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The children's war : life in Northern Uganda

Author: Andrew Krakower; Rare World Features.; Cinema Libre Studio.
Publisher: [United States] : Cinema Libre Studio, [2010]
Edition/Format:   DVD video : NTSC color broadcast system : EnglishView all editions and formats
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For the last twenty-two years, the nightmare has begun at sundown in Acholidand, Northern Uganda. Under the cover of darkness, the Lord's Resistance Army (LRA) has kidnapped, enslaved, raped, and forcibly conscripted more than 20,000 children, some as young as six years old. Survivors finally give voice to atrocities suffered and performed. At great personal risk, rebel commanders, elders, teachers, social workers,  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Feature films
Documentary films
Nonfiction films
Material Type: Internet resource, Videorecording
Document Type: Visual material, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Andrew Krakower; Rare World Features.; Cinema Libre Studio.
OCLC Number: 608103912
Language Note: In English and Acoli with English subtitles.
Notes: Originally produced as a motion picture in 2009.
Special features include the short film, Rakai and a slideshow.
Credits: Music by Brian Satterwhite ; director of photography, Andrew Krakower.
Description: 1 videodisc (64 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
Details: DVD, NTSC; all region.
Other Titles: Rakai.
Life in Northern Uganda
Responsibility: Cinema Libre Studio presents a Rare World Features production ; produced and directed by Andrew Krakower.

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For the last twenty-two years, the nightmare has begun at sundown in Acholidand, Northern Uganda. Under the cover of darkness, the Lord's Resistance Army (LRA) has kidnapped, enslaved, raped, and forcibly conscripted more than 20,000 children, some as young as six years old. Survivors finally give voice to atrocities suffered and performed. At great personal risk, rebel commanders, elders, teachers, social workers, and the children themselves reveal what has been hidden from the world.

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