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The Resource Tsotsi, Industrial Development Corporation of South Africa ; Moviworld ; The National Film and Video Foundation of South Africa ; The UK Film & TV Production Company ; written by Gavin Hood ; directed by Gavin Hood

Tsotsi, Industrial Development Corporation of South Africa ; Moviworld ; The National Film and Video Foundation of South Africa ; The UK Film & TV Production Company ; written by Gavin Hood ; directed by Gavin Hood

Label
Tsotsi
Title
Tsotsi
Statement of responsibility
Industrial Development Corporation of South Africa ; Moviworld ; The National Film and Video Foundation of South Africa ; The UK Film & TV Production Company ; written by Gavin Hood ; directed by Gavin Hood
Contributor
Director
Screenwriter
Subject
Genre
Language
  • zul
  • xho
  • afr
  • eng
  • zul
  • xho
  • afr
  • zul
Summary
A young man running with a criminal gang on the streets of Johannesburg, Tsotsi - a nickname meaning thug - is immersed in a world of violence that seems to leave him unaffected, until he discovers an infant in the backseat of a car he has stolen
Awards note
Academy Awards, USA, 2006: Oscar - Best Foreign Language Film of the Year (South Africa).
Cataloging source
TEFMT
Characteristic
videorecording
Dewey number
791.43/72
Intended audience
MPAA rating: R; for language and some strong violent content
Language note
Zulu, Xhosa, Afrikaans dialogue, English subtitles; closed-captioned
LC call number
PN1995.9.G3
LC item number
.T76875 2006
PerformerNote
Presley Chweneyagae, Terry Pheto, Kenneth Nkosi, Mothusi Magano, Zenzo Ngqobe, Zola
Runtime
94
Target audience
adult
Technique
live action
Label
Tsotsi, Industrial Development Corporation of South Africa ; Moviworld ; The National Film and Video Foundation of South Africa ; The UK Film & TV Production Company ; written by Gavin Hood ; directed by Gavin Hood
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Title from container
  • Based on the novel by Athol Fugard
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
1018915
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (ca. 94 min.)
Isbn
9780788868924
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
786936705362
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
50667
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 1018915
  • (Sirsi) 1018915
  • (OCoLC)66292655
System details
DVD, region 1, widescreen presentation; Dolby Digital
Video recording format
DVD
Label
Tsotsi, Industrial Development Corporation of South Africa ; Moviworld ; The National Film and Video Foundation of South Africa ; The UK Film & TV Production Company ; written by Gavin Hood ; directed by Gavin Hood
Publication
Note
  • Title from container
  • Based on the novel by Athol Fugard
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
1018915
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (ca. 94 min.)
Isbn
9780788868924
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
786936705362
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
50667
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 1018915
  • (Sirsi) 1018915
  • (OCoLC)66292655
System details
DVD, region 1, widescreen presentation; Dolby Digital
Video recording format
DVD

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