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Of gods and men.

Author: Xavier BeauvoisJacques HerlinLambert WilsonMichaël LonsdaleOlivier RabourdinAll authors
Publisher: [Australia] : Sony Pictures Home Entertainment, 2011.
Edition/Format:   DVD video : PAL color broadcast system : English : WidescreenView all editions and formats
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Eight French Christian monks live in harmony with their Muslim brothers in a monastery in the mountains of North Africa in the 1990's. When a crew of foreign workers are massacred by an Islamic fundamentalist group, fear sweeps though the region. The army offers them protection, but the monks refuse. Should they leave? Despite the growing menace in their midst, they slowly realize that they have no choice but to  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Drama
Feature films
Video recordings for the hearing impaired
Material Type: Videorecording
Document Type: Visual material
All Authors / Contributors: Xavier Beauvois; Jacques Herlin; Lambert Wilson; Michaël Lonsdale; Olivier Rabourdin; Philippe Laudenbach
OCLC Number: 765774444
Language Note: French dialogue; English subtitles. Subtitled for the deaf and hard of hearing.
Notes: Previously released as a motion picture in 2010.
"Inspired by a true story"--Cover.
Includes a second disc published by Armada Films, Why Not Productions and France 3 Cinema. Blu-ray and DVD combo pack.
Credits: Written and directed by Xavier BeauvoisScreenplay, Etienne Comar ; producers, Pascal Caucheteux, Etienne Comar ; cinematography, Caroline Champetier.
Cast: Jacques Herlin, Lambert Wilson, Michael Lonsdale, Olivier Rabourdin, Philippe Laudenbach.
Target Audience: Censorship classification : MA15+
Description: 1 videodisc (DVD) (approximately 118 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
Details: DVD region 4 ; PAL ; aspect ratio 16:9 ; Dolby digital 5.1, stereo 2.0.

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Eight French Christian monks live in harmony with their Muslim brothers in a monastery in the mountains of North Africa in the 1990's. When a crew of foreign workers are massacred by an Islamic fundamentalist group, fear sweeps though the region. The army offers them protection, but the monks refuse. Should they leave? Despite the growing menace in their midst, they slowly realize that they have no choice but to stay, come what may.

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