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The Resource A far off place, Walt Disney Pictures and Amblin Entertainment present ; presented in association with Touchwood Pacific Partners 1 ; a film by Mikael Salomon ; produced by Eva Monley and Elaine Sperber ; screenplay by Robert Caswell and Jonathan Hensleigh and Sally Robinson ; directed by Mikael Salomon, (videorecording)

A far off place, Walt Disney Pictures and Amblin Entertainment present ; presented in association with Touchwood Pacific Partners 1 ; a film by Mikael Salomon ; produced by Eva Monley and Elaine Sperber ; screenplay by Robert Caswell and Jonathan Hensleigh and Sally Robinson ; directed by Mikael Salomon, (videorecording)

Label
A far off place
Title
A far off place
Statement of responsibility
Walt Disney Pictures and Amblin Entertainment present ; presented in association with Touchwood Pacific Partners 1 ; a film by Mikael Salomon ; produced by Eva Monley and Elaine Sperber ; screenplay by Robert Caswell and Jonathan Hensleigh and Sally Robinson ; directed by Mikael Salomon
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • spa
  • eng
Summary
A boy, a girl, a bushman, and a dog wander across the desert in order to escape elephant poachers who want them dead
Cataloging source
TEFMT
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Director of photography, Juan Ruiz-Anchia ; editor, Ray Lovejoy ; music, James Horner
Dewey number
791.43/72
Intended audience
MPAA rating: PG
Language note
English dialogue with optional French dialogue; optional Spanish subtitles; closed-captioned
LC call number
PN1997.F37
LC item number
F37 2004
PerformerNote
Reese Witherspoon, Ethan Randall, Jack Thompson, Sarel Bok, Maximilian Schell
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1945-
  • 1976-
  • 1978-
  • 1940-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Salomon, Mikael
  • Monley, Eva
  • Sperber, Elaine
  • Caswell, Robert
  • Hensleigh, Jonathan
  • Robinson, Sally Beth
  • Witherspoon, Reese
  • Embry, Ethan
  • Thompson, Jack
  • Bok, Sarel
  • Schell, Maximilian
  • Van der Post, Laurens
  • Van der Post, Laurens
  • Walt Disney Pictures
  • Amblin Entertainment (Firm)
  • Touchwood Pacific Partners I
  • Walt Disney Home Video (Firm)
  • Buena Vista Home Entertainment (Firm)
Runtime
107
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Video recordings for the hearing impaired
  • Poachers
  • South Africa
Target audience
pre adolescent
Technique
live action
Label
A far off place, Walt Disney Pictures and Amblin Entertainment present ; presented in association with Touchwood Pacific Partners 1 ; a film by Mikael Salomon ; produced by Eva Monley and Elaine Sperber ; screenplay by Robert Caswell and Jonathan Hensleigh and Sally Robinson ; directed by Mikael Salomon, (videorecording)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Based on the books "A story like the wind" and "A far off place" by Laurens van der Post
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1993
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Control code
ocm55676810
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (107 min.)
Governing access note
Restricted to home use or face to face teaching
Isbn
9780788851575
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
786936234244
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
33655
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System details
DVD, Region 1, widescreen (2.35:1) presentation; Dolby Digital surround sound
Video recording format
DVD
Label
A far off place, Walt Disney Pictures and Amblin Entertainment present ; presented in association with Touchwood Pacific Partners 1 ; a film by Mikael Salomon ; produced by Eva Monley and Elaine Sperber ; screenplay by Robert Caswell and Jonathan Hensleigh and Sally Robinson ; directed by Mikael Salomon, (videorecording)
Publication
Note
  • Based on the books "A story like the wind" and "A far off place" by Laurens van der Post
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1993
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Control code
ocm55676810
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (107 min.)
Governing access note
Restricted to home use or face to face teaching
Isbn
9780788851575
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
786936234244
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
33655
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System details
DVD, Region 1, widescreen (2.35:1) presentation; Dolby Digital surround sound
Video recording format
DVD

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