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Goodbye Solo

Author: Ramin BahraniBahareh AzimiJason OransBrian DevineBrooke DevineAll authors
Publisher: Santa Monica, Calif. : Lionsgate, ©2008.
Edition/Format:   DVD video : EnglishView all editions and formats
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On the lonely roads of Winston-Salem, North Carolina, two men forge an improbable friendship that will change both of their lives forever. Solo is a Senegalese cab driver working to provide a better life for his young family. William is a tough Southern good ol' boy with a lifetime of regrets. Solo's American dream is just beginning, while William's is quickly winding down. Despite their differences, both men soon  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Comedy films
Drama
Feature films
Fiction films
Video recordings for the hearing impaired
Teatro
Material Type: Videorecording
Document Type: Visual material
All Authors / Contributors: Ramin Bahrani; Bahareh Azimi; Jason Orans; Brian Devine; Brooke Devine; Stephen Bannatyne; Michael Simmonds; Chad Keith; M Lo; Souléymane Sy Savané; Red West; Diana Franco Galindo; Carmen Leyva; Lane "Roc " Williams; Mamadou Lam; Roadside Attractions (Firm); Gigantic Pictures.; Noruz Films (Firm); Lucky Hat Entertainment (Firm); Independent Television Service.; Lions Gate Films.
OCLC Number: 391334964
Language Note: English dialogue, English or Spanish subtitles; closed-captioned.
Notes: Originally released as a motion picture in 2008.
Special features: Audio commentary with director Ramin Bahrani and cinematographer Michael Simmonds; Theatrical trailer; Also from Lionsgate.
Credits: Director of photography, Michael Simmonds ; production designer, Chad Keith ; music by M. Lo.
Cast: Souléymane Sy Savané, Red West, Diana Franco Galindo, Carmen Leyva, Lane 'Roc' Williams, Mamadou Lam.
Awards: Winner: Venice Film Festival, International Critics Prize.
Target Audience: MPAA rating: R; language.
Description: 1 videodisc (approximately 91 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
Details: DVD, region 1; 16x9 widescreen (1.78:1) DVD screen format; Dolby digital 5.1; Dolby digital 2.0.
Responsibility: Roadside Attractions ; a Gigantic Pictures & Noruz Films production ; in association with Lucky Hat Entertainment ; a co-production of The Independent Television Service (ITVS) ; a film by Ramin Bahrani ; directed and edited by Ramin Bahrani ; written by Bahareh Azimi, Ramin Bahrani ; produced by Jason Orans, Ramin Bahrani ; executive producers, Brian Devine, Brooke Devine ; co-executive producer, Stephen Bannatyne.

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On the lonely roads of Winston-Salem, North Carolina, two men forge an improbable friendship that will change both of their lives forever. Solo is a Senegalese cab driver working to provide a better life for his young family. William is a tough Southern good ol' boy with a lifetime of regrets. Solo's American dream is just beginning, while William's is quickly winding down. Despite their differences, both men soon realize they need each other more than either is willing to admit.

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