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Gandhi

Author: Ben KingsleyCandice BergenEdward FoxJohn GielgudTrevor HowardAll authors
Publisher: Culver City, Calif. : Sony Pictures Home Entertainment, 2007, ©1982.
Edition/Format:   DVD video : English : Widescreen format ; single sided. (Disc 2 missing)View all editions and formats
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Follows the life of Mahatma Gandhi from his days as a lawyer in South Africa to his role as India's spiritual leader by using his philosophy of non-violent but direct-action protest that helped end British rule. Centers on the extraordinary man who fought for a nonviolent, peaceful existence and set an entire nation free.
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Genre/Form: DVD-Video discs
Drama
Feature films
History
Video recordings for the hearing impaired
Named Person: Gandhi, Mahatma; Gandhi, Mahatma; Gandhi, Mahatma
Material Type: Videorecording
Document Type: Visual material
All Authors / Contributors: Ben Kingsley; Candice Bergen; Edward Fox; John Gielgud; Trevor Howard; John Mills; Martin Sheen; John Briley; Richard Attenborough; Ronnie Taylor; Billy Williams; John Bloom; Ravi Shankar; Bhanu Athaiya; John Mollo; Stuart Craig; Columbia Pictures.
ISBN: 1424840945 9781424840946
OCLC Number: 795413555
Language Note: Soundtrack in English, French, Portuguese or Spanish; subtitles in English, Korean, Portuguese or Spanish. Closed-captioned for the hearing impaired.
Notes: Title from container.
Originally produced as a motion picture in 1982.
Credits: Directors of photography, Ronnie Taylor, Billy Williams ; editor, John Bloom ; music, Ravi Shankar ; costume designers, Bhanu Athaiya, John Mollo ; production designer, Stuart Craig ; written by John Briley ; produced and directed by Richard Attenborough.
Cast: Ben Kingsley, Candice Bergen, Edward Fox, John Gielgud, Trevor Howard, John Mills, Martin Sheen., Ian Charleson, Athol Fugard, Gunter Maria Halmer, Saeed Jaffrey.
Awards: Academy Awards, USA, 1983: Oscars for Best Actor in a Leading Role (Ben Kingsley) ; Best Art Direction - Set Decoration (Stuart Craig, Robert W. Laing, Michael Seirton) ; Best Cinematography (Billy Williams, Ronnie Taylor) ; Best Costume Design (John Mollo, Bhanu Athaiya) ; Best Director (Richard Attenborough) ; Best Film Editing (John Bloom) ; Best Picture ; Best Writing, Screenplay Written Directly for the Screen (John Briley)
Target Audience: MPAA rating: PG.
Description: 1 videodisc (190 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
Details: DVD format ; widescreen ; single sided ; Dolby 5.1 surround, Dolby 2.0 stereo.; region 1.
Responsibility: Columbia Pictures.

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Follows the life of Mahatma Gandhi from his days as a lawyer in South Africa to his role as India's spiritual leader by using his philosophy of non-violent but direct-action protest that helped end British rule. Centers on the extraordinary man who fought for a nonviolent, peaceful existence and set an entire nation free.

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