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Desert Flower

Author: Liya KebedeSally HawkinsCraig ParkinsonPeter HerrmannSherry HormannAll authors
Publisher: New York : Virgil Films, [2011] ©2011
Edition/Format:   DVD video : NTSC color broadcast system : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Inspired by the life of Waris Dirie, including how she escaped from an arranged marriage at the age of thirteen and embarked upon a two-hundred-mile journey across the desert of Somalia in an adventure that eventually led her into a modeling career.
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Genre/Form: Biographical films
Drama
Feature films
Fiction films
Named Person: Waris Dirie; Waris Dirie
Material Type: Internet resource, Videorecording
Document Type: Visual material, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Liya Kebede; Sally Hawkins; Craig Parkinson; Peter Herrmann; Sherry Hormann; Waris Dirie; Virgil Films.; National Geographic Entertainment (Firm); Match Factory (Firm)
ISBN: 6314295084 9786314295080
OCLC Number: 733964180
Language Note: English audio.
Notes: Based on the autobiographic novel by Waris Dirie.
Originally produced as a motion picture in 2009.
Bonus features: extended interviews; theatrical trailer.
Credits: Director of photography, Ken Kelsch ; edited by Clara Fabry ; music by Martin Todsharow.
Cast: Liya Kebede, Sally Hawkins, Craig Parkinson, Meera Syal, Soraya Omar-Scego, Anthony Mackie, Timothy Spall.
Target Audience: MPAA rating: R.
Description: 1 videodisc (120 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
Details: DVD; region 1, NTSC; widescreen.
Responsibility: National Geographic Entertainment and the Match Factory present ; produced by Peter Herrmann ; written and directed by Sherry Hormann.
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Inspired by the life of Waris Dirie, including how she escaped from an arranged marriage at the age of thirteen and embarked upon a two-hundred-mile journey across the desert of Somalia in an adventure that eventually led her into a modeling career.

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