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12 years a slave

Language and/or Subtitles: English
Format: Blu-Ray 2014
Availability: Available at 6 Libraries 6 of 7 copies
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CLP - Main Library Second Floor Film & Audio - Blu-Ray BLU-RAY 12
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Collection  Second Floor Film & Audio - Blu-Ray
Call Number  BLU-RAY 12
Green Tree Public Library Adult DVD DVD TWE
Location  Green Tree Public Library
Collection  Adult DVD
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Mt. Lebanon Public Library Movies BLU TWELVE Years
Location  Mt. Lebanon Public Library
Collection  Movies
Call Number  BLU TWELVE Years
Northern Tier Regional Library DVD Blu-ray 12
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Collection  DVD
Call Number  Blu-ray 12
South Park Library AV Special Collections BLU TWE
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Collection  AV Special Collections
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Western Allegheny Community Library Audiovisual BLURAY TWELVE YEARS
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Collection  Audiovisual
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Monroeville Public Library Video IN TRANSIT
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Collection  Video
Based on the true story of Solomon Northup. In 1841, Northup, an accomplished, free citizen of New York, is kidnapped and sold into slavery. Stripped of his identity and deprived of dignity, Northup is ultimately purchased by ruthless plantation owner Edwin Epps and must find the strength within to survive.
Additional Information
Subjects Northup, Solomon, -- 1808-1863? -- Drama.
Slaves -- United States -- Drama.
African Americans -- Drama.
Plantation life -- Louisiana -- History -- 19th century -- Drama.
Slavery -- Louisiana -- History -- 19th century -- Drama.
Feature films.
Biographical films.
Historical films.
Fiction films.
Video recordings for the hearing impaired.
Video recordings for people with visual disabilities.
Publisher Beverly Hills, California :2014
Edition Blu-ray, Widescreen.
Other Titles Twelve years a slave.
Twelve years a slave
Contributors Pitt, Brad, 1963- producer, actor.
Ridley, John, 1965- screenwriter.
McQueen, Steve, 1969- director.
Ejiofor, Chiwetel actor.
Fassbender, Michael, 1977- actor.
Cumberbatch, Benedict, 1976- actor.
Dano, Paul, 1984- actor.
Giamatti, Paul, actor.
Nyong'o, Lupita, actor.
Paulson, Sarah, 1974- actor.
Woodard, Alfre, 1953- actor.
Zimmer, Hans, composer.
Northup, Solomon, 1808-1863? Twelve years a slave.
Regency Enterprises, presenter.
River Road Entertainment (Firm), presenter, production company.
Plan B (Firm), production company.
New Regency (Firm), production company.
FilmFour (Firm), production company.
Twentieth Century Fox Home Entertainment, Inc., publisher.
Participants/Performers Chiwetel Ejiofor, Michael Fassbender, Benedict Cumberbatch, Paul Dano, Paul Giamatti, Lupita Nyong'o, Sarah Paulson, Brad Pitt, Alfre Woodard.
Other Contributors Director of photography, Sean Bobbitt ; production designer, Adam Stockhausen ; costume designer, Patricia Norris ; editor, Joe Walker ; music, Hans Zimmer.
Audience MPAA rating: R; for violence/cruelty, some nudity, and brief sexuality.
Language English
In English, French, or Spanish; with optional Spanish subtitles; with optional English subtitles for the deaf and hearing impaired (SDH); with optional English audio description for the visually impaired (DVS).
Notes Title from container.
Originally released as a motion picture in 2013.
Based on the book by Solomon Northup.
Special features: A historical portrait (documentary including cast and crew interviews); The team; The score.
System Details Blu-ray Disc; region A; widescreen (2.40:1) presentation; 50GB dual layer; AVC@29 Mbps; DTS-HD Master Audio 5.1 (English); Dolby digital 5.1 (English DVS, French, Spanish).
Blu-ray Disc requires a Blu-ray Disc player.
Awards Academy Awards, 2013: Best Picture, Best Supporting Actress (Nyong'o), Best Adapted Screenplay.
Description 1 videodisc (134 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
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