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God grew tired of us

Author: Christopher QuinnTommy Walker, (Filmmaker)Peter GilbertBrad PittSteven RosenbaumAll authors
Publisher: Culver City, Calif. : Sony Pictures Home Entertainment, ©2007.
Edition/Format:   DVD video : NTSC color broadcast system : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Presents the plight of young, male Sudanese refugees, known as "lost boys," being displaced to foreign countries due to civil war in their homeland. The film tells the story of three of the lost boys who struggled to come to the United States for a better life, while still attempting to assist the family and friends they have left behind.
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Genre/Form: Video recordings for the hearing impaired
Documentary films
Nonfiction films
Feature films
Biographical films
Spanish language materials
Biography
Films for the hearing impaired
History
Named Person: Panther Bior; John Bul Dau; Daniel Abol Pach
Material Type: Videorecording
Document Type: Visual material
All Authors / Contributors: Christopher Quinn; Tommy Walker, (Filmmaker); Peter Gilbert; Brad Pitt; Steven Rosenbaum; Adam Schlesinger; Jack Schneider; Eric Gilliland; Catherine Keener; Dermot Mulroney; Molly Bradford Pace; Nicole Kidman; Panther Bior; John Bul Dau; Daniel Abol Pach; Paul Daley; Johanna Giebelhaus; Geoffrey Richman; Jamie Saft; Mark Nelson; Mark McAdam; Newmarket Films.; Silver Nitrate (Firm); National Geographic Films.; Lost Boys of Sudan, Inc.; Sony Pictures Home Entertainment (Firm)
ISBN: 142486495X 9781424864959
OCLC Number: 132840197
Language Note: In English with optional English or Spanish subtitles; closed-captioned.
Notes: Originally produced as a motion picture in 2006.
Special features: Commentary with the director Christopher Quinn and the 3 of the lost boys ; "Finding the Lost Boys" featurette (16 min.) ; Theatrical trailer (3 min.) ; "Take action" featuring messages from Dau and Bior; Website links for Sudanese relief charities.
Credits: Director of photography, Paul Daley ; edited by Johanna Giebelhaus, Geoffrey Richman ; original music, Jamie Saft, Mark Nelson, Mark McAdam.
Performer(s): Narrated by Nicole Kidman ; featuring, Panther Bior, John Bul Dau, Daniel Abol Pach.
Target Audience: MPAA rating: PG; thematic elements and some disturbing images.
Description: 1 videodisc (90 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.
Details: DVD ; region 1, NTSC ; anamorphic widescreen (1.85:1 aspect ratio) presentation ; Dolby digital 5.1.
Contents: Special features: Anamorphic widescreen version --
Commentary with director and Lost Boys --
Finding the Lost Boys --
Language: English 5.1 Dolby digital --
Subtitles: English, Spanish.
Responsibility: Newmarket Films presents in association with Silver Nitrate ; a National Geographic Films/LBS production ; a film by Christopher Quinn and Tommy Walker ; executive produced by Peter Gilbert, Brad Pitt, Steven Rosenbaum, Adam Schlesinger, Jack Schneider ; co-produced by Eric Gilliland, Catherine Keener, Dermot Mulroney ; produced by Molly Bradford Pace, Christopher Quinn, Tommy Walker ; co-directed by Tommy Walker ; directed by Christopher Quinn ; written by Christopher Quinn.

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Presents the plight of young, male Sudanese refugees, known as "lost boys," being displaced to foreign countries due to civil war in their homeland. The film tells the story of three of the lost boys who struggled to come to the United States for a better life, while still attempting to assist the family and friends they have left behind.

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