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Uniform Title Agora (Motion picture)
Title Agora [videorecording] / Newmarket Films, Mod Producciones, Himenóptero, Telecinco Cinema present, with the participation of Canal+ España and the support of I.C.A.A., Ministerio de Cultura-Gobierno de España ; a Mod Producciones, Himenóptero, Telecinco Cinema production ; directed by Alejandro Amenábar ; written by Alejandro Amenábar, Mateo Gil ; produced by Fernando Bovaira, Álvaro Augustin.

Imprint Santa Monica, Calif. : Lions Gate Films, [2010]


Location Call No. Status
 GDL Central Library DVD    AGO    Staff Reported Missing
Description 1 videodisc (ca. 126 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.
Note DVD release of the 2009 motion picture.
Special features: director presentation ; director commentary ; Journey to Alexandria (documentary) ; deleted scenes ; storyboards ; photo gallery.
Credits Director of photography, Xavi Giménez ; editor, Nacho Ruiz Capillas ; music, Dario Marianelli ; costumes, Gabriella Pescucci.
Cast Rachel Weisz, Max Minghella, Oscar Isaac, Ashraf Barhom, Rupert Evans, Homayoun Ershadi, and Michael Lonsdale ; Sammy Samir, Richard Durden, Omar Mostafa, Oshri Cohen, Yousef Sweid.
Summary Set at the end of the 4th century, a young slave in ancient Egypt must choose between joining the Christianity movement, which will give him freedom, or Hypatia, the woman he loves, who is his master and an atheist.
Audience MPAA rating: R; for some violence.
System Details DVD, region 1, widescreen (2.35:1) presentation ; Dolby Digital 5.1 surround.
Language English dialogue, optional subtitles in English or Spanish ; closed-captioned.
Subject Hypatia, -415 -- Drama.
Slaves -- Egypt -- Alexandria -- Drama.
War -- Religious aspects -- Christianity -- Drama.
Guerra -- Aspectos religiosos -- Cristianismo -- Teatro.
Alexandria (Egypt) -- Drama.
Rome -- Drama.
Egipto -- Teatro.
Roma -- Teatro.
Genre/Form Melodramas (Motion pictures)
Historical films.
Video recordings for the hearing impaired.
Added Author Amenábar, Alejandro, 1972- Screenwriter. Director.
Bovaira, Fernando. Producer.
Augustín, Álvaro. Producer.
Gil, Mateo, 1972- Screenwriter.
Weisz, Rachel, 1971- Actor.
Minghella, Max, 1985- Actor.
Isaac, Oscar. Actor.
Barhoum, Ashraf. Actor.
Evans, Rupert. Actor.
Ershadi, Homayoun. Actor.
Lonsdale, Michaël, 1931- Actor.
Durden, Richard. Actor.
Cohen, Oshri, 1984- Actor.
Sweid, Yousef, 1978- Actor.
Giménez, Xavi, 1970- Cinematographer.
Marianelli, Dario. Composer.
Newmarket Films.
Mod Producciones.
Himenoptero (Firm)
Telecinco (Firm)
Canal+ España (Firm)
Filmoteca Nacional de España.
Lions Gate Films.
Standard No. 031398125266
Music No. 28655 Lions Gate Films

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