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Title Out of Africa [(Blu-ray) videorecording] / a Mirage Enterprises production ; a Sydney Pollack film ; screenplay by Kurt Luedtke ; produced and directed by Sydney Pollack.

Edition 100th anniversary
Publication Info. Universal City, CA : Universal Studios Home Entertainment, [2012]
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Description 1 videodisc : sound, color ; 4 3/4 inches
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Series Collector's series
Monitor collectors series.
Note Based on the books: Out of Africa / by Karen Blixen; Shadows on the grass ; Letters from Africa / by Isak Dinesen. Isak Dinesen, the life of a storyteller / by Judith Thurman. Silence will speak / by Errol Trzebinski.
Based on the life of writer Isak Dinesen.
Originally produced as a motion picture in 1985.
Special features: Song of Africa : an original documentary; feature commentary with director Sydney Pollack; production notes; cast and filmmakers; theatrical trailer; recommendations; Universal WEB links.
MPAA rating: PG.
Credits Music, John Barry ; editors, Fredric Steinkamp ... [and others] ; director of photography, David Watkin ; co-producer, Terence Clegg.
Cast Robert Redford, Meryl Streep, Klaus Maria Brandauer.
Summary The true story of Karen Blixen, a strong-willed woman who runs a coffee plantation in Kenya (British East Africa) in 1914. An epic romance of love and loss.
Audience MPAA rating: PG.
System Details Blu-ray disc; 1080p HD widescreen; DTS-HD MA 5.1 or DTS surround 5.1 sound frmats; requires Blu-ray player.
Language In English with optional soundtrack in French; subtitled in French or Spanish; English subtitled for the deaf and hard of hearing.
Awards Academy Award, 1986: Best picture; Best director; Best cinematography; Best art direction, set decoration; Best sound; Best music, original score; Best writing, screenplay based on material from another medium. Golden Globes, 1985: Best motion picture-drama; Best original score-motion picture; Best performance by an actor in a supporting role in a motion picture.
Subject Blixen, Karen, 1885-1962 -- Drama.
Dinesen, Isak, 1885-1962 -- Film adaptations.
Authors, Danish -- 20th century -- Drama -- Videodiscs.
Country life -- Kenya -- Drama -- Videodiscs.
Biographical films.
Romance films.
Film adaptations.
Kenya -- Social life and customs -- 1895-1963 -- Drama.
Great Britain -- Colonies -- Drama.
Genre Feature films.
Videorecordings for the hearing impaired.
Blu-ray discs.
Added Author Pollack, Sydney, 1934-2008, film director, film producer.
Luedtke, Kurt, screenwriter.
Redford, Robert, actor.
Streep, Meryl, actor.
Brandauer, Klaus Maria, actor.
Barry, John, 1933-2011, composer.
Steinkamp, Fredric, film editor.
Watkin, David, 1925-2008, director of photography.
Film adaptation of (work): Dinesen, Isak, 1885-1962. Shadows in the grass.
Dinesen, Isak, 1885-1962. Breve fra Afrika. English.
Mirage Productions (New York, N.Y.)
Universal Pictures (Firm)
Universal City Studios.
Standard No. 025192127793
Music No. 61121058 Universal (set)
476400 Universal (Blu-ray)
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