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Title Général Idi Amin Dada [videorecording] : autoportrait / Jean-Pierre Rassam et Charles-Henri Favrod présentent ; une production de Jean-François Chauvel ; un film de Barbet Schroeder ; une production Le Figaro, Mara-Films, TV Rencontre.

Publication Info. [New York, N.Y.] : Criterion Collection, [2017]


Location Call No. Status
 PAS Central Library DVD, Non-Fiction    967.61042 GEN    Available
Edition Director-approved special edition.
Description 1 videodisc (90 min.) : DVD video, sound, color ; 4 3/4 in. + 1 fold out booklet (12 unnumbered pages : illustrations ; 19 cm)
two-dimensional moving image tdi rdacontent
video v rdamedia
videodisc vd rdacarrier
Physical Medium DVD video 4 3/4 in. rda
Description digital optical mono Dolby Digital 1.0 rda
NTSC rda
video file DVD video region 1 rda
Motion picture lcsh
Series The Criterion collection ; 153
Criterion collection ; 153.
System Details DVD; NTSC; region 1; 4:3 full screen; Dolby Digital 1.0.
Language In English with optional English subtitles.
Performer Featuring Idi Amin.
Credits Camera, Nestor Almendros ; editor, Denise de Casabianca ; music, Idi Amin Dada.
Note Title from title frame.
Originally released as a motion picture in 1974.
A new restored 2K digital transfer, supervised by the director Barbet Schroeder.
Summary Portrait of Ugandan dictator Idi Amin at the height of his power through several interviews and other informal settings as the filmmakers follow his daily activities. Filmed in 1974.
Note Essay by critic J. Hoberman in fold out booklet.
Terms Of Use For private home use only.
Audience MPAA rating: Not rated.
Note Special features: interviews from 2001 and 2017 with Barbet Schroeder, new interview with journalist and author Andrew Rice about Idi Amin's regime.
Subject Amin, Idi, 1925-2003.
Amin, Idi, 1925-2003 -- Interviews.
Dictators -- Uganda -- Biography.
Uganda -- History -- 1971-1979.
Uganda -- Politics and government -- 1971-1979.
Genre/Form Documentary films.
Feature films.
Nonfiction films.
Added Author Schroeder, Barbet, screenwriter, film director.
Chauvel, Jean-François, film producer.
Favrod, Charles-Henri, 1927- presenter.
Rassam, Jean-Pierre, presenter.
Almendros, Nestor, director of photography.
Casabianca, Denise de, editor of moving image work.
Amin, Idi, 1925-2003, interviewee, on-screen participant.
Société du Figaro, production company.
Mara Films (Firm), production company.
TV Recontre (Firm), production company.
Criterion Collection (Firm), publisher.
Note Container title: General Idi Amin Dada : a self portrait
Added Title Général Idi Amin Dada (Motion picture)
ISBN 1681433885
Standard No. 715515207515
00715515207515 gtin-14
Music No. CC2838D Criterion Collection

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