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Mister Johnson

Format: DVD 2015
Availability: Available at 1 Library 1 of 1 copy
Available (1)
Location Collection Call #
CLP - Main Library Second Floor Film & Audio - Feature Film DVD DVD Mister
Location  CLP - Main Library
Collection  Second Floor Film & Audio - Feature Film DVD
Call Number  DVD Mister
A Nigerian villager is eager to work as a civil servant for the British authorities, including a sympathetic district officer, in the hopes that it will benefit him in the future. Instead, his ambition leads to his tragic downfall.
Additional Information
Series Criterion collection ; 774.
Subjects Male friendship -- Drama.
Great Britain -- Colonies -- Africa -- Drama.
Africa -- Social life and customs -- Drama.
Feature films.
Fiction films.
Video recordings for the hearing impaired.
Publisher [New York, New York] :2015
Edition Director-approved DVD special edition, Widescreen.
Other Titles Mister Johnson.
Mr. Johnson
Contributors Beresford, Bruce, director.
Fitzgerald, Michael (Producer), producer.
Boyd, William, 1952- screenwriter.
Eziashi, Maynard, actor.
Brosnan, Pierce, actor.
Woodward, Edward, 1930-2009, actor.
Delerue, Georges, 1925-1992, composer.
Cary, Joyce, 1888-1957. Mister Johnson.
Criterion Collection (Firm), publisher.
Participants/Performers Maynard Eziashi, Pierce Brosnan, Edward Woodward.
Other Contributors Director of photography, Peter James ; editor, Humphrey Dixon ; music, Georges Delerue.
Language English
In English; with optional English subtitles for the deaf and hearing impaired (SDH).
Notes Title from container.
Originally released as a motion picture in 1990.
Based on the novel by Joyce Cary.
Accompanying material may include folded insert featuring an essay by film scholar Neil Sinyard.
Special features: New interviews with director Bruce Beresford, producer Michael Fitzgerald, and actors Maynard Eziashi and Pierce Brosnan; trailer.
System Details DVD; NTSC; region 1; widescreen (1.85:1) presentation; Dolby digital stereo.
Description 1 videodisc (101 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
ISBN 1681430525
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