 1945- film producer.
Ten Brink, Joram, film producer.
Grude, Torstein, film producer.
Tveit, Bjarte Mørner, film producer.
Anif, Haji.
Arifin, Sjamsul.
Asmara, Sakhyan.
Arango de Montis, Carlos, cinematographer.
Skree, Lars, cinematographer.
Andersen, Niels Pagh, editor of moving image work.
Andersson, Erik, editor of moving image work.
Bengtsen, Charlotte Munch, editor of moving image work.
Billeskov Jansen, Janus, 1951- editor of moving image work.
Fatjó-Vilas, Ariadna, editor of moving image work.
Montpetit, Mariko, editor of moving image work.
Morris, Errol. Murders of Gonzago.
Final Cut for Real ApS, film production company.
Drafthouse Films, film distributor.
Cinedigm (Firm), film distributor.
Added Title Democracy now! (Television program)
Standard No. 025192219191
Music No. 2029768 Drafthouse Films
2029769 Drafthouse Films

 
    
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