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Gandhi : end of an empire

Author: Gilles DelannoyMichel PascalSylvie NicoletVision 7 (Firm)Gaumont (Firm)All authors
Publisher: Mumbai, India : Sound Entertainment, distributor, [2009?]
Edition/Format:   DVD video : NTSC color broadcast system : English : Collector's ed
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Commentary and archival footage outline conditions in India in the late 19th and early 20th centuries, then look in depth at the Indian independence movement and the role played by Mahatma Gandhi in obtaining independence from Britain, particularly the techniques of nonviolent resistance. Presents a portrait of Gandhi from his return to India in 1915 (from South Africa) through his assassination and funeral in 1948.
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Genre/Form: Documentary television programs
Biographical television programs
Educational television programs
Biography
History
Named Person: Gandhi, Mahatma; Gandhi, Mahatma
Material Type: Videorecording
Document Type: Visual material
All Authors / Contributors: Gilles Delannoy; Michel Pascal; Sylvie Nicolet; Vision 7 (Firm); Gaumont (Firm); Sound Entertainment (Mumbai, India)
OCLC Number: 703874993
Notes: Originally made for French television by Vision 7 and Gaumont in the 1980s (between 1984 and 1988?), with title: Gandhi : la fin d'un empire; part of the educational documentary series: Les grands jours du siècle. English-language version also released during the 1980s, in series: The great days of the century : a record of our time.
DVD date based on date of Government of India Central Board of Film certification.
Duration stated on container: ca. 60 min. Dolby digital stereo.
Credits: Editing, Gilles Delannoy; associate producer, Jean-Paul Thomas; executive producer and video facilities, Channel 80; additional documents, Visnews, EMI Pathé, British Movietone, Imperial War Museum; photos, Viollet Keystone; documentation, Sylvie Nicolet, Manuela Paodan [i.e. Padoan?]; sound editing, Sylvie Nicolet; original music, Robert Viger; special effects, Jean Paul Fouché.
Description: 1 videodisc (52 min.) : sd., b&w ; 4 3/4 in.
Details: DVD; all region disc, NTSC.
Other Titles: Gandhi (Television program : Vision 7 (Firm)).
January 30, 1948
Gandhi, end of an empire
Great days of the century.
Grands jours du siècle.
Responsibility: documents, Cinémathèque Gaumont ; directed by Gilles Delannoy ; commentary, Michel Pascal ; producer, Vision 7.

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Commentary and archival footage outline conditions in India in the late 19th and early 20th centuries, then look in depth at the Indian independence movement and the role played by Mahatma Gandhi in obtaining independence from Britain, particularly the techniques of nonviolent resistance. Presents a portrait of Gandhi from his return to India in 1915 (from South Africa) through his assassination and funeral in 1948.

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