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Title Babylon [(Blu-ray) videorecording] / directed by Franco Rosso ; writers, Franco Rosso and Martin Stellman ; producer, Gavrik Losey.

Publication Info. [New York, N.Y.] : Kino Lorber, [2019]
Location Call No. Status
 95th Street Adult Blu-ray Fiction  F BABYLO    AVAILABLE
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Description 1 videodisc (95 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
digital rdatr
optical rdarm
stereo rdacpc
DTS 2.0
video file rdaft
Blu-ray
region A rdare
Motion pictures lcgft
System Details Blu-ray; region A; DTS 2.0, stereo; 1920x1080p, widescreen (1.85:1) presentation; requires Blu-ray player.
Language English dialogue; English subtitles.
Note Title from container.
Originally released as a motion picture in 1980.
Cast David N. Haynes, Trevor Laird, Victor Romero Evans.
Performer Featuring Aswad, Johnny Clarke, Dennis Bovell.
Summary Raw and smoldering, the film follows a young reggae DJ in Thatcher-era Brixton as he pursues his musical ambitions, battling fiercely against the racism and xenophobia of employers, neighbors, police, and the National Front. Fearless and unsentimental, and set to a blistering reggae, dub, and lovers rock soundtrack featuring Aswad, Johnny Clarke, and more, anchored by legendary producer Dennis Bovell's atmospheric score.
Subject Blacks -- England -- London -- Drama -- Videodiscs.
Racism -- England -- London -- Drama -- Videodiscs.
Reggae music -- England -- London -- Drama -- Videodiscs.
Johnson, Linton Kwesi, 1952- -- Political and social views.
Johnson, Linton Kwesi, 1952- (OCoLC)fst00201641 -- Videodiscs.
England -- London (OCoLC)fst01204271 -- Videodiscs.
Genre Drama. (OCoLC)fst01423879
Feature films. (OCoLC)fst01710384
Feature films.
Fiction films.
Blu-ray discs.
Added Author Rosso, Franco, 1941- film director, screenwriter.
Stellman, Martin, screenwriter.
Losey, Gavrik, film producer.
Forde, Brinsley, 1953- on-screen participant.
Haynes, David N., actor.
Laird, Trevor, 1957- actor.
Evans, Victor Romero, actor.
Aswad (Musical group), performer.
Kino Lorber, Inc., publisher.
Standard No. 738329239183
Music No. K23918 Kino Classics
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